Art Taylor

Art Taylor & Mike Todter

Mailing Address:
Searcher Sportfishing
2838 Garrison Street
San Diego, CA 92106

Boat Website:

Captains Art Taylor & Aaron Remy
Full Galley Service
95 ft. x 24 ft.
Sleeps 32 people

The Searcher is a U.S. Coast Guard Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) and FCC inspected and certified sportfishing vessel that travels at a cruising speed of 11 knots. It is 95-feet long and 24-feet wide with two 475-horsepower Caterpillar engines and two 60-kilowatt generators. Sporting state-of-the-art electronics including GPS satellite navigation, two radars, two single band radios, autopilot, color scanning sonor and depth sounder. The Searcher carries 1,500 gallons of fresh water, as well as the ability to make fresh water.

The Searcher offers:

  • salon seating for 30 people
  • 14 air-conditioned cabins with fresh water basins
  • reading lights
  • AC electrical outlets
  • 4 restrooms
  • 2 fresh water showers
A large observation and sun deck and video viewing are available for down time.

For Whale/Ecology trips please visit Searcher website.

The Searcher's salon and cabins were upgraded in 2008. The Searcher has been a proud member of SAC since 1970.