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Costa Rica Fishing Report

by Allan Smith, Fishing Director – Crocodile Bay Resort, Costa Rica

Costa Rica Fishing Reports

October 2018 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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Pan American Roosterfish Championship will be held at the 4 Star Crocodile Bay Resort on the tropical fjord Golfo Dulce in Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica .

September 2018 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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Catch all the fishing action this past month out of Crocodile Bay Resort, Costa Rica. Sailfish, marlin, dorado, and tuna have been putting smiles on anglers faces. Read the full September Costa Rica fishing report here.

August 2018 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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Great summertime action continues at Crocodile Bay Resort! July was an exciting month at CBR with some big days both inshore and offshore.

July 2018 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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June was another exciting month at Crocodile Bay Resort, Costa Rica. The fishing last month had a little bit of everything. The roosterfish action was hot with several boats releasing double-digit roosterfish in a single day.

June 2018 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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Catch all the fishing action this past month out of Crocodile Bay Resort, Costa Rica. Sailfish, marlin, dorado, and snapper have been putting smiles on anglers faces. Read the full June Costa Rica fishing report here.

May 2018 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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Crocodile Bay Resort Fishing Report May 2018 – by Allan Smith, Fishing Director Greetings from the Tropics, It has been an interesting couple of weeks with some very noteworthy catches.

April 2018 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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Costa Rica Fishing Report Out of Crocodile Bay Resort, Costa Rica by Fishing Director Allan Smith – Greetings from the tropics. March has come to an end and it has been an interesting month.

March 2018 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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New Video: Check Out this AMAZING Orca Experience some of our guests had this past week at Crocodile Bay Resort, Costa Rica! Crocodile Bay Fishing Report March 2018 by Captain Allan Smith – It has been another good month of fishing at Crocodile Bay Resort, Costa Rica.
Swordfish

February, 2018 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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Fishing Highlights from January – Be sure to watch, you may be the star! Costa Rica fishing report out of Crocodile Bay Resort, Costa Rica February 2018 by Capt. Allan Smith – It was almost six-thirty. Time to go.

January 2018 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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Costa Rica Fishing Report – January 2018 by Captain Allan Smith  – December is a fun time of the year at Crocodile Bay Resort, Costa Rica. The kids are on vacation and we get a lot of families down for a fishing holiday in the tropics. 

December 2017 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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Marlin, Sailfish, Dorado and Roosterfish keep Anglers Smiling in December at Crocodile Bay Resort, Costa Rica Thank you to Paul and his group from Sportquest Holidays out of the UK for this monster rooster photo.

November 2017 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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3 Boats Released 60 Dorado Yesterday! Happy Thanksgiving! Update 11/22/2017 – 450 lb Blue Marlin Released! Happy Thanksgiving Update 11/14/2017 – This past Friday three of our boats went 21, 18, and 17 on doardo and one boat released 15 roosterfish!

Celebrating Our 18th Season – Annual Fishing Highlights – Pick Your Month…Find Your Fish

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Pick your Month…Find Your Fish! We hope you enjoy this exciting Costa Rica sport fishing “highlight reel” featuring actual anglers from 2017.

October, 2017 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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This past month we were joined by Mike Haunton and Andrew Majury from Canada. They fished with us for five days. The bite was a little up and down but they ended up releasing fifteen roosterfish one day and another day they landed thirteen snappers. Mike and Andrew really enjoyed having fresh fish for dinner every night.
Costa Rica Roosterfish

September 2017 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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Lights, Camera, Action! - Check out the September "Video Fishing Report" from our guests this past month at Crocodile Bay Resort, Costa Rica! August and September have been good months for roosterfish. If you are in search of a trophy roosterfish, the "Green Season" (April 15 through December 15th) offers some of the best inshore fishing of the year.

August 2017 – Costa Rica Fishing Report

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1 Boat, 3 days, 128 fish, 12 Species The roosterfish are schooled up and they are hungry.  In the first two weeks  of August we released 94 roosterfish with only three boats on the water each day. Some highlights included the Alameda group that started off their vacation catching twenty-seven roosterfish and a mixed bag of fifteen other fish (see a complete recap of their trip below). The Dinger family also got in on the action, releasing eighteen roosterfish and ten jacks. Mr. Villareal set out for a day alone on the water with his family opting to do some Costa Rica eco tours...