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OCTOBER 2022 Fishing Report

October fishing report, a super start of high season!

Shot gun start Bisbee's Black and Blue 2022
Shot gun start Bisbee's Black and Blue 2022
October and Tournament season is the start of Cabo high season and this year has been nothing short of Great. Our clients have been raising double digit numbers of Stripes, Dorado and Tuna, enough for lunch, they rocked it big time and took home a full cooler of choice filets!The best bait/lure was Live bait, Caballito, lures.The best fishing spots this October were: Los Arcos, El Faro, Golden Gate, Punta Gorda

Do you want to know what fish you will find in Cabo during the next few months? Take a look at our Cabo fishing calendar

Cabo San Lucas Weather Conditions

Air: HIGH 87 °F / LOW 70 °F
Humidity: 70 %
Wind: 7-10 mph
Fish Available: Striped Marlin, Blue Marlin, Yellowfin Tuna, Dorado, Wahoo

Today’s Date:  November 1st, 2022

Picante Expresso the Cabo Express 31’ released 12 Striped marlin and 2 Blue marlin, they also boated 35 Dorado and 21 Tuna.Ram Rod, Alebermarle 31 ft, release 3 Stripes and boated 16 nice Dorado.Was a great October fishing month for the Picante Express, 32 ft they released 16 Striped marlin, 2 Blue marlin and 1 Sailfish . They also boated 10 Yelowfin tuna, 74 Dorado and 1 Wahoo.El Salsa, Cabo Express 35’ released 14 Striped Marlin and 1 more Sailfish for the Count, they boated 40 Yellowfin tuna and 41 Mahi for the count and loaded a good size Wahoo

The 35’ Cabo Flybridge, Picante Dream released 11 Striped marlin and 2 beautiful Sailfish. They loaded 3 Yellowfin tuna and 39 Dorado.Picante Pride, Cabo Express 36 ft, released 22 Striped marlin and 1 Sailfish. They also landed 80 dorado and 28 Yellowfin tuna. Mucho pescado!The Classic Picante 40’ released 12 Striped marlin and 1 Blue marlin, and landed 6 Yellowfin tuna, they also boated 21 nice Dorado and one more Wahoo for dinner.


The average weight of the Striped marlin was between 100 and 160 lb, Sailfish 60-80 lb and the blue Marlin between 200 and 240 lb. The Dorado where around the 15-25 lb with some nice Bull ranging the 40 pounds, the Yellowfin tuna was between 20-35 lb.

Picante 45 Cabo Express 45 ft catch and released 14 Striped Marlin and 1 Blue marlin, plus 31 Yellowfin tuna and 44 dorados for the count.Caliente 45, Cabo Express 45 ft, released 10 Striped marlin, and landed 23 Dorado around 15-25 lb plus 10 Yellowfin tuna and 2 delicious wahoo.

Please note that the number of specimens does not reflect the number of charters of each yacht.

Sailfish released on the Picante 45
The 2022 Black and Blue Bisbee’s Tournament was a good one for sure
There was three checks exceeding $1,000,000 handed out, totaling $7,387,925 being the most amount ever awarded in a Sportfishing Tournament!!Third Place Honors went to team R.V. Rentals for the 344 pound Blue Marlin, earned $1,590,975.Team Happy Ending arrived to the scale with a  449 pound Black Marlin caught by Dion Beckner which came in Second Place, with a check for $2,533,250.Team El Mexicano, with Angler Adrian Ponce de Leon on board the “EL MEXICANO,” landed a 461 pound Blue Marlin on the Third Day. They got a $3,263,700 check and the First place of course.Congratulations to the winners!
Team Crazy 'bout it with Picante Pride crew on the scale with a bull Dorado during the 2022 Bisbee's Offshore tournament

The 2022 Cabo Tuna Jackpot Tournament starts tomorrow Thursday, November 3rd and we are more than ready for it!!

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