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Dockside Charters

270 SE Coast Guard Dr, Depoe Bay, OR 97341-1922
+1 541-765-2545
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Very Enjoyable Fishing Excursion

We fished for cod and rock fish with a party of 13. I thought 13 would be too crowded but the boat... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Portland, Oregon
Sarcatic Owner / Captain

We went out for inshore halibut / bottom fishing trip we didn't catch any halibut and that was ok... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cottage Grove, Oregon
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located on Depoe Bays waterfront right next to the boats just past the coastguard station. public restrooms and plenty of public parking,turn east at Depoe Bay 's only stop lite and follow bay street to the waterfront.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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270 SE Coast Guard Dr, Depoe Bay, OR 97341-1922
+1 541-765-2545
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Reviewed yesterday

We fished for cod and rock fish with a party of 13. I thought 13 would be too crowded but the boat handled all of us and we caught fish. It wasn't a particularly good fishing day with a storm coming in the next day,...More

Thank MRK-Portland
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went out for inshore halibut / bottom fishing trip we didn't catch any halibut and that was ok, so we went bottom fishing after four hours so we could take something home. We paid for the trip and wanted to have fun. but when...More

Thank rraines44
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice clean boat with friendly captain. He used a radio to communicate with other boats and took us to see whales. Afterwards he sailed us by a large buoy where sea lions were sunning. Fun to be out on the water. I called early in...More

1  Thank francetravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did the whale watching tour. It was a lot of fun! The staff was great. We saw some whales sort of far off. Wish we could have gotten closer for a better view, but you can't control nature! They pointed out some squid and took...More

Thank TheBoss99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I went on the 12-hour halibut fishing trip on May 18 and had a great time--we each caught a halibut plus a bunch of throwback rockfish! The staff at Dockside Charters was wonderful. We went out on the Tacklebuster, with Captain J...More

Thank Jo Rita N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been fishing with the Tackle Buster for 18 years. Never disappointed. The Captain Ty is great. We will be back very soon.

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fun time we had on our whale watching ride! We couldn't have asked for a more beautiful day to head out of the harbor to look for whales. It didn't take long at all to see a mother and her calf. We followed...More

Thank Cathy W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

is what it's about! And w/Dockside Charters U can't go wrong! Great gear (or U can bring your own), Continuously putting us on the RIGHT fishing hole, Exceptionally knowledgeable, experienced Captains. Ya can't go wrong!!

Thank zzrydr
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We went out an a day that was a bit rougher sea than we have ever experienced. I stayed in the cabin and still saw several whales even a momma and baby. Couldn't take any pictures because the boat was bouncing too much, but I...More

Thank Doreen V
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

These fine people accomodated my family, including my furbaby Maliki on a charter boat ride 2 years ago. Then this evening my grandchildren wanted to do some crabbing and they let them throw their crab net on the dock for a couple hours. They didn't...More

Thank Michelle O
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Eve-dennis B
info on prices for charters june 22 or 23rd 208 461 5217 thanks dennis and eve born
14 June 2016|
Response from Rachel L | Reviewed this property |
When my hubby and I went on our trip 2 weeks ago, I Googled "Dockside Charters, Depoe Bay, Oregon." And found the pricing and reservation number on the website. You can click around and find what you're looking for there... More
Mary S
Planning trip in June, do u recommend any particular hotel near u
24 May 2016|
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Response from syrahgirl | Reviewed this property |
We stay at the Whale Cove Inn! ⛱
We are from Colorado and are planning on a charter with you guys in August. We were wondering if we can have our fish packed and shipped back to Colorado for us or what do you recommend?
9 April 2015|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
Yes they clean vacuum seal and freeze fish. For a fee but so worth it!