Searcher Sportfishing, San Diego, California Saltwater Fishing

Dreaming about catching bluefin, yellowfin tuna, yellowtail, dorado, wahoo and other saltwater fish? Come to San Diego, the gateway to some of the best deep-sea fishing in the world in Baja California, Mexico. At Searcher Sportfishing, we offer 1.5 day to 7 day long range sportfishing excursions to Baja California, Mexico’s fishing destinations — sportfishing trips to fit every schedule and budget.

Captain Art Taylor has owned the 95-foot boat Searcher for over 35 years. He and his crew will make your trip the best sportfishing experience possible.

Catch some adventure and book your 2021 Searcher Sportfishing trips today!

It’s Time to start planing for next years fishing! 🎣⁠ Click here this to hook🎣 your spot. Looking for a fun 🎣 fishing trip? Gain access to offshore areas for fishing for bluefin, yellowfin, dorado, yellowtail and more! 🎣Fishing is better on the Searcher. ⁠🎣Hook a spot here! Let’s go Fishing!! 🎣

Latest from Capt. Art’s Blog

Jan 212021

Tackle Tip Thursday Vol. 134 (Rod Handling)

January 21st, 2021|Capt Art's Blog, Tackle Tip Thursday|

Tackle Tip Thursday is here! Today we have a special guest, Billy from Fisherman’s Landing Tackle Shop. Billy give us a pro tip for novice angler or just a good reminder.

Thank you so much Billy and Fisherman’s Landing Tackle Shop for the great Tackle Tip!

Hook 🎣 more Tackle Tips here.

Jan 192021

Tackle Talk Live with Steve Carson!

January 19th, 2021|Capt Art's Blog, Events|

We will be going LIVE and talking tackle with Steve Carson from Penn Fishing. Tackle Talk Live! Thursday, January 28th at 4pm PST!⁠ 

Join us to talk tackle 🎣with Steve Carson. We will be talking 5 Outfits: Don’t Leave the Dock without set-ups. He’ll review the necessary outfits for fishing small yellowtail to big bluefin.
Tune in this Thursday, January 28th at 4pm pst on Instagram and Facebook for a live demo with Steve Carson. It will be tons of fun and so information. You won’t want to miss it. So mark your calendars and send us some questions.

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Searcher Crew Profile

Christine R, Galley Assistant
Christine welcomes you aboard with a smile and helpful nature!

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Tackle Tip Thursday

What our customers say…

Your leadership, guidance, and crew was definitely the factor in service, attitude, boat condition and performance that set you above all the trips I have made.
Lance Leavitt
The Searcher operation feels like family. The passengers get the spirit of it and fish like friends.
Joe Tyler

Looking for a first-class fishing experience? Searcher is for you! From the time of booking to after your trip, Celia is in contact with all the info you need for your trip. They post pictures of your trip on their web site, Art has webinars on what type of tackle you will need, and after your trip you will feel like you are part of the Searcher family.

Gary Logan

The crew were fun and flawless and that goes back to Art’s leadership.

Jim Lyon

Great experience and I can’t wait to do it again!

Mike Hubbard

Excellent service, value, professionalism of crew on boat and land, condition of boat and effort of all employees.

Norm Fujimoto