Our boats

North Shore Charters boat El Jefe. Fishing in the san juan islands, orcas island and friday harbor

El Jefe

The Jefe is a custom built Uniflight boat measuring 32ft overall. It was designed by Captain Marty and built by Surfside marine in Bellingham Wa in 2009. The uniflight hull was made famous as the Patrol Boat River (PBR) in Viet Nam. Built to be dropped from helicopters, withstand bullet fire and river mines. These were the toughest fiberglass boats ever built. So we had to have one.

Jefe is powered by twin CMD turbo diesels with Bravo 3 drives. It has all top of the line gear, electronics and safety equipment. With a private bathroom and plenty of space for a group of up to 6 to relax and fish in style. 

north shore charters fishing on orcas island, friday harbor and in the san juan islands

The Dog

The Dog is a 28 ft uniflight Salty Dog. Built in the 1970s in Bellingham. The Salty Dogs have been the backbone of the sport fishing community for decades. with a long history of sea worthiness, comfort, and reliability. We were extremely luck to find this one for sale in 2017. It had spent its entire life in a boat house near Point Defiance. The dog is outfitted with all top gear, safety equipment, and electronics. Its powered by twin mopar 318 V8 engines with direct drives. The dog has a private bathroom, fly bridge and plenty of room for groups up to 6 to fish in vintage style. She's a cruiser. 

north shore charters fishing on orcas island and friday harbor and san juan islands

The Rockhopper

The RH is a 27 foot Raidercraft Beachmaster. A very rare boat built in Anacortes specifically for use in the San Juan Islands to access all of the islands that do not have improved harbors. The RH is powered by a single VW Marine V6 TdI diesel with a bravo 2 outdrive. The Rockhopper has plenty of room for groups up to 6 with all of their camping gear to spent a weekend on one of our amazing outer island state parks. Call us for more info!