Fishing the 9 Mile Bank
The 9 Mile Bank stretches approximately 10 miles and is roughly 14 miles on a 220 degree heading from Mission Bay to the top of the 9 Mile Bank. It is an underwater mountain range that gets as shallow as 330 feet. Species of fish typically caught here are: Rock Cod, Bonito, YellowTail, Skipjack, Yellowfin, Marlin, swordfish, Shark and various others.
Approx Directions to the North End of the 9 Mile Bank:
From Mission Bay – Lat 117 24 15 West 32 36 40 North Heading 220 for 14 miles.
From San Diego Bay – 250 degrees South West for 11 miles
Approx. Directions to the South End of the 9 Mile Bank:
From Mission Bay Jetty – Head 180 South for 18 miles
From San Diego Bay – Head 210 South West for 12 miles