We're fortunate to have both river and ocean fishing easily available here in Gualala. A year-round activity, fishing provides recreation (and yummy food) to tourists and locals alike. Please remember to get a fishing license which are available in Gualala's general stores.
No fishing license is required to fish from the Point Arena Pier!
|Abalone diving is extremely popular. Check the water conditions before you go out.|
|Crab traps can be lowered from the Point Arena Pier.|
|Steelhead fishing is generally the best from November through March, but is legal in most main coastal streams all year (Catch & Release only). Don't forget your favorite lures!!|
|Ocean fishing from boats, rocks, the beach, or the popular Point Arena Pier is available year round (weather and ocean conditions permitting).|
|Don't forget to check the tide tables .|