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Single Anglers Week – It’s Back! Calling all SOLO anglers! You asked for it, and now you have another opportunity to come alone and fish at the world famous Casa Vieja Lodge November 1-4th at a much cheaper rate than normal! For $2,930/angler you will fish with the best in the business for 3 full days of fishing, 4 nights lodging (including your …

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CVL in the Mid-Atlantic Casa Vieja Lodge will be attending both the White Marlin Open (WMO) and the Pirates Cove Billfish Tournament (PCBT). Both tournaments represent the biggest and most prestigious billfish tournaments for the region and CVL is once again proud to be a sponsor! Come find us Sunday, August 6th at the Harbor Island Marina during the captain’s meeting and registration for the 44th annual WMO, …

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Casa Vieja Lodge News For the first time, CVL will be putting up its booth at the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST) July 10-13, 2017 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. ICAST is the biggest and best sportfishing trade show in the world. Come and meet two of our famous Captains: Chris Sheeder of the Rum Line, and …

Guatemala Casa Vieja Lodge For Summer Fishing
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Summer is so close we can feel the heat! Secure your summer vacation plans at Casa Vieja Lodge and grab an extra 15% off during June and July. Our “people season” is slowing down, but definitely not the fishing! With the extra time during summer plan to explore more of the hidden gem, our beautiful …

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If you have children or grandchildren that are graduating, show them how proud you are with a trip to Casa Vieja Lodge for their graduation gift! This once in a lifetime trip will build lasting memories and allow your child to experience action packed, adrenaline filled fishing, and is a guaranteed way to get them just as excited about fishing as when they caught their first …

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Each year for the last five years, BD Outdoors has run its most popular contest, The Race To Somewhere. We take the winner of a random online drawing to experience a bucket-list fishing trip, all expenses paid. This year’s lucky winner was hometown SoCal angler, Cole Coscino. Cole was already a diehard fisherman and member of …

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Over the last decade, I have spent the majority of my travel fishing in the one spot I fell in love with, Puerto Vallarta. It’s close proximity, easy access and incredible fishery have always left me wanting more. With the launch of our new TV show, Local Knowledge I have been determined to see how …

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Casa Vieja Lodge, a premier fishing lodge in Guatemala is offering solo anglers a chance to experience some of the best billfishing in the world.  Sometimes it is hard to gather up a group of anglers to fill a group reservation at a lodge.  Everyone wants to go but the reality of getting the time …

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The No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout is Guatemala’s most exciting & prestigious billfish tournament, and anglers have more reason than ever to secure their spot aboard one of the eight boats in the Casa Vieja Lodge Fleet and get the best sport fishing experience on and off the water. At the end of the three-day tournament, the team …

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BD Outdoors is Giving Away a Fishing Trip to Guatemala! Every year BD Outdoors gives away a free trip to an epic fishing location. This year is your chance to win a trip to the sailfish capital of the world! You will be joining the BD team at the famous Casa Vieja Lodge and their …

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Save 15% For June Fishing At Casa Vieja Lodge Casa Vieja Lodge Offer June Specials This June Casa Vieja Lodge will be offering 15% off the entire package for June fishing! They are expecting the fishing in June to be as great as it has been in May. June forecast calls for calm seas, sailfish, …

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Have you always wanted to fish Casa Vieja Lodge in Guatemala? Well now’s your chance! The team at Local Knowledge will be hosting a trip Dec 18-22 and would love for you to join. Don’t miss out on this epic trip! Here are the details: Itinerary12/18 – Travel Day – Fly to Guatemala City (arrive …

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A message from our great friends at Casa Vieja Lodge.  We miss them too, but these videos help keep the fires burning during our downtime.

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Casa Vieja Fishes Casa Vieja Lodge located in the billfish-laden waters of Guatemala believe that only the best will work for their clients.  This theme is applied to their accommodations, their charter fleet, their crews; even their bait! Well preserved and freshly caught bait can make all the difference on the days when the fish …

A new member, Poco Loco, is added to the Casa Vieja Lodge Guatemala Fleet. The Poco Loco, a 44’ Kincheloe Nickerson, built in 1989 in Stuart, Florida is available for charter for the 2017-18 fishing season at Marina Pez Vela, Puerto San Jose, Guatemala. At 44’ feet the Poco Loco is the largest boat, and …

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Captain Rick Murphy of Sportsman’s Adventures hosted a trip October 26-30th of Casa Vieja Lodge Rookies from the likes of CCA Texas, CCA Florida, and Building Conservation Trust (CCA’s National Habitat Program). With Tropical Storm Selma lurking on the pacific, it made for not so ideal conditions, but that didn’t stop these tried and true …

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Casa Vieja Solo Fishing Calling all SOLO anglers! You asked for it, and now you have another opportunity to come alone and fish at the world famous Casa Vieja Lodge May 10-14th at a much cheaper rate than normal! For $2,930/angler you will fish with the best in the business for 3 full days of fishing, 4 …

Fishing Reports From Casa Vieja
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Guatemala Fishing Reports The fishing has remained very consistent during the whole month of January for the guests at Casa Vieja Lodge in Guatemala. The lodge reports, “The past 2 weeks we had 2 very fun large groups that hosted their own tournaments which always makes the stakes higher! The Creamer Group, or should we …

 Make sure to grab your Casa Vieja gear this Labor Day! Apply code CVLSHIP during check out and receive FREE shipping on all orders over $50.  Enjoy our Labor Day sale Friday, September 2nd through Monday, September 5th! Don’t miss out on all the great merchandise at Casa Vieja Lodge! Click HERE to shop!

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Casa Vieja Lodge, the famed sportfishing lodge based in Guatemala, recently announced the addition of Capt. David Salazar and Juan Cruz Anon to its Guatemalan management staff. Salazar will take on the roll of director of fleet operations. Salazar has more than 15 years experience in the charter-boat business, 10 of those years fishing the …

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With slow pitch jigging being the newest craze, Rush and buddy Dane head out to test some new tackle and go for “mutton or nothing.” “Fishing is not an exact science,” says Capt. Rush. “We are always looking for and test the next thing that is going to help us catch more fish.” Meanwhile, in …

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Ali and Rush head to Guatemala to fish with David Salazar at Casa Vieja Lodge aboard the latest addition to the fleet. If this boat could talk, the tales of record-breaking fish and world travels would be endless and Dave’s big plans for it are sure to make for an exciting new chapter. Spending some …

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Local Knowledge and the boys are back in San Diego this week, and Ali is showing Rutchy what SoCal winter fishing is all about for West Coasters. Rockfish tacos are about as SoCal as it gets and on this visit to San Diego, Ali takes Rush on a rockfishing and lobster “grocery run.” San Diego …

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Time flies when we’re having fun and Season 6 of the Local Knowledge Fishing Show kicked off on April 4, 2021, at 7 AM on the Discovery Channel, but you can watch it whenever you want on your favorite streaming sources. Ali Hussainy of Southern California and Capt. Rush Maltz of the Florida Keys are back in the …