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Sport Fishing

One of the most popular activities in Baja California Sur is sport fishing, and because the state possesses the right climate and a variety of different natural settings the alternatives offered to practice this sport are immense. In the main places where sport fishing is popular such as: La Paz, Los Cabos and Loreto, there are several companies whose services cover the rent of boats and the necessary equipment. These companies rent yachts and cruise ships, but they also have small boats available at affordable costs.

Favored due to its geographical conditions, Baja California Sur offers lovers and amateurs of this sport a long coastline with an abundance of marine life in each of the seasons. Here, fishing becomes a unique sport because the species that can be caught in both the Sea of Cortez and the Pacific Ocean are exotic and coveted.

In these waters, visitors can test their strength and skill fishing the legendary blue marlin, Dorado, swordfish, tuna, grouper, amberjack, wahoo and roosterfish, among a total of 850 different varieties of fish that reside there. Moreover, the site seeks to respond to the taste of every visitor proposing for the experienced fisherman who likes traditional fishing for larger species or for the enthusiastic beginner who likes to live different emotions.

Among many other tournaments, each year Cabo San Lucas takes center stage in the competition fishing circuit in Baja. Organized by the Ministry of Tourism, the Bisbee group and tourism service providers, it involves more than 200 vessels from different countries, mainly the United States and Canada, with the goal to catch a black or blue marlin, tuna and dorado. In order to preserve the different species of marlin, the organizers deliver major awards to those who released the largest number of fish caught that do not have enough weight to win the competition.

The choice of Cabo San Lucas is due to the union of two seas, so fishing is extremely abundant, hence the title it has earned as ” Marlin Capital of the World”, providing year to year , an important infrastructure and range of services for visitors who come for the coveted trophy. Today the Bisbee’s Tournament is also organized in Buena Vista, along the tourist corridor known as the East Cape.

This data gives an idea of the variety of alternatives offered by Baja California Sur for the sport fisherman. Of such places The East Cape, is where fishing is a major attraction with global recognition, boasts a fleet of over 200 boats that cater to visitors who come each year seeking marine coveted trophies. May and October are the best months to find Dorado, roosterfish, marlin, swordfish and sailfish.

Visited by national and international tourists looking for beautiful golden beaches, La Paz is also a paradise for those who like to sail out to sea in search of a fine marine specimen for which offers several places. On the Sea of Cortez, Espiritu Santo and Cerralvo Island, are definitely some of the best options for a great fishing day.

For its part, the Magical Town (Pueblo Mágico) of Loreto offers a rich biodiversity in the waters of the Sea of Cortez bathing beaches and islands. Excellent fishing for many marine species, Loreto has excellent fishing throughout the year and various providers of such services are available at the destination.cuadrofinal

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Fishing Tournaments

LA PAZ
LA PAZ GOLD CUP
SEPTIEMBRE 25-28

CABO SAN LUCAS
BILLFISH TOURNAMENT
OCTUBRE 14 -18

CABO SAN LUCAS
BISBEE´S LOS CABOS OFFSHORE
OCTUBRE 17 -19

CABO SAN LUCAS
BISBEE´S BLACK & BLUE
OCTUBRE 21 -25

CABO SAN LUCAS
LOS CABOS TUNA JACKPOT
NOVIEMBRE 5 – 6