Rockfish of the Central Coast…

CobraMB put together this great thread and decided to move it to the front for your viewing. Black-and-Yellow Rockfish Sebastes chrysomelas length – 15 in wt – 3+lb Most common between Mendocino County and Point Conception Distinguishing Characteristics Same essential shape as Gopher Rockfish but with yellow blotching and spotting. Similar in color to China […]

First Aid Kit Video

I have updated my first aid kit, and go through it twice a year, usually midway through the season and once at the start. Was going through it and decided to put together a video for this one. Probably a little over kill for most, but I kayak in some remote areas with poor cell […]

Rockfishing Regulations 2015

The much anticipated regulation changes have arrived and we have them here for you. In a breakdown for the local areas of SLO and Monterey county waters we have a season opener of  APRIL 1st We can keep 3 Lingcod There was a change in the number of Black Rockfish that you can keep which […]


FORUM MAINTENANCE on Tuesday 2-17-15 at 6pm. See you all when its complete. Work will be done to improve the forum starting this evening at 6pm. Site should not be down any longer then 24 hours. Please bare with us, this should make for a cleaner look as well as improve safety of the site […]

In Memory of James Lebowitz

YakAttack, Yak Gear, and Native Watercraft are working together to raise money for a scholarship fund at Cal Poly Pomona in honor of James Lebowitz. James – son of Kayak Fish Magazine‘s Paul Lebowitz – passed away at the age of 18. His life, his times, his joys, and his accomplishments are greatly cherished by […]

CCKF.NET Perch Derby

Derrick is putting together a Money between friends Perch Derby in Morro Bay on February 22. Come check it out and join us.    

Smoking the Rockies

CCKF member Squawfish, decided to change things up a bit so check it out. “I have been smoking some of the fish I catch.  This is smoked lingcod and copper rockfish.  I have been using a basic recipe; 1 cup of soy sauce ( I like to make the fish a little on the salty […]

Bottom Feeder The Hunter

Report from Bottom Feeder. “Went out at Ventura harbor Breakwall for lobster Thursday night. Was out there an hour before sun down and could barely get a spot on the wall. Way to crowded for me. I spent 5 hours out there, caught a bunch of shorts, but did manage to get some keepers. Will […]