Playn Hooky

Playn Hooky

Andrew Guiliano

Andrew Guiliano

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Playn Hooky Sportfishing
3310 Powell Street
Emeryville, CA 94608

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Planning a San Francisco Fishing Trip? Play'n Hooky is the most comfortable sport fishing vessel available on San Francisco Bay. She boasts a clean and spacious heated cabin with all the amenities of home, including a full galley (stovetop, microwave oven, full sink, hot and cold running water, coffee maker, etc.), plenty of comfortable seating, , expansive windows for exceptional visibility, a spotless restroom, and room to stow your belongings. She is powered by a pair of 300hp clean burning Volvo diesel engines which allow us to cruise at 16 knots, getting you to the fishing grounds quickly and comfortably. At the helm you will find the latest in safety, navigation, communication and fish finding electronics. The fishing deck is roomy and clean, and is superbly armed with the most reliable fishing gear on the water. We are proud to offer custom built Calstar rods paired with Shimano Trinidad reels.

Charter Rates

Trip Types Season AnglersPrice
Private Charter Salmon, Potluck, and Rockcod/Lingcod 6 $1,800
Private Charter Dungeness Crab/Coastal Rockfish 6 $1,800
Prices subject to change without notice. Call the landing for exact pricing.

The Playn Hooky is available for Full and Half day private charters. April thru June we target California Halibut and Striped Bass inside San Francisco Bay. The Summer months are spent along the Marin and San Mateo County coastline targeting King Salmon, Halibut, Rockfish and Lingcod. November/December are Dungeness Crab season where we offer Rockfish/Crab Combo trips and Crab only trips daily, weather permitting


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