The San Francisco Bay Area's Premier Fishing Fleet!

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

2018 Special Events!

  • Cousins Tackle Sponsored Fishing Trips - Test out new rods, tackle grab bags and a chance to win a Cousins rod on every trip!
    • June 26th - TigerFish - Rockcod
    • July 24th - Sea Wolf - Rockcod
    • August 21st - Sea Wolf - Rockcod
    • September 25th - Sea Wolf - Rockcod

  • Family Day trips - These are shorter, Bay only trips focused on introducing newer anglers to our fishery. With more casual departing and return times, emphasis is on teaching young anglers the nuances of Saltwater angling in a milder environment. In addition to fun fishing, they feature great scenery and unique views of the geography and historical landmarks such as Alcatraz prison and the Golden Gate Bridge.
  • "Catch A Memory!"
    • June 6 - TigerFish
    • June 20 - Sea Wolf
    • July 11 - Pacific Pearl
    • July 25 - CGull II
    • August 8 - Pacific Pearl

  • Limited Load trips - Check the schedule for trips that offer reduced maximum loads.
  • Fleet Week Rides, 4th of July Fireworks, Sunset Cruises, and City Lights tours. Check with the Sportfishing Center for details!

Emeryville Marina 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, clean and our boats maintained to a very high standard. Our charter captains specialize putting fisherman 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? No problem as we carry full complement of sandwiches, salads, breakfast burrito's 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 provides fish cleaning services on board and shore-side commercial ice is available upon your return. Easy freeway access and a large parking lot 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.

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!

Aloha Friday Salmon Limits!

Happy Aloha Friday! 18 limits of king salmon up to 17 pounds!  Our morning started off with a wet ride then losing the first fish which set the tone for the day. We hooked many fish during the morning bite but
(More...) (Friday, July 20, 2018)

Back to trolling, back to limits!

Good Afternoon TigerFishermen, Just amazing!  17 limits salmon up to 13 pounds for our anglers!  Our next availability will be 7/30, 7/31 for salmon trolling. Book 24/7 online at or call the shop at 510.652.3403.  “Fish like there’s no tomorrow!” -
(More...) (Thursday, July 19, 2018)

Salmon Mooching

Good Afternoon TigerFishermen, Mooching did not produce limits like the trollers today. We had many opportunities but did not get the fish into the box, landing just 12 salmon up to 20 pounds. We are full the rest of the week.
(More...) (Wednesday, July 18, 2018)

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