Captain
Ron Koyasako

Member since July 2018 San Francisco, United States
Background
Fishing has always been Capt. Ron's passion. He started Trout fishing at 2 years old and charter boat fishing at 5 years old. He worked on charter boats for 18 years before becoming a captain. He has sportfished and commercially fished all his adult life. Capt. Ron enjoys seeing the thrill of a new person catching their first fish and anglers catching their personal best. His favorite species of fish to catch is Striped Bass. The captain fishes for it year-round.
Techniques
Trolling, drifting, mooching, and flylining live bait . We will adapt to current conditions and fish the most productive technique to get the most fish on your lines.

Hey, I'm Captain Ron Koyasako

San Francisco, United States
Background
Fishing has always been Capt. Ron's passion. He started Trout fishing at 2 years old and charter boat fishing at 5 years old. He worked on charter boats for 18 years before becoming a captain. He has sportfished and commercially fished all his adult life. Capt. Ron enjoys seeing the thrill of a new person catching their first fish and anglers catching their personal best. His favorite species of fish to catch is Striped Bass. The captain fishes for it year-round.
Techniques
Trolling, drifting, mooching, and flylining live bait . We will adapt to current conditions and fish the most productive technique to get the most fish on your lines.
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Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 156 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
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Bay Seabass and Halibut trip with Captain Ron
Bay Seabass and Halibut trip with Captain Ron
Bay Seabass and Halibut trip with Captain Ron
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
93%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
92%
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Amanda C.
Fresno, CA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Ron

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day trip on September 3, 2022
I purchased a full day trip as a gift for my husband. He and his friends had an amazing time. I was worried about making Ron...
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Donald G.
Pleasanton, CA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Bay Seabass and Halibut trip with Captain Ron

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day trip on September 16, 2022
Captain Ron is very knowledgeable about the fish of SF bay, how to locate and how to catch!  Captain Ron and deckhand of the...
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Alex S.
McCarran, NV
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Morning half day

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (AM) on September 4, 2022
We did a morning half day and we were on the fish within 45 minutes. We had 8 of us and we all caught at least 1 fish. We had...
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Maya M.
San Francisco, CA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Wonderful Day w/ Great Crew

VERIFIED   Full Day trip on June 11, 2022
I booked this as a Christmas present for my husband and son to do together. So finally our date came in June, and they had...
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Simeon D.
Piedmont, CA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Full Day w/ Ron

VERIFIED   Full Day trip on July 5, 2022
Spent a full day targeting salmon - Ron knew all the best spots and wasn’t afraid to try something different than all the...
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