MAY 2021 FISHING REPORT
CABO weather conditions
Air: HIGH 83 °F / LOW 74 °F
Water: SEA OF CORTEZ 67°F | PACIFIC 75 °F
Wind: 10 mph
Fish Available: Striped Marlin, Dorado, Tuna, Roosterfish, Wahoo
Today’s Date: June 1St, 2021
May was a nice Marlin fishing month in Cabo! Yes, there were days better than others, but overall we saw lots of fish. During may the hot fishing was still at the Cortez side.
Some anglers opted to catch their good for the plate fish like dorado and yellowfin tuna after they released more than 3 striped on their first charter. As we get closer to Summer, dorado, wahoo, yellowfin tuna will still be very popular and maybe you’ll start to see more blue and black marlin in the spread.
The best bait/lure was Caballito and Live mackerel.
Some of the best fishing spots this month were: 95 and 11:50 at Cortez side. May inshore fishing produce sierras, cabrilla and grouper
31’ CABO Express Picante Expresso released 14 Striped marlin weighing around 100-140 lb, they also boated 9 nice yellowfin tuna and 10 dorado aka mahi.
Bull Dorado aka mahi-mahi or dolphin fish beginning to show up and our anglers are enjoying these great fighting and delicious fish.
The 32’ Cabo Express, Picante Express released 13 Striped marlin, and boated 4 yellowfin tuna and 8 dorado for dinner!
Picante Dream our 35’ Cabo Flybridge, released 10 striped Marlin, got 3 Mahi and landed 6 tuna more for the count by 95 spot.
Conservation is central of what we do at Picante Sportfishing. For more than 25 years we have supported the catch and release practice for the protection of Billfish in our great Cabo waters. We are laying the groundwork for future generations to enjoy, protect and experience this amazing Mexico big game fishing destination.
Salsa, the CABO Express 35’ had a productive Marlin month with 18 Striped Marlin released for the archive plus 10 yellowfin tuna for sashimi and 8 dorado for the count.
Picante Pride Cabo Express 36 ft, was the most successful and productive this month released 23 Striped marlin and landed 4 tunas and 5 dorado
Our Picante 40’ Tollycraft released 8 Striped marlin more for the archive and landed 1 Tuna and 2 dorado too.
The 45’ Cabo Express yacht, Picante 45 released 12 Striped Marlin, landed 11 yellowfin tuna, plus 6 dorado for the plate.
Our red yacht Caliente 45, Cabo Express 45’ released 15 Striped marlin for the archive, boated 13 yellowfin tuna for sashimi and 4 dorado for mahi tacos!
Bull dorado & beautiful sunrise at Santa María bay aboard Picante 45
Take a look at our Cabo fishing calendar to know the species most likely to bite during June and July. Summer fishing is almost here!
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