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    December 17-28 Fishing Report - Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Yellowfin Tuna, Roosterfish, Cubera Snapper - Panama Pandemic Fishing is RED HOT!!!

    December 17 to December 28 Fishing Report - Panama Pandemic Fishing is RED HOT!!! Black Marlin - Blue Marlin - Yellowfin Tuna - Roosterfish - Cubera Snapper Believe it or not the fishing continues to get even better here in the Gulf of Chiriquí, Panama!!! We hosted 2 groups of great guys who...
  2. K

    RIU Playa Blanca Panama

    I'm going to be staying at the RIU Playa Blanca in panama next week, looks like the deep water is quite a ways away, but do you think Roosterfish would be around for surf fishing? Would like to get out for billfish, but I don't think it's possible from where we are staying, just wonder if...
  3. Jeremiah Lubas

    Panama Advice Needed

    Hey guys. In late January/early February five of my good fishing buddies and myself are going to Panama. This will be a bachelor party for one of the guys and we are doing Panama as per his request. We are all very avid fisherman. He just got back from doing an awesome Costa Rica trip and landed...
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    Fish Panama with Host Tony Pena June 2018

    I have some openings available for the weeks of June 11 to 15 and June 25 to 29, 2018 with Cebaco Bay Sportfishing Lodge. There are five fishing days but normally add four days for travel and transfers (June 9 to 17 and June 23 to July 1). We usually fish two anglers per boat and you have a...
  5. Reel_Time

    Panama Paradise Fishing Lodge Trip Recap - Photo Heavy

    Earlier this month Seth DuBois and myself, Zach Zorn, headed down south to the Paradise Fishing Lodge in Panama. Overall the lodge, people, service, food and fishing accommodations were top notch! The lodge has an incredible view of the water and scattered islands, with rooms over looking the...
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    Fun Fishing at Cebaco Bay Sportfishing Lodge, Panama, February 26-March 2, 2018

    Our group consisting of Kevin Green, Harry Hendricks, Larry Builta and Todd K., all from the San Francisco area, had an easy arrival at Tocumen Airport with a VIP greeting and fast track through customs to a comfortable lounge as their luggage was being transferred to a waiting van. After a...
  7. Michael Aguiar

    Panama Bocas del Toro freestyle exploring

    I am making my third trip to Bocas del Toro, Panama this January. I have tried fishing several days each trip. Highlight so far was a nice bunch of yellotail snappers on the last trip along with some barracuda and Jack's as well as dink grouper, nurse sharks and assorted little guys. Have a boat...
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    Fish Panama with Host Tony Pena in 2018

    I have the best fishing weeks lined up with Cebaco Bay Sportfishing Lodge with their 110' mothership and fleet of two 33' World Cats and five 31' Bertrams to choose from. Fishing two to three anglers per boat there is plenty of casting room. No more than eight anglers are accommodated (usually...
  9. Central America Fishing

    Panama Fishing Report Nov 2017: Rain, Wind, Rough Seas - And We STILL Caught Fish!

    Earlier this week I had the opportunity to visit one of the finest fishing lodges in Panama, the Sport Fish Panama Island Lodge. As many of you already know, the owner and host here is none other than Captain Shane Jarvis, one of the best captains in the Gulf of Chiriqui. His property isn’t...
  10. Central America Fishing

    Costa Rica & Panama Still Producing in the Green Season

    Many anglers know that the peak billfish season in Central American hot spots like Costa Rica, Panama, and Guatemala runs from roughly November through April but many incorrectly assume the fishing shuts off after that or that visiting in the "rainy" season is waste of money. That couldn't be...
  11. Central America Fishing

    Panama Tuna Season Delivers Yet Again

    Last month we had a group of four SoCal anglers in Panama looking to chase big tuna at the Hannibal Bank. They spent five nights at one of our most unique and luxurious lodges, a 2-bedroom villa located on a private island 9-miles off the coast. Complete with AC, flat screen TV, and even wifi...
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    Cebaco Bay Sportfishing Club, Panama - March 27-31, 2017

    “Popping is Fun” This second week showed improvements as the wind died down, the water cleared up and live bait started coming aboard the “Journey Bay” mothership the first night. Anglers Dave Norberg and Jim McKissack (returnees from last May), Greg Hedlund and David Harper arrived in Panama...
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    Cebaco Bay Sportfishing Club, Panama - March 20-24, 2017

    “Variety is the Game” Friends Kevin Green, brothers Dave and Mike Benbenek, Harry Hendricks and Rob Knoll all arrived in Panama City on March 18, checking into the new Panama Hilton. The next morning we took a comfortable van ride to Puerto Mutis where the fast 31’ “Gato Gordo” World Cat took...
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    capt Chichos Jurasic YFT big 400

    Once in a lifetime style my bud capt chicho's Massive YFT landed 7/2/2016 Hannibal Home guard in the high 3 hundreds to 400# range he noted to me in a message this morning unfortunatlley it got slabbed up on the ride home 50 minutes to land accurate 50 on 100 lb mono
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    Gatun Lake, Panama, May 8, 2016

    It’s always a pleasure to fish Gatun Lake (the Panama Canal watershed) because of its big population of pan-sized peacock bass and tropical environment. Prior to a trip to Cebaco Bay Sportfishing Club, I arranged for my group of Dave Norberg, Jim Mckissack and Scott Smith to fish the westerly...