For Cabo standards billfish catches were on the low side this week with just sixteen percent of charters hooking up to marlin and sailfish. Log in to read the full report!
October 6th to 12th, 2012 Overall Catch Success Rate All Species Combined 95% This week at a glance: Billfish 55% Dorado 92% Tuna 5% BILLFISH: This week we saw plenty of activity in Cabo, with lots of anglers taking advantage of the outstanding...
It seems that blue marlin season is upon us, hot weather makes them show up. We started out the week with a bang and as reported earlier in our blog a 722 lb (official weight) was weighed in aboard Pisces 46 ft Bertram “Attitude Adjustment”, the fish was found 11 miles straight out from Cabo and was this groups fourth fish of the day, after two sailfish and a dorado.
722 lbs Blue Marlin caught aboard the 46ft Attitude Adjustment with Captain Edgar Rentería. Angler Dave Smith, from Atlanta caught anything close was a 55l lb'er twenty five years ago at Walkers Cay, Bahamas.
The big story in Cabo this week was not for marlin, but for yellow fin tuna, with the possible new all tackle world record
BILLFISH: A surprise this week was the number of sailfish, surpassing those of striped marlin; several boats had two and three each as well as smaller game. Weather was again hot in Cabo but as a general rule of thumb, hot weather produces great catches – in fact every boat we sent out caught fish of some sort.
Weather is hot in Cabo right now but fishing is even hotter.
You know fishing in Cabo is usually a once in a lifetime experience for many anglers. Angler Raymond Vega from Odessa TX, his dream was to catch either a marlin or a sailfish,
Overall Catch Success Rate 100% (all species combined) BILLFISH: This past week, every single boat caught at least one fish, unfortunately, the water is getting a bit too warm for the billfish and we don’t have much to report about these guys. Also, most of the clients were looking for fish to take home to eat. “Valerie” released the only striped marlin...
This past week, every single boat caught at least one fish, unfortunately, the water is getting a bit too warm for the billfish and we don’t have much to report about these guys. Also, most of the clients were looking for fish to take home to eat.