1. Welcome to SDFISH

    Thanks for stopping by San Diego's original online fishing community, sdfish.com. Now, take the next step...register for a free account today.

  2. SDFish shirts available for order

    Due to popular demand, we're running a 2nd order for the incredibly popular new SDFish shirts. The custom order period is only available through August 4th, so don't wait - get your order in today.

    1. General fishing

      General fishing discussions not specific to freshwater, saltwater, or any of the other specialty forums.
      Discussions:
      259
      Messages:
      2,780
      Latest: Best Fresh water reel I-CAST 2015 TankTuber, Jul 31, 2015 at 8:42 AM
      RSS
    1. Freshwater

      Fishing chat for San Diego's lakes, rivers, and ponds.
      Presented by Anglers Marine
      Discussions:
      5,561
      Messages:
      41,657
      Latest: Lake Morena getting decent rain RKMM, Jul 31, 2015 at 7:32 AM
      RSS
    2. Freshwater reports

      Freshwater fishing reports ONLY!
      Presented by Lakeside Bait and Tackle
      Discussions:
      4,593
      Messages:
      37,406
      Latest: Local Pond STiCKY, Jul 31, 2015 at 9:35 AM
      RSS
    3. Barrett Lake

      Talk about fishing one of the country's premier bass fisheries, Barrett Lake.
      Discussions:
      3,807
      Messages:
      17,632
      Latest: Did anybody fish last weekend?? gillies4life, Jul 30, 2015 at 8:48 AM
      RSS
    4. Bass tournaments

      Tournament schedules, news, results, questions or general discussions about freshwater bass tournaments are encouraged here.
      Discussions:
      674
      Messages:
      2,702
      RSS
    1. Bay fishing

      Fishing discussions and reports for San Diego Bay, Mission Bay, and the lagoons of North County.
      Presented by East County Bait and Tackle
      Discussions:
      3,465
      Messages:
      26,597
      Latest: ME AND MY SEED AND A BUNCH OF YFC STiCKY, Jul 30, 2015 at 4:46 PM
      RSS
    2. Private boaters and general saltwater

      Saltwater sportfishing discussion and reports for private boaters and general saltwater fishing talk.
      Presented by Angler's Choice Tackle
      Discussions:
      1,952
      Messages:
      12,665
      Latest: Great Day on the Water.. Ken roe, Jul 31, 2015 at 10:20 AM
      RSS
    3. Sport boats

      Discuss saltwater sportfishing from sport boats, everything from 1/2 day to long range trips with the local sportfishing fleet.
      Discussions:
      393
      Messages:
      1,815
      Latest: ChabascoII or seaforth for 3/4 day lamnidae, Jul 31, 2015 at 11:21 AM
      RSS
    4. Surf, piers, & jetties

      Surf fishing, pier fishing, and jetty fishing reports and general discussions about fishing San Diego's surf zone.
      Discussions:
      902
      Messages:
      4,913
      Latest: checking the surf, found corbina instead mcfish, Jul 30, 2015 at 11:05 AM
      RSS
    5. Lobster fishing

      Recreational lobster season in California runs from the Saturday preceding the first Wednesday in October through the first Wednesday after the 15th of March.
      Discussions:
      167
      Messages:
      768
      RSS
    6. Spearfishing

      San Diego has some great spearfishing available in the kelp beds and inshore reefs. Talk with other spearos about equipment and the ins and outs of this rewarding and unique form of fishing.
      Discussions:
      38
      Messages:
      190
      Latest: Where do ya'll buy your gear? kayakjosh, Jul 31, 2015 at 7:16 AM
      RSS
    7. Saltwater tournaments

      Discussions on all saltwater fishing tournaments, either offshore or the regional calico bass tournaments.
      Discussions:
      59
      Messages:
      132
      RSS
    1. Fly fishing

      For all fly fishing related discussions - tackle, locations, fly tying, and reports from everywhere and anywhere.
      Presented by The Fly Stop
      Discussions:
      784
      Messages:
      4,382
      Latest: Roncador OTF Fishtricks, Jul 20, 2015
      RSS
    2. Kayak fishing

      Dedicated talk about kayaks, kayak rigging and fishing from a kayak.
      Discussions:
      841
      Messages:
      4,467
      Latest: Rudder system for Pro Angler Rocky Frost, Jul 31, 2015 at 12:01 PM
      RSS
    3. Float tubing

      Float tubes are a convenient and affordable way to get on the water, and finally get to those fish that you can't reach from shore. Discuss float tubes, outfitting float tubes for fishing, and float tube fishing.
      Presented by CastMate Systems
      Discussions:
      179
      Messages:
      1,762
      Latest: 35lb 5 fish bag at Murray OwenMeALunker, Jul 31, 2015 at 11:31 AM
      RSS
    4. Swimbaits & big baits

      San Diego is a hotbed for the evolution of throwing big baits for big bass. Talk about the newest baits, modifications, or just the lifestyle of committing to the swimbait.
      Discussions:
      76
      Messages:
      613
      RSS
    5. Partner finder

      This forum enables boaters and non-boaters to connect for upcoming fishing trips.
      Discussions:
      20
      Messages:
      59
      Latest: Boil chasing jay1, Jul 3, 2015
      RSS
    6. Fishing clubs

      Looking to join a fishing club? Or have a question about what a particular club, or clubs in general are all about, post it here! Also, clubs are welcome to post news or other information.
      Discussions:
      83
      Messages:
      384
      RSS
    1. Tackle, gear, & events

      Discuss the latest and greatest fishing tackle and gear as well as upcoming fishing related events or seminars.
      Presented by Lakeside Bait and Tackle
      Discussions:
      1,823
      Messages:
      11,640
      Latest: stolen gear! fishfreeordie, Jul 31, 2015 at 6:40 AM
      RSS
    2. Rod building & repair

      Chat with other custom rod builders about the craft of rod wrapping and repair.
      Presented by Webspinner Custom Rods by Jim Trelikes
      Discussions:
      133
      Messages:
      675
      Latest: Guides STiCKY, Jul 31, 2015 at 9:34 AM
      RSS
    3. Lure making & customizing

      Discussions about pouring your own plastics, modifying or painting lures, and even carving your own swimbaits.
      Discussions:
      47
      Messages:
      396
      Latest: San Diego Bay Squirt (rev B) Fomen, Jul 6, 2015
      RSS
    4. Boating & boat maintenance

      For boat owners and prospective buyers to talk about owning and operating boats, as well as maintaining, repairing and rigging them. Also a place to discuss fishing boat makes and models.
      Discussions:
      480
      Messages:
      2,436
      Latest: Setting up for inflatable towing barryf, Jul 28, 2015 at 2:23 PM
      RSS
  1. Classifieds

    Buy and sell new and used fishing tackle, gear, equipment, kayaks, float tubes, boats and boating accessories with no associated costs!
    1. Fishing tackle & gear

      Buy and sell fishing rods, reels, lures, terminal tackle, and all other general fishing equipment and gear.
      Discussions:
      2,653
      Messages:
      8,331
      Latest: Shimano teramar 8foot 20-40 Danman619, Jul 31, 2015 at 10:45 AM
      RSS
    2. Kayaks & float tubes

      Buy and sell kayaks, float tubes, and all associated accessories and equipment.
      Discussions:
      131
      Messages:
      471
      Latest: For Sale: Fish Cat $90.00 jeepnkal, Jul 31, 2015 at 10:31 AM
      RSS
    3. Boats & boat accessories

      Buy and sell boats, trailers, motors, and boating accessories.
      Discussions:
      320
      Messages:
      708
      Latest: 21ft Center Console for sale Kyle Hall, Jul 29, 2015 at 11:25 AM
      RSS
    4. Miscellaneous

      Buy and sell non-fishing or boating items.
      Discussions:
      295
      Messages:
      579
      Latest: 2 Replica 1858 New Army Pistols Jimmyz123, Jul 30, 2015 at 4:19 PM
      RSS
    1. The Lounge

      Discussions not related to fishing.
      Discussions:
      1,450
      Messages:
      14,353
      RSS
    2. Hunting & firearms

      To many outdoorsman, fishing and hunting go hand-in-hand. Talk about local hunting and guns.
      Discussions:
      440
      Messages:
      2,721
      Latest: Phase one of the lead ban starts in California JFF, Jul 27, 2015 at 9:41 AM
      RSS
  2. Announcements, Support and Feedback

    If you have a question or comment about the forums, or even the main sdfish.com site, you're welcome to post them here. If you require more immediate assistance, use the contact link at the bottom of the page.
    Discussions:
    164
    Messages:
    763
    Latest: Lawman Kellen, Jul 9, 2015
    RSS