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trip description for Baja Spearfishing in Cabo San Lucas

Commonly called the "aquarium of the world ", the sea of Cortez and the surrounding Cabo San Lucas is well know as a world-class fishing destination that will offer you a large range of fish to hunt for all skill levels. During your private reef tour, Don and his pro spearfishing guides will teach you everything you need to know, from safe diving techniques, to basic hunting skills, and the local fishing laws. Or as experienced spearos, if you are looking for a personalized trip or targeting a specific trophy fish, your captain will find you the perfect spots for better chances finding the targeted species. Depending on the season and your spearfishing skills you can expect to catch : Grouper, Jack, Snapper, Siera, Trevally, Grunt, Spadefish and much more! During the tour a Fresh made ceviche could be prepared from your catch. Don and his crew believe that eating the fish you catch is part of the experience. They love prepping it and encourage you to enjoy it with family and friends aboard as well. Also, there are several restaurants along the Marina where you can take your fish and they will cook it for you. Or if you want take it with you, or get it packed to take back home, Don and his crew can guide you to the cleaning station where they can fillet it and vacuum seal it for you. On the day of your trip you will meet up with Don and boat Captain Ruy at their shop right on the water. You'll get outfitted with gear and load your gear aboard their 28' SuperPanga! All the professional spearfishing and free diving gear will be provided for you including: spear guns, mask, snorkels, wetsuit/rash guards (depending on the season), free diving fins, floatline, 3 ATM float, weight belts & weights, Riffe gloves food & drinks (water, electrolytes, Gatorade, sodas), ice for fish and of course that fresh made ceviche from the catch of the day. Spearfishing like other diving activities is recommended to be practiced with the buddy system. Regardless of this, you will always have an experienced guide with you in the water. Assisted by your experienced spearfishing guide, out of Cabo San Lucas Marina, you will explore surreal fishing spots that are chosen according to the season. Trips typically leave at 8am and 1pm daily, but they can usually adjust the time of departure to your convenience, and go to further more pristine uncharted locations. Read More

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trip description for Cabo Trophy Hunt - 28’ Cuddy Cabin in Cabo San Lucas

Come on down to check a line item off your bucket list as you experience the Marlin fishing capital of the world, from a 28' Down East Cruiser in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, and the East Cape region. These waters are regarded as one of the world's greatest fishing destinations. With Captain Edward and his team of elite Captains and crews, they guarantee the best fishing experience possible. This full or half-day trip in Cabo San Lucas opens in a new window into one of the most thrilling as well as fascinating water sport endeavors. So whether it's your first fishing charter, or you have fished around the world we have something for everyone to enjoy down in Cabo San Lucas! Captain Edward's team will gladly clean and fillet your catch for you at the end of your trip, and work with multiple restaurants in the area that can prepare your catch to wrap up your day. What you will need? A great attitude, some luck from King Neptune, and most important your favorite sunblock. You will also need to purchase a Mexican fishing license per day (16 and up need a license), or for the year, for everyone taking part in the fishing on the boat. Licenses are mandatory and can/will be purchased before leaving at the department of fish and game located in the Marina. Please feel free to bring any extra foods or snacks you would like... including extra beer, water and sodas you can bring along or buy at the local store in the morning. Captain Edward's team will supply everything else! Read More

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Come down and check an item off your bucket list in Cabo San Lucas! On this trip, you'll go after several incredible sportfish species with Captain Manuel, a true local expert from a multi-generational fishing family. There's truly no better opportunity to reel in a prizewinner. Cabo is know worldwide as a sportfishing destination due to its unique location at the tip of the Baja Peninsula and its proximity to deep, rich offshore fishing grounds. These areas are ideal for pelagic predators such as Marlin, Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, and Wahoo. Closer to shore, there's also opportunities for Roosterfish, a funky-looking Pacific gamefish that makes a great photo or trophy. Every single one of these fish is a true prizefighter, and they'll test your skills, strength, and stamina. You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Manuel's 31' Bertram sportfisher, which sports twin Cummins engines with a combined 420 horsepower. She's an ideal boat for this level of offshore fishing, and comes ready with everything you need for a comfortable and successful trip, including an air-conditioned cabin, a full head, multimedia sound system, staterooms, and more. Captain Manuel will supply everything, from top-quality rods and reels to all the bait and lures you need. What you will need? A great attitude, some luck from King Neptune, and most importantly, some sunblock. You will also need to purchase a Mexican fishing license per day (16 and up need a license), or for the year, for everyone taking part in the fishing on the boat. Licenses are mandatory and can/will be purchased before leaving at the department of fish and game located in the Marina. Please feel free to bring any extra foods or snacks you would like... including extra beer, water and sodas you can bring along or buy at the local store in the morning. Read More

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trip description for Classic Cabo Sportfish Trip in Cabo San Lucas

Go aboard with Captain Juan and experience the action-packed fishing that Cabo San Lucas has to offer! Cabo is a world-famous sportfishing mecca for a reason, and Juan is a perfect guide to these blue waters. On this trip, you can chase all of the epic sportfish that call Cabo home, with a beer in hand! The season here lasts all year, and the Marlin fishing in particular tends to eat up in the winter, so leave your jacket at home and get on deck! Captain Juan will take you along the Baja coast, where you can expect to target Mahi Mahi, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Roosterfish, Sailfish, and Wahoo. You will troll a variety of baits and lures for these trophy fish, so stay alert for that rod to start dipping! On this trip, you'll be aboard a comfortable, custom 28' Uniflite sportfisher. This craft has everything you need for an awesome trip, including a full suite of electronics, two beds, a big live bait tank and ice chest, and a 6-cylinder, 315-horsepower Cummins diesel engine to get you offshore in a hurry! Captain Juan will supply everything you need, including rods, reels, bait, and tackle. What you will need? A great attitude, some luck from King Neptune, and most important your favorite sunblock. You will also need to purchase a Mexican fishing license per day (16 and up need a license), or for the year, for everyone taking part in the fishing on the boat. Licenses are mandatory and can/will be purchased before leaving at the department of fish and game located in the Marina. Please feel free to bring any extra foods or snacks you would like... including extra beer, water and sodas you can bring along or buy at the local store in the morning. Captain Juan's team will supply everything else! Read More

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trip description for Cabo Offshore - 35’ Owen in Cabo San Lucas

Head out with Captain Raul for an exciting day of fishing! Cabo offers some of the best year-round sportfishing for big game billfish and more (perfect for escaping the cold in the winter months). Let Captain Pepe and his team land you some fish as you relax with a cold drink! On this 5 to 8-hour trip, Captain Pepe's crew will take you off the beautiful Cabo coast where you can expect to target Mahi Mahi, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Striped Marlin, Roosterfish, Sailfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo, and Yellowtail Amberjack. You will target these trophy fish using a variety of fishing techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, and jigging. Whether you want to actively fish with a rod in your hand or bask in the sun while Captain Pepe and his boat do all the work to get a reel screaming, this trip will have you covered! Captain Pepe offers this trip on several of his well-equipped offshore boats depending on your price point and number of guests. Rest assured all 7 of his vessels are more than well equipped for navigating the Baja coast and landing you some fish! On this trip, you'll be aboard a luxurious 35’ sportfisher that holds up to 8 people. This is Captain Pepe's flagship vessel in the mid-30 foot range. She's ready to do some serious fishing and features a spacious cabin packed with all the amenities you'll need! Everything you will need for a relaxing but action-packed adventure is included on this trip! Captain Pepe's team will provide Shimano Rods, water, drinks, ice, beer, fresh fruit and delicious snacks. All you need to bring is a Mexican saltwater fishing license as well as any sun protection you might want on the water. Captain Pepe and crew love to entertain, so make sure to bring some good company! Read More

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trip description for Cabo Offshore Magic in Cabo San Lucas

On this trip, you'll head offshore to chase down some trophy pelagics in the rich waters off of Cabo San Lucas! You'll be fishing on board a luxury 38' Blackfin sportfishing vessel, which is perfectly suited for the offshore trip of a lifetime! Your captain, Charry, is highly experienced and knowledgeable, and will show you the time of your life out on the water. Cabo is renowned for its world-class sportfishing, and for good reason. The offshore shelf is right off the beach, and cold currents make this a prime spot for all kinds of big predators, including Marlin, Sailfish, Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and more. While on the water, First Mate Antonio (Torrito) will prep your rigs and bait your hooks, so you can focus on setting hooks! Fishing offshore in Cabo, you can expect to catch a variety of fish including Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Roosterfish, Sailfish, Striped Marlin, Swordfish, Wahoo, and Yellowtail Amberjack. These pelagics run year-round, but the best time to be down in Cabo is late September through January. Captain Charry will use a variety of techniques to put you on the fish, including bottom fishing, heavy tackle fishing, live baiting, and trolling. No matter what your experience level is, Captain Charry will make sure that you have a great time and catch plenty of fish. The vessel is a 38' Blackfin sportfisher that is fully equipped with state-of-the-art electronics, autopilot, GPS, sonar, and navigation aids. She's powered by twin Detroit engines with a total of 1100 horsepower. This boat is perfect for offshore fishing in Cabo because it is fast, comfortable and has everything you need for a successful trip. When you come on an offshore fishing trip with Charry and his crew, you can be sure that all of the tackle and gear will be provided for you, and you can purchase a fishing license when you arrive. However, there are a few things that you should bring with you to make sure you have a great time. First, be sure to bring any boating essentials that you might need. This includes items like sunscreen, hats, sunglasses, and towels. Second, be sure to bring enough food and drinks for everyone on the trip. The team will provide water and ice, but you should bring your own snacks and drinks. Lastly, don't forget to bring your camera to capture all of the memories from your trip! Read More

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Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Charter in Cabo San Lucas

What are the best fishing charters in Cabo San Lucas?

Why should I book a fishing charter in Cabo San Lucas with Captain Experiences?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 32 trips in Cabo San Lucas, and the most popular trips in the area are Cabo Full-Day or Half-Day guided by Pepe, Cabo Luxury Fishing - 32' Luhrs 5-8hrs guided by Jim, and Cabo Luxury Fishing - 43' Riviera 4-8hr guided by Jim.

Our guides in Cabo San Lucas are rated a 4.5 out of 5 based on 2949 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Looking for kid friendly charters / fishing lessons in Cabo San Lucas? Check out our beginner and family friendly charters in Cabo San Lucas.

What types of fishing charters are common in Cabo San Lucas?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular in Cabo San Lucas as well as nearshore fishing and inshore fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in Cabo San Lucas are: 1. mahi mahi, 2. striped marlin, 3. yellowfin tuna, and 4. wahoo.

The most common fishing techniques in Cabo San Lucas are trolling, heavy tackle fishing, and bottom fishing but jigging and light tackle fishing are popular as well.

How much do Cabo San Lucas fishing charters cost?

in Cabo San Lucas prices can range anywhere from about $700 to $2,794, but the average price for a half day trip in Cabo San Lucas is $1,246. The average price for a full day trip in Cabo San Lucas is $1,971.

What month is best for fishing in Cabo San Lucas?

The most popular season for fishing in Cabo San Lucas is summer, and most anglers book their trips 28 days in advance.

Do I need a Cabo San Lucas fishing license and what are the bag limits in Cabo San Lucas?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in Cabo San Lucas, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Cabo San Lucas. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Cabo San Lucas.

Cabo Fishing Charters Overview

Cabo San Lucas is located at the southern end of the Baja Peninsula, which means it has access to both the Sea of Cortez and the Pacific. The arid and prickly landscape falls into the deep blue ocean creating a stark contrast between land and water. This is a unique and diverse place to wet a line with a variety of sport fish for anglers to target. Just past the waves and rocks, the ocean floor drops off reaching depths of over 1,200 feet. No other sport fishing destination offers opportunities to target sailfish, marlin, tuna, mahi-mahi, roosterfish, and the other various pelagic species within a short boat ride from the dock. Fishing charters in Cabo are typically run on sport fishing boats equipped with all the amenities you need to stay comfortable on a long trip.

Whether you're on family vacation, or traveling specifically for the unmatched fishing, our Damn Good Guides have you covered when fishing in Cabo. The charter fleet in Cabo is extensive, with plenty of modern boats equipped with all the bells and whistles needed to create the perfect fishing experience.

What months are best for fishing in Cabo?

In Cabo San Lucas, the optimal months for fishing largely depend on the species targeted. However, generally speaking, the peak fishing season extends from late spring through early fall, typically from May to October. During this period, warm water currents attract a diverse range of fish species to the area, including marlin, dorado (also known as mahi-mahi), tuna, wahoo, and sailfish.

Marlin fishing, in particular, is renowned in Cabo San Lucas, with both blue marlin and striped marlin being prevalent in local waters. Blue marlin, in particular, are most commonly found during the summer months, while striped marlin tend to be more abundant in the fall.

Dorado, known for their acrobatic jumps and vibrant colors, are also plentiful during the summer months, peaking in abundance around July and August. Tuna and wahoo are often found in good numbers during this time as well, providing anglers with additional opportunities for offshore fishing.

It's worth noting that while the summer months are generally considered prime fishing season in Cabo San Lucas, fishing can still be productive during the shoulder seasons of spring and fall. Additionally, winter months offer excellent inshore fishing opportunities for species such as roosterfish, snapper, and grouper, although offshore fishing for larger pelagic species may be less consistent during this time.

Overall, anglers visiting Cabo San Lucas can expect a rewarding fishing experience throughout much of the year, with peak seasons offering the best chances for targeting specific species.

What are the most popular types of fishing techniques in Cabo?

In Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, anglers have a variety of fishing techniques to choose from, with each method catering to different preferences and target species. The most popular types of fishing in the Cabo area include:

1. **Deep Sea Fishing**: Deep sea fishing in Cabo San Lucas involves venturing offshore to deeper waters where large pelagic species like marlin, tuna, and dorado roam. Anglers can expect to troll with artificial lures or natural baits, often employing techniques such as live baiting or kite fishing to entice bites from these prized gamefish.

2. **Inshore Fishing**: Inshore fishing is another popular option in Cabo San Lucas, particularly during the winter months when cooler water temperatures bring inshore species closer to shore. Anglers can target species such as roosterfish, snapper, grouper, and sierra mackerel using a variety of techniques including casting with lures, bottom fishing with bait, and fly fishing.

3. **Fly Fishing**: Fly fishing enthusiasts visiting Cabo San Lucas can enjoy targeting a variety of species both inshore and offshore. Inshore fly fishing opportunities include casting for roosterfish, snapper, and jacks along rocky coastlines and sandy beaches. Offshore, fly anglers can target species like dorado, tuna, and billfish by casting large flies or using traditional fly fishing techniques from a drifting boat.

Overall, the diverse range of fishing options available in Cabo San Lucas caters to anglers of all skill levels and preferences, making it a popular destination for fishing enthusiasts worldwide.

What are the most popular fish to catch in Cabo?

In Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, anglers have the opportunity to target a wide variety of fish species, ranging from small inshore species to large pelagic gamefish. Among the most popular fish to catch in Cabo, the following species stand out:

1. **Marlin**: Cabo San Lucas is renowned for its marlin fishing, with both blue marlin and striped marlin being prevalent in local waters. Blue marlin, known for their incredible size and strength, are particularly sought after by anglers during the summer months. Striped marlin are also abundant, especially in the fall, providing anglers with thrilling opportunities for offshore sportfishing.

2. **Dorado (Mahi-Mahi)**: Dorado, also known as mahi-mahi or dolphin fish, are colorful and acrobatic gamefish commonly found in the waters around Cabo San Lucas. These fish are most abundant during the summer months, particularly around July and August, and provide exciting action for anglers targeting them offshore. Dorado are prized not only for their fighting ability but also for their delicious taste.

3. **Tuna**: Tuna fishing is another popular pursuit in Cabo San Lucas, with both yellowfin tuna and occasionally other species like bigeye tuna and skipjack tuna being targeted by anglers. These powerful fish are found in offshore waters and are known for their fast-paced, hard-fighting action. Tuna fishing peaks during the summer months but can be productive throughout the year.

4. **Sailfish**: Sailfish are highly prized by anglers for their incredible speed and agility, making them a sought-after species in Cabo San Lucas. These billfish are commonly found in offshore waters, particularly during the summer months, offering thrilling opportunities for anglers targeting them with trolling techniques.

5. **Wahoo**: Wahoo are known for their speed and powerful strikes, making them a favorite target among offshore anglers in Cabo San Lucas. These fish are most abundant during the warmer months and are often found around offshore structure and current lines. Wahoo fishing typically involves high-speed trolling with lures to entice these fast-swimming predators.

These are just a few examples of the many fish species that anglers can target in Cabo San Lucas. Whether fishing inshore or offshore, the waters around Cabo offer diverse opportunities for anglers of all skill levels to pursue their favorite gamefish.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great trip With a great crew who was accommodating and worked hard to put us on fish. Caught skipjack tuna and dorado (March is not the best month for fishing in Cabo) but we caught plenty of fish and had a great trip. I’d use this outfit again.

    Frank C. with Jim K. of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

  • ★★★★★
    the captain and crew were amazing. we were treated geat right from the start. we landed 3 marlin this was a fantastic day. the captain let me hook my own fish like i requested. a lot of places do not let you do this. the day could not have been any better. my family and would like to let everyone know this trip is highly recomended. no problems no issues just a fantastic trip

    Dennis L. with Manuel J. of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

  • ★★★★★
    Excellent captain and experience; highly recommend! Although we only caught a few, he’s a great guy, trustworthy and also helped us with some local restaurant recommendations and connecting us with some of his local friends. Five Stars all the way. I will be a repeat customer.

    Fp D. with Juan C. of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

  • ★★★★★
    We had a blast with Captain Jorge and Alex. Started the morning off with coffee and breakfast tacos as we headed out in search of Mahi off the Pacific side of Cabo. Caught a couple of keepers and some smaller tuna, then took our fresh Mahi over to Alexanders right across from the marina where they cook the fish a few different ways. Definitely recommend hopping on any of the trips Jim and team offer!

    Jake L. with Jim K. of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

  • ★★★★★
    FIVE STARS AMAZING! I booked my first every deep sea fishing guide for myself and two other fishing experts so the pressure was on and I had no idea what I was doing. Luckily Captain Experience was so easy, the selection was great, the signup process through to the day of instructions and QR code was a breeze. We had the most amazing time! I got the impression we received special treatment from the crew by booking through Caption Experience. I will 100% use this service again, no stress and a guaranteed great time. Thank you all so much for all your help, it was a fantastic day I wont soon forget. Can't wait to book another trip!

    Ray G. with Eddy V. of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

  • ★★★★★
    This was our first ever fishing trip and we had an amazing time. Captain Eddy made sure all our needs were met, and the crew Julio and Jose were so encouraging and enthusiastic. We caught several fish right away and were able to enjoy fresh tuna sashimi that the crew prepared from what we caught. We went further out and had the awesome experience of catching a striper marlin! We saw whales and also fed seals right off of the boat. The crew made our experience truly unforgettable and we can’t wait to go back and do it again!

    Richard N. with Eddy V. of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

  • ★★★★★
    Highly recommend. Everything was explained very well by the owner in an email before the trip (where to go, what to bring) and ended up catching a trophy Mahi! Had the fish cooked fresh at Alexander’s 4 different ways at the marina afterwards. Capt. Julio and Jorge have been fishing these waters for over 20 years and are very knowledgeable. We will be booking again very soon for marlin season. Thank you again!

    Austin S. with Jim K. of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

  • ★★★★★
    Another great Captain Experiences trip in the books! While the seasonal timing wasn't the best, this was top notch as always and very up front about catch expectations. The crew worked tirelessly to put us on some fish and succeeded in getting us in some Dorado. This was a family trip aimed at exposing fishing newbies to the experience and spending time together on the water. Success all around! As the saying goes, "There is no such thing as a bad fishing day". Huge shoutout to the impeccable crew, equipment, and service. This was my second trip with these guys, and I will definitely be back!!!

    Drew C. with Jim K. of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

  • ★★★★★
    Where do I begin…AMAZING! From the moment we boarded it was 5 star. Captain David was a true pro and the guides were talented, friendly, and made the whole experience next level. I’ll never forget this day! Shark ✔️ Marlin ✔️ & we got to meet a sea lion. Not to forget the countless dolphins putting on a show and a breathtaking whale breach. Exceptional. Highly recommended.

    Drew C. with Jim K. of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Casey was very professional and knowledgeable. His 2 crew were very experienced, and his boat is a fishing machine. On our full day charter we experienced bad weather and had to cut the trip short. A minor leak in a tranny hose kept us from traveling at full speed on our return to the marina, so it took a little longer than expected. Casey offered us a free half day trip the following day, which i thought was a very professional way to handle this. Based on our short time in Cabo we couldnt take him up on this, so he reduced my fee to a half day charter. Again a very professional way to handle this. We didnt catch the fish we hoped for, but i have no issues with booking with Casey on my next trip to Cabo.

    Dave E. with Casey C. of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

  • ★★★★★
    Having fished all over North America, I can say without a doubt that this was the easiest & most successful fishing venture I've ever been on! The awesome staff at Captain Experiences helped me understand which charter out of Cabo would be best for my group, and Captain Raul & his team led by Captain Pepe over delivered! We caught plenty of fish including some massive yellowtails, spent the sunrise watching enormous whales breach the surface, and wrapped up the day with some fresh sashimi from our catch. We had first-time fishers and lifelong anglers on the boat and everyone left in fantastic spirits! Looking forward to doing it all again on our next trip to Cabo!

    Graham H. with Pepe S. of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

  • ★★★★★
    Easy process! We didn’t get on any striped marlin but the outfitter was professional and worked hard. Great first experience with Captain Experiences!

    Scott E. with Pepe S. of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur

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