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The Patriot

Patriot Boat

The Patriot offers a cold galley with sandwiches, chips, sodas, beer, and snacks available for purchase.

Sea Angler

Sea Angler


Sportfishing Trips

We specialize in rockcod fishing during open season, May 1st through December 31st.
Our 8-hour 3/4 Day trips usually fish the local reefs, or Pt. Sal in waters 60'-240'.
Our 10-hour All Day trips fish from Pt. Purisima to Pt. Buchon in depths of 60'-240'.
Our 5-hour 1/2 Day trips fish the local reefs off Port San Luis and Shell Beach.

We will continue our popular 'Crab Combo' trips in 2014.
January 1st - April 5th are Saturday 6 hour. 'Crab n Dab' trips. We pull the pots and all anglers with a license share the crab, then fish for Sand Dabs.
April 5th begins the 2014 Salmon Season. We troll for salmon, 16 anglers max. Some 8 hr. 3/4 day 'Salmon n Crab' trips may be scheduled in April.
May 1st - December 31st are our Rockcod trips
May 1st - June 30th and November - December we will run 8 hour 3/4 day 'Rock n Crab' trips one or two days a week.

Albacore trips are scheduled when the fish show up, generally late summer - early fall.

2014 is expected to be great year for Rock Cod fishing. Our season will be May 1st - December 31st, the depth restriction for rockcod is out to 240 ft. We will be fishing from Pt. Buchon to Pt. Purisima. Captains and Crew members are anticipating another good year for Rockcod fishing.


Long Range Rockcod

During the month of April we will have the Black Pearl running 1.5 day trips to San Miguel Island to fish for rockcod prior to our season opening May 1st. We have scheduled 2 trips a week. 
1) Leaves Friday night at 10PM, travels all night and fishes all day Saturday, then travels at night and returns to Avila approximately 6AM on Sunday.
2) Leaves Tuesday night at 10PM, travels all night and fishes all day Wednesday, then travels at night and returns to Avila approximately 6AM on Thursday.

You will be fishing 1 day so you will be allowed a 20fish bag limit: 1 limit of 10 rockfish plus 2 lings and you can fill out your bag with sheephead, whitefish, halibut & other exotics.

Cost is $180 for adults and $160 for kids 12 & under.

Everyone requiring a license will also have to have the ocean enhancement stamp required below Point Conception.


Albacore Trips

Price for the overnight trip will be determined.


Salmon Fishing

2014 Salmon season is scheduled to open April 5th
Salmon trips are 8 hour 3/4 day
16 anglers maximum troll for salmon. The 'Salmon n Crab' trips are also limited load of 16 anglers..
There are fish out there! Quite a few short ones that need to be released but enough legal size to keep it interesting.

Prices for Rockcod Trips

8 hour 3/4 Day Rockcod

$68 adult
$50 child (12 & under)
5 hour Half Day Rockcod

$52 adult
$40 child (12 & under)
Check out 'KIDS FISH FREE' 1/2 Day special.
10 hour All Day Rockcod

$82 adult
$60 child (12 & under)
Additional Costs
Rockcod Rod rental $10.00, One day license  $14.86, Annual license is $46.44. Rockcod set up w/ 1 lb weight $6.00 +tax
Fish filleting and gunnysacks available on the boat. The Crew happily accepts gratuities.
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