Delta Bassin' Guide Service

Delta Bassin’ Guide Service invites you to try your hand at Bass fishing on the productive waters of the California Delta. Learn the finer aspects of angling, pick up tips to improve, and learn how to approach these amazing fishing grounds. Fishing with Frank is a truly rewarding experience!

Enjoy a fun and relaxing day on the water aboard a fully-equipped tournament Triton 20 TRX bass boat. The vessel was built with comfort in mind and performs well on the water. It comes powered by a 4 stroke V-8 250 HP Mercury Pro XS engine and is fitted with a Lowrance HDS Live 9" and 12" GPS and fish finders, along with other professional accessories. There is plenty of fishing space for up to 2 anglers on board.

Frank offers half, full-day, and multi-day fishing adventures to meet any angler’s specific needs. On your day out, your guide will not only assist you throughout the way but will also provide you with a better understanding of patterns, techniques, and useful information on Largemouth Bass. Frank is a professional and seasoned tournament pro fisherman. Licensed and bonded.

All trips come with quality rods, reels, tackle, and lures. You will also be provided with snacks and drinks. The license is not included in the price, so you will need to purchase it prior to the trip. Don’t forget to bring your camera with you to take a picture with your catch before you release the fish!

Join Delta Bassin’ Guide Service and explore these prolific waters for a great California adventure!



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  • Private trip
    Half Day 5 Hour Trip
    Just booked! Last booked: 9 hours ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 8:15 AM
    $450
    Join Capt. Frank Tellez on the California Delta for the unique opportunity to fish for Largemouth Bass with a seasoned pro. You will be provided the techniques and instruction with top-quality fishing gear provided, featuring, Denali Rods and LEWS fishing reels. You're all set, just remember to bring your valid California fishing license for a world-class experience. We are the only charter that offers a lunch and beverages to date!
  • Private trip
    2 Day–Trophy Package Deal Multi-Day
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    2 Day Trip, starts at 8:15 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    $750
    Join Capt. Frank Tellez on the California Delta for the unique opportunity to fish for Largemouth Bass with a seasoned pro. You will be provided the techniques and instruction with top-quality fishing gear provided, featuring, Denali Rods and Lew's fishing reels. You're all set, just remember to bring your valid California fishing license for a world-class experience. We are also the only charter that offers lunch, drinks, and snacks!
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 5 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:15 AM
    $800
    Join Capt. Frank Tellez on the California Delta for the unique opportunity to fish for Largemouth Bass with a seasoned pro. You will be provided the techniques and instruction with top-quality fishing gear provided, featuring, Denali Rods and LEWS fishing reels. You're all set, just remember to bring your valid California fishing license for a world-class experience we are also the only charter that offers lunch, drinks, and snacks to date!
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About the Captain

Frank Tellez
Bethel Island, California, United States
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9 Customer Reviews
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Member since June 2017
Frank Tellez has fished competitively for over 10 years. He successfully pursued his lifelong passion to become a professional angler, with the support and encouragement from his wife, family, and friends. Frank believes in the importance of the technical and mechanical aspects of Bass fishing, with many anglers tend to underestimate. When guiding his friends and clients through the different bodies of water of Southern and Northern California as well tidal fisheries located in the East coast. Frank will critique, coach, and assist. On your day out, you will be able to unlock some of the myths and mysteries in catching Largemouth Bass.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Largemouth) Largemouth Bass
Bass (Smallmouth) Smallmouth Bass

Boat Specs

Triton (Bass boat) originally built in 2021. Powered by a 250HP Mercury 250 4 Stroke Optimax engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
21 ft
Capacity
2 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
California Delta
Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping

Amenities

GPS
Lowrance
Fishfinder
HDS Live 9" & 12" Displays
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Built in cooler of bass boat
GPS
Lowrance
Fishfinder
HDS Live 9" & 12" Displays
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Built in cooler of bass boat

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Snacks
Drinks
Lunch
Cold beverages/meals provided

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 1 day prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 1 day 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 included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Bethel Island to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
Must be accompanied by a Parent or Legal Guardian
No Smoking
No Alcohol
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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
Bank Transfer
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 1.5% charge will apply.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
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Crew
Excellent
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Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Frank and Logan with a 2 pounder.
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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Tom K.
Cayucos, CA
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Delta Frog Clinic

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day 5 Hour Trip on June 23, 2022
Fishing with Frank Telles is about more than just catching fish.  Frank is an educator and prides himself in making sure you...
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Armon B.
Salinas, CA
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Great Instructor

VERIFIED   NEW  8 Hour Trip on June 24, 2022
Capt. Frank is a really nice guy and a great teacher. He is full of positive energy and enthusiasm. His number one goal is...
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Jonathan M.
Adelaide, CA
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Had a good time!

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day 5 Hour Trip on June 5, 2022
We had a great time on the delta with Frank. Made a special lunch for my six year old and we all enjoyed being out on the water!
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Quinten A.
Katy, TX
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California Delta Bassin’

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on May 14, 2022
Capt Frank was very knowledgeable and helpful, as he provided a lot of tips and tricks regarding bass fishing.  He put me...
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Sam H.
Tacoma, WA
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Awesome trip!

VERIFIED   Half Day 5 Hour Trip on April 23, 2022
Loved getting to go out with captain Frank, amazing boat and equipment made for a fantastic day out on the delta. Will be going...
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FAQs about Delta Bassin' Guide Service

Delta Bassin' Guide Service offers the following trips to customers:
  • $225 per person - Half Day 5 Hour Trip (5 hours)
  • $375 per day per person - 2 Day–Trophy Package Deal Multi-Day (2 days)
  • $400 per person - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Delta Bassin' Guide Service, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS (Lowrance )
  • Fishfinder (HDS Live 9" & 12" Displays)
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box (Built in cooler of bass boat)

Trips booked with Delta Bassin' Guide Service include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Lunch (Cold beverages/meals provided)

Delta Bassin' Guide Service offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing (California Delta)
  • Lake Fishing

Delta Bassin' Guide Service offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping

Top targeted fish species with Delta Bassin' Guide Service include:
  • Bass (Largemouth)
  • Bass (Smallmouth)