Captain
Mark Austin

Member since March 2015

Dana Point, United States

Background
Reel To Reef Charters is operated by Captain Mark Austin. He is not only an avid angler but is also a former professional surfer. Mark enjoys getting his family, friends, and clients into wide open bites.
Techniques
Love all types of fishing!

Hey, I'm Captain Mark Austin

Dana Point, United States
Background
Reel To Reef Charters is operated by Captain Mark Austin. He is not only an avid angler but is also a former professional surfer. Mark enjoys getting his family, friends, and clients into wide open bites.
Techniques
Love all types of fishing!

My Charter Listing

Reel To Reef Charters - Heritage

Dana Point
trips from $550

Fishing Reports

Catalina Calico Bass 01/18/17

January 18, 2017

Fun times fishing with Matthew and Kathrine from Alberta Canada. Great people with great attitudes bring out the biting fish! Fun bites on Calico bass today in sheet glass conditions! Read Full Report →


Tuna and Dorado still biting out of Dana

September 04, 2015

Yellowfin tuna, skipjack tuna, amd dorado are stil around and biting wide open at times out of Dana Point!! Half day and full offshore are getting the bites. Read Full Report →


Dana Point TUNA!!!!

July 23, 2015

All day and half day offshore trips out of Dana Point are producing Bluefin tuna and yellowfin tuna!! Read Full Report →


Offshore out of Dana Point

July 16, 2015

Fantastic fishing for yellowtail, dorado, bluefin tuna and yellowfin tuna just miles out of Dana Point!! Read Full Report →


Dana Point Half Day Offshore June 2015

June 29, 2015

Yellowtail on kelp pattys. Also boiling and jumping bluefin tuna! Paul got his personal best yellowtail! Read Full Report →


Offshore out of Dana Point

June 20, 2015

Yellowtail on kelps out of Dana Point this weekend!! A lively fast swimming sardine got the bite! Water is warming up and the fishing is heating up fast!! Read Full Report →


Coronado Islands - Bluefin Tuna and YT

May 19, 2015

Fished the Coronado Islands for 1 Bluefin Tuna, 2 yellowtail, 2 barracuda, 6 bonita, 2 rockfish, and a calico bass. Read Full Report →


Coronado Islands 04/10/15

April 10, 2015

Don and his two friends caught 2 yellowtail, 4 bonita, 1 lingcod, and 20 rock fish! It was Don's first yellowtail! Read Full Report →


San Clemente Island Report

March 07, 2015

San Clemente island produced 4 yellowtail, 4 bonita, 4 lingcod, and limits rock fish! Fantastic fishing for Reel to Reef clients on boat "Heritage". Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.91
out of 5 stars from 25 reviews
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
88%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
63%
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Tom B.
St. Louis, MO
 5.00
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Half day trip with Captain Mark

VERIFIED   July 10, 2018
Great trip on short notice. Mark was very good with directions to him and helping us out with parking. Very helpful with gear...
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Helen H.
Laguna Beach, CA
 5.00
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VERIFIED   September 15, 2018
Captain Mark was professional and knowledgeable! He began by reviewing boat safety and then we were off.  We went to seal...
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Sara W.
Oceanside, CA
 5.00
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VERIFIED   September 9, 2018
I planned a trip for my husband and his friends. They had a great time and caught about 40 fish. Captain mark was very knowledgeable...
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Devita R.
Riverside, CA
 5.00
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Half day with Captain Mark

VERIFIED   August 16, 2018
Fishing was fun, Capt Mark was making sure we had a good time, comfortable and safe. We took some fish home, oh… he cleaned...
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Kyle O.
Queen Creek, AZ
 5.00
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VERIFIED   July 20, 2018
What an awesome trip with Mark!  We fished the kelp beds and caught over 100 fish!!  Mark is a great guy, and 1st...
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