The Best Fishing in Mexico is in
The winner is Los Cabos
Dominated by Americans, an expensive resort easily accessible from the U.S. Many stellar, albeit expensive properties and ocean diversions.
Year round sportfishing, but fewer fish than in previous years1
And the runners up are....
Punta Banda, Baja California
Ensenada, just north of Punta Banda, has plenty of sportfishing outfitters.
Trips daily for marlin, sailfish, dorado and yellowfin tuna
Sailfish capital of the world
Tulum, Quintana Roo
Fishing boats can be hired for Caribbean sportsfishing.
Fishing out of La Cruz, Punta de Mita, and several Puerto Vallarta venues.
Bacalar, Quintana Roo
Fishing in the lagoon is limited but there are other possibilities relatively close, including the Caribbean sea and river.
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco
Many companies offer sportfishing yearround
Good fishing co-ops indulge fishing folk
Ensenada, Baja California
Sportfishing fleets out of Ensenada
Loreto, Baja California Sur
Excellent fishing in the Sea of Cortez put Loreto on the map. It is hard to get to but worth the trip.
Cozumel, Quintana Roo
Sport fishing boats available for travelers
sport fishing at Santa Cruz bay or area tour operators
Mulege, Baja California Sur
Excellent bass fishing in a reservoir in Huichol country in the mountains of Nayarit.
Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca
fishermen in pangas on Playa Principal
San Blas, Nayarit
Deep sea fishing in lanchas. Fishing on beach and estuary. Anuual sportsfishing contest.
Mahahual, Quintana Roo
Co-ops and small companies in Mahahual and Xcalak organize fishing expeditions for reasonable prices.
On the border of Sinaloa and Nayarit, surrounded by mangroves, there are still plenty of fish here in this remote undeveloped area.