20,000 juvenile Totoaba Released

Earth Ocean Farms (EOF), with the support of the federal and local governments, released 20,000 juvenile Totoaba, raised through sustainable aquaculture practices, as part of the yearly effort to restock the Gulf of California. This release adds up to other efforts carried out by EOF, resulting in the restocking of over 140,000 totoabas since the aquaculture company was created in 2014.

Dorado Shootout Winner earns $142,205

Team Juampi and angler Daniel Diestro from La Paz, B.C.S., Mexico, take the 2021 Dorado Shoot Out with their 46.6-pound dorado. In addition, they won a 2021 Volkswagen 4×4 Amarok and all the Jackpots worth a grand total of $142,205.

Hurricane Enrique Fizzles…Bite sizzles

Baja Bytes – June 29, 2021 The annual Stars and Stripes Charity Tournament begins on Wednesday and lasts through Sunday.  With its “ALL ABOUT THE KIDS” theme, each year it raises extraordinary sums of money to sustain a remarkable list of children’s charities, both in Baja and the United States. Stars And stripes Gold sponsorContinue reading “Hurricane Enrique Fizzles…Bite sizzles”

Yellowfin Tuna in the house

Baja Bytes – June 22, 2021 Tijuana Bull Ring Bird schools continue to be the best bet outside the kelp. There has not been any word on yellowtail, but they did pop up under birds a few times last week. Inshore, calico bass have remained a consistent bite. Small plastics and anchovies on light linesContinue reading “Yellowfin Tuna in the house”

Dorado return to Loreto

Baja Bytes – June 15, 2021 According to the locals, for the first time in several years, the “Dorado Season” that has drawn anglers from around the world has returned. While some are holding their breath, others are praying! Stay tuned… Tijuana Bull Ring Once again, it’s nice weather out there. Up to 15-knot windContinue reading “Dorado return to Loreto”

Big Baja Dorado Return

Baja Bytes – June 8, 2021  Tijuana Bull Ring Bird schools on bonito are the No. One choice. They are mainly working a couple of miles west of the Bull Ring in the Flats and out to South Island.The barracuda popped under birds one day this week but they have gone MIA since. Inshore, theContinue reading “Big Baja Dorado Return”

Baja blue or yellow-fin tuna on the menu

We saw decent signs of bluefin. There weren’t many surface signs but we were able to mark the few we saw around 150’. We hooked one off a flat fall rigged with heavier hooks and leader. We haven’t gotten a weight, but we based it off the one we hooked and landed and they have to be bigger fish. We were very glad we had the heavier tackle this time around…

Swordfish Float at Los Cabos

The International Game Fish Association (IGFA) recently announced the release of the highly anticipated 2021 World Record Game Fishes book, the world’s most definitive publication of recreational angling records, and the organization’s signature membership benefit.