Pastime Fishing Adventures – Offshore

Get offshore with Pastime Fishing Adventures and discover a world of thrilling fishing. Based out of Newport, OR, or Depoe Bay, you’ll voyage out into the Pacific’s rich waters, taking advantage if its incredible fishing. From monster Halibut to delicious Salmon, Lingcod, Seabass, and many more, you’re in for a real treat with Captain Don.

An Oregon native, Capt. Don has been fishing these waters his whole life, running charters for over 15 years. He knows every twist and turn of the local rivers and knows all the sweet spots offshore. Let him take you up to 20 miles offshore to discover some thrilling fishing.

Aboard his 28’ Alumaweld Formula Vee aluminum sport fishing vessel, you’ll have everything you need for a productive day on the water. Powered by a 300 HP Mercury Verado engine, you’ll reach speeds of up to 40 knots as you chase after the exciting fish. When you hit the sweet spots, you can use the downriggers and outriggers to troll, while the livewell will keep your bait fresh.

Go after some thrilling Salmon, monster Halibut, and delicious Lingcod, among many more bottom fish. Head up to 20 miles offshore as you troll for Coho and Chinook Salmon. While you’ll stay nearshore, up to 5 miles out, as you bottom fish for Lingcod and more. Get ready for some heavy lifting as you battle it out with these beasts, trying your best to take home plenty of delicious creatures to fill the fridge.

At the end of the trip, your captain will clean and prepare your catch, so you’re ready to cook it up right away. All you need to do is bring some snacks and drinks aboard and make the most of your time on the water. Capt. Don will pick you up from Newport or head off from Depoe Bay, just let him know what’s easiest.

All you need is an Oregon fishing license along with some drinks or snacks.

Come aboard! The prolific Pacific awaits with Pastime Fishing Adventures.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Shared trip
    Half Day Trip (Shared)
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US $300
    Spend 4 hours on the waters out of Newport or Depoe Bay Harbor. Dip your feet in the water and see what all the fuss is about. Bottom fish to lure Halibut, Lingcod, Seabass, and more, while you can also troll for delicious Salmon as well. Everything you need for a productive day of fishing is provided, just bring some snacks and make the most of it.
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Lingcod
    Lingcod
    Rockfish
    Rockfish
    Crab
    Crab
  • Shared trip
    Full Day Trip (Shared)
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US $450
    Get out on the ocean for a full 8 hours and explore the incredible witers of the Pacific. When it's Salmon season, you can head up to 5 miles offshore to test your skills to fill the boat, while the rest of the year, you'll have no shortage of delicious Lingcod, Halibut, and other bottom fish. Up to 20 miles offshore, you're in for some heavy lifting against some of the ocean's biggest bottom fish.
  • Shared trip
    Full Day Trip – Halibut
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Jun 30
    US $600
    If you want to chase massive Halibut, this is the trip for you! You will be going further offshore to chase these delicious bottom dwellers, so this 8-hour trip is the recipe for success. Remember to bring your fishing license, drinks, and food.
    Types of fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Heavy Tackle
    Targeted fish
    Halibut
    Halibut
    Lingcod
    Lingcod
    Rockfish
    Rockfish
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip (Private)
    In demand! Last booked: 5 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US $900
    Have the boat to yourself as you explore some serious offshore fishing in the Pacific. Make the most of your time on the water and explore the rich waters off the coast of Oregon, as you hunt some delicious creatures. From Salmon to Halibut, Lingcod to Seabass, you'll have plenty of exciting fish to target, with the prospect of a delicious treat at the end of the day. Head up to 20 miles offshore and test your skills against some of the sea's finest creatures.
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Heavy Tackle
    Trolling
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Halibut
    Halibut
    Lingcod
    Lingcod
    Rockfish
    Rockfish
    Crab
    Crab
    Salmon (Chinook)
    Chinook Salmon
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Customer reviews

Rating summary
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4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 121 reviews
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4.9 / 5
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4.9 / 5
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Appropriate for children
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Paul D.
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Amazing Experience

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (Shared) on March 24, 2024
By far one of the best charter fishing experiences I’ve had. Captain Don made us feel right at home on his boat. He’s personable,...
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David O.
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Generational Fishing Trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (Shared) on July 12, 2023
My grandson had been asking about an ocean fishing trip for a while so when my son & his family visited, I scheduled this trip...
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Colleen H.
Lincoln City, Oregon
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Fabulous Fishing & More!

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (Shared) on September 3, 2023
We had an incredible day on the water with Captain Don! I would give him ten stars if possible.  It was my daughters birthday...
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Great Halibut Trip

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip – Halibut on May 18, 2024
Beautiful day and everyone on board caught fish. What more can you ask of a fishing trip? Filleting of fish at the...
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Janice J.
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8 hr trip with Captain Donald

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (Shared) on July 15, 2023
Our experience couldn’t have been better.  Captain Donald was so comfortable to be around, family friendly, funny, & knowledgeable. ...
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FAQs about Pastime Fishing Adventures – Offshore

Pastime Fishing Adventures – Offshore offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $150 per person - Half Day Trip (Shared) (4 hours)
  • US $225 per person - Full Day Trip (Shared) (8 hours)
  • US $300 per person - Full Day Trip – Halibut (8 hours)
  • US $900 per group, additional US $225 per person after 4 guests - Full Day Trip (Private) (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Pastime Fishing Adventures – Offshore, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet Porta potty
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Outriggers
  • Tuna Tubes
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with Pastime Fishing Adventures – Offshore include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait (We mainly fish fresh bait on our trips. All gear including bait is included in you price. )
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting (We fillet all your catch for you free of charge. No hidden cleaning fees when you get done fishing. All fillets will go with you in gallon ziplock bags. )

Pastime Fishing Adventures – Offshore offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing (Lingcod, Rockfish, Salmon)
  • Offshore Fishing (Halibut and Salmon)
  • Reef Fishing

Pastime Fishing Adventures – Offshore offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Pastime Fishing Adventures – Offshore include:
  • Halibut
  • Lingcod
  • Rockfish
  • Salmon (Chinook)
  • Salmon (Coho)

Meet the Captain

Pastime Fishing Adventures
Newport, Oregon, United States
34 Fishing Reports
ID & license verified
131 Customer reviews
Response time 1 hour
Member since January 2019
I started fishing young with my father and loved being out on the water. He taught me the ins and outs of fishing the Oregon Coast and the Columbia River with its tributaries. 15 years ago I decided to start sharing my knowledge with others and it has been the greatest career anyone could choose. We use a variety of fishing techniques depending on where we are fishing. On the ocean, it's a combination of live bait, lures, and jigs. On the river it's similar, but we also use fresh or frozen shad for catching Sturgeon. Rest assured, we will have all the latest and greatest gear to catch the fish. We even make our own jigs.

About this listing

Targeted species

Halibut Halibut
Lingcod Lingcod
Rockfish Rockfish
Salmon (Chinook) Chinook Salmon

Boat specs

Alumaweld Formula Vee (Aluminum fishing) originally built in 2017. Powered by a 300HP Mercury Verado engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
28 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Lingcod, Rockfish, Salmon
Offshore Fishing
Halibut and Salmon
Reef Fishing

Fishing techniques

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

Amenities

Toilet
Porta potty
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
We mainly fish fresh bait on our trips. All gear including bait is included in you price.
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
We fillet all your catch for you free of charge. No hidden cleaning fees when you get done fishing. All fillets will go with you in gallon ziplock bags.

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 30 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 30 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

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

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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
PayPal
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

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