Captain
Art Ponce

Member since June 2016 San Diego, United States
Background
Captain Art Ponce has been fishing as a hobby all his life, and has been a boat owner and captain since 1980. In 1992, he made the move to professional chartering, and has been running trips ever since. He loves west coast-style fishing, trolling for the prized Marlin and hunting paddies and bait balls.
Techniques
Captain Art goes for west coast style fishing. Trolling for Marlin and looking for paddies and bait balls.

Hey, I'm Captain Art Ponce

San Diego, United States
Background
Captain Art Ponce has been fishing as a hobby all his life, and has been a boat owner and captain since 1980. In 1992, he made the move to professional chartering, and has been running trips ever since. He loves west coast-style fishing, trolling for the prized Marlin and hunting paddies and bait balls.
Techniques
Captain Art goes for west coast style fishing. Trolling for Marlin and looking for paddies and bait balls.

My Charter Listing

Osprey Yacht Charters

8 reviews
San Diego
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trips from $1,300

Fishing Reports

San Diego

January 03, 2019

Great day on the water. Released over 30 fish eacause out if season. Read Full Report →


August 5 Mexico

August 05, 2017

Overnight trip 60 south. Found limits if yellowtail and Dorado. A few Yellowfin as well. Total 55 fish, over 600 lbs. Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

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5.00
out of 5 stars from 8 reviews
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Good experience
86%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
86%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
71%
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Robert T.
Yuma, AZ
 5.00
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1.5 day trip with capt art and crew

VERIFIED   July 5, 2020
Our family had a great 1.5 day fishing trip. Capt Art had the boat and equip in top shape and ready to go. Capt and crew were...
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Michele C.
Tonopah, AZ
 5.00
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Fishing with Art

VERIFIED   August 18, 2019
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Tressa P.
Dublin, OH
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January fishing trip

VERIFIED   January 2, 2019
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Charles A. W.
United States
 5.00
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Was billed as a 3/4 day trip. Turned out to be a 12 hour trip.

VERIFIED   October 7, 2017
Pre sun-up to sun-set. Excellent trip, crew and service. Was more than we expected. Caught Bonita rather than the big fish...
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Robert S.
Evanston, IL
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   August 16, 2018
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