Depoe Bay Charter Services

Fishing Charters: Experience the Thrill of Ocean Fishing with Tradewinds Charters

"Quit Wishin' Go Fishin'" with Tradewinds Charters, the preferred choice for fishing enthusiasts worldwide. Our family-friendly fishing charters, experienced crews, and impressive catch history, including several world records, make us the top choice for fishing on the Oregon Coast. We offer year-round fishing charters for Bottom Fish, targeting Sea Bass, Lingcod, Red Snapper, Cabezon, and other varieties of rockfish. Plus, we provide seasonal opportunities to fish for Halibut, Salmon, and Tuna.

Ideal for both experienced and first-time fishermen, our friendly crews provide top-notch fishing gear, expert instruction, and personalized assistance. Leave the stress of everyday life behind and immerse yourself in the excitement of ocean fishing. We also offer complimentary hot coffee, ensuring a comfortable experience out on the water. Fish cleaning and vacuum packing services are available at our docks, so you can easily enjoy your catch after a successful day on the water, while preserving its freshness.

"Fish On!" is the exhilarating call you'll hear aboard our vessels as anglers of all ages hook and battle their catch. Not only is ocean fishing a thrilling sport, but it also offers the opportunity to take home fresh, delicious Pacific fish for you and your family to savor.

Choose from a variety of fishing trips tailored to suit your preferences, with our most popular option being the 5-hour fishing excursion. Discover our affordable pricing and embark on an unforgettable Oregon Coast fishing adventure with Tradewinds Charters today.

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Whale Watching Tours: Experience the Magic of Marine Life on the Oregon Coast

Discover the mesmerizing world of marine mammals at Depoe Bay, the ultimate destination for whale watching on the Oregon Coast. Get up close and personal with majestic Grey Whales, awe-inspiring Humpback Whales, and occasionally even the elusive Killer Whales (Orcas). Step aboard our spacious, comfortable vessels designed for exceptional whale watching experiences, complete with restrooms, heated cabins, and no need to wear life vests.

Immerse yourself in an hour of excitement, wonder, and unparalleled coastal scenery on our personalized whale watching tours. Witness whales, seals, and other fascinating marine life in their natural habitat – an experience that's both safe and unforgettable.

As you marvel at these magnificent creatures, listen to captivating facts and stories narrated by our knowledgeable captains over the ship's PA system. Always eager to answer your questions and share their passion for ocean life, our experienced captains skillfully bring the vessels close to the pods for optimal sightings. Be prepared for breathtaking moments, such as massive spouts, glimpses of whale backs, and awe-inspiring deep dives with stunning displays of whale tails.

If luck is on your side, you may even witness the spectacular sight of a breach, where these gentle giants – measuring up to 45 feet and weighing 40 tons – propel up to three-quarters of their bodies out of the water. Truly a sight to behold!

Join us on our daily whale watching tours and experience the enchanting beauty of Oregon's marine wildlife. Book your whale watching adventure today and prepare to be amazed!

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Make your wedding day unforgettable with a stunning ceremony at sea with Tradewinds Charters in Depoe Bay. Our private charter service provides the perfect setting for a unique and intimate wedding with up to 30 guests.

Our experienced crew will help you plan every detail of your special day, from selecting the perfect location to ensuring a smooth and safe sailing. Imagine exchanging vows on the deck of our vessel with the stunning backdrop of the Pacific Ocean and marine wildlife.

Our vessels are fully equipped with modern amenities and operated by experienced captains and crew who will ensure that your wedding day is unforgettable. With our private dock conveniently located just below our office, you have the option to bring your own catering and decorations to make your day extra special.

Choose a serene location along the coast or select a specific spot that holds special meaning for you and your partner. Our crew will ensure that your special day is everything you've dreamed of and more.

Contact us today to learn more about our wedding at sea services and to schedule a consultation with our team. Let us help you create the wedding of your dreams with a unique and unforgettable experience at sea.


At Tradewinds Charters in Depoe Bay, we understand that saying goodbye to your loved ones is never easy. That's why we offer a compassionate and meaningful way to honor their memory by scattering their ashes at sea. This beautiful ceremony is offered so that our loved ones may travel with the ocean currents of the world until the end of time. This is truly a journey of the heart, and however you wish to say goodbye, we are here to help.

Our private charter service provides a personal and intimate experience for you and your family during this difficult time. Our experienced crew will guide you through the process of scattering ashes at sea, ensuring that it is done with the utmost respect and dignity. We will provide the coordinates of the location, and you can choose a serene location along the beautiful Oregon Coast or select a specific spot that holds special meaning for your loved one.

Our vessels are fully equipped and operated by experienced captains and crew who will help you create a unique and memorable experience for your family. We understand that this is a difficult time, and we are here to provide the support and care that you need.

Call the Tradewinds office for details or additional questions, or go to our Charter Rates Page for pricing. Contact us today to learn more about our scattering ashes at sea services and to schedule a private charter with our team. Let us help you create a beautiful and personalized tribute to your loved one, and provide a peaceful and respectful way to say goodbye.


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