Salmon Fishing Trips - Monterey Bay
April - August
A Lively Fishery
That proves to be as challenging as it is fun.
Pacific salmon belong to the genus Oncorhynchus.
Scientific Classification : Chinook (King) salmon is classified as Oncorhynchus tshawytscha
Coho (Silver) salmon is classified as Oncorhynchus kisutch
The best-known species is the Chinook salmon, also known as the King salmon.
The King (Chinook) is the largest species of Pacific salmon, averaging about 15 to 25 lb in weight.
The King (Chinook) salmon migrates farther than any other salmon, often traveling 1,000 to 2,000 miles inland to its spawning ground.
Pacific Ocean Salmon spawn only once, dying after depositing and fertilizing their eggs.
They are eaten fresh, frozen, or canned. Excellent baked, broiled or grilled.
Currently Limited to 2 per person
Private Charters are also available please Contact Us for more information.
Special Rates for AQUARIUM MEMBERS & MILITARY PERSONNEL
Advance purchase strongly recommended.
Trips usually sell out in advance.
Check availability and buy tickets for:
To Purchase by phone, please call Zerve at
(800) 979-3370 or
and ask for "Randy's Salmon Fishing Trips"
*Trips are subject to cancellation due to foul weather or lack of participation
All regulations and laws established by the State of California Department of Fish and Game
must be observed.
Please Familiarize yourself with these Regulations - OCEAN SPORTFISHING
Anyone 16 years of age or older is required to have a fishing license in possession prior to departure.
One-Day and Annual Licenses are available.
Daily fish counts are kept in a database with our Friends Chad and Ryan at SPORTFISHING REPORT