The Pacific Shines in the Summertime

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Jan 28, 2016
Casa Vieja Lodge, Guatemala
Kristen Salazar
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Perhaps some of your are finally starting to believe us when we tell you during May through August we have a variety of species to complement your everyday sailfish. If you don't believe us, we have a handful of clients that will tell you first-hand and as they rebook their dates immediately!

Check out the impressive numbers below, you can see that there has been no shortage of fresh mahi-mahi sandwiches aboard our boats for lunch!:

  • May 15th-June 16th, the Afinity (39' Billy Knowles) with Capt. Nico Melendrez, had 173 raises, 151 bites, and 97 sailfish releases plus 11 marlin raises, 5 marlin bites, 3 marlin releases, 29 tuna, and 31 mahi-mahi.
  • May 17th- June 16th, the Poco Loco (44′ Kincheloe Nickerson) with Capt. David Salazar, had 135 raises, 126 bites, and 91 sailfish releases plus 8 marlin raises, 5 marlin bites, 4 marlin releases, 33 tuna, and 21 mahi-mahi.
  • May 18th- June 16th, the Release (37' Merritt) with Capt. Chico Alvarenga, had 193 raises, 153 bites, and 113 sailfish releases plus 22 marlin raises, 12 marlin bites, 7 marlin releases, 50 tuna, 53 mahi-mahi, and 3 roosterfish!
  • May 22nd-June 1st & June 17th, the El Cadejo (35' Contender) with Capt. Benji Bairez, had 37 raises, 31 bites, and 26 sailfish releases plus 2 marlin raises, 23 tuna, and 7 mahi-mahi.
  • May 23rd-June 16th, the Finest Kind (40’ Whiticar) with Capt. Nicho Alvarenga, had 136 raises, 121 bites, and 75 sailfish releases plus 4 marlin raises, 3 marlin bites, 3 marlin releases, 26 tuna, and 11 mahi-mahi!
  • May 24th-June 16th, the Rum Line (40' Gamefisherman), had 87 raises, 78 bites, and 54 sailfish releases plus 3 marlin raises, 1 marlin bite, 13 tuna, and 10 mahi-mahi.
  • May 27th-June 1st & June 18th, the Pez Raton (35' Contender) with Capt. Franz Hoffman, had 14 raises, 13 bites, and 7 sailfish releases plus 4 marlin raises, 3 marlin bites, 1 marlin release, 15 tuna, 7 grouper, 6 snapper, and 8 roosterfish!
  • May 30th-June 6th, the Makaira (37’ Rybovich) with Capt. Jason Brice, had 48 raises, 45 bites, and 32 sailfish releases plus 9 marlin raises, 8 marlin bites, 6 marlin releases, 11 tuna, and 13 mahi-mahi.
The numbers above are a combination of conventional and fly fishing.
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Resident Fish Nerd
Jun 24, 2003
San Diego
Jeff Barr
Great to see those solid numbers of tuna and dorado in the mix!