Channel Islands

Sea Jay

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Owned/Operated by - John & Carol Fuqua

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45' - 12 Passengers - 12 Bunks 

The Sea Jay is a very comfortable boat operating out of Channel Islands Sportfishing in Oxnard, CA.

The Sea Jay specializes in a full day of fishing. Private fishing charters available. Fishes the Northern Channel Islands. We fish for Rockfish, Halibut, White Seabass, Yellowtail, Calico bass, Lingcod and more!

Private fishing charters are available. Great for smaller groups of friends, family, buddies, reunions, bacholer parties, team building. 

It's an Official World Record! 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.

Open Party Price

Limited to 12 passengers


4:00 AM Departure - daily (if not chartered)
4:00 PM Return  (approximate return time)

Local Charter Prices

Number of Passengers - 11
Departure Time - 4:00 AM
Weekday $1,300.00
Weekend $1,300.00
**Surcharge for early arrival

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


  • All charters require a 50% deposit at time of booking.
  • California fishing licenses are required for all anglers 16 years of age and older.
  • Bait is included on all trips. Live Bait provided when available. No guarantees of type or size.
  • Ice chests, glass containers, and alcoholic beverages are not to be brought aboard the boats unless noted.
  • All prices are subject to change without notice.
  • Licenses, Fishing Tackle, Food and Beverages, Fish Filleting and Gratuities are additional on all trips unless otherwise noted.
  • 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 the scheduled boat is not available.
  • See our Cancellation policy
  • All boats are independently owned and operated. Channel Islands Sportfishing Center assumes no risk to passengers while on board vessels.

Sea Jay Boat Tour Video