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Helgren's Sportfishing

#7 of 20 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Oceanside Features Animals
315 Harbor Dr S, Oceanside, CA 92054-1035
+1 760-722-2133
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Casting not fishing

Water was really warm with the storms in Mexico and most people we heard about were pulling in fish... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kent, Washington
via mobile
Great half day trip for me and my boys!

I took my two boys (9 and 7) with me on this fishing trip. The crew was a lot of fun. We caught a... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
Wanda S
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315 Harbor Dr S, Oceanside, CA 92054-1035
+1 760-722-2133
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Water was really warm with the storms in Mexico and most people we heard about were pulling in fish left and right. We were so excited to catch some fish - but we're skunked. Couldn't find a fish worth keeping and certainly not bragging about....More

Thank stillinkent
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I took my two boys (9 and 7) with me on this fishing trip. The crew was a lot of fun. We caught a ton of fish, and we made a lot of memories to last a lifetime. We are already dreaming about our next...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

I've been on many fishing trips like this previously through many companies, and Helgren's was exceptional. Although we didn't catch many fish that were large enough to keep, we did catch a great deal of fish which made for a very enjoyable day. Although the...More

Thank Takach
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

On may 22nd I booked 2 tickets with helgrens sports fishing from ocean side my forth trip with them 1/2 day trip on ocean 95 boat .the day before I got a call that they did not reach the min to go I asked how...More

Thank Osama H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Three generations from age 5 to somewhere beyond 50 did the half day fishing charter with Helgren's recently. While the fishing wasn't spectacular we did manage to catch 17 fish with four poles including a 10 pound shark. The captain seemed to try very hard...More

Thank elwhaswan
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We chartered the Electra for a 1/2 day trip and the captain and crew were nothing short of exceptional! The office team got our group of ~25 signed in, licensed, and on the boat in about 15 minutes. As for the trip itself, the captain...More

Thank Billy H
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Went out on "Electra" for whale-watching 2-hr 1:30PM with my wife. Not a particularly comfortable boat since it is primarily set up for fishing, meaning no real outdoor seating areas or amenities. However, there is a hot food & beverage bar that civilizes the experience...More

Thank WGC73
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I took my after school program on a whale watching trip and we had such a great time!! It's not always easy to know where to take 100 middle schoolers, but this experience was a perfect fit. Helgren's was so responsive to ALL of my...More

Thank kvincali
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Had a great day of fishing yesterday. The crew was awesome. It's was my fiance's third fishing trip but her first time catching. Everyone in our party caught fish. The customer service was outstanding. Thanks to captain Tim, deckhands Jake, Chris and Nacho we had...More

Thank Fiel B
Reviewed 19 November 2016

With 100 lb. plus Bluefin in Southern Cal. waters for the first time in decades, I jumped on this sportfisher. Over 90 ft. long with a/c staterooms and plenty of space make this vessel outstanding! Seasoned captain(s). a friendly cook and talented deckhands made a...More

Thank Marc I
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