Captain Justin Payton

Barbarossa Fishing


Santa Cruz, CA

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Barbarossa Fishing invites you to join them for an extreme fishing excursion on the abundant waters off the California coast. Nothing beats a new adventure with a local professional Captain who knows all the secrets to reeling in native & migratory species in the area. Captain Justin Payton is dedicated and committed to giving your party the best fishing experience on the West Coast!

Whether you want to go inshore, offshore, or somewhere in between, Captain Justin offers a variety of trips that will surely meet your needs. Choose to explore the wonders of Half Moon Bay and surrounding waters or launch from Santa Cruz just down the coast. Both locations offer world-class sportfish, including sought-after species such as Striped Bass, Lingcod, Salmon, Halibut, Rockfish, and other seasonal favorites.

You'll be riding in style and comfort aboard a 25’ C-Hawk pilothouse powered by twin 150 HP Yamaha engines that will take you to the finest fishing spots in no time. This vessel can sit up to 5 guests with enough space for all to fish at the same time. It is also outfitted with top-notch gear and equipment that will help you to have a productive day on the water.

Anglers of all ages and skill levels are welcome to climb aboard, so bring your little ones and get ready to have a thrilling day ahead! The Captain will cover all the fishing equipment you'll need, just pack your favorite food, drinks, and a valid CA fishing license!

Join Barbarossa Fishing and create wonderful memories that will last a lifetime with the whole family!

Guide Boat

C-Hawk (Pilothouse)

Capacity: 5 Guests


Guide Territory


Pacific Ocean

Cancelation and Refund Policy

Paying for your Trip 

When you book your fishing trip, you will need to first put down a deposit to hold the reservation. Then, the remaining balance will be charged to your account on the day of the trip.

1. Place your deposit

  • Your deposit will be 15% of your full trip charge.
  • When the guide confirms your trip or if autobooking is enabled, Guidesly charges your credit card with a deposit to guarantee your reservation.

2. We charge the rest the remaining balance day of trip.

  • The remaining balance will automatically be charged to your card given on the day of the trip. Tips are handled thru the app / website after your trip has been completed.

Cancellation Policy and Guidelines 

Customers Cancellation Guidelines:
At Guidesly, each guide controls their own cancellation policy. This guide will allow you to cancel up to 14 days prior to your scheduled trip, to cancel and get your deposit back in full. If you fail to cancel before the set timeframe given by the guide, Guidesly will keep your deposit.

If there are impeding weather conditions, we give a 100% guarantee refund back in full. We will also give customers the option to reschedule the trip or take the deposit refund.

Guide Cancellation Guidelines: In the rare event a Guide has to cancel a reservation, customers will get your deposit back in full.

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