Archive for August, 2016

Aug 29th , 2016

Monday, August 29th, 2016

Well it’s rainy season ( Green ) and there’s still some good fishing down here in beautiful Costa Rica from Playa del CoCo to Drakebay

DSF at Sport Fishing.
19 hrs ·  Playa Del CoCo

WA Sportfishing .. blues .. sails and tuna

Brittany A. with the 72″ Bull Mahi she and Jason G. bagged on their charter today August 23, 2016

Genaro .. blues  sails 1 blk marlin and roosters

Los Suenos
CRD Today was an epic fishing day!! Sixteen (16) SAILFISH released from two boats within 25-30 miles of Herradura Bay / Los Suenos!!
Extremely abnormal this time of year.

CRD
August 21 at 5:51pm ·

– 1 x 350lb Blue Marlin
– 3 x Sailfish
– 1 x BIG “PHAT” Yellowfin Tuna!!

Our guests in from Sweden catching a 250lb Blue & 300lb Black Marlin today!! 8/19/16

CRD
August 16 at 7:56pm ·

Our guest, the Barnett family came to Costa Rica with one objective in mind & that was to catch a SAILFISH!! So, what did they release
today you ask???? 1 Blue Marlin, 2 Sailfish & 8 Yellow Fin Tuna (ok, they kept the tuna)!! I’ll venture to say this
family had a great time out on the water fishing today

CRD
August 13 at 7:36pm ·

Our good friends from Sweden had a great time out fishing today. Released 5 SAILFISH, with several more raised. Doesn’t hardly seem like Green Season!!

GF ..   2 sails 5 grouper

Brent  2 days 23 tuna  5 sails

Brent Moyer
Yesterday at 8:41am · Herradura ·

Smoking marlin day yesterday, Mike as friends from Ga wanted to a marlin so off we went, raised 3 released 1 black maybe 500lbs!!! 1hour 15 min fight,
sancocho 1 marlin and one looker. Coupe small tunas, great fishing, great group and great weather LTD brother. One of the ladies on the boat took some
amazing pictures of the black completely out of the water
Marlin Mag cover photo quality shots. Hope to have to post soon.

Quepos

Skip’s Sportfishing .. 9 sails 1 blue  4 tuna
Snook Sportfishing .. 4 snook 3 roosters

Drakebay .. this week .. 12 sails , 1 blue .. 8 tuna

35 foot Sport Fishing Yacht
$750 ½ day (5 hours) – $1400 full day (9 hours) – $1800 Full Day Offshore Marlin Trip (10 hours)
The Reel Escape is a meticulously maintained, high-end American made, 35 foot CABO Sport Fishing Yacht powered by twin 450 hp CAT diesel engines. The boat is fully equipped for your safety and comfort while taking you quickly to the best fishing grounds in the area. This legendary CABO design is constructed on a modified V-hull with a wide beam and a shallow keel providing a soft ride. She features a hull with small propeller pockets and clean underwater lines that creates two ideal trolling alleys behind the transom, greatly increasing the number of strikes.

Air-conditioning
Full Sized Head
Dinette Table
Full Sized Sofa
Full Galley with Refrigerator, Freezer, and Cooktop
Sony AM/FM/iPod Stereo
900 HP CAT Engines
100 Gallon Fresh Water Tank
Excellent Head Room
Beautiful Teak and Holly Wood Interior
Garmin Satellite Technology
Life Raft
40 Gallon Livewell, Bait Prep Center
Large in Deck Fish Boxes
Ice Box in Cockpit
Furuno Radar, NavNet GPS map
Simrad Autopilot
Fireboy engine Shutdown System
Icon ICM402 VHF Radio
Navigation Lights

Aug 3rd , 2016

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

The Presidential Flamingo Fishing Rodeo got off to a good start today. We have 10 teams and they released 2 blue marlin,24 sailfish and weighed dorado and tuna. In first place is the Permit III with Capt. Chepe Santana followed by Gamefisher II with Capt Junior Bustos. The teams are representing Hub International and are having a great time competing against each other. Bushwacker 3rd with Capt. SKEET Warren. Plautus with the Harless family lead the funfish with a 45 lb tuna and a 29 pound dorado.

PERMIT III FISHING THE TEAM FROM HUB INTERNATIONAL WON THE 2016 PRESIDENTIAL FLAMINGO FISHING RODEO! CAPT. CHEPE SANTANA PUT THE SAILS AND ALSO RELEASED 2 BLUE MARLIN. CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE WINNERS AND TO ALL THE ANGLERS .

Flamingo/Tamarindo

Carlos  ..  2/4 sails , 5 yellowfin .. a few blues
Steve .. Cap .. 5/8 sails .. 3 yellowfin
Gen .. 6 sails 2 tuna 0/1 blue

Capt. Bennie .. July 30 at 7:14pm
Today on the BW we fished the first day of the Presidential Flamingo Rodeo. We released 1 blue marlin and 3 sailfish with long time clients and friends George Evans and Garrett Evans. Also got 1 mahi for dinner. Don’t know how we did but I’m pretty sure that we are not in last place .. 14 hrs ago Today on BW we released 1 blue marlin, 2 sailfish and caught 3 tuna for dinner. The boys did a great job in the tournament and it looks like we ended up in 3rd place .. 17 hrs ago .. Today with George Evans and crew we released 2 sailfish, caught a couple of mahi and pulled the hook on 2 blue marlin, 1 right next to the boat as you can see in the photo.17 hrs ago ..Today with George Evans and crew we released 2 sailfish, caught a couple of mahi and pulled the hook on 2 blue marlin, 1 right next to the boat.

GF II 6:40am ·
David Browning and company released 2 sailfish and caught 4 nice yellowfin tuna for the table out of Flamingo! .. 2nd Raised 10 sailfish, had 9 bites. Anglers hooked and released 3 sailfish. They caught 3 nice yellowfin tuna in the 40-50 lb range. Alex Davis Jr. catching one on a spinning rod! Nice light tackle work!! .. Yesterday Michael Ward, father and son team released a nice 300 lb black marlin, sailfish and caught a tuna for the table.

Los Suenos
On Location added 4 new photos — with Katie Joan and 3 others.         FADS
Yesterday at 8:21am ·
Had a killer trip with Paul Knowles! 45 blue marlin, 1 stripe, and 4 sails. Proud of our team, ready for the next!

Michael Alligood at Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort.
July 19 at 8:02pm · Instagram ·
7/19 still lots of yellowfin tunas around, and our guests love catching them casting poppers. We caught 7 today, plus a sail with Shawn Goodwin and family .. 7/15 released a cubera, a roosterfish, a jack, and kept a Bunch of yellowfin tunas caught in the popper
Brent July 31 at 5:53pm ·
8 for 12 today on the Chaser just 21 miles, slow pick all day,
on the 45 ft .. 7/7 sails 1 blue  5 tuna
Jorge .. inshore 3 roosters .. 5 nice size snook .. bottom .. 8 grouper
Chin .. 3 sails .. 2 tuna .. 1 rooster .. 4 snapper .. 3 grouper

Pez Vela

Capt Skip .. 5/6 sails 3 tuna .. 1/3 blues
John P .. 2 sails 4 tuna
Garret .. 5 snook , snappers

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