California Dawn Fishing Report

Broadnose Sevengill Shark
Photo Credit: Courtesy of California Dawn Sportfishing

by James Smith

We ran another shark trip today with catches on a hand full of the “big guys”. We released a pair of 175/200 pound class 7gill sharks. With bay fishing so good. We opted to fish a “wide open”bass bite for limits then we switched to solid Halibut bite which almost produced limits as well.
I have lots of room for Halibut and bass this Thursday, and all of next week.
Final count

5 seven Gill sharks (175,200) pounds released
1 soupfinn shark
24 striped bass (10 limits plus crew)
24 Halibut

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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

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Captain James Smith Jr.
California Dawn Sportfishing
Berkeley, CA

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