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We specialize in Sportfishing Adventures in San Francisco Bay and outside the Golden Gate aboard our fleet of 16 charter vessels. Whether you're an individual angler interested in a day of saltwater fishing, or a larger group interested in hosting an event, we are ready to customize a memorable day for you. We focus on making sure you have a fabulous day pursuing the wide range of gamefish that inhabit our waters and exploring the unique beauty of our area.

SPRING/SUMMER 2022 Highlights!

  • **MAY 20--LIVE BAIT "Potluck" for Halibut Striped Bass Begin!!**
  • **April 1--Rockfish/Lingcod trips daily to the Farallon Islands (weather permitting) **
  • **April 2 to May 31, June 23 to October 31--Ocean Salmon trolling**
  • ** Updated Oakland and San Francisco History Tour Schedule**
  • 2022--Annual Crab Trap Validation REQUIRED for all anglers. Please purchase prior to trip

2022 Schedule!

  • Trip Updates. Most trips are "limited Load" with reduced passenger loads. More room at the rail, more available seating and room to move about the boat. If you are interested in a group charter or a private/custom trip aboard one our vessels, please contact the Sportfishing Center. We have a variety of packages and tips to build a trip that is right for you and your group.
  • Season dates -- Rockfish/Lingcod - April 1 through December 31 ( now out to 300ft) , Salmon - April 2. Live Bait Potluck - May into late summer. Rockfish/Dungeness Crab Combo - November 5 through December 31. Sand Dab/Crab - January.
  • We have expanded our Bay Cruise offerings! In addition to the Oakland and Richmond tours with Liam O'Donoghue of East Bay Yesterday, we are introducing and a San Francisco City Front and North Shore tour with Chris Carlsson.

Fish Emeryville is conveniently located in the heart of San Francisco Bay, centrally located to allow our boats to pursue fish inside San Francisco Bay, along the Marin and San Mateo county coastlines, and out to the Farallon Islands. Our fleet is fast and clean and our boats are maintained to a very high standard. Our Captains specialize in putting fishermen on King Salmon, California Halibut, Striped Bass, Rockfish, Lingcod, Sharks, and Dungeness Crab (seasonal) with the goal of making your trip a rewarding and safe adventure.

The newly renovated Sportfishing Center carries a full complement of saltwater tackle, including many items designed by our Captains specifically for our local fisheries. Not sure what tackle you need? No problem, the Sportfishing center offers custom tackle kits specifically tailored to your trip to maximize your catch!

Forget something? Check out our Bait Shop for snacks and drinks, along with clothing, raingear, boots etc. for your convenience. We also offer quality, well maintained rent rods/reels designed for our local fishing.

Each boat offers fish cleaning services on board and shore-side commercial ice is available for purchase upon your return.

*FREE PARKING* and EASY FREEWAY ACCESS make us the #1 fishing destination in Northern California! If you're visiting from out of the area and are in need of a hotel, we now have a special rate for our customers with Four Points by Sheraton San Francisco Bay Bridge. Use this link to get a special rate: or call 888-627-8078 and mention Fish Emeryville.

Please look through our information and should you have any questions, please contact the Sportfishing center at or at 510-652-3403. During the season we update our fishing hotline daily at 510-652-FISH (3474).

Reports from Emeryville's Fishing Fleet!

Beautiful Day with Early Limits!

The Sea Wolf fished along the coast again today for early limits of both rockfish and lingcod and the weather was a nice surprise with a heavy marine layer which delayed the wind till early afternoon. Our 12 anglers caught
(More...) (Thursday, June 30, 2022)

Wow! The phenomenal fishing continues!

Attention Salmon Anglers: All salmon trips will board at 4:30am. Trips are scheduled to depart at 05:30 am; however, we will depart as soon as all anglers are onboard. Good Evening TigerFishermen, Despite arriving on scene a little late we were able
(More...) (Wednesday, June 29, 2022)

Wow! The phenomenal fishing continues

Good Evening TigerFishermen, Wow! The phenomenal fishing continues! Despite arriving on scene a little late we were able to throw in 23 limits (46) of beautiful chinook salmon up to 25 pounds before 10am! We still have 10 spots available this
(More...) (Wednesday, June 29, 2022)