Looking for Tuna Popping Charter recommendation in South California

Discussion in 'Jigging and Popping' started by IAY, Nov 2, 2017.

  1. Tunanorth

    Tunanorth Senior Member

    Looks like the bigger bluefin have finally departed. The fact that anything is still biting this far into December is amazing!
    Late-morning report from TODAY.

    December 6th, 2017

    The Pacific Queen called in with limits of Bluefin (15-25#), 4 Yellowfin tuna (50#) and are now focusing on the Yellowfin.

    The Liberty returned this AM with LIMITS of Bluefin Tuna (18) for 9 anglers! The fish grade are between 15 and 25 pounds.
  2. rdrblck66

    rdrblck66 Well-Known Member

    Went out yesterday on the Legend out of San Diego a 1 1/2 trip, Great weather We fished on the Anchor early morning caught a few on the flat fall, then it went to all bait fishing. The keys to catching fish were 20lb. Test, size 4 owner circle hook, and a very lively bait. Later in the day another boat gave us some live squid and it was game-on, flylining live squid and very long soaks! I will say this We say some Huge Foamers of Bluefin. A private boat could of easily casted a poppers and I feel had a Great chance of hooking up.
    Last edited: Dec 9, 2017

  3. blig

    blig Active Member

    the great PF in san diego was a good one