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Tradewinds Charters

Highway 101, Downtown, Depoe Bay, OR 97341
+1 541-765-2345
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Fishing or Whale Watching, they're the best

I have been coming here for over 20 years and usually catch lots of fish. All their skippers are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Richard_Apdx
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Portland, Oregon
Great Whale Watching

Our daughter made a two hour reservation on a whale watching boat Sunday March 19 leaving at noon... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2017
Widlfire
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Sisters, Oregon
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
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25 Sep 2016
“Fishing charter in Depoe Bay”
30 Aug 2016
“Saw whales up close.....had a blast!”
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Highway 101, Downtown, Depoe Bay, OR 97341
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+1 541-765-2345
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been coming here for over 20 years and usually catch lots of fish. All their skippers are great and they provide all the gear you need. They even clean your fish for a small fee.

1  Thank Richard_Apdx
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Our daughter made a two hour reservation on a whale watching boat Sunday March 19 leaving at noon. It was a lovely day for an ocean excursion and the whales cooperated! I heard there were 11 whales seen spouting. It would have been fun if...More

Thank Widlfire
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I have been fishing with Tradewinds Charters for over twenty years. I keep going back to them for several reasons: All the Captains and First Mates I have been onboard with have been so professional and accommodating and helpful to all of us. We always...More

1  Thank Ilga P
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Our boat, the Kimberly Ann, did very well. Every one on the boat caught their limit of salmon in four hours. Rock fishing was a little slow but we also got very large crabs in the traps. Our captain, Richard was very nice and helpful

Thank LeeAnn L
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We have gone out with Captain Eric several times and will only go with him from now on! We were put on a boat with Captain @$$ and he was rude to us and didn't act like he even wanted to be on his own...More

Thank oregon349
Reviewed 18 September 2016

What an amazing trip! We had a great week on the coast and this was easily my favorite part. I was a little unsure about taking our toddler out, but am so glad that we did. She was excited to see a whale up close...More

2  Thank BouvOnTheMove
Reviewed 31 August 2016

First: If stairs are not in your plan...look elsewhere because there are a bunch of them! Other than that...we had a blast!!! Took us out to the bay, saw many whales up close and personal. Captain was great...(deckhand..not so much), There were 5 of us.....and...More

1  Thank Idaho4me
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The crew was fabulous making the kids in the boat feel safe. I took my 7 year old on a mother son trip and there was another mother son with us. They set us up on the same side close together. Checked in on the...More

1  Thank Adina D
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Went in an excursion a couple of days ago. Overall pretty good. We saw multiple whales which was awesome. We left right on time I expected the captain to share a. little more information about the whales. Also if you go make sure you are...More

Thank mbmoser
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The weather was a typical Oregon Coast day....in the summer....misty, drizzeling, windy and a tad cold. Perfect for whale watching because the whale's love it in Depoe Bay. Just standing waiting for our turn to board the boat we saw a smaller grey whale swimming...More

1  Thank Heather W
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bananamcconnell
what is the chance for catching a chinook in june 14
20 March 2017|
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Response from gonzotravelor | Property representative |
Thank you for the question. At this time Fish and Wildlife has not given dates for this fishery. In previous years this has been quite slow and possible may not have a season then. The best fishing may be Rock fishing... More
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