Lake Tahoe Fishing Charters with Capt. Brad

Capt. Brad Bugica Tahoe Vista, CA Incorporated Licensed Insured

Come experience some of the best California fishing in Lake Tahoe with a proven charter run by one of the most experienced captains around. Lake Tahoe Fishing Charters with Capt. Brad offers you only the most professional, safe, and adventurous trips out on this popular lake. We welcome all to join us for a great day out on the water. 


Captain Brad Bugica will be leading the way as you enjoy Lake Tahoe fishing at its finest. Capt. Brad has been fishing in Nevada and California since he was 8 years old and has been running guides since 1992. He loves every second of being out on the water and enjoys being able to show all of his clients just how fun and rewarding it can be. He holds a United States Coast Guard Captains License, Nevada Department of Wildlife Sub-Guides License, and a Nevada Master Guide License. His experience ranges from fishing Lakes in Northern California to guiding trips along the Sacramento River. You will be in very good hands with Capt. Brad and his wealth of knowledge and experience with Lake Tahoe. 


Your outdoor fishing adventure with Capt. Brad will cover the waters of Lake Tahoe. About 2 hours from Sacramento, and 45 minutes from Carson City, this popular vacation destination offers amazing fishing opportunities and Capt. Brad will have you taking full advantage of the opportunities this lake provides. 


Fishing will be done aboard Capt. Brad’s 25ft River Wild boat that is perfect for cruising the waters of Lake Tahoe. She is powered by a 250hp Yamaha four stroke engine and has room for up to 6 anglers to enjoy California fishing. She is rigged with all the fish finding and navigational equipment. You are welcome to bring your pets along for the ride. 


We offer half day trips that fish the California or Nevada limits of Lake Tahoe. All of our trips provide you with all the rods, reels, tackle, and lures needed to catch fish. Soda, muffins, and Granola bars will be provided, and we will clean and package any fish that you are allowed to keep after the trip at no extra charge. 


Capt. Brad specializes in targeting Mackinaw (Lake Trout), so you can expect to chase after many of these highly desirable fish. Lake Tahoe offers some of the best Lake Trout, with some specimens growing to over 10lbs. 


Book a trip with Lake Tahoe Fishing Charters with Capt. Brad Bugica today and experience the amazing sights of Lake Tahoe while you search for your next prize catch!

833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)

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  Launch Location

North Lake Boulevard, Tahoe Vista

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Trips start at $450

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1-6 guests

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2014 25' Pilothouse

250 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Children Welcome



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Includes 3 guests
+$150 per additional guest, Max 6 guests

Includes 3 guests (+$150  $ per additional guest • Max 6 guests)

Trip time: 5:30am to 9:30am (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

This trip is 4-and-a-half hours, starting bright and early when the bite is best! Rods, reels, and tackle are provided. Be sure to bring a California or Nevada fishing license!

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Fish Species

Brook Trout
Lake Trout
Rainbow Trout

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • Flares


  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Fishing Techniques

  • Drift Fishing
  • Jigging
  • Light Tackle
  • Trolling

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome

Price Includes

  • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle
  • Drinks
  • Snacks

Fishing Location

  • Lake

About the Vessel


Capt. Brad Bugica

Boat Type


Boat Length


Year Built


Engine Manufacturer


Number of Engines


Engine Horsepower

250 HP