Captain Merlin brings over 30 years of local fishing & vessel piloting experience with you on every trip!
Growing up on the San Joaquin Delta catching Striper and Sturgeon, Commercial Fishing in S. E. Alaska and California catching every species of Salmon, Halibut, as well as Rock Fish, Ling Cod and Dungeness Crab off of the California Coast.
Captain Merlin currently resides, and has focused and honed his skills for the last 15 years specifically out of Bodega Bay. Fishing both privately and commercially, acquiring his USCG - 50 Ton Masters Captains license; MMC # 3930096.
He knows the area and he knows how to put you on the fish!
More importantly, he thoroughly enjoys sharing the grandeur of the sea with all it has to offer and takes personal pride in offering the best trip possible every trip, and safely operating the vessel at all times!!