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Bushwacker Sportfishing

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Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
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Awesome day!

Raised 3 marlins, tag and released one marlin, and landed 17 mahi mahi! Beautiful day in the water... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2018
Maryanne B
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Denver, Colorado
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Extraordinary fish

The fish I caught were so cool. It wasn’t a great day to go fishing though. We caught a sailfish... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2018
Cecilia L
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Take advantage of Captain Skeet's 30 plus years of worldwide experience and come fish with him on his 42' Bertram "Bushwacker" with state of the art electronics, Shimano reels with custom rods, and fully air conditioned for your comfort. Whether you’re a hard-core angler or a curious beginner, you’ll have the knowledge and resources of an excellent fisherman. He’s a veteran of the seas, and he’s sure to give you 110%.American Owned and Operated
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Raised 3 marlins, tag and released one marlin, and landed 17 mahi mahi! Beautiful day in the water with captain Lee, and the crew of Jose , and Danielle ! Thus is a repeat booking from 3 years back and we are headed out again...More

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CaptSkeet, Owner at Bushwacker Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

I'm glad that you guys had a great trip. Capt. Lee is the only one that I trust with my boat and my clients when I am not in Costa Rica. He always does a great job. Good luck Thursday.

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Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

The fish I caught were so cool. It wasn’t a great day to go fishing though. We caught a sailfish and a mahi-mahi. The sailfish was super cool. I definitely would go on this charter again.

Thank Cecilia L
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CaptSkeet, Owner at Bushwacker Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Thanks for fishing with us CC. I hope that you enjoyed the mahi for dinner. You guys come back and see us again soon. I'm sure that the fishing will be better next time and you can catch some more of those cool sailfish.

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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Captain Skeet and his crew provided three of us with a great 1/2 day of Inshore Fishing. Despite relatively poor fishing water (which he was acknowledged a couple days prior) he found us fish to catch and eat. He is very straight forward and honest....More

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Reviewed December 23, 2017

I have fished all my life, bu this time my family decided to go to Costa Rica just for the beach and resort amenities. But my son and I were ready to make escape from the boring routine and go fishing. After some enquiery I...More

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Reviewed November 27, 2017

Ok, first of all, Captain Skeet is the Man!!!! I know, I did my homework. This guy will put you on the fish. I booked a half day inshore trip. The boat was awesome. We didn't spend much time inside the cabin because we were...More

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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Captain Skeet knew just where to go for a great day of fishing. Perfectly organized trip, top notch gear, immaculate boat, and hardworking crew made for a stress free day. We highly recommend booking your trip with Bushwacker Sportfishing.

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Reviewed July 18, 2017

Great outing for the full day trip. Captain Skeet and his crew are hardcore about finding the fish and focused the entire time. It's a well oiled system they have down. The Bushwacker is a beast on the water and very comfortable and well kept....More

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Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Captain Skeet and his crew worked hard to make sure we had a successful trip. Skeet was very organized and his boat was very comfortable. Our family would book another trip with him if we go back. Captain Skeet is very knowledgeable about the area...More

Thank Monte L
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Reviewed June 8, 2017

Our party was visiting Costa Rica for a special event and wanted to get a morning of fishing in before the festivities began. Our group loves to fish and we were excited to see what we were able to hook. It was a pleasure spending...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Our family fishes a lot, and we had looked forward to a day of fishing in Costa Rica for months. Bad report after bad report about fishing after arriving at the Palms. Can't Skeet was very honest about odds of catching fish, even offered the...More

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From 7:00 am to 11:30 am on half days and 7:00 am to 4:30 pm on full days. Please email me for more details and faster responses. Thanks.
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