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North Bay Charters

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1500 Bay Flat Rd, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-9786
+1 707-337-0608
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Best Fishing Charter Ever!

North Bay Charters was the first call we made because of the stellar reviews I've read. I can now... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Staci A
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Elk Grove, United States
First Deep Sea Trip!

Had lots of fun with Capt. Josh and deckhand, Ryan. Capt Josh made sure there was there was fish... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kim S
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Charter fishing and other ocean excursions along the Sonoma coastline aboard the beautiful 30 foot Grady White 305 Express "Take Five"
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“captain josh” (3 reviews)
“salmon season” (3 reviews)
“ling cod” (3 reviews)
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1500 Bay Flat Rd, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-9786
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+1 707-337-0608
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Reviewed 6 days ago

North Bay Charters was the first call we made because of the stellar reviews I've read. I can now see why they get such great ratings. They were BY FAR the most responsive and communicative charter company we've ever done business with and we've had...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lots of fun with Capt. Josh and deckhand, Ryan. Capt Josh made sure there was there was fish aplenty for all of us. There was 6 of us on the boat which made it a bit tight, but for the most part it worked...More

Thank Kim S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved our morning with Captain Josh! (And, thank you to Captain Eric for the easy arrangements by telephone.) Our party of 4 arrived early and Captain Josh was cheerful and ready. None of us had any idea it would be such an amazing morning. The...More

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Eric H, Owner at North Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thsnks for the review! Glad it created some long lasting memories for your family. That’s what we are al about, whether catching fish, or viewing wildlife, lasting memories!

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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Great trip with Captain Josh on the Take Five. Awesome boat and fantastic captain. He quickly got us on the fish (limits for the boat) which left us with plenty of time for a nice harvest of crab. Great full service boat. We just showed...More

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Reviewed December 20, 2017

We picked a day(15Nov17) to fish when unusually bad weather was rolling in. Our North Bay Charters (NBC) Captain said are you ready? and out we went knowing that the weather prevented us from getting to the best fishing grounds. The two of us have...More

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Reviewed December 12, 2017

My wife chartered this trip for a surprise bday gift for her dad and I and I'm putting it in the books as one of my all-time memorable experiences. This was our first time fishing in the open waters and Captain Josh made it happen....More

1  Thank Darren H
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Reviewed August 23, 2017

We had such a great time and Captain Mike was so knowledgeable about the area and the marine life. We enjoyed every minute. I booked a couple months in advance, very professional and the owner Captain Eric stayed in touch with me and was very...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2017

This review is a ".....better late than never....." description of a charter I purchased at a salmon fishing fundraiser (Eric is great participant with donating his time to good causes). A couple years ago I purchased a private charter Eric donated. Well.....timing, schedule conflicts, etc......More

Thank smithsrd
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

Had an absolute blast with Captain Eric and his crew. Professional, well versed in the ways of the ocean and extremely nice boat. Felt safe and secure all while having an incredible time on the ocean. This was a really nice treat and I would...More

1  Thank PatrickCope77
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Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Captian eric and crew are great, passionate fisherman. Taken 6 trips everytime we caught fish!! Eric really knows where they are !! I Highly recommend north bay charters for an amazing experience and great tasting fish !! Keep your lines tight!!

1  Thank brad w
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vjlyons6868
May 9, 2017|
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Response from Eric H | Property representative |
Depends on the trip. All of your questions can be answered by looking at my website, but on average $200 for full day all inclusive. Feel free to give me a call, my number is listed there as well. Thanks
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Michele W
December 13, 2016|
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Response from Eric H | Property representative |
Yes we are doing whale watching trips upon request. We have a fast, safe and comfortable 31 foot boat and we can get to the whales, and stay on them
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