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“fishing trip”(14 reviews)
“whale watching”(32 reviews)
“hour trip”(7 reviews)
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Highway 101, Downtown, Depoe Bay, OR 97341
+1 541-765-2345
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All reviews fishing trip whale watching hour trip crab long pants good size see whales mother and calf comfortable trip deck hand ling cod five hours great fishing lots of fun snails crew dock
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have gone fishing with this company for year they always do what They can make sure we have a great day I have gone solo up to a family trip of 6.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lightkeeper7
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

I frequent the Depoe Bay area about once a year but had never taken a Tradewinds excursion. I wanted my son to see whales and the 1 hour excursion out of Depoe Bay harbor was exactly what I had hoped to have, time wise and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Scott R
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We had a fishing trip reserved with Tradewinds for big ling on a six man boat and 2 days before they called and asked if they could make a change to a five hour and take out their largest vessel and since they were shorting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jhathaway2018
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This was great! You can see whales from the shore,but going out on a boat lets you see them close. This was really inexpensive only 20 dollars each! And it was over an hour. I would suggest you take Dramamine if there is any chance...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank simpleyme
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Excellent boat, crew and captain to go watch whales. Saw several whales. The boat seating inside and out was comfortable and plenty for everyone

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank geraldecasey
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

I went on a salmon trip. I hesitated to use theses guys since my previous bottom fishing trip was disappointing also. But everyone else was booked. We had no two bites and one fish for 14 people for 5 hours. Captain went only 2 miles...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We saw two whales, the captain knew just where to go, the crew was attentive and helpful. Price was fair and the trip lots of fun for all.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CindyR979
Reviewed 17 July 2018

We chose this group because we weren't comfortable taking young children and older adults on some of the small boats that offer whale watching. Tradewinds has some good size boats that offered a comfortable trip for an extended family to watch the whales. We had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SHTexas
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I wish I could give this place a 10 star review. They were very accommodating on where you board, my mom is not able to take the stairs so we were able to board from the dock. Very clean boat and Excellent staff on board,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rodriguezlove13
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Decided to do the 1 hour whale watching tour. The captain and deck hand were friendly and knowledgeable. Within 5 minutes of leaving the harbor we were seeing whales. I would definitely recommend this charter

Date of experience: June 2018
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10 June 2017|
Response from Widlfire | Reviewed this property |
I just checked on tradewinds depoe bay and found a scrolling list of what they were catching. Their phone number is 541-445-8730 for more details. Hope you have a fun time and don't get seasick!
20 March 2017|
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Response from gonzotravelor | Property representative |
Thank you for the question. At this time Fish and Wildlife has not given dates for this fishery. In previous years this has been quite slow and possible may not have a season then. The best fishing may be Rock fishing... More