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Backwater Fishing Charters Puerto Rico

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Backwater Fishing Charters Puerto Rico
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San Juan, PR is home to some of the best tarpon fishing in the world. Light tackle and fly fishing enthusiasts journey to San Juan, PR from all over the world to fish the brackish waters of Laguna San Jose & Laguna Torrecilla for tarpon, jacks, and...more
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482 Ave Fernandez Juncos | San Juan Bay Marina, San Juan 00907-3187, Puerto Rico
+1 787-415-3030
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Reviewed yesterday

Was a ton of fun and lots of fish. Wished we had the pictures that were taken though. Solid boat but be sure and bring sun screen and bug pope.

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Inspire51470996832
Reviewed 1 week ago

First fish was in the first 5 minutes. 35 to 40 lbs. I lost him. We had many bites!! Landed 5. Tons of fish all around. We were definitely in the right spot. Thanks Larry!!

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sasha E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our 5 children who are 12 and up on this charter and all but one of us caught tarpon! One even caught a rare snook. The lagoon was very calm as well. We had an awesome time! Highly recommend this for a great...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mummabear80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Capt Clery was a very knowledgeable, accommodating, and entertaining guide. Went out for tarpon on the fly with my wife. Will definitely go back.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Evan G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this trip off the internet not through the cruise line. Capt. Corey could not have been more accommodating or more pleasant. My wife caught her first Tarpon, a 40# beauty and I hooked up 6 times with the fly rod and landed one....More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank shastings633
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We fished hard all day with no hookups and only a couple of bites, then with only 1/2 hour to go, a drenching rainstorm hit. Captain Clary knew just what to do. He took us to the river; we started fishing and had three hookups...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tgerb68
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful time again sixth time fishing with backwater tarpon have always caught good fish We had eight fish on got a few to the boat great people that put you on the fish if you fish don’t miss this opportunity

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tina S
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We chartered a boat for tarpon fishing on the lagoon with Capt Clery. 5min drive from the airport, easy to find. Met Capt Clery and headed out to the lagoon, he had all the rods, reels, bait and water ready to go. The ride to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JonathanW1058
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

My buddy and I had an excellent fishing trip with Captain Cleary during a vacation in San Juan. He took care of every little detail, but the real payoff came when we hit the water. We had a big strike on the second bait that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JohnCarlos2000
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Had an AMAZING 6 hour trip with Captain Cleary, and caught the fish of a lifetime!! 145 lb trophy!! During the fight, we witnessed some of the best coaching and boat driving we have ever seen! This monster started heading to mangroves and into a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chris H
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April 3, 2018|
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Response from EmilianoHRuiz | Reviewed this property |
Jeffrey J
March 28, 2018|
Response from OutdoorsHunters12 | Reviewed this property |
It's worth every penny!!! This is from their internet page: 4hrs trip 1 - person $350 2- persons $375 3- Persons $400 4-persons $425 6hrs +$125 1- Person $500 2- Persons $525 3- Persons $550 4- Persons $575 Plus Capt... More
Natalie M
June 16, 2017|
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Response from BackwaterTarpon | Property representative |
Rates Our rates are as follow for 100% Private Charters. Half Day (4hrs) Light & Tackle Fishing Charter $350 – 1 person $375 – 2 Person $400 – 3 Person $425 – 4 Person