Captain
Sam Skinner

Member since October 2015 San Diego, United States
Background
Originally from Hawaii, Captain Sam Skinner brings energy and exuberance to every charter. Don’t let his age fool you. After working for several years on San Diego sport boats, Captain Sam has the know-how and the work ethic to put customers on fish.
Techniques
Fishing with live bait and lures for all species of fish found in the waters off the shores of Southern California and Mexico. Both nearshore and offshore fishing. Targeting Bluefin and Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, and Yellowtail.

Hey, I'm Captain Sam Skinner

San Diego, United States
Background
Originally from Hawaii, Captain Sam Skinner brings energy and exuberance to every charter. Don’t let his age fool you. After working for several years on San Diego sport boats, Captain Sam has the know-how and the work ethic to put customers on fish.
Techniques
Fishing with live bait and lures for all species of fish found in the waters off the shores of Southern California and Mexico. Both nearshore and offshore fishing. Targeting Bluefin and Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, and Yellowtail.

My Charter Listing

Excellent
4.5 / 5
(14 reviews)
San Diego
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trips from $750

Fishing Reports

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.5 / 5
out of 5 stars from 14 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.4 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (8)
Awesome bay trip with Captain Sam!!
Fishing with Sam
3\/4 day
+5
Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
79%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
86%
Appropriate for children
94%
Satisfied with the boat
94%
Catch intended fish
69%
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Lily P.
San Diego, California
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Awesome bay trip with Captain Sam!!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – San Diego Bay on April 19, 2023
This was our very first charter experience and I booked it for my dads birthday. Captain Sam was extremely professional and...
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John P.
Henderson, NV
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Perfect Summer Fishing Trip

VERIFIED   9 Hour Trip – Offshore Fishing on August 13, 2022
Sam and John were the best of the best! Great communication leading up to and throughout the trip. They were very knowledgeable...
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Juan A. C.
Riverside, California
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

3/4 day

VERIFIED   3/4 Day - Coronado Islands on September 3, 2022
We had a Blast!  So much fun! The crew is awesome!
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Laura K.
San Clemente, CA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

August fishing trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – San Diego Bay on August 28, 2022
Laura K. recommends Guardian Charters
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Russell S.
Many, LA
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Very good
4.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with Sam

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – San Diego Bay on August 27, 2022
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