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Yaquina Bay Charters

1000 SE Bay Blvd, Newport, OR 97365-4201
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Excellent fishing trip

I took my father-in-law on this trip and we both had a blast. Captain Jack and Anne were great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NTB10
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Albany, Oregon
Great day of quality fishing

We caught fish within 10 minutes of heading out. Captain Jack is awesome, helpful, and kept us... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
amelia2424
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Salem, Massachusetts
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We are a friendly, family owned and operated office offering premium ocean sport fishing charters for Albacore Tuna, Rockfish, Halibut, and Salmon. Rockfishing trips are available year-round, but Tuna, Halibut, and Salmon keep us very busy from May through September. We do not overcrowd our boats and have a maximum load of 16 fisherman for Rockfish, 12 for Halibut and Salmon, and 10 for Tuna on our two large boats. Private parties may bring as few or as many people desired up to 30. We run two twin 43ft. Deltas, the Crackerjack and Gracie K, and we also have a smaller 27ft. 6-pack boat named the Jana Sea which allows 6 maximum passengers for premium trips. We're located right next to the Embarcadero Resort Hotel in Newport on the Historic Bayfront.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1000 SE Bay Blvd, Newport, OR 97365-4201
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my father-in-law on this trip and we both had a blast. Captain Jack and Anne were great. We caught our limits of rockfish and a couple lingcod as well. I would definitely recommend opting for the additional crab pots; we took home 11...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We caught fish within 10 minutes of heading out. Captain Jack is awesome, helpful, and kept us going all day long. Yaquina Bay Charters is a well organized company that knows how to treat customers! Will come back every year.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Had the best time fishing!! We got bottom fish and Lin cod!! Got to see whales too!! We’re going to do this again soon!! So much fun!!

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

I went bottom fishing with my brother aboard the Gracie K. It was a full boat with 16 passengers and 15 of the 16 opted for crabbing also. We did not get off to the best of starts when the deckhand forgot to untie one...More

1  Thank Doug340
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Not an educational experience or highly interactive but our day (mine and 12 y daughter) was a highlight of 2 weeks in OR. Caught limit of rockfish and Dungeness crab. Very reasonable prices especially in light of the fresh seafood - pan fried, boiled, made...More

Thank D B
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

I rented the entire boat for a family of 9 to go out crabbing in the bay. A couple of days before the trip Rachel called to let me know that the crabbing in the bay was not good and offered me several options or...More

Thank girllovestotravel
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

I went out twice in July. We caught salmon on both trips. I limited each trip. One trip was on the six-pac boat and one was on the Crackerjack. Both captains worked hard to find the fish and help land the fish. Ann was an...More

Thank Charles H
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

Captain Shannon and crew hand Richard were amazing! Both working hard to make sure everyone had a fish and had a good time! 13 lines dropped and 9 fish on the line within minutes it seemed. WOW! Everyone got a fish. A few were seasick,...More

Thank Cindy K
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

There were only 7 of us on the Crackjack this week for bottom fishing trip...we all limited. Not only was the fishing a lot of fun, but Capt. Jack and deckhand, Jeremy were the BEST. I will definitely book my next trip with Capt. Jack...More

Thank tennistm71
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Although the ocean was rough and a few of us were seasick, we truly enjoyed our family bottom fishing trip with our sons and their wives on October 9th on the Gracie K. We were impressed with the friendliness and professionalism of the captain and...More

Thank Connie T
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