Private Charters

The Flying Fish can be chartered for an unparalleled fishing experience with personalized service!

From Bachelor parties and family reunions, to company outings or celebrations, the Flying Fish is ready to accommodate your group and work hard to ensure the best possible fishing trip! Capacity for fishing charters is limited to 18 people, for your comfort and to ensure the best service possible.

Call Patriot Sportfishing at (805) 595-7200 for duration and pricing information.

Fishing Trips

With over 20 species of rockfish available, and lingcod, the central coast offers a wide variety of these fun-to-catch and delicious-to-eat fish!
Shallow water
Live bait for halibut and other shallow water fishes when available.
Albacore / Tuna
Typically accessible in the fall, albacore is a seasonal fishery. Trips are subject to availability.


1/2 Day
  • 5-6 hour trips
  • Depart midmorning
  • Morro Bay or Avila Beach
  • $1620
  • 3/4 Day
  • 8 hour trips
  • Depart midmorning
  • Morro Bay or Avila Beach
  • $1980
  • All Day
  • 10-12 hour trips
  • Depart early morning
  • Morro Bay or Avila Beach
  • $2520

  • Whale Watching

    The Flying Fish can be chartered to take your group out whale watching, departing from Avila Beach or Morro Bay. Seeing a whale in its natural habitat, up close and personal, is an incredible experience—one sure to be enjoyed by children as well as adults. Great for family trips, work outings, or just a special day, whale watches and nature cruises are a comfortable and great way to spend the day on the Flying Fish.

    Capacity for whale watch charters is 25 people.

    Whale Watch Charter Length/Fee: $1200 for a 3 hour trip.

    Burial at Sea

    We understand the sensitive and personal nature of burial at sea. Captain Wayne has taken out many trips for families to care for their loved ones. Email for special requests/information.

    Capacity for Burial at Sea is 24 people.

    Burial at Sea length/fee: 2 hour trip, price upon request.