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​Your Long Range West Coast Fishing Tackle Specialist

Call Us (805) 648-5665

West Coast Fishing Tackle

Located on the coast of Ventura County, the gateway to the Channel Islands in Southern California, we are the West Coast Fishing
specialists (stand up and rail rod fishing), specializing in Saltwater Fishing Tackle for LONG RANGE (Yellowfin and 
Bluefin ​Tuna, Wahoo, Dorado, Yellowtail, and Albacore) and local Islands (White Sea Bass, Calicos, Barracuda, Lingcod, Rockfish,
and Halibut). 

We have everything thing you need for your saltwater fishing trip whether it be to the beach or pier, on a local charter or private
fishing boat, or a long range fishing trip … Seeker Rods and Seeker Rod Blanks, Calstar Rods, Avet Reels, and Accurate
, to name a few. Our inventory also includes tournament freshwater bass tackle, trout tackle and equipment and fly fishing
tackle and equipment.

Eric's Tackle Shop and WeGetBit.com services also include custom rod building, rod/reel repair, yacht fitting and lure rigging.​

Eric's Tackle Fly Tying Classes
  This winter, Eric's tackle will be offering fly tying classes (beginner, intermediate, and advanced) at the
shop, in Ventura, California. If your interested, please email us and let us know your level of interest.
976-Tuna Listen to the most current/update Southern California Saltwater Fishing Reports and Conditions from 976-TUNA.

 —   ALL AVET REELS SHIPPED FOR FREE   — Click Here to see all Avet Reels

Attention fishing book collectors, we now have an inventory of signed first printing,
rare limited edition, and other collectible angling books … for more information CLICK HERE


 What's New … New Daiwa Lexa-Hd 



Our popular low profile LEXA 300 & 400 sized reels are now available in Type-HD—for Heavy Duty extreme inshore action. Now even tougher with stainless steel drive and pinion gears and a whopping six corrosion resistant ball bearings (CRBB). Available in 7.1:1 and new Xtra Hyper Speed 8.1:1 gear ratios. Custom EVA power handle knobs to help you crank in tough adversaries in comfort.


  • Stainless Steel Drive Gear & Pinion Gear
  • 7 Bearing System (6CRBB +1RB)
  • EVA Custom Handle Knob
  • Extra line capacity for strong lines, powerful fish
  • Ultimate Tournament carbon drag (UTD) with 13.2 lbs of drag
  • Swept Handle with weight-reducing cutouts
  • Handle length: 300 size 100mm, 400 size 120mm
  • Aluminum frame and side plate (gear side)
  • Magforce Cast Control
  • Infinite Anti-Reverse (Dual Stopper)
 What's Hot … Accurate Boss Valiant 300
Accurate Boss Valiant
  • Patented TwinDrag® for a Smooth, Consistent Drag
  • 6061 T6 Aircraft Aluminum
  • Anodized for increased Corrosion Resistance
  • Smooth, Easy Find Cam Stop Strike
  • Super Lightweight at 9.9 ounces
  • Holds 350 Yards of 30 lb. braid
  • Lever Drag Recessed Ergonomic Thumb Plate
  • 6.1 Gear Ratio
  • 37” line retrieval per crank
  • Precision-Cut Stainless Steel Gears
  • Newly designed handle arm for increased torque and power
  • 2 Anti-Reverse bearings with sealed washers to prevent corrosion
  • Sleeved Spool

What's New … New Shipment of Fly Tying Materials 
Fly Tying Materials

What's New … More Marlin Lures 

Marlin Lures
What's New … Seeker Harpoons Fishing RODS,
get the job done.

Seeker Rods - Harpoons 1

Seeker Rods - Seeker Harpoons 2

Lee Baermann's book Fly Fish The Surf is
now available for sale

 Available Now

For Sale

Lee Baermann Book - Fly Fish the Surf

Call (805) 648-5665 to get a signed copy of
Lee Baermann's book  Fly-Fish The Surf



What's New … Lee Baermann's new LB Streamer is now for sale. They work excellent in both saltwater and freshwater. They come in Olive/White, White/White, Chartruse/White, Brown/White,
and Black/White
Lee Baermann - Streamer Flies

Lee Baermann - Surf Flies

Avet MXJ5.8:1 Single Drag
Lever Reel
 … Click for more infoAvet Reel MXJ581 - Single-Drag


$208 and FREE Shipping …
Click to Purchase

Avet SX 6.4 Two Speed Reel … 
Click for more info

Avet Reels Raptor SX64

$394 and FREE Shipping …
Click to Purchase

Accurate FURY FX2-400N 6:1 •
3:1 2-Speed Reels
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Accurate Boss Fury FX2-400N 6:1 3:1 2-Speed Reel

 These reels were designed with fishermen's needs  in  mind. If you are chasing bullet Tuna,school  Dolphin,  or trying to catch your first White  Seabass,  the  Boss Fury has a size to meet your  fishing needs  at  an affordable price.

$379  … Click to Purchase

Seeker Offshore Pro
 … Click for more info

Seeker Rods - Offshore

    This seeker rod is built for the serious tuna
    fishermen who want to put the hurtin on big fish

$549 …
Click to Purchase

Checkerboard Surf Flies … 
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Lee Baermann - Checkerboard Flies

 One of the best West Coast Saltwater  Surf  Flies ever designed. The  Checkerboard  Surf Flies Catches Surf  Perch,  Walleye  Perch,  Corbina, Calico Bass,  Halibut,  Yellow Fin  Croaker, Spot Fin Croaker,  Sand  Sharks,  and  Leopard Sharks, just to name  a  few. This fly  has  even been used to catch Carp.  A Very  versatile and effective Fly.

$3.50  … Click to Purchase

Salty Crew T-Shirt, Chasing Tail – Long Sleeve – White … Click for more info
Salty Crew - Chasing Tail Long Sleeve T-Shirt

$25.99  … Click to Purchase

Salty Crew Crew Cap – Black … 
Click for more info

Salty Crew Crew Cap

$25.99  … Click to Purchase

What's New … What's New …

Seeker Rods SPOTTED!

Seeker Specialty Rods (SSR810 and SSR80H) for the swimbait fishermen and more!

"Anglers looking for the right action to throw the big swimbaits have two new choices to choose from. The Seeker SSR810 (20-40lb) and the Seeker SSR80H (20-50lb) both are suited well for the job at 8'0" long, and with a stiffer tip setion on the SSR810 and a whip tip on the SSR80H you can cast ALL DAY" 

Seeker Rods - 1 SSR Fishing Rods

Seeker Rods - 2 SSR Fishing Rods

            Salty Crew T-Shirts

Salty Crew Shorts Salty Crew Short Sleeve T-Shirts

 Check out the newest hats, jackets, fleece, pants, shorts
and T's  from Salty Crew



Yellow Fest 2015

2014 Fishing Season Highlights
Monster Amazon Fish
Seeker Black Steel Opah



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