The Tight Lines is a 22 Radon with a 350 HP Volvo gas motor and Volvo-Penta outdrive. With 3 mag 20 downriggers, 2 tuna stick outriggers and 14 rod holders, The Tight Lines can easily run up to 8 lines. In addition a 25 gallon bait tank, two 25 gallon fish boxes, two 10 gallon coolers and a 100 gallon fuel tank gives us the entire lake in our range for a one 7 hour trip or up three 4 hour trips without needing to resupply. Our electronics include a Sony 4 speaker sound system in addition, to a Garmin 450 with sonar, GPS, 22-mile radar and a VHF radio.
The Upside was custom designed and built in 2010 by Gary Titus and the Donzi Corporation located in Sarasota, FL. After its completion and an intensive sea trial in April of 2010, she was relocated and has been recognized as the fastest fishing vessel in the Tahoe Basin. Powered by twin 300 Mercury Verados and Fly-By-Wire controls, the Upside is also equipped with the latest and greatest in marine electronics including GPS, 3D bottom imaging, sonar and 22 mile radar all displayed on a Raymarine display. And of course, this big blue gal has a walk-in bathroom, coolers, fish boxes, downriggers, a BUMPIN sound system – not to mention, a courteous professional crew.
Captain Andrew began his Tahoe fishing career at age 13 when he worked his first full summer as a deckhand on a Lake Tahoe fishing charter boat out of the Tahoe Keys. He spent the next 11 years deck-handing and captaining boats from 26 up to 43 feet long.
Captain Mike has been fishing his entire life. Originally a charter boat fishing guide out of Key West Florida, Mike has brought his passion and experience to Nor-Cal Charters.