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Chase after cow tuna on WON’s Apollo charter, Feb. 25-March 1

PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico – Is hunting cow yellowfin on your wishlist? There’s no easier, more convenient way to do it than to jump aboard WON’s Feb. 25-March 1 3.5-day charter aboard the Apollo out of Puerto Vallarta. This year’s...

Long range: Longer fall trips on the docket

Ridge high spots produce good catches of wahoo, yellowfin, yellowtail, and dorado BY GUNDY GUNDERSON SAN DIEGO — The long range fleet embarked on a stretch of longer fall trips finding good mixed-bag fishing mostly on the high spots that make...

Tips for taking more corbina

Small things are large matters when pursuing this wily gamefish BY GUNDY GUNDERSON Corbina is rarely a fish that you catch one after the other. It is a fish where most bites are earned. Earned through execution, diligence, patience and persistence....

Morro Bay Landing Rockfish Showdown won by 24-pound lingcod

BY BOB SEMERAU MORRO BAY — The third iteration of the WON two-boat competition with Patriot Sportfishing at Morro Bay Landing had the 62-foot sportfisher Avenger pitted against the 55-foot Starfire. As John Fox, office manager for the landing, and WON...

WON Los Cabos Tuna Jackpot coming up fast, announces improvements

We are headed back to Cabo on Nov. 4-7, 2020 BY PAT McDONELL Director, Cabo Tuna Jackpot We are set for another great year in Cabo, for the 22nd Los Cabos Tuna Jackpot Nov. 4-7 which last year attracted 154 teams and...

Toronado tackles the ‘tails

Captain Ray Lagmay and crew attack the tackle busting yellowtail of the Cortes Bank! BY DENNIS YAMAMOTO COVID-19 has changed lives across this nation for the past six months and has driven this author to the brink of insanity. Thank God...

Long range: Local bluefin cooperate

BY GUNDY GUNDERSON SAN DIEGO — The Ridge continued to be the go-to spot for the long range fleet. The mixed-bag fishing continued to be good with a few lulls in the action. Wahoo were a little more elusive but...

Slow pitch jigging: a new way to make every fish more fun

BY STEVE CARSON Chances are if you have been saltwater fishing this year, you have at least heard about a technique called “Slow-pitch jigging”. The technique has been popular in Indonesian waters for over a decade, and in the simplest...

Gamakatsu G-Case 7000 tackle box

In the new G-Case 7000, Gamakatsu took an old-school sportboat-style hard-sided tackle box and modernized it for the present. The case -- it's a large one capable of holding multiple G-Boxes or other tackle flats that measures 19 by...

WON Big Fish Challenge presented by Mercury: (Final!) Grand Prize Leaderboard

Updated September 2, 2020 Yellowtail: 42.25 pounds, Christopher Diaz (Week 7) White seabass: 52.2 pounds, Zack Scott, Purist (Week 8) Halibut: 41.2 pounds, James Choi, kayak (Week 9) Tuna: 251.8 pounds, Neil Barbour, Easy Access. (Week 5) Bonito/Barracuda: 11.1 pounds (bonito), Bennett Salvay, Profishent...

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Chase after cow tuna on WON’s Apollo charter, Feb. 25-March 1

PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico – Is hunting cow yellowfin on your wishlist? There’s no easier, more convenient way to do it than to jump aboard WON’s Feb. 25-March 1 3.5-day charter aboard the Apollo out of Puerto Vallarta. This year’s...

Long range: Longer fall trips on the docket

Ridge high spots produce good catches of wahoo, yellowfin, yellowtail, and dorado BY GUNDY GUNDERSON SAN DIEGO — The long range fleet embarked on a stretch of longer fall trips finding good mixed-bag fishing mostly on the high spots that make...

Tips for taking more corbina

Small things are large matters when pursuing this wily gamefish BY GUNDY GUNDERSON Corbina is rarely a fish that you catch one after the other. It is a fish where most bites are earned. Earned through execution, diligence, patience and persistence....