The Duchess Yacht Charter Service

Capt. Skip Rutzick Marina del Rey, CA Incorporated Licensed Insured

The Duchess Fishing Charters is a Private Los Angeles Fishing Charter for those looking for a personalized experience on the water. We provide luxury accommodations, world class service, and a Southern California fishing experience like no other. 

With over 50 years fishing and guide service experience, the Captain and Crew of The Duchess will help make your day on the water a memorable one. Capt. Skip Rutzick will be manning the helm as you enjoy one of the best fishing charters in California. Capt. Skip starting fishing at the very early age of 3 years old with his father and grandfather. He loves being out on the water and spends roughly 270 days a year doing so. He has developed many unique techniques on the ocean, replacing many of the old standards to create a more effective and interesting outing for our guests as well as ourselves.

Your fishing adventure with us will begin in Marina Del Rey and go on to explore the nearby areas of Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Redondo Beach, Manhattan Beach, Channel Islands of California, and many other locations along the shores of California in the Pacific Ocean. 

Southern California is home to a plethora of exciting species to catch. Halibut, Cod, Snapper, Bass, Sand Dabs, Whitefish and Bonita, Rockfish, Yellowtail, and Barracuda are just some of the species you can expect to catch on any of our California fishing charters.

Your day on the water will include meals and beverages in the comfort and convenience of “The Duchess”, a 63 ft. Motor Yacht. This vessel is perfect for fishing charters in Los Angeles. She features extensive Navigation/Fish finding equipment, Satellite TV, Stereo, full bathrooms and more. Ample refrigeration and freezers available along with a choice of decks and seating will have you feeling right at home. 

The Duchess Fishing Charter provides all necessary equipment, bait and tackle, along with up to the minute knowledge of the most favorable fishing. 

Fishing with The Duchess Yacht Charter Service will give you the feel of your own Luxury Fishing Vessel with all the comforts of home, while you will experience the wonders of nature and the thrill of the catch! Book a trip with us today and get ready to experience one of the best Los Angeles fishing charters possible.

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

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  Launch Location

13701 Fiji Way, Marina del Rey

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Trips start at $1500

3 Trips

1-6 guests

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2000 63' Airboat

635 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

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private

HALF DAY TRIP

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 12:00pm (5 hours)

30 Day Cancellation Policy

Halibut, Cod, Snapper, Bass, Sand Dabs, Whitefish and Bonita are some of the species we can expect to be fishing for. Times are flexible.

 

Breakfast & Beverages
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private

3/4 DAY FISHING

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 2:00pm (7 hours)

30 Day Cancellation Policy

The Duchess Fishing Charter provides all necessary equipment, bait and tackle, along with up to the minute knowledge of the most favorable fishing. Halibut, Cod, Snapper, Bass, Sand Dabs, Whitefish and Bonita, are some of the species we can expect to be fishing for.

Your day on the water will include meals and beverages. Times are flexible.

Breakfast, Deli Lunch & Beverages
Close details

private

FULL DAY TRIP

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 4:00pm (9 hours)

30 Day Cancellation Policy

With over 50 years fishing and on the water experience, the Captain and Crew of The Duchess will help make your day on the water a memorable one! Halibut, Cod, Snapper, Bass, Sand Dabs, Whitefish and Bonita, are some of the species we can expect to be fishing for.

Fishing on The Duchess will give you the feel of your own Luxury Fishing vessel with all the comforts of home, while you will experience the wonders of nature and the thrill of the catch!

Let The Duchess and her crew, show you a very special Fishing Experience! Times are flexible.

Breakfast, Deli Lunch & Beverages
Close details

Fish Species

Barracuda
Bonito
Ling Cod
Rockfish
Sheepshead
Triggerfish
White Seabass
Yellowtail

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Life Raft
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • CPR-Trained Crew
  • EPIRB
  • Flares
  • VHF Radio

Navigation

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar

Boat Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Cooler
  • Multimedia System
  • Refrigerator
  • TV

Facilities

  • Bed
  • Flybridge
  • Kitchen
  • Shower
  • Salon
  • Toilet
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Boat Gear

  • First Mate
  • Casting Platform
  • Livewell
  • Tuna Tubes

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Jigging
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Trolling

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch

Price Includes

  • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
  • Fresh or Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Drinks

Fishing Location

  • Inshore
  • Nearshore
  • Offshore
  • Reef
  • Wreck

About the Vessel

Captain

Capt. Skip Rutzick

Boat Type

Airboat

Boat Length

63

Year Built

2000

Engine Manufacturer

Cummins

Number of Engines

2

Engine Horsepower

635 HP