Copa Baja California Dates Set

Stephen Jansen 7th Sierra Tournament
Remarkably, 402 anglers signed up for this popular event that had been missed because of COVID-19
It was a short early morning bite but some really quality fish were caught according to Jansen. Overall 62 sierras were brought to the scale.

IGFA Announces 2022 Tommy Gifford Award Winners

Baja Bytes –February 8, 2022      Que Pasa IGFA Announces 2022 Tommy Gifford Award WinnersHonoring the Top Captains, Guides, and Crew in Angling History Jesus Araiza One of the longest-tenured charter boat captains in Mexico’s Baja East Cape region, Jesus Araiza held a remarkable front row seat to the evolution of Baja sportfishing stretching back to 1955.Continue reading “IGFA Announces 2022 Tommy Gifford Award Winners”

Sammy Hagar named Cabo San Lucas Ambassador

On January 5, 2022, legendary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame recipient Sammy Hagar was honored to be named the first Los Cabos Ambassador of Tourism during an award ceremony presided over by secretary of tourism, economics, and sustainability in Baja California Sur, Maribel Collins, municipal president of Los Cabos Oscar Leggs Castro, senator of the Mexican Republic Lucia Trasvina and director of tourism Donna Jeffries. 

Baja catches climb as 2022 arrives

Merry Christmas from deep in the hinterlands of Baja Sur! The word “Epic” is overused in fly fishing, but this catch is epic in every way for Daniel Kim, who traveled from New York City for the opportunity to experience a winter grande from the beach. It’s as good as it gets!…Lance Peterson

Baja Fall Action Continues

What a day for Pisces 66′ Viking Friday Bank  Angler Malia Evans told us about her day, “We had three generations of family aboard. We caught seven dorado and one marlin released! Plus, one of the dorado had a baby turtle in its mouth when we caught it. We were able to revive the baby turtle and release it, and it swam off strong.”
Memories to last a lifetime; that’s what it’s all about.

AFTCO CELEBRATES BLUEFIN’S RETURN

Baja Bytes – November 9, 2021    IT DISAPPEARED FOR GENERATIONS AND SEASONS ON END, ONLY TO RETURN, THIS TIME, RIVALING THE GOLDEN ERA OF THE PAST. https://youtu.be/Nkc1VQjr2yo Bluefin, the very fish that ushered in California’s sportfishing, vanished from its coastline for nearly a century. The giant bluefin returned this year, rivaling the golden era of theContinue reading “AFTCO CELEBRATES BLUEFIN’S RETURN”

Wahoo! Fall Arrives

Pisces 35′ Valerie with Captain Roberto Sandez, aka “El Jefe,” were killing it this week. This boat had a 100% Catch Success Rate in five days of fishing. They had five billfish released, including a 250-pound blue marlin, a striped marlin, and a sailfish. Plus, 14 dorado, 25 yellowfin tuna (20 to 60-pounds each), and this nice wahoo yesterday. No wonder El Jefe is considered one of the “best in the business” and has been a Captain with Pisces for 33 years.

Baja Sur low Covid risk

Baja Bytes – September 21, 2021 Baja Bytes Podcasts Que Pasa Tijuana Bull Ring Although boats are catching sand bass, they are not catching large numbers of them. The fish are right on the bottom, and the lead head and squid or plastics are the ticket.Then outside in the flats, there are a few legalContinue reading “Baja Sur low Covid risk”