Channel Islands

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Sea Jay Sportfishing

 Owned/Operated by - John & Carol Fuqua

Captain John Fuqua is the owner/operator for the Sea Jay which is located in Oxnard - Ventura County. John is a very aggressive captain with tons of experience. He is a top notch captain who enjoys targeting White Seabass and Yellowtail. Donald Fuqua, John's son, will also be taking the wheel.

The Sea Jay is a very comfortable boat operating out out of Channel Islands Sportfishing in Oxnard, CA. If you have a chance run a charter with John and Donald on the Sea Jay, you will not be disappointed.

Open Party

Limited to 11 passengers


4:00 AM departure - daily (if not chartered)
Return Time - 4pm (approximate return time)

Video Boat Tour

Coastal & Local Charter

Number of Passengers - 11
Departure Time - 4:00 AM


Weekday $1,200.00
Weekend $1,200.00

Outer Island Charter

Number of Passengers - 11
Departure Time - 10:00 PM


Weekday $2,500.00

Weekend $2,500.00

50% deposit required.

It's Official # 2 - Michael Schweit, president of the Southwest Council of the Federation of Fly Fishermen, caught a white seabass world record on 8lb tippet at Santa Cruz Island on July 13, 2011 aboard the Sea Jay. The fish weighed in at 11lb 13oz.

Call Us Today 805.382.1612


  • All charters require a 50% deposit.
  • Photo ID required for all passengers 18 and older.
  • Bait is included on all trips.
  • All prices are subject to change without notice.
  • Licenses, Fishing Tackle, Food and Beverages, and Fish Filleting are additional on all trips unless otherwise noted.
  • California fishing licenses are required for all anglers 16 years of age and older.
  • Possible fuel price increases may require that a fuel surcharge be added at the time of departure.
  • We reserve the right to substitute boats in the unlikely event a schedule boat is not available.

The Sea Jay does not have a galley. We do have a micorwave on board for passenger use. Please bring your own food and beverages.