Coyote Sportfishing - Crazy Dog

Playa Tamarindo
Tamarindo GU, Costa Rica

Coyote Sportfishing invites you to join them on The Crazy Dog for an amazing fishing adventure in Tamarindo, Costa Rica. The charter has operated in Costa Rica since 1993, providing high-quality fishing experiences to anglers of all ages and skill levels. They offer half day trips in the morning and afternoon, six hours trips, and full day trips for fishing enthusiasts.

Fishing in Costa Rica offers inshore and offshore fishing opportunities at different times of the year. You can target many species here. From Roosterfish, Sailfish, and Mahi Mahi, to a variety of Tuna and Snapper. Using light or heavy tackle, or bottom fishing techniques, you will set out on an adventure with the crew of Crazy Dog and make the most of your day on the water.

The Crazy Dog is a 31’ Bertram Classic originally built in 1968 and restored in 2010. Powered by twin 300 HP Cummins engines, this boat is a serious offshore fishing machine. It features an array of electronics to help locate the most productive fishing spots, an icebox to store the catch, life jackets for adults and kids, and a toilet for your convenience.

Coyote Sportfishing always makes sure their guests have a great time on the boat and for this reason, they provide everything needed. Rods, reels, tackle, and bait are all available, as well as drinks and snacks on half day trips, and lunch is served on six and eight-hour trips.

Come and join Coyote Sportfishing in Costa Rica and let them help you set up your fishing vacation. And remember, a great fishing trip is more than just a vacation. You will have a wonderful time on the water as well as an opportunity to rise to a new challenge!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    9 hours trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US$ 1200
    up to 4 persons
    This is a whopping nine-hour excursion made for anglers who want to go after Marlin or Sailfish. You might start off fishing on the reef and then going offshore or immediately go where the big fish are. This trip includes ice, bait bottled water, beers, soft drinks, snacks, fresh fruits, and lunch.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    7 hours trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US$ 1000
    up to 4 persons
    This is a seven-hour fishing trip that will mainly see you target the large fish such as Sailfish and Marlin. Includes Ice, bait, bottled water, beers, soft drinks, snacks, fresh fruits, and lunch.
  • Private trip
    Hal1:00 pm to 5:30 pf Day Trip (PM)
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 hours trip, starts at 1:30 PM
    US$ 750
    up to 4 persons
    This is usually an inshore fishing trip out on our local reef, some 4 miles SSW of Tamarindo Beach. You will target be able to target Red Snapper, Rooster Fish, Dorado (Mahi Mahi), and Wahoo. Occasionally, you can hook up a Sailfish, a Marlin, or a Yellowfin Tuna. Includes ice, bait, bottled water, beers, soft drinks, snacks and fresh fruits.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 hours trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US$ 750
    up to 4 persons
    This is usually an inshore fishing trip out on our local reef, some 4 miles SSW of Tamarindo Beach. You will target be able to target Red Snapper, Rooster Fish, Dorado (Mahi Mahi), and Wahoo. Occasionally, you can hook up a Sailfish, a Marlin, or a Yellowfin Tuna. Includes ice, bait, bottled water, beers, soft drinks, snacks and fresh fruits.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Black)
Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (Striped)

Roosterfish
Sailfish
Snapper (Cubera)
Tuna (Skipjack)

Tuna (Yellowfin)

Boat Specs

Bertram (Classic) originally built in 1968, and restored in 2010. Powered by 2 300HP Cummins engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
31 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping

Amenities

Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Ice Box
Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Lunch

Policies

Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal
Bank Transfer

About the Charter Operator

Coyote Sportfishing
Tamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Member since August 2014
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Coyote Sportfishing has been operating in Tamarindo since 1993 and since then, they have strived to provide an exceptional fishing experience for guests of all ages and skill levels. Their main goal is that you enjoy the art of fishing. Offering excellent customer service is what they are well known for and their boats are to match every budget – they want your time fishing in Costa Rica to be incredible!
Response time: 3 hours
Response rate: 100%

Tamarindo Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

5 out of 5 stars from 1 review

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Great experience!  Caught our first yellow tail tuna and a huge 350 lb black marlin.  Mario was awesome!

Fished March 29, 2018
Coyote Sportfishing (The Captain)
Replied to this review on March 30, 2018

Patrick
We so glad that you had such a good time out on board on crazy
We hope to see you again
best regards

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