Captain Paul Marshall was born and raised in Northern California and has been fishing in Northern California most of his life. He began fishing lakes and streams as a kid until he moved to the Bay Area in 1995. Since then he has been fishing San Francisco Bay, San Pablo Bay, the Sacramento Delta and the Pacific Ocean for Lingcod, Rockfish, Salmon, Albacore Tuna, Halibut, Dungeness Crab, Striped Bass, and Sturgeon. Captain Paul is licensed by the US Coast Guard with a 50 Ton Masters Near Shore License.
Captain Paul began fishing out of Fort Bragg in 2012. He enjoyed fishing here so much that he now makes Fort Bragg his home and offer charters for Salmon, Rockfish, Lingcod, Albacore Tuna, Halibut, and Dungeness Crab. In the Fall and Winter, he relocates to the Sacramento Delta to fish for Striped Bass and Sturgeon.
Captain Paul's boat is the Hilda Mae, named after his grandmother. The boat is a 26ft Olympic with plenty of room to fish. Hilda Mae can accommodate up to 6 customers, with 4 being the most comfortable. Hilda Mae is equipped with all of the applicable safety gear. The cabin has enough room in the cabin for a nap or to get the customers out of the weather. All tackle is provided. Your fish are cleaned and bagged at no charge. Additional processing or vacuum packing is available for a nominal fee.