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 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 2021 Highlights!

  • 2021 Schedule Online NOW!
  • Live Bait Trips begin April 12! -- Full and Half day Potluck trips daily for Halibut and Striped Bass -- Rockcod/Lingcod Trips Daily to Farallon Islands (weather permitting) Now Open to 300 feet -- Updated History Tour Schedule--Check schedule for details

2021 Schedule!

  • Trip Updates. All 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 Corporate 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 - Tentative June 24 through November 1. Live Bait Potluck - April 12 into late summer. Rockfish/Dungeness Crab Combo - November 6 through December 31. Sand Dab/Crab - January through March.
  • 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” tour with Chris Carlsson.

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 and clean and our boats are maintained to a very high standard. Our charter 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 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. 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!

Great Day at The Farallon Islands

Another great day fishing the Farallon Islands with a stead bite of vermilion and yellowtail rockfish. We did have a little breeze and left over wind chop from the blow through the night. Our day ended up with 220 rockfish
(More...) (Saturday, April 17, 2021)

Great fishing aboard the New Huck Finn today

Great fishing aboard the New Huck Finn today. We ended the day for our 18 anglers with 14 striped bass and 21 halibut. There is plenty of room on the weekdays - just checked the schedule out at and
(More...) (Saturday, April 17, 2021)

Islands Produced Limits

Good Evening TigerFishermen, The Islands continue to produce limits of quality rockfish as the lingcod fishing varies day by day. We are full again on Sunday. Lots of space all next week. Book your trips 24/7 online at or call
(More...) (Saturday, April 17, 2021)

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