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Homer or Seward fishing?

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Llano, Texas
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Homer or Seward fishing?

If you have a choice between full day combo fishing in Seward or Homer, which one is best? Family of 5, all experienced fisherman but not ocean fishing. Late July or first of August. Thanks for any help!

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1. Re: Homer or Seward fishing?

I think what's more important is to find a long time local captain that knows where the fish are.

The silver salmon should be returning to Seward during your timeframe.

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2. Re: Homer or Seward fishing?

We have had great success in both ports and there are lots of other activities in both towns.

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3. Re: Homer or Seward fishing?

We went with Central Charters in Homer, and caught our limit of king salmon and halibut. I can recommend them highly, but I know there are lots of others in both Homer and Seward that would no doubt be just as good. Check the reviews (people that have posted more than one or two reviews!) and go out where it works best with your schedule.

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4. Re: Homer or Seward fishing?

Exactly what Glacierlady said. Also, with five of you, I'd attempt to look into renting a whole boat just for your group or seeing if a good captain had a 'six pack' available for your days that they could find an extra person for. It may cost a bit more, but you have a bit more control over what you fish for (within reason since it's the captain in charge ultimately, but way more than you would if you were stuck on a boat with a bunch of other people).

If you private message me with what your budget is, I can give some names of the places I've had good luck with in both locations.

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5. Re: Homer or Seward fishing?

My vote would be the combo trip out of Seward ---- i have done both !

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