Fish Further Charters is located in San Diego and offers to show you a memorable time in these waters. You can choose from inshore, offshore, and Coronado Islands charters.

Capt. Dan will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 6 to 12-hour trips, mainly fishing for Tuna, Dorado, Marlin, Swordfish, Yellowtail, Halibut, Rockfish, Calico Bass, Sheephead, Whitefish, Sculpin, Shark and Lingcod, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips, you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, big game fishing, drift fishing, jigging, kite fishing, and popping.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 28’ Albemarle boat that can safely take up to 4 anglers. This boat comes with a toilet and an ice-box.

All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing. Please make sure to buy a valid fishing license ahead of time. The crew will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home at the end of the trip. The boat will be supplied with snacks and drinks for your pleasure, be sure to let the captain know if you have any questions or want to bring your own.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Fish Further Charters.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip – Lobster
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Dec 1 - Jan 1
    $450
    Hoop netting in mission bay for California spiny lobster.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Mission Bay
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $700
    Fish for halibut, spotted bay bass, sculpin, sand bass, and more on our special 4-hour mission bay fishing charter.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Inshore
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $1,050
    Fish anywhere from 1 to 10 miles off the coast for Rockcod, Halibut, Sheephead, Bass, Shark, Yellowtail, Lingcod, Whitefish, and more. The trip will start at 6:30 a.m. and finish at 12:30 p.m. Bring nothing but your fishing licenses.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    $1,050
    Fish anywhere from 1 to 10 miles off the coast for Rockcod, Halibut, Sheephead, Bass, Shark, Yellowtail, Lingcod, Whitefish, and more. The trip will start at 6:30 a.m. and finish at 12:30 p.m. Bring nothing but your fishing licenses.
  • Private trip
    9 Hour Trip – Inshore
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $1,400
    This trip gives you more time to fish anywhere 1-10 miles off the San Diego coast. You and Capt. Dan can target Halibut, Sheephead, Rockcod, Lingcod, Bass, Yellowtail, Shark, Whitefish, and more. The trip starts at 8:00 a.m. and lasts for 9 hours.
  • Private trip
    9 Hour Trip – Coronado Islands
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,725
    There is always good bottom and surface fishing at the Coronado Islands in Mexican waters. It is about 25 miles south out of the jetty. Chase Lingcod, Yellowtail, Halibut, Whitefish, Tuna, Sheephead, Rockcod, Shark, and more. There is an additional fee of $40 per person for licenses, visas, and biosphere wristbands. Passports are required.
  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip – Coronado Islands
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,925
    When fishing at the Coronado Islands out in Mexican waters, expect fine bottom and surface fishing. It will take place about 25 miles south out of the jetty. Go after Lingcod, Yellowtail, Halibut, Whitefish, Tuna, Sheephead, Rockcod, Shark, and more. There will be an additional fee of $40 per guest for visas, licenses, and biosphere wristbands. You will also need passports.
  • Private trip
    9 Hour Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $2,125
    Nine fun-packed hours await you on this trip. Fish anywhere from 10 to 60 miles offshore and target Tuna, Dorado, Yellowtail, Shark, Marlin, Swordfish, and more. The trip price covers all fishing gear, catch cleaning, snacks, and drinks.
  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $2,375
    Enjoy a 12-hour adventure fishing anywhere 10-60 miles off the shore. You and the captain will have a great time chasing Tuna, Dorado, Yellowtail, Shark, Marlin, Swordfish, and other respectable species. The trip leaves at 6:30 a.m.
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About the Captain

Dan McGonagle
San Diego, California, United States
9 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
4 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since March 2022
Captain Dan has been fishing the San Diego Pacific for over 15 years. Growing up in a fishing family, he has been fishing and working on boats since the day he was born. While working on larger sport boats and 6-pack boats in San Diego over the years, he acquired is 100 Ton masters license. He knows the industry very well and is well in touch with other captians on other boats, which is a very deadly weapon. From inshore to offshore and islands, he knows the industry well and thrives to put his customers on fish and give them the most memorable and personable fishing experience possible.

About this listing

Targeted species

Bonito Bonito
Calico Bass Calico Bass
California Sheephead California Sheephead
Halibut Halibut

Boat specs

Albemarle (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1998. Powered by 2 240HP Yanmar engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 28 knots.

Length
28 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing techniques

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

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Live Bait Well

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 14 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 14 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
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Pay online in full

Pay online in full through FishingBooker and save on credit card fees at the dock.

No additional fees.
Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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
Checks
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3.5% charge will apply.

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.8 / 5
out of 5 stars from 4 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.5 / 5
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Christopher W.
Los Gatos, CA
Excellent
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Family Fishing Fun

VERIFIED   12 Hour Trip – Offshore on August 4, 2022
My three kids and I had a great day on the water with Captain Dan. The boat was clean and well maintained. It was loaded up...
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Elizabeth V.
San Diego, CA
Excellent
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Best charter in SD hands down!

12 Hour Trip – Offshore on August 31, 2022
My family went out on Furthur and had an epic day of fishing thanks to Captain Dan. He was very patient with a bunch of beginners...
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Will F.
United States
Excellent
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Full day offshore with captain Dan

12 Hour Trip – Offshore on October 2, 2022
Very experienced and captain and will give you the best opportunity you have to catch fish. Customer service was excellent...
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Tom T.
Oklahoma City, OK
Excellent
4.3 / 5
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Fishing with Dan

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Inshore on July 6, 2022
Everything was good, but didn’t catch many fish. The ones caught were small. Price was pretty high considering the lack of...
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FAQs about Fish Further Charters

Fish Further Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $450 per group - 5 Hour Trip – Lobster (5 hours)
  • $700 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Mission Bay (4 hours)
  • $1,050 per group - 6 Hour Trip – Inshore (6 hours)
  • $1,050 per group - 6 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM) (6 hours)
  • $1,400 per group - 9 Hour Trip – Inshore (9 hours)
  • $1,725 per group - 9 Hour Trip – Coronado Islands (9 hours)
  • $1,925 per group - 12 Hour Trip – Coronado Islands (12 hours)
  • $2,125 per group - 9 Hour Trip – Offshore (9 hours)
  • $2,375 per group - 12 Hour Trip – Offshore (12 hours)

When you book a trip with Fish Further Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed
  • Flybridge
  • Live Bait Well
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Multimedia System
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with Fish Further Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Snacks
  • Drinks

Fish Further Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Flats Fishing

Fish Further Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing
  • Kite Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Fish Further Charters include:
  • Bonito
  • Calico Bass
  • California Sheephead
  • Halibut
  • Lingcod
  • Marlin (Striped)
  • Rockfish
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Seabass (White)
  • Swordfish
  • Tuna (Bluefin)
  • Yellowtail Amberjack