Pacific Bounty Sportfishing

Looking for a trip with an awesome and dedicated captain? Then Pacific Bounty Sportfishing is the best charter for you. Captain Jeff Tiglio has been fishing his whole life and will make sure you have a fantastic day on the water.

Capt. Jeff has done it all. From competing in tournaments for saltwater Bass, to commercially fishing with hook and line for Tuna and Yellowtail, which he would provide to many high-end restaurants. He has honed his skills in sportfishing. He is ready to teach you the tricks of the trade, and make sure you have the best trip possible. Not only will you make lifelong memories, but you’ll also learn a thing or two. What more could you want from your charter?

You will spend your trip on the recently restored 25’ Parker boat. This pilothouse is powered by a twin 200 HP Yamaha engine – you will be on top of the fish in no time, with your lines in the water before you know it.

You will have the best opportunity to reel in your catch with the gear that Capt. Jeff provides. Pacific Bounty Sportfishing offers all top of the line fishing gear, including Seeker fishing rods, Avet and Shimano reels, and all hooks and lures that are popular for Southern California saltwater species. Capt. Jeff will have the live bait prepared before the trip, so you can spend all your time going after your dream fish. Don’t forget a cooler to take your catch of the day home.

So whatever type of fishing you are interested in doing, Capt. Jeff has got you covered. You will be fishing like a pro in no time, no matter what skill level you start the trip at. Come along now and see for yourself.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Nearshore (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $900
    On this nearshore trip you will be able to target a variety of fish, depending on the season, including Calico Bass, Yellowtail, and an assortment of Rockfish. Please bring plenty of water and any snacks you fancy.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Nearshore (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 12:15 PM
    $900
    This trip is for a maximum of 4 people. Depending on the season, you will be able to target a variety of fish, including Yellowtail, Calico Bass, and an assortment of Rockfish. Snacks are encouraged to bring, and plenty of water too.
  • Private trip
    Lobster Trip
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 PM
    Seasonal trip Oct 5 - Mar 18
    $700
    If delicious California Spiny Lobster is what you want for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. This trip is for you! Harvesting your own lobster is a very rewarding feeling. In California we use Hoop Nets to catch lobster. This is a great experience for all ages and experience levels. THIS TRIP IS ONLY AVAILABLE THROUGH the months of OCTOBER 5th - MARCH 18th. You will need a valid lobster Report Card and California Fishing License for this trip.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Bay Trip (A.M.)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 8:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Oct 29 - Mar 1
    $575
    Great for kids and adults! Fishing the bay is like fishing on a lake with no fear of feeling seasick. You have the chance to catch spotted bass, sand bass, halibut, corvina, rays, and other saltwater species. This 3 hour trip gives you enough time to hit all of the hot spots and to have a great time with friends and family. Departure times may be changed to accommodate your schedule, speak to Captain prior to booking.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Bay Trip (P.M.)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 3:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Oct 29 - Mar 1
    $575
    Great for kids and adults! Fishing the bay is like fishing on a lake with no fear of feeling seasick. You have the chance to catch spotted bass, sand bass, halibut, corvina, rays, and other saltwater species. This 3 hour trip gives you enough time to hit all of the hot spots and to have a great time with friends and family. Departure times may be changed to accommodate your schedule, speak to Captain prior to booking.
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About the Captain

Jeff Tiglio
San Diego, California, United States
11 Fishing Reports
67 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since May 2018
"I grew up being surrounded by the water through my family. Fishing has always been my passion. I turned my passion into my career and am loving every second of it." Captain Jeff Tiglio was born and raised in this area, and has been fishing since he was three – he has plenty of experience to get you on the fish and having a great day. He switched from commercial fishing to sportfishing and absolutely loves it.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Pacific) Barracuda (Pacific)
Bonito Bonito
Calico Bass Calico Bass
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

Lingcod Lingcod
Rockfish Rockfish
Snapper (Vermilion) Snapper (Vermilion)
Tuna (Bluefin) Tuna (Bluefin)

Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Yellowtail Amberjack Yellowtail Amberjack

Boat Specs

Parker 2520 (Pilothouse) originally built in 2001, and restored in 2019. Powered by 2 200HP Yamaha engines.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing
Spearfishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Outriggers

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Drinks

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 14 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 14 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 2.5% fee.

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Customer Reviews

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Friendly captain
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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
82%
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Fishing with Jeff

VERIFIED   NEW  6 Hour Trip – Nearshore (AM) on August 31, 2021
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Lobster Trip with Captain Jeff

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Captain Jeff puts 100% effort out to find the right spot for us. There is no question about that.  We were always on the move...
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San Diego, California
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HALF DAY TRIP WITH CAPTAIN JEFF

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Nearshore (AM) on October 10, 2020
Captain Jeff was super easy to get along with and he got us on fish. He worked all day to make sure we were on fish and having...
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September fishing trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Nearshore (AM) on September 22, 2020
This was a great trip he worked hard to put us on fish and he did we all caught and made a great memory. Already looking forward...
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Poway, CA
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October fishing trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Nearshore (AM) on October 16, 2020
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FAQs about Pacific Bounty Sportfishing

Pacific Bounty Sportfishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • $575 per group - 3 Hour Bay Trip (A.M.) (3 hours)
  • $575 per group - 3 Hour Bay Trip (P.M.) (3 hours)
  • $700 per group - Lobster Trip (5 hours)
  • $900 per group - 6 Hour Trip – Nearshore (AM) (6 hours)
  • $900 per group - 6 Hour Trip – Nearshore (PM) (6 hours)

When you book a trip with Pacific Bounty Sportfishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed
  • Live Bait Well
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Pacific Bounty Sportfishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait (1/2 Scoop Nearshore/ 1 Scoop Offshore Trips)
  • Lures
  • Drinks (Water is free of charge. )

Pacific Bounty Sportfishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing (Bays and harbors )
  • Nearshore Fishing (Kelp Forrest and Rock structure )
  • Offshore Fishing (Up to 70 miles offshore )
  • Reef Fishing (Offshore/ Nearshore Rock Reef)
  • Wreck Fishing (Wrecks outside Mission Bay)
  • Flats Fishing (Inside Mission Bay)

Pacific Bounty Sportfishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Fly Fishing (Upon request)
  • Drift Fishing
  • Kite Fishing (In the afternoon when targeting Bluefin Tuna)
  • Spearfishing (Bring your own Gear. )
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Pacific Bounty Sportfishing include:
  • Barracuda (Pacific)
  • Bonito
  • Calico Bass
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Lingcod
  • Rockfish
  • Snapper (Vermilion)
  • Tuna (Bluefin)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Yellowtail Amberjack