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Welcome to Big Water’s Edge, Kayak Fishing Adventures web site.

Whether you’re just getting started with kayak fishing or you’re seasoned veteran of the sport, we invite you to visit our Information pages for articles on kayak safety, kayak selection, rigging and storing your kayak, specific kayak fishing techniques or just unforgettable fishing stories. Browse our Gallery for some exciting kayak fishing photos and video.

Visit our Forums for general information on kayak fishing, ask questions or share your experience. We are based and fish mostly in Southern California, but we welcome reports from any part of the country, or any other part of kayak fishing world.

We are a home to West Coast Whoppers, a year long kayak fishing tournament targeting yellowtail, white-seabass and halibut.

If kayak fishing is your thing, you’re one of us – register here.

Tight lines!
» Kayak Fishing Whoppers Over The Years
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Share Your Innovations
Dec 07, 2009 - 5:39 PM - by dsafety
It was a dark and stormy night, (really, thanks to the first big storm of the season). At times like this I like to go to the shop and futz around. I tinker with things and sometimes come up with an idea or two on how to make the things I use work better. I call on my inner-Macgyver. We all have a... [Read More]
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Return to San Luis - part 3
Dec 09, 2014 - 4:50 PM - by walrus

Return to Isla San Luis – Day 4

Jim, Sven and I packed the kayaks in the morning darkness and launched as the... [Read More]
5 Replies | 1,246 Views
late post long beach lobsters
Dec 08, 2014 - 5:27 PM - by vincentek9
fished for halis in the morning. landed 2 legals near belmont pier.
fished for bugs when it got dark. 16 legals and 20+ shorts in 4 hours. the biggest 2 females were released to repopulate.

on a side note. got back on land and started to rip the tails off. the coast guard... [Read More]
32 Replies | 2,820 Views
Asuncion 2014
Dec 08, 2014 - 3:39 PM - by makobob
26 November Sven, Buddha any myself hit the border at 6 am, 1 st stop FFM's, wow 5 whole minutes to process 3 of us. Paid right there, super fast and EASY. Off to BAJA. Met up with Zed and Ross at the COWBOY hotel in Guerro Negro after 3 pm. Day 2, we had a 2 hr and 20 minute drive to Asuncion.... [Read More]
23 Replies | 1,886 Views
Collection of Missions
Dec 04, 2014 - 3:22 PM - by Afran
What's up Guys.
Here's some fishing that I've been doing.

The Jetty at night with a rushing tide was awesome. 2oz Slayer Heads/Swimjigs and black or purple swim baits.

The Halibut Hole. I had a great halibut fishing for 3 days straight. Best bites came the... [Read More]
21 Replies | 1,720 Views
WSB 11/29/14
Nov 30, 2014 - 10:53 AM - by roby
Lucky local bite on fin-bait...


When I first hit the water in the AM, Tony calls out on the radio, "Roby, I hope you land a black seabass, so I can see it whoop your ass." At about 8:30 AM, my bottom rig goes bendo. At first, it felt like a big, big halibut with... [Read More]
46 Replies | 3,356 Views
Bugs and Bones
Nov 26, 2014 - 9:25 AM - by Saba Slayer
This is a skiff report but I know you guys like photos...
Last night was just another beautiful night in the SM Bay...flat calm water until about 7:30pm when that wind swell from the Malibu area finally made it down here.
It was a really fun night we had double limits and threw 6... [Read More]
12 Replies | 1,427 Views
WTF? San O 11/25
Nov 26, 2014 - 8:43 AM - by Iceman
Why the face?

I don't mind when MY fish soaks me, but just trying to help a guy out.

... [Read More]
17 Replies | 1,885 Views
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2014 Mothership
Kayak Fishing Trips aboard the Islander.

1.5 day trip $330
Fishing SCI

May 23-25 Fri-Sun

$315 per person

2.5 day trip $545
Fishing SCI

May 29- June 1st Thur-Sun

June 26-29 Thur-Sun

$545 per person

*New for 2014* 5.5 Day Trip $1650
Fishing Cedros Bonitos and Mexican coast.
3 full days fishing

June 16-22 Monday pm- Sunday am

$1650 per person. Does not include Mexican Permits. Bring your own or purchase on the boat. This trip must be FULL (22 anglers) to run.

Check here for details / 2014 trip schedule updates.
» WCW Leaderboard

West Coast Whoppers 2011 - Year-Long Kayak Fishing Tournament

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WCW 2011 Leaderboard

1st THE DARKHORSE 871 points, biggest halibut 28

2nd DEEPDVER 565 points biggest WSB 63

3rd Bellcon 547 points
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