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Dockside Charters

270 SE Coast Guard Dr, Depoe Bay, OR 97341-1922
+1 541-765-2545
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Fish on!

This was my first time going out fishing on a charter. My husband has gone out many times. We... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Linda C
Boise, Idaho
Whale watching

Just got off the Tacklebuster boat. Great Captain and deck hand. They explained the safety rules... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Payette, Idaho
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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.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fishing trip” (26 reviews)
“crab” (20 reviews)
“rockfish” (17 reviews)
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270 SE Coast Guard Dr, Depoe Bay, OR 97341-1922
+1 541-765-2545
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was my first time going out fishing on a charter. My husband has gone out many times. We agreed that this was a great charter company for both of us. We chose the 5 hour bottom fishing trip. From my call to book our...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got off the Tacklebuster boat. Great Captain and deck hand. They explained the safety rules and got underway. We were not out five minutes and we were on the first whale. We sent several minutes watching the whale then moved on to another whale....More

Thank RazorNo1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of 10 of our family went out on the Tacklebuster last week. Amazing! By 8:30 we were limited out on rock fish! Caught 70 total. The crew then took us to a place where we caught 12 lingcod as well. Every place they...More

Thank Aaron A
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I took our 4 grandkids fishing while in Depoe Bay on vacation. The six of us were the captains entire charter so we got very personal service and he was great with the kids. We chose to fish and crab so we...More

Thank ndgrandma2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

These guys know what they are doing. For $20.00 ($10.00 for 10 and under) you get a beautiful boat ride with a friendly crew and a captain that works to make sure you see whales. We were in several locations. The Captain did a great...More

1  Thank Flo S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a cruise out to watch the whales. And yes there were a ton of them. The captain took his time and made sure we all got to see them. It was a beautiful day to do this. It cost us 20 bucks a...More

Thank ssheilmn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I were taking a short getaway in the area and I really wanted to take my sons on a boat trip. We checked out the website and they had reasonable rates (and even a coupon online) and open availability. I booked the...More

Thank aquababy78
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my favorite things to when visiting Oregon coast! The captain & boat man were wonderful! The ride was exhilarating! We spotted a few whales and seen a sea lion too. The captain was informative & gave us some history on the...More

1  Thank Faith_2012_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks 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

1  Thank rraines44
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Eve-dennis B
13 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
23 May 2016|
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Response from syrahgirl | Reviewed this property |
We stay at the Whale Cove Inn! ⛱
8 April 2015|
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Yes they clean vacuum seal and freeze fish. For a fee but so worth it!