Have you seen the movie Moneyball? Well we did something similar here. We analyzed the data of 8 boats, 2654hrs of fishing trips, 3826 anglers and 6879 fish caught in Point Loma landing. We at Fishfishme used fish count data of August 2015 which was provided by

In this analysis we answer some of the questions below:

  • What is the best boat for Yellowtail, Bluefin Tuna or Yellowfin Tuna?
  • Who is the top performing captain in Point Loma for August 2015?
  • What is the optimal duration of a trip?

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Fishing is always hot in San Diego year round. Things are especially great this year because its an El Nino year keeping the waters warmer and keeping the fish in San Diego waters! Since fall is approaching here is a short guide to the fish that can be caught during fall in San Diego.

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Yellowtail: Fishing for Yellowtail is hot year round with an abundance of them in the Summer time When they come a little farther up from Mexico. That means that the Yellowtail will be in the waters in the fall for the fisherman who are willing to bare some of the cool tempertures. You can catch these guys with live bait, Jigs and top water irons.

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Yellowtail are the most popular fish to target in San Diego. Especially in Late spring to fall when the waters are warmer. The average around 10-20 pounds but can get up to the 70 pound range for the biggest trophy size fish. Yellowtail are prized for their emmense fighting power and their meat. They are delicious in dishing ranging from sushi to grilled filets. In this article I will describe the most popular techniques to catch and land the famous yellowtail.

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Many people think there is one way to do fishing  “Put the bait in the hook, sink it and fish will bite and get hooked”. That’s only one way of fishing there are many other techniques used for different type of fish. Each fish and spot need a different type of fishing. Each angler have his own favorite type of fishing. Continue Reading 5 Fishing Techniques You Should Try


Where are the best islands to visit?

So you think you’ve seen Dubai? Well, each of these jaw-dropping islands offers something that you absolutely will not find anywhere else. Islands in general are one of the most exciting and invigorating travel destinations you can choose to experience. Take a look at the top 3 islands in Dubai you absolutely must visit before it’s too late!



Rods form circles in front of the room, right behind the glass windows. Butts on the floor while tips are in the air. The rods are huddled together by “height.” Some up to ten feet long. Each huddle categorizes the rod’s purpose: light tackle, jigging rods, popping, casting, spinning, trolling rods. In the middle of the room, a customer lingers on an item and calls out to the man behind the counter. Counter guy answered him. Customer then took the item and went to pay, chatting while he does, “You think the weather is good?” asked Mr. Customer. In fishing, the weather is a legitimate subject, not an awkward conversation. “Still good. Try going to The Palm, within branches. We caught some huge ones there the last time,” said counter guy. Mr. Customer smiled, said his goodbyes and left. For the next few minutes, the shop was empty except for me, Marvin – counter guy, Arlyn – his colleague, and shelf after shelf of fishing gears – a wide selection of rods, reels, baits, lures, jigs, rigs, and other paraphernalia. I call it a shop. Marvin and Arlyn call it the showroom, and for good reason.

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