Captain Rick’s - 35’ My Obsession

Puerto Aventuras Marina
Playa Del Carmen QR, Mexico

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About this listing

Boat Specs
Length
35 ft
Capacity
6 persons
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Targeted Species
 
Barracuda (Great)
 
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

 
Marlin (White)
 
Sailfish

 
Snapper (Cubera)
 
Triggerfish (Gray)

 
Wahoo
Description

The Obsession has a large flybridge from which you can clearly see the sailfish attack the bait. The salon has a bathroom, kitchen and bedroom. It is equipped with two outriggers, Cannon downrigger, Shimano TLD and Penn International 20, 30 and 50lb gear.

Troll for Sailfish, Marlin, Mahi-Mahi and Wahoo just five minutes from our marina in Puerto Aventuras Mexico. Fifteen minutes south of Playa del Carmen, twenty minutes north of Tulum.

You can also bottom fish forSnapper and Grouper.

All trips include soft drinks, water and a cooler full of ice as well as all the bait and fishing equipment you will need. On a full day trip you also get lunch.

If you want beer or munchies you can bring your own or purchase it at the store near our office.

Fishing licenses and fees are also included.

We are docked in Puerto Aventuras, but we are serving Playa del Carmen, Akumal, Tulum, Puerto Moreles, Cozumel and Cancun.

Amenities
GPS
Fishfinder
Radio
Air Conditioning
Toilet
Multimedia System
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Spearfishing Equipment
Snorkelling Equipment
Ice Box
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
Soft drinks & water
First Mate
Fishing License
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 3 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies 
Child Friendly
 
You Keep Catch
Payment

20% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Visa, Mastercard.

About the Charter Operator

Captain Rick's Sportfishing Center
Playa Del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Member since January 2014
Captain Rick's has been featured in many saltwater fishing publications. Marlin Magazine did a story on billfish. ESPN featured wahoo fishing and Fox Sports was in for the barracuda bite. Captain Rick's has also been featured by American Coastal TV, Fish On, Spike TV and in Saltwater Sportsman. Internationally, we've been highlighted by Fisch & Fang, Zeehengelsport, and VIS Trips and Reizen In Canada, Captain Rick's was featured on Canadian Joe on Wild TV and on Entertainment Tonight with the Iron Chief.
Response time: 3 hours
Response rate: 100%

Playa Del Carmen Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.28 out of 5 stars from 6 reviews

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Our boat was switched at the last moment.  We were not aboard “My Obsession”.  No explanation was given for change.  Could not submit this without a yes or no to recommending or children.  Maybe it was the time of year but no fish.

Gary Hensley • Fished December 5, 2016
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Although the fishing equipment was somewhat beat up, the captain was persistent in continuing to move to different locations until fish were found.  He also switched from bottom fishing to trolling as conditions changed.  Both methods were productive.

David Samara • Fished November 14, 2016
Captain Rick's Sportfishing Center (The Captain)
Replied to this review on November 27, 2016

Glad to hear the crew worked hard for you and you got fish both trolling and bottom fishing.
Nice Picture

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Boat could use A/C in the cabin. Crew was very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Quality and quantity of fish was below hope (3 Barracudas, 1 Spanish Mackerel and 1 very small Tuna) but not the boat or crews fault as they tried their best to put us on fish.

Jimmy Mcneely • Fished August 12, 2016
Captain Rick's Sportfishing Center (The Captain)
Replied to this review on August 15, 2016

Thank you for acknowledging how hard the crew worked.  Hopefully next time the fish will be more co-operative.

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Location

  • Puerto Aventuras Marina, Riviera Maya
    QR, Mexico