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Nor-Cal Charters

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South Lake Tahoe, CA
+1 530-318-1981
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Great Fishing

Captain Andrew was great for our fishing charter. Booking online was easy, and I got follow up... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jennb2003
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Quick limits, quality fish

Captain Mike kept in touch before our trip updating us on weather conditions and the best days to... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
scottnangelak
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Auburn
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“captain mike” (3 reviews)
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“great fishing” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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South Lake Tahoe, CA
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+1 530-318-1981
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain Andrew was great for our fishing charter. Booking online was easy, and I got follow up emails/texts with helpful info. When weather looked like it might by questionable he called a day in advance to warn us. The fishing itself was fun, everyone on...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Captain Mike kept in touch before our trip updating us on weather conditions and the best days to hit the water during our stay. He was launched and ready for us to step aboard and start fishing before our appointed time. He put us on...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had an awesome time fishing with Captain Andrew and his deck hand Sammi. Both were very knowledgeable. The fish were scarce that day, but we all had a great time listening to stories and hanging out waiting for the fish to bite. Great time....More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Captain Mike was great! He was extremely knowledgeable of the area and really personable! Best charter fishing experience we have ever had! Thanks Nor-Cal!!

Thank Scott Y
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Captain Mike and the "The Great Gatsby" boat were both fantastic. We took a dusk fishing trip that started at 4pm. We returned back to the marina after sunset at about 7:45pm. From start to finish Capt Mike was happy, friendly, talkative and knowledgable about...More

Thank Brian S
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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I met Captain Mike Petersen at 6 am. You park in the parking lot and walk down to the boat in the marina behind the blue buildings. We went out until 11 am. We caught 9 Kokanee salmon, 1 short of our...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

I received a gift certificate for a five hour fishing trip with Nor-Cal Charters for my birthday. Booking the trip was no problem and I was teamed up with a family of three as well as two other solo guys. We met at the boat...More

Thank David D
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

While this type of fishing isn't my cup of tea that is personal preference. I can say that even if it's a bad day fishing these guys go out of their way to make it an enjoyable experience. Both my wife & I commented on...More

Thank TinyJiant
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

Very disappointing. Charter cost $480 ($120 each for 4 people) plus $60 each for a fishing license ($15 each for 4 people) and did not catch ANY fish with the exception of one small kokanee salmon the size of a minnow, weighing about one pound...More

Thank 678DChris
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

Capt. Mike made the difference for us. We've really got only one fisherman in our family, our 8 year old son. If we had gotten skunked it would have been a sad day. But, we ended up catching 4 nice trout, 3 of them were...More

Thank Regularry
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