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Costa Rica Sportfishing



On the southern Pacific Coast of Costa Rica lies the beautiful tropical paradise of the Osa Peninsula and the Gulfo Dulce. This area of Costa Rica has been described by National Geographic as the "most biologically diverse place on the planet". The peninsula, and specifically, Corcovado National Park, abound with unique varities of flora and fauna and the surrounding waters of the Gulfo Dulce and the Pacific Ocean, team with aquatic life.

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A 45lb. Cubera Snapper. -sportfishing Sportfishing in Costa Rica - Blue Heron Outfitter'sCosta Rica Sportfishing
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A 45lb. Cubera Snapper.


The sportfishing in this part of Costa Rica can best be described as two distict fisheries, an inshore and offshore. The inshore fishery is very diverse. While most anglers target the unique and powerful Roosterfish, a multitude of different species can be caught on any given day including Jack Crevalle, Big-eye Trevally, Bluefin Trevally, Pompano, Snook, Cubera Snapper, Grouper, Pacific Sierra Mackeral, and Skipjack Tuna.

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Pacific Sailfish are the largest in the world.


The offshore fishery consists of excellent angling for large Pacific Sailfish, Blue Marlin, Yellowfin Tuna, Dorado, and Wahoo. The numbers of Pacific Sailfish in these waters makes for ideal "bait and switch" tactics for fly fishers and light tackle enthusiasts.


In addition to the fantastic sportfishing this area provides there are many other recreational opportunities available including jungle tours in Corcovado National Park, surfing, snorkeling, dolphin watching, etc. So come fish Costa Rica for an adventure you'll never forget.

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