Trip Overview 

The waters surrounding Cabo San Lucas contain possibly the greatest species diversity for anglers within a short boat ride from a major city. With the potential to target over twenty species of saltwater game fish, depending on conditions.

Destination Quick Facts 

LOCATION:  Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

SEASON:  Year Round; Peak season March through August

CAPACITY:  Two angler per guide, larger groups can be accommodated

TARGET SPECIES:  Offshore species include marlin, sailfish, yellowfin tuna, dorado, skipjack tuna, wahoo, bonito and more. Inshore species include jacks, ladyfish, sierra mackerel, snapper, pompano, yellowtail and roosterfish

CLOSEST MAJOR AIR HUB:  San Jose del Cabo (SJD)

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:  Passport required. No fishing license required for beach fishing

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ACCOMMODATIONS

Lodging Details:
Accommodations are not included with these Day Trip packages. There are a number of resorts in Cabo San Lucas that can accommodate a range of budgets and expectations. Overnight Beach Expeditions can be arranged. Please call for custom package details

Food and Beverages:
A cooler packed with ice, water, and soft drinks is provided.  Lunch can be purchased at the marina store the morning of the trip

Typical Length of Stay:
Any length of stay can be accommodated

Non-Angling Activities and Options:
Cabo San Lucas offers a wide range of activities on both land sea. Diving, beach tours, and zip lines are just a few of the exciting alternative options to fishing in the Cabo San Lucas area.

Internet / Communications:
Some cell phones will work in the Cabo San Lucas area. Please contact your provider for more details.

FISHING

General Information:
The fishery surrounding Cabo San Lucas is one of the most diverse in the world. With two distinct options for pursuing a wide variety of fish species, our outfitter has been exploring the fishery of Cabo San Lucas for nearly three decades and works with one of the most experienced guide staffs in the region. Your day on the water will be tailored to your needs based on current weather and fishing conditions.

Boats and Equipment Required:
For boat trips, the guides operate 26 foot Glacier Bay center console catamarans. These boats are equipped to handle the wide open ocean areas surrounding Cabo San Lucas and offer a smooth ride in the roughest of conditions. Light spinning tackle is included in the package cost. Fly rods can be rented for an additional fee.

TRAVEL DETAILS

How To Get There:
Closest major air hub: San Jose Del Carmen

Documents Required
All U.S. citizens are required to have a valid passport that does not expire within six (6) months of trips dates. Please be sure that your passport has at least two blank, unstamped pages remaining in back, and that it is not torn, delaminated, or damaged in any way. No visas or inoculations are required for U.S. citizens. A Mexican departure tax is payable at the airport when leaving Mexico. Some airlines include this as a prepaid part of your ticket. 

Minors Travelling To Mexico Without Both Parents
If you are planning on traveling with minors, remember that all children 18 years of age or younger entering Mexico accompanied by only one parent or legal guardian must have a notarized letter of consent from the other parent stating the child/children have his/her permission to enter the country. Single parents need a notarized documentation of divorce decree or death certificate of spouse. Minors unaccompanied by either parent require a notarized letter of consent signed by both parents. Please visit the US Embassy in Mexico Website for more information.

Travel Arrangements
Yellow Dog offers a full in-house travel and reservations system, and can assist with airline tickets, hotels, transfers and all travel logistics for every destination that we offer. Contact us at 888-777-5060 or travel [at] yellowdogflyfishing [dot] com for more details on airfare ticketing, travel services and trip insurance.

RATES

Package Rates:
Full Day Boat Trip: $696 (One or two anglers)
5 Hour Local Beach Trip: $250 (One or two anglers
East Cape Beach Trip: $450 (One or two anglers)

What's Included (Differs for beach and boat trips):

  • One full guided day of fishing
  • Use of light spinning tackle and equipment
  • All Taxes (16%)

What's Not Included:

  • All gratuities for captain and crew
  • Bait/ chum
  • Lunch
  • Fly tackle: rods, reels, and flies
  • Fish fillet service
  • Drinks and refreshments (guide will have a cooler with ice)
OTHER INFO

Cash only for bait and gratuities; cannot be billed to credit cards.