Go Salmon fishing with Capt. Jeff in Edmonds, WA!
We believe that communication between the guide and client is crucial to providing a memorable experience. Our promise is to create long-standing friendships with each of our clients. In order to achieve this, Captain Jeff Christen will personally discuss all the details and options for your upcoming adventure. He will be straightforward in his assessment of the conditions and current fishing opportunities for the upcoming days, and provide you, the client, with your best options for success. We strive to exceed expectations and provide top-tier professional service for years to come.
What You Can Catch:
The Puget Sound offers great year-round opportunities to catch a wide variety of fish. Depending on when you plan your trip, we may be fishing for King Salmon (Chinook), Silver Salmon (Coho), Pink Salmon, Chum Salmon, or Ling Cod. There is always a chance to hook into Flounder or Shark which is a favorite of the younger anglers. We offer crab trips during the season for those of you that love fresh shellfish.
High Season: June to October 15
6 Hour: $1,150 USD for 6 people
4 Hour: $950 USD for 6 people
Low Season: October 16 to May 31
6 Hour: $950 USD for people
For more information or any special request, you can message Capt. Jeff here.
👨✈️Captain: Jeff Christen
Fishing from Westport to Neah bay and Washington State's Beautiful Puget Sound since 1995. Jeff's primary focus has been on Salmon Fishing for Chinook, Coho, and Pink Salmon although he is well-versed in Ling Cod, Flounder, and Cabezon fishing as well.
His local knowledge of the waters, along with his understanding of tide conditions, migration patterns, and patience with guests help set him apart. Jeff enjoys sharing his exuberant passion for fishing with clients who wish to experience the beauty and serene fishing opportunities Washington's Puget Sound has to offer.
Jeff focuses on getting you to the most productive fishing grounds in a timely fashion. His aim is to make the most out of the time spent with clients by educating, engaging, and most of all having fun all the while pursuing the targeted species. Captain Christen takes great pride in his charter's ability to find and catch fish even when others cannot. And when the adventure is over, Jeff will make sure that you are back to the dock on time.
Our vessel is impeccably maintained and will meet and exceed your expectations for safety, comfort, and cleanliness.
The wide-open aft deck will give you room to stand up and stretch your legs with ample space to fight that big fish you've been waiting to land. Boarding her is easily accomplished with the walk-through transom design.
Our boat comes appointed with everything required for a safe and pleasurable trip, including comfortable cabin furnishings with a private restroom, a complete array of sophisticated electronic navigation and communication equipment, state-of-the-art fish finding equipment, and all the necessary emergency/survival gear.
The Salty Dog is immaculately clean, strictly maintained, and delivers an extremely stable and comfortable ride.
🧾Frequently Asked Questions:
What should we bring on our trip?
In short, you should bring the following:
Food and beverages
Warm clothes/Rain gear (It's always 10 degrees cooler on the water)
Sunglasses. Even on cloudy days!!
How far is the boat ride?
Boat rides can be 5 minutes to 45 minutes. There are many factors that contribute to the length of the boat ride, including tide, wind direction, cloud cover, fish species, and time of year. If this is a concern, ask while booking your trip. We are in the catching business and want to take you to where you will get the most action
Do we need to buy a fishing license?
Yes. A valid Washington State fishing license is required and may be purchased:
On the boat
Does your boat have bathrooms?
Yes. We have private facilities
Do you clean our catch?
Yes. Your catch of the day will be cleaned and bagged on ice
Should we tip our guide?
Tips are not mandatory however they are customary and greatly appreciated.
Can we bring a GPS and mark the spots we fish?
If you have any questions, send us a message and we can answer them before finalizing your reservation. We look forward to having you!