About Martin

Martin Zeralko has been around San Diego fishing, both freshwater and saltwater, for over 30 years. He has fished everything from half-day trips to multi-day trips out of San Diego. On the freshwater side, he has fished every San Diego lake and knows which ones are worth visiting and at what time for the best action. When he's not fishing, he's thinking about fishing or trying to figure out a way to go fishing.

Catfish Night Fishing 2015 Season in San Diego County

Catfish Night Fishing in San Diego County
Summer at the lakes in San Diego means night fishing for some catfish. Photo courtesy of Lake Jennings One of my earlier experiences fishing for…

Lake Barrett Takes You Back in Time for a Simpler Way of Fishing

Fishing Lake Barrett
Discover a simpler way of fishing at San Diego’s Lake Barrett It can be said that fishing Lake Barrett is like going back in time…

Birding in San Diego – Some of the Best Places to Birdwatch

Great Blue Heron - Famosa Slough Point Loma - Birding in San Diego
See a Great Blue Heron while Birding in San Diego. With most of California’s wetlands gone and developed, birding enthusiasts should know those wetlands remain…

Farmers Insurance Open Returns to San Diego on January 21-27, 2013, with Tiger Woods

Farmers Insurance Open Final Hole
Of course you want to see Tiger Woods play in the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines Golf Course. But would you like a chance…

Surf Fishing San Diego County’s Beaches

Man with his catch after surf fishing
Catch dinner right on the shores of San Diego One of the great things about surf fishing in San Diego County is that you’ll likely…

Golf Courses Carved out of the San Diego Landscape

Salt Creek Golf Club
It might be the hunter and gatherer in me, something to do with getting in touch with nature and tying into those natural forces whenever…

Hikes with a View – Get Outdoors and See San Diego

Hiking trough La Jolla's Torrey Pines State Park
San Diego’s diverse terrain offers plenty of wonderful and challenging hiking trails. These trails listed below offer something event better, rewarding hikes with a view.…

A Guide to Local San Diego Freshwater Fishing Guides

Lake Jennings
Lake Jennings I’ve been the San Diego area for a few decades and I’ve fished local lakes since I first arrived here, but I wouldn’t…

7 Pier Fishing Spots in San Diego

Family Pier Fishing under a Blue San Diego Sky
Pier Fishing in San Diego is Amazing! Scrape away the years and years of fishing experiences from most old salts and you’ll probably find a…

Take the Kids Fishing in San Diego

Kids fishing at the docks
Spend a day with the kids fishing. With kids spending more and more time in front of Smart phones or desk computers and less time…