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Big Jim's Charters

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Excellent Day of Halibut/Salmon fishing

Limited out on Halibut in just a couple of hours and had plenty of time to salmon fish as well... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Two of us went out with Captain Mike for whale watching and bald eagles, etc. We were on the boat... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
Newport Beach, California
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Sport Fishing Charters, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing, 3, 4, 6 and 8 hour charters for Halibut/Salmon aboard the Hot Rod, a 34 foot 13 foot beam, Luhrs Express Sport Fisherman for 1 to 6 guest.
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Limited out on Halibut in just a couple of hours and had plenty of time to salmon fish as well! Wonderful time with Captain David as he was keen on where to go and find fish. I would absolutely recommend them and we had a...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2018

Two of us went out with Captain Mike for whale watching and bald eagles, etc. We were on the boat for over three hours and saw at least 17 whales. While there is an element of luck here, Captain Mike could not have been nicer...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We booked an 8 hour trip and chose to pay for a private charter. It could have been less but we wanted it to just be our family. We were picked right up at our cruise dock, comfortable van. Saw lots of eagles on the...More

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Three of us charter this boat so we can get good fishing room and avoid tangle lines. Just one day before fishing day the captain told me that two other fisherman will join our group. We were very upset. The captain picked us up late...More

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Mike B, Owner at Big Jim's Charters, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Gentleman booked our minimum in which we fill out our boats with 6 unless the boat is charterd Exclusive. I communicated with him that he was booked Off The Dock, meaning he needed to meet us at the Marina and that we will add fishermen...More

Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

This was an amazing half day trip. The captain knew where to fish. The deck hand was very informative as he was a major in oceanography and marine biology!! We also got to see whales and eagles!! I can’t wait to cook the halibut!! The...More

Thank Tracy D
Reviewed May 18, 2018

Spent a full day with Dave and Mike. We had a great time and caught fish. They tried every spot they knew to make sure we brought in fish. Plenty of whale watching as well as sea lions, seals, otters and more. I never met...More

Thank M7133DJalanj
Reviewed August 1, 2017

What a terrific day trip with Captain David Rupp! Nice boat. Nice amenities-but who cares about that--we caught fish--lots of fish. Everyone got a keeper halibut and plenty of salmon (variety)! Definitely a "keeper" Jeff Weedman

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Reviewed July 13, 2017

Capt. Dave and Anna Lee(Ashley, Annalise? according to other reviews, sorry if I got it wrong) were great. We didn't catch any large halibut, but plenty for the trip. They were very determined to get us on some fish as we got skunked the day...More

Thank davidskier2016
Reviewed July 2, 2017

Capt. Mike does his best and Luke (Fabio) is a good mate but fishing in over 400ft. of water without electric reels is crazy. Come to NC and we'll show you guys how we do it. Overall a good boat, good crew and pretty slow...More

Thank saltwaterman
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

I had a blast with our Captain Dave and our deck hand Ashley they were fantastic to say the least!! We seen whales got to feed the Bald Eagles when we were done fishing. What more could you ask for you ask? Well we caught...More

Thank Andy S
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