The fishing is UNSEASONABLY great right now. With the water temps on the pacific staying around 73 degrees, we have still been catchin loads of Yellowfin, Dorado and Striped Marlin. Most of the catching has been out around the Golden Gate or by San Jaime for the Yellowfin.
Friday was a great day with Will Connors, Kim Cottock, Heather Stuart and Perseus Missirilis aboard RedRum for the day. These guys had 8 Marlin on at one point, got 5 to the boat and released them. They had a triple hook of of Marlin at one point. They say the largest was around $170lbs. They also caught 2 Dorado and a SkipJack.
RedRum vet, Kent Sommer, was out with buddy Ron Horn aboard Big Papi for the day, They caught a Wahoo and released 3 Striped Marlin.
Jack and MK Ellis fished with Ed and Thomas Hedlund aboard RumRunnin. They too had a great day with MK catching a 170′ Striped Marlin, and Thomas catching one a “little” smaller, but apparently, his was a little stronger too….
Rudy Meier and Robert Heilman fished aboard Tantrum for a 1/2 day. They got a Striped Marlin all the way to the boat but lost it. They did boat one Dorado though!
Ash Pickering, wife Daniela, along with buddy Traun, and family Cristina and Christian boarded RumRunnin for the day and caught 6 Yellowfin Tuna.
Richard Jioras and Jay Chaney were out bothe Friday and Saturday aboard ReelRum. They had a great two days, catching 2 Striped Marlin, Red caught the biggest one, which they released and a nice Bull Dorado and 3 SkipJack. Saturday they were back at it again catching & releasing THREE Striped Marlin and 6 Yellowfin, they will be back on Monday to give it another go!
Jeremy Houston and Jose Luis Chavez boarded RedRum Saturday with Captain Omar and mate Noe. They caught and released 2 Striped marlin, Jeremy’s was the biggest and 13 Yellowfin Tuna.
Jason Todd and Scott Bacht, from my hometown of Charlotte, NC, fished aboard Tantrum and also had an EXCELLENT day. They caught and released 4 Striped Marlin, Jason had the largest weighing around 160lbs. Check them out in the photos! How can you not smile at these big grins!!
Pat and Heather Jaycox along with Walter and Genive Gnaidy and Dan Gardner boarded El Nuevo for the day. They caught 15 Yellowfin Tuna.
Les Heinsen and his crew were on board 19’s Toy for the day and boated a Dorado.
Thomas Bambury and William Hall were on the marlin Queen for the weekend. Saturday they caught & released 2 Striped Marlin, boated a Dorado and on Sunday they caught and released 3 Striped Marlin.
Sunday it seemed to be pretty slow in the morning, with the crew on Colleens Magic, Chris Boening, having caught 2 nice sized Yellowfin.
Bob welch and buddy David Tolmie were on board Tantrum and had a really slow morning, Captain Juan kept them out fishing a little longer, until they came back with 10 Yellowfin.
What are you waiting for? Fish are biting, get yourself to Cabo!