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A November to Remember in San Diego

The Fall temps may be setting in but the San Diego fishing action will keep you warm and cozy!

We want to thank all our clients whom fished with us during September and October. You are the reason why we do what we do! We created some amazing memories with our repeat clients as well as families and friends who fished with us for the very first time as we made our way into our Fall fishing patterns.

The exciting fishing trips and amazing catches continue for our anglers! Here at Coletta Sportfishing, we pride ourselves on delivering the San Diego fishing experience of a lifetime, especially to families that include children and junior anglers.

Our fleet is tailor-made to deliver an experience that your family can enjoy for years and years. As you can see below, the family that fishes together, stays together. We we also love to host groups of old friends getting together to share fishing stories – and to make some new stories as the leaves change colors across our magnificent nation.

Check out some of our daily reports from the month:

October 28, 2021

Schneider Electric Rocks! – Fall Yellowtail!

This group came to San Diego for a conference and wanted to do some fishing and team building. They had a large group so they took three boats out: the Wanu, Swell Chaser and the Black Jack for some excellent fall yellowtail fishing!

Great work fellas! Thanks, Ivy, for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure. See you all next year!

October 23, 2021

Bachelor Party With A Huge Lingcod Surprise!

What a fun day on the water for a group in San Diego celebrating a bachelor party. The sea state was rough but manageable and the group enjoyed a good bite on some quality rockfish and a big lingcod.

Thanks, Brandon, for everything and choosing Coletta Sportfishing for your fishing adventure!

October 22, 2021

Creating Lasting Family Memories One Charter At A Time!

We love to take families fishing! This fun family shared some quality time together enjoying the beautiful weather and catching some fish. Nothing more priceless then the smiles of children catching their first fish!

Thanks, Aarthi, for everything and choosing Coletta Sportfishing for your fishing adventure!

October 10, 2021

Sundays Menu = Rock Cod & Beautiful Weather!

Decent fishing and beautiful weather were enjoyed by our friends from Oakland, CA. Enjoy the fresh fish!

Thanks, Alexandre, for everything and choosing Coletta Sportfishing for your fishing adventure.

October 8, 2021

Quality Ground Fishing Continues!

Quality ground fishing for this fun group from Arizona. Great job everyone. What a great family outing!

Thanks, Sam, for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

For more daily reports please visit our FB page: https://www.facebook.com/colettasportfishing

Come join us for the best Fall fishing that San Diego can offer and for a November that you will forever remember!

Tight Lines,
Captain Chris


No Tricks – Only Treats – Fishing in San Diego

There is no need for costumes or knocking on doors. The San Diego fishery is handing out nothing but treats for all of our wonderful anglers!

We want to thank all our clients whom fished with us during August and September. We created some amazing memories with our repeat clients as well as families and friends who fished with us for the very first time as we made our way into our Fall fishing patterns.

Our anglers continue to experience fantastic trips and stellar catches! Here at Coletta Sportfishing, we pride ourselves on delivering the San Diego fishing experience of a lifetime, especially to families that include children and junior anglers.

Our fleet is tailor-made to deliver an experience that your family can enjoy for years and years. As you can see below, the family that fishes together, stays together. We we also love to host groups of old friends getting together to share fishing stories – and to make some new stories as the leaves change colors across our magnificent nation.

Check out some of our daily reports from the month:

September 26, 2021

Some Skipjack Came Out To Play!

Skipjack were the only ones that wanted to play with us today. The goal was accomplished as this group is going home with some bowls of fresh poke.

Thanks, Patrick, for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

September 18, 2021

Quality Red Vermillion Bite & More!

Today’s morning half day joined Captain Austin and Matt aboard the Swell chaser for some great rock fishing. Great work guys.

Thanks, Dan, for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

September 17, 2021

Quality Dorado Fishing – Limits!

Today’s full day charter joined Captain Austin and Matt aboard the Swell Chaser! Beautiful weather with limits of Dorado! Strong work fellas.

Thanks, Johnny, for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

September 12, 2021

Tough Conditions But Still Fish for this Adorable Junior Angler!

Captain Jon running the Wanu and first mate Trevor on a ½ day this morning. A little windy and choppy this morning for our group of local anglers. The conditions were tough, but they still managed to get some fish in the bag.

Thanks, Michael, for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

For more daily reports please visit our FB page: https://www.facebook.com/colettasportfishing

Come join us for the best Fall fishing that San Diego can offer!

Tight Lines,
Captain Chris


The Dorados are Dancing in San Diego!

Fall is on the way but the legendary San Diego offshore fishing remains hotter than the Summer sun!

We want to thank all our clients whom fished with us during July and August. We created some amazing memories with our repeat clients as well as families and friends who fished with us for the very first time.

Our anglers continue to experience fantastic trips and stellar catches! Here at Coletta Sportfishing, we pride ourselves on delivering the San Diego fishing experience of a lifetime, especially to families that include children and junior anglers.

Our fleet is tailor-made to deliver an experience that your family can enjoy for years and years. As you can see below, the family that fishes together, stays together. We we also love to host groups of old friends getting together to share fishing stories – and to make some new stories as the leaves change colors across our magnificent nation.

Check out some of our daily reports from the month:

August 29, 2021

Quality Rock Fish & Yellowtail!

Our friends from Menifee, CA joined Captain Jon and Trevor on a 1/2 day this afternoon. The group fished hard and was rewarded for all their effort with some quality rock fish and a nice yellowtail. Outstanding work everyone! Thanks, Kevin for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

August 23, 2021

Excellent Quality Dorado – Limits for All!

Captain Nick running the Swell Chaser and first mate Mat on the back deck today. Limits of amazing quality dorado today for the entire boat! And great weather to top it off! Thanks, Andy for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

August 19, 2021

Little Man Jake Hot Rod Of The Day!

Today’s morning half day joined Captain Austin and Trevor onboard the Wanu. Conditions were tough but everyone fished hard, especially the little man Jake! Good going 👍🏼! Thanks, Andrew for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

August 17, 2021

Dorado, Dorado & More Dorado!


Captain Nick running the Swell Chaser and first mate Mat on the back deck today. Our group of 6 today had a great time pulling on some fish. Everyone got to land a Dorado! Thanks, Spencer as always for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

For more daily reports please visit our FB page: https://www.facebook.com/colettasportfishing

Come join us for the best Fall fishing that San Diego can offer!

Tight Lines,
Captain Chris


We’re Back to SCHOOLS in San Diego

Before you get ready to return to classes, remember that Coletta Sportfishing is ready to help you with your “Saltwater Homework.”

We want to thank all our clients whom fished with us during June and July. We created some amazing memories with our repeat clients as well as families and friends who fished with us for the very first time.

As you look for an end-of-summer experience before the school year starts back up, keep in mind that you have homework to complete in legendary San Diego! Our anglers continue to experience fantastic trips and stellar catches! Here at Coletta Sportfishing, we pride ourselves on delivering the San Diego fishing experience of a lifetime, especially to families that include children and junior anglers.

Our fleet is tailor-made to deliver an experience that your family can enjoy for years and years. As you can see below, the family that fishes together, stays together. We we also love to host groups of old friends getting together to share fishing stories – and to make some new stories before we all have to hit the books!

Check out some of our daily reports from the month:

August 2, 2021

Captain Michael running the Swell Chaser and first mate Mat on the back deck today. They searched and searched and finally found them. Strong work fellas! Thanks, Susan for everything and choosing Coletta Sportfishing for your fishing adventure!

July 31, 2021

Fun Times & Great Family Memories! Fun afternoon on the water for a family from Arizona. Great times and tasty rock cod to be had for this family. Strong work everyone. Thanks, Dan, for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure!

July 31, 2021

Nice Ling For Angler From AZ! Nice break for this group enjoying beautiful So Cal weather and being out on the water. Thanks, Vicki, for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure!

July 30, 2021

Great Times, Laughs & Quality Rock Fishing! Nothing but laughs and good times while catching some quality rockfish. Thank you for choosing Coletta Sportfishing!

July 27, 2021

Stick Stay & Make It Pay! Stick, stay, and make it pay was the theme today for this group from Arizona. The quality all showed up at the last minute, which will make some tasty tacos. Thanks, Heather, for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

For more daily reports please visit our FB page: https://www.facebook.com/colettasportfishing

When you fish with us at Coletta Sportfishing, you won’t have to worry about pencils, books or teachers’ dirty looks. Let’s go fishing before that school bell rings!

Tight Lines,
Captain Chris


Amazing Fishing and God Bless America!

We at Coletta Sportfishing would like to take a moment to remind you that we are thankful to be living in the GREATEST nation the world has ever seen: The United States of America! Join us in celebrating our Independence Day on July 4th!

We also want to thank all our clients whom fished with us during May and June. We created some amazing memories with our repeat clients as well as fresh new faces. Some days have been incredible with plenty of fish to take home for the weekend cookout. The rock fishing has been spectacular. Rock fish not only taste great, but they are fun for all ages and experience levels.

As you plan your July 4th celebrations, keep in mind that the fireworks in legendary San Diego are BELOW the water because the bite is exploding! Our anglers continue to experience fantastic trips and stellar catches! Here at Coletta Sportfishing, we pride ourselves on delivering the San Diego fishing experience of a lifetime, especially to families that include children and junior anglers.  Our fleet is tailor-made to deliver an experience that your family can enjoy for years and years. As you can see below, the family that fishes together, stays together. We we also love to host groups of old friends getting together to share fishing stories – and to make some new stories!

Check out some of our daily reports from the month:

June 27, 2021

Nice morning on the water for a group from Oklahoma and India fished a little deeper today and had a decent pick at some quality rockfish.Thanks, Tamara, for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

June 27, 2021

Bonito Madness! Nice calm ocean with a few jumbo Bonita on the menu. Bluefin tuna were boiling around the boat a few times, but nothing would stick. At it again tomorrow.Thanks, Christine, for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

June 26, 2021

Our friends from Arizona joined Captain Jon and Mat today aboard the Wanu. They will be going home with a nice bag of rock cod tonight. Great work you guys. Thanks, Ray, for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure year in and year out!

June 20, 2021

The Girl’s kicked Butt!Captain Geno running the Swell Chaser and first mate Mat on the back deck this afternoon. Very happy local family from Poway out enjoying quality ground fishing. The ladies dominated the fishing game this afternoon catching some quality fish.Thanks’ Rebecca for everything and choosing Coletta sport fishing for your fishing adventure.

For more daily reports please visit our FB page: https://www.facebook.com/colettasportfishing

Our Captain and Crew are working hard to ensure your time with us exceeds your expectations. This means we have invested in the best gear, top of line electronics and keep our vessels in top shape. From the moment you book with us you will feel the difference.

Tight Lines,
Captain Chris


Singing Drags Ring in the New Year!

2021 is off to a red-hot start aboard Coletta Sportfishing as our anglers experience amazing coastal fishing trips and stellar catches! We pride ourselves on delivering the San Diego fishing experience of a lifetime. Our fleet is tailor-made to deliver an experience that anglers and small groups can re-live for years and years. The next time your company has a meeting or conference in San Diego, give us a call to set up some amazing team-building activities.

Please keep in mind that Coletta Sportfishing observes all CDC guidelines and our vessels are meticulously sanitized and cleaned before and after every trip to provide our clients with peace of mind and enable everyone to relax and enjoy our magnificent Pacific Paradise!

Captain Jon has been fishing aboard our World Famous boat, the “WANU” and Captain Hale has been operating the “SWELL CHASER” to put our clients and anglers on memorable blue water action.

Coletta Sportfishing Gift Certificates Now Available!

Give the gift of San Diego Sportfishing to the angler on your 2021 List! You can order a Gift Certificate here.

Check out my daily reports and even more reports live on Facebook and Instagram. Now, let’s take a look at some of our recent catches!

Our clients from Arizona kicking some Bass!
Seeing plenty of Red and nobody is empty-handed!
Huge Halibut!
A Leopard Shark never changes its spots
Raise your Red!

January is nearly fully-booked but you can book a February or March trip to escape the chilly winter weather in other parts of the country. San Diego is absolutely beautiful this time of year and we’re ready to deliver a world-famous Coletta Sportfishing angling experience! NOW is the time to reserve your date and get in on this great fishing action! I can’t wait to welcome you aboard the WANU or the SWELL CHASER!

We want to remind all of our families that Coletta Sportfishing specializes in Kid-Friendly and Family-Friendly fishing adventures that will appeal to anglers of all ages!

The time is NOW to join us at Coletta Sportfishing for the San Diego angling experience of a lifetime!

We look forward to a healthy and Happy New Year that is full of tight lines and singing drags!

Tight Lines,
Captain Chris (858) 922-4328


We’re Thankful for the San Diego Fall Fishing Action!

At this time of year, we are thankful for all of YOU for supporting our local, family-owned business. Without YOU, we don’t get to do what we love: Help YOU experience our amazing San Diego fishery.

Our San Diego Fall offshore action continues to be off the charts! Our anglers continue to experience fantastic trips and stellar catches including limits on a wide array of offshore species!

Here at Coletta Sportfishing, we pride ourselves on delivering the San Diego fishing experience of a lifetime, especially to families that include children and junior anglers. Our staff is committed to delivering a custom angling experience that your family can enjoy for years and years.

Please keep in mind that Coletta Sportfishing observes all CDC guidelines and our vessels are meticulously sanitized and cleaned before and after every trip to provide our clients with peace of mind and enable everyone to relax and enjoy our magnificent Pacific Paradise!

The Family that fishes together, stays together!

Nick did a great job on this big Yellowtail on his birthday!

How about this giant “Lingosaurus”?

There are plenty of Bonito to be caught too and our Junior Anglers are up to the task!

And our Junior Anglers are crushing the bottom fishing too!

And even more Yellowtails!

Our December and January trips are filling up quickly for the holidays. NOW is the time to reserve your date and get in on this great San Diego action! Give us a call to ask about our Gift Certificates! Nothing beats the gift of fishing.

As we stated above, we are fully functional during the Covid-19 Pandemic and going beyond to ensure you have a clean boat and gear as your safety is our utmost importance.

I can’t wait to welcome you aboard the WANU or the SWELL CHASER!

Check out my daily reports and even more reports live on Facebook and Instagram.

We want to remind all of our families that Coletta Sportfishing specializes in Kid-Friendly and Family-Friendly fishing adventures
that will appeal to anglers of all ages!

The time is NOW to join us at Coletta Sportfishing for the San Diego angling experience of a lifetime!

Tight Lines,
Captain Chris (858) 251-1026


No Virtual Schools Here! The Late Summer Bite is Up Close and Personal!

The legendary San Diego summertime offshore action is giving way to our intense Fall angling excitement!  Our anglers continue to experience fantastic trips and stellar catches including LIMITS!!

Here at Coletta Sportfishing, we pride ourselves on delivering the San Diego fishing experience of a lifetime, especially to families that include children and junior anglers.  Our fleet is tailor-made to deliver an experience that your family can enjoy for years and years.

As you can see below, we love to see families have great fishing experiences that they can share for a lifetime. When is the last time that you fished together as a family? Why don’t you give us a call and we can make it happen in beautiful San Diego!

As you can see, the Bluefin, Yellowfin and Yellowtail are snapping! We are even getting our limit on some days. Do you want to experience cockpit chaos, come aboard the Swell Chaser for an offshore Tuna trip. These fish are real brutes and test anglers and tackle. This is why we are heavily invested in the best tackle and gear possible to give our customers the highest probabilities at catching trophy fish!

Just check out this limit of Bluefish and some Yellowfin mixed in.

We love seeing our clients battle these fish and go home and enjoy the highest grade sushi!

Aboard the Wanu, we are enjoying great fishing with great clients on our day trips. Rockfish and Reds have been the target species and we have been getting a lot of them! It is fun for the whole family.

Check out Dustin and his family with their great day.

We also ran a birthday trip on a 1/2 day and our Junior Anglers Crushed it! Way to go!

Our female anglers did amazing on our half days trips. Just check out these smiles.

Our August trips are filling up quickly and we’re getting calls for September. NOW is the time to reserve your date and get in on this great San Diego action! We are fully functional during the Covid-19 Pandemic and going beyond to ensure you have a clean boat and gear as your safety is our utmost importance.

I can’t wait to welcome you aboard the WANU or the SWELL CHASER!

Check out my daily reports below and even more reports live on Facebook and Instagram

We want to remind all of our families that Coletta Sportfishing specializes in Kid-Friendly and Family-Friendly fishing adventures
that will appeal to anglers of all ages!

The time is NOW to join us at Coletta Sportfishing for the San Diego angling experience of a lifetime!

Tight Lines,
Captain Chris (858) 251-1026


March Means Rock Season is Open!

The 2020 Rock Season is off to fantastic start aboard Coletta Sportfishing as our anglers experience amazing offshore fishing trips and stellar catches that only the San Diego, California fishery can deliver! Our fleet is tailor-made to deliver an experience that anglers and small groups can re-live for years and years. We also specialize in corporate outings. The next time your company has a meeting or conference in San Diego, give us a call to set up some amazing team-building activities.

Captain Jon has been fishing aboard our World Famous boat, the “WANU” and Captain Hale has been operating the “SWELL CHASER” to put our clients and anglers on memorable blue water action.

Our March trips are nearly filled up but give us a call to find out which spots are available. We’ll do everything we can to accommodate you. Our April and May trips are booking up as well as families plan their Spring Break vacations. We’re also in the midst of the convention season in San Diego, which means that companies are booking all of our vessels to accommodate all of their employees.

Coletta Sportfishing stands ready to deliver the world-famous San Deigo angling experience! NOW is the time to reserve your date and get in on this great fishing action! I can’t wait to welcome you aboard the WANU or the SWELL CHASER! Let’s get to the report….

Fishing Report

Easy Limits Of Rock Cod!

Captain Hale running the Swell Chaser and first mate Mat on a ¾ day today. Quick limits of Rock Cod for our passengers and some for the crew. Then, switching gears and focusing on Halibut for the rest of day, which resulted in only one short halibut but still made for a great day on the water.

Thanks, Matthew, for everything and choosing Coletta Sportfishing for your fishing adventure!

Quality Fishing for a Fun Family from Nebraska!

Captain Jon running the Wanu and first mate Trevor on the back deck this afternoon. Nice day on the water for a family from Nebraska. They had nice weather and good Rock fishing.

Thanks, Cindy, for everything and choosing Coletta Sportfishing for your fishing adventure!

Fishing Hard Pays Off!

Captain Nick running the Wanu and first mate Trevor on the back deck this morning. Group of three fished hard and it payed off. They opted to release their catch so the crew kept some for dinner! 30 Rockfish safely released and descended with 13 Reds staying on board.

Thanks, Nels for everything and choosing Coletta Sportfishing for your fishing adventure!

We want to remind all of our families that Coletta Sportfishing specializes in Kid-Friendly and Family-Friendly fishing adventures that will appeal to anglers of all ages!

The time is NOW to join us at Coletta Sportfishing for the San Diego angling experience of a lifetime!

Tight Lines, 
Captain Chris (858) 251-1026


Nothing is More Romantic than San Diego Fishing!

As we get close to Valentine’s Day, we at Coletta Sportfishing get to pursue our true love: Sand Diego’s offshore species like Tunas, Red Vermillions, Halibut, Ling Cod and many other amazing fish! We pride ourselves on delivering the San Diego fishing experience of a lifetime.  Our fleet is tailor-made to deliver an experience that anglers and small groups can re-live for years and years. We also specialize in corporate outings. The next time your company has a meeting or conference in San Diego, give us a call to set up some amazing team-building activities.

Captain Jon has been fishing aboard our World Famous boat, the “WANU” and Captain Hale has been operating the “SWELL CHASER” to put our clients and anglers on memorable blue water action.

We still have some February slots available and March and April trips are filling up as families plan their Spring Break vacations. We’re also ramping up the convention season in San Diego, which means that companies are booking all of our vessels to accommodate all of their employees. Coletta Sportfishing ready to deliver a world-famous San Deigo angling experience! NOW is the time to reserve your date and get in on this great fishing action! I can’t wait to welcome you aboard the WANU or the SWELL CHASER! Let’s get to the report….

Fishing Report

Quality February Yellowtail

Captain Hale in the fly bridge and first mate Mat back at it again this morning on a ½ day. Beautiful day on the water fishing for our local grocery store group. This bachelor party is gonna have an awesome meal to end their San Diego adventure!

Thanks, Justin, for everything and choosing Coletta Sportfishing for your fishing adventure!

The Elusive White Ghost Gets Caught!

Captain Jon running the WANU and first mate Trevor on the back deck this morning. Very nice morning for a group from Germany and San Diego.

Thanks, Randy, for everything and choosing Coletta Sportfishing for your fishing adventure!

Book Your Tuna Trip Now!

The offshore tuna action is reaching a fever pitch as we make our way into March! Call us NOW to book your epic tuna trip with us!

Coletta Sportfishing Specialty: Kid-Friendly Charters

We want to remind all of our families that Coletta Sportfishing specializes in Kid-Friendly and Family-Friendly fishing adventures that will appeal to anglers of all ages!

The time is NOW to join us at Coletta Sportfishing for the San Diego angling experience of a lifetime!

Tight Lines, 
Captain Chris (858) 251-1026