It has been shark week on the Cal Dawn. We had a limited amount of dates reserved for shark this season.
Today a nice mix, soupfinn, 7gill, halibut and evening white Seabass! Sharks to over 250 pounds!
17 seven Gill sharks (14 limits)
Released 150 pounder, and a pair of 250 pounders. (Estimated weight)
1 white Seabass
I have room for potluck, salmon and rockfish this week.
We ran a shark trip today sponsored by Phenix rods. One of just a handful of shark trips I had on the books for this season.
We broke up the day and fished for halibut when the tide was running hard.
Top fish on the day won a Phenix Abyss 808.
We also fought a monster 7gill for 2 hours and 10 min. The fish weighed in roughly at 325 pounds (estimated weight) he was cut loose and swam off.
14 seven Gill sharks to 325 pounds
I have a potluck trip for rockfish lings and halibut going out in the am with lots of room.
Solid fishing today for both boats.
We ran a potluck on the Cal Dawn today and concentrated on late season Halibut. We finished off with OVER 2 fish per rod with the majority of the fish larger ocean grade.
36 halibut to 26 pounds for 17
On the New Eldorado 3 today we had a islands trip for rockfish. The boat scored full limits of rock and lings.
290 rockfish (25 limits plus crew)
58 ling cod (25 limits plus crew)
To 21 pounds
For the rest of the week I have potluck and salmon available