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Trip 31 Oct 21-28 (7-day) Accurate/Seeker Trip is off and running!

2017-10-21T16:47:56-07:00October 21st, 2017|Capt Art's Blog, News|

Trip 31 passengers were already excited about the awesome Accurate and Seeker gear coming aboard on this annual fall trip with Gary Gillingham and Fred Brandt – imagine how much their excitement multiplied when they found out that their trip destination would be Guadalupe Island! Team Searcher has been fishing the island for the past several trips, and recently decided that this trip should travel there too! Gary arrived early with his arsenal of loaner Seeker rods and Accurate reels, and Fred promptly got the shiny new Diablo-wrapped Seeker rods onboard for his raffle! sstrip31-2017seekrswag

It’s not just about giveaways on this trip – Gary and Fred both bring their valuable and extensive knowledge of SoCal saltwater fishing to share and coach the 25 anglers through any situation! We will be following this trip closely through the Captain’s Blog – so check back daily for updates from their journey!

Trip 29 Oct 7-14 (7-day) is off and running!

2017-10-07T17:27:18-07:00October 7th, 2017|Capt Art's Blog, News|

There were 13 Searcher passengers watching today as the crew offloaded the catch from our prior ultra limited load trip – and they were eager to board and begin their own luxury fishing vacation to Guadalupe Island!  Captain Aaron recommended heavy tackle (including 80# fluorocarbon, an 80# rod with a 2-speed reel with 100# spectra, and 4/0 circle hooks were the recommendations today) and the anglers were quick to review their gear to prep for the action he is anticipating! We will post his regular reports from the field HERE – check back daily!

Accurate, Seeker, and Searcher: Perfect Together

2017-10-06T11:21:58-07:00October 6th, 2017|Capt Art's Blog, News|

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Gary Gillingham and his arsenal

Searcher friends,  Accurate fishing guru Gary Gillingham and Seeker pro-staffer Fred Brandt, will aboard Searcher for October 21-28 for a trip to Guadalupe or the Ridge!

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Fred Brandt’s custom-wrapped giveaway rods for Searcher trip!

Gary and Fred will be utilizing our substantial loaner gear from these two manufacturers, as well as demo gear they will be bringing aboard. Anglers on this 7-day trip will enjoy trying out the superior quality rods and reels these two companies are known for producing, and have a chance at winning one of these custom red-wrap rods!

Each angler will receive a hat and shirt too. And the best news? There are still a few spots open, so book here: SEEKER/ACCURATE trip. Don’t miss out!

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Where the magic happens! Owner RIck Hult at Seeker factory.

 

Trip 28 Oct 1-7 Ultra Limited Load (6-day) is off and running!

2017-10-01T12:10:03-07:00October 1st, 2017|Capt Art's Blog, News|

The 13 passengers on the Ultra Limited Load 6-day had to show up early for check-in this morning – based on recent determination by our captains to include Guadalupe Island as a fishing destination on this trip! The excitement level was high, with many scrambling to purchase heavy test fluorocarbon for their tackle box arsenal! Keep up to speed with our return to “the Lupe“: we will be posting all reports from the field HERE, for you!

Trip 27 Sep 24-Oct 1 (7-day) is off and running!

2017-09-24T12:27:54-07:00September 24th, 2017|Capt Art's Blog, News, Uncategorized|

We’ve supposedly passed the end of summer, but for the 20 passengers starting their 7-day trip today, it sure felt “summery”! Warm weather welcomed our passengers departing on their week-long fishing adventure today!sstrip27-2018artfwsq
 

Capt Art was even showing off the new Fishworks design featuring our favorite lady: Searcher!

Capt Art’s Fall Fishing Forecast!

2017-09-18T20:27:55-07:00September 17th, 2017|News|

Hello all,
Good news from the Ridge and the Rocks: more wahoo are filtering in all the time, just in time for fall fishing. Plenty of yellowfin tuna continue to bite on the Ridge. Also good size yellowtail on the Ridge as well. 
There are still a few spots available on our fall trips! If you haven’t reserved your spot in a fall trip, don’t wait much longer.
Capt Art was recently at The Ridge, during our annual trip with Steve Carson and Penn Reels. Anglers got a nice taste of yellowfin tuna fishing with wahoo sprinkled in! Review wahoo fishing techniques and prep your gear here WAHOO before you book a 6- or 7-day trip — don’t miss out! 
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Trip 25 Sep 13-19 2017 Penn Reels Open (6-day) is off and running!

2017-09-13T12:26:22-07:00September 13th, 2017|Capt Art's Blog, News|

“Professor” Steve Carson showed up early to start the “Penn Fishing University” trip! His cart full of goodies was first in line, filled with Penn demo product, prizes, and test gear for the anglers/students on this popular annual trip!

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Instead of a class syllabus, he shared a menu of prizes we will be tracking as this trip progresses! Capt Art is headed for The Ridge, they departed at 10:10 AM today, so stay tuned to the blog for updates!

Trip 24 Sep 11-13 Turner’s Outdoorsman (1.5-day) is off and running!

2017-09-11T20:47:01-07:00September 11th, 2017|Capt Art's Blog, News|

Trip 24, the last Turner’s Outdoorsman-sponsored 1.5-day trip of this season, departed today under warm, sunny skies with a boat full of happy anglers ready for this exciting trip to get underway!  Turner’s reps Jason R. and Beto S. returned with another crate full of giveaways and raffle prizes for the lucky anglers!

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We’ll let you know how their dawn-to-dark fishing day goes tomorrow! Capt Aaron will be sending us regular reports and we will post them here!

Trip 23 Sep 8-11 Clearfly Comm. and Friends (3-day) is off and running!

2017-09-08T15:24:31-07:00September 8th, 2017|Capt Art's Blog, News|

The team from Clearfly Communications will clearly be making some new friends with a limited load of only 17 anglers on this 3-day trip! They took off today and will be sending us regular reports from the field! Check back here to check them out!

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