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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 a special 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.

Winter 2023 Highlights!

  • **Sand Dab Crab Combos--January 2023.!!**
  • **Sturgeon trips-Six Pack trips Departing from Pittsburg Marina **
  • **Halibut/Striped Bass Trips begin March 18 **
  • **Rockcod/Lingcod opens May 15, 2023 **
  • ** Updated Oakland and San Francisco History Tour Schedule for 2023**

2023 Schedule!

  • Trip Updates. Most trips remain "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 help build a trip that is right for you and your group.
  • Season dates -- Rockfish/Lingcod - May 15 to July 14 (Min. depth 300ft) , July 15 to Dec 31 (No Depth Restrictions). Salmon - TBD. Potluck Halibut/Striped Bass March-October *. Rockfish/Dungeness Crab Combo - November 4 through December 31. Sand Dab/Crab - January 2024.
  • We have expanded our Bay Cruise offerings! In addition to the Oakland and Richmond tours with Liam O'Donaghue 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 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, Drinka and Beer, along with clothing, raingear and boots 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 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!

Thursday Scores

Great day of fishing today!! Our scores for the day... Lady K → 200 Dungeness Crab for 20 anglers New Huck Finn → 270 Dungeness Crab, 270 Rockfish for 27 anglers Pacific Pearl → 220 Rockfish, 193 Dungeness Crab for 22 anglers  Salty Lady
(More...) (Thursday, December 22, 2022)

Hi’s Tackle Box Charter

Today aboard the Sea Wolf we had a fun day to celebrate a year of successful charters for Hi’s Tackle Box out of South San Francisco and for their support of our operation. Our trip today was a rockfish/lingcod trip
(More...) (Sunday, December 18, 2022)

Sea Wolf Thursday Report

Great trip aboard the Sea Wolf today with our 21 anglers catching 32 lingcod and 210 rockfish. We have a couple spots open on next Wednesday’s crab combo trip if you still need holiday crab. Check out our schedule and book
(More...) (Thursday, December 15, 2022)