May 30, 2015 to September 30,2015

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We folks at Pacific Salmon Charters got into business by doing what we love to do every day. We are proud to share our passion for the many diverse fisheries, salmon, sturgeon, halibut, tuna and bottom fish. We boast the largest fleet of vessels in Ilwaco, equipped with the right gear for your fishing pleasure. You will enjoy nature close at hand as we use our more than 40 years of experience to put you on the fish every day.

Pacific Salmon Charters, Inc. is one of the coast’s finest charter fleets. We can accommodate individuals, small and large groups. Our boats are modern and have the latest in safety and fish finding equipment.

WE FISH IN THE COLUMBIA RIVER AND PACIFIC OCEAN.We will inform you, when booking your reservation, what days are available for your special fishing adventure (click for season information). We can accommodate most schedules. Give us a call – you will be our priority!

salmon fishing for all ages

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1-800-831-2695 LOCAL: 360-642-3466


All of your fish are kept on ice on our boats throughout your trip. Salmon are gutted and gilled before you get back to the dock. All other species are left whole to ensure the quality...


Week ending June 28th, 2015 Halibut as you may know our regular Halibut season is over However, When we go bottom fishing on inland waters if we happen to catch a Halibut we may retain the fish.  seven days a week until the total quota is caught. Bottom fishing has been very good with some nice Sea Bass and Ling Cod being caught. We fish seven days a week if a Halibut is caught it may be retained as a incidental catch on inland waters. Salmon Season is up and running.  Expecting another great season.  We are Catching some nice chinooks and silvers. Call NOW for your reservation. Tuna will begin later part of July, August and September will be very good. Remember we have  Live bait on our vessels, 2 Captains aboard for more than a 12 hour trip. Get your reservations as soon as possible to take advantage of this fishery. Early reports are indicating we should have a great Tuna year.