Halibut up to 28 Pounds!

Photo Credit: Courtesy of California Dawn Sportfishing

by James Smith

What another phenomenal day on the flat calm ocean! We ran another trip to the Farallon islands for some wide open rockfish action! Big quality rockfish. We switched over for Halibut in the afternoon and landed OVER a fish per rod on the halibut to an impressive 28 pounds!!
I still have room for tomorrow’s trip and room this coming week.

Final count

19 Halibut to 28 pounds
160 rockfish (16 limits)
1 ling cod

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The California Dawn operates out of Berkeley Marina. We are the the only boat in the bay area with a hot galley. If you would like to go fishing with us please call (510) 417-5557. For more information please visit our website www.californiadawn.com.

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Captain James Smith Jr.
California Dawn Sportfishing
Berkeley, CA

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