Great to eat and easy to catch, rockfish are often a welcome alternative to the heavier tackle and deeper waters associated with halibut fishing.
It’s not uncommon for everyone onboard to be hooked up at once when targeting rockfish — making them an ideal target for young fishermen or those who are new to fishing.
Lingcod also frequent the areas where rockfish live, and it’s not uncommon to catch a lingcod while targeting rockfish!
Many of our clients from Florida and the Gulf states have compared rockfish to grouper as table fare.
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