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Your Personal Gear

On your Pacific Star trip you can expect to find a highly knowledgeable, skilled and accommodating crew to make your adventure aboard the Pacific Star an exciting and enjoyable experience. Although The Pacific Star in a premier fishing vessel that comes equipped with all of the comforts of home, there are some personal items that we suggest that you bring along to ensure your trip aboard the Pacific Star is an enjoyable one. Make sure to check the weather forecasts before packing to make sure you pack accordingly.

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Valid Photo Identification is required on all trips US & Mexican waters. Fishing in California waters requires a valid California Ocean license and Mexico requires a Mexican Permit.

PERSONAL ITEMS (3 to 6 Day Trip)
Duffel Bag Considered best for storage, and for dirty laundry.
Clothing Pants: Bring a change for each day. Light material is best.
Shirts: You may need 1 or 2 each day. If you're sun sensitive, long sleeves are in order. Light fabric for quick drying and coolness in warm weather.
Socks: Yes! The more the better. at least a pair for each day.
Undies: Don't forget them!
Shorts: For those hot sultry summer days.
Jacket: For cool nights and cooler days.
Sneakers: Bring two pair so you'll always have a dry pair.
Rubber Boots One pair of short, comfortable boots.
Hat Wide brim, baseball caps, foreign legion. Think Sun protection.
Sun Glasses Polarized to cut the glare. Security straps will prevent loss over the side.
Sun Screen Sweat-proof, water-proof, the broad spectrum type.
Toiletries Bath towels, shampoo, soap, razor, toothbrush, toothpaste, etc.
Tools Dikes (cross cutting pliers), duck bill pliers, holder and belt, hook sharpener, Cheap cotton gloves, Rod belt.
Rod Belt A personal choice as to what is most comfortable to you.
Camera Make sure you have a supply of batteries. Camcorders are also welcome.
Entertainment Use the travel time to catch up on that favorite book. We have a great selection of DVD's, but you're more than welcome to bring one or two along to share.
Proof Of Citizenship We do not clear customs on these trips. However, you will be officially visiting a foreign country. We recommend that you have a passport or certified copy of your birth certificate with you.
Sea Sickness Check with your Physician for preferred method of prevention (Transderm patches are back! These appear to be highly successful). There are several over-the-counter products that are very effective. Your local Pharmacist would be another excellent source for recommendations.

SAC Spotter Plane ProjectSportfishing Association of Southern CaliforniaThe Pacific Star Sportfishing is proud to be a charter member of SAC, the Sportfishing Association of California.
Pacific Star Sportfishing and SAC are committed to the recreational sportfisherman - and you can also help by becoming a supporting member and participating in annual SAC events.