Located right on the tip of the Baja Peninsula in the beautiful Cabo San Lucas, Picudo Sport Fishing is just minutes from some of the world’s most renowned sport fishing waters. The primary boat in their fleet is Picudo, a 45 ft walkaround flybridge Certified Marine custom built sportfisher. She is powered by twin Detroit Diesel 6v92 engines and has a cruising speed of 20 knots. Picudo is maintained to a very high level and is a excellent rough weather boat that is known for her stability and smooth ride.

Catering for the most discerning of anglers, Picudo is equipped with top of the range tackle by Penn International and Shimano that ranges from ultralight all the way up to 80 lb setups. There is an ample supply of lures, feathers, and terminal tackle on board for guests to use.

Picudo Sport Fishing offer full day, half day, and overnight trips custom suited to the angler. Picudo’s crew are top end veteran local fishermen who are known for their talent! Whether you want to fish for small game inshore, or chase the big ones offshore, Picudo does it all.

Owner operator Casey Carter was born in Hawaii and has fished all around the world, including the Indian Ocean, Gulf of Siam, U.S. west coast and extensively in Mexico. He is a 33 year Cabo veteran and is a bi-lingual dual citizen. He has fished the waters in Mexico since he was a kid and is well known in the Mexican sportfishing community. He is known for his hard core fishing and is the last of a fading breed. No boat rides here!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - All Included
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,430
    "All included" trip means you will be provided with breakfast burritos and rolls, lunch sandwiches, chips, 6 drinks per person (alcoholic beverages not included), ice, fishing licenses, and bait. Targeted fish are Marlin, Dorado, Tuna, Wahoo, but fishing fluctuates with the seasons.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Bareboat
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,350
    This trip is an 8-10 hour trip not including bait, ice, fishing lisences, drinks or food. Normal targeted fish are Marlin, Dorado, Tuna, Wahoo, but fishing fluctuates with the seasons. Inshore fishing on lighter tackle can also be provided targeting Rooster fish, Grouper, Snapper, Pompano, Sierra Mackarel, Jack Cravelle and Dorado (Mahi Mahi)
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – All included
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,130
    This is a 5 hour fishing day that includes live bait, fishing licenses, box lunch, ice, and beverages. The species you're going to target depend on the season, but you are most likely to reel in Mahi Mahi, Snapper, Yellowtail, or Pompano.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Bareboat
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,050
    This 5-6-hour trip does not include bait, ice, fishing licenses, drinks, or food, so make sure that you bring whatever you need. Depending on which fishing spots you visit and what bites, you will target Pompano, Roosterfish, Grouper, Snapper, Sierra Mackerel, or Jack Cravelle.
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About the Captain

Casey Carter
Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, Mexico
22 Fishing Reports
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91 Customer Reviews
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Member since March 2016
As a Hawaiiian born and son of a fisherman I had a rod in my hand from my earliest memories. I fished with my father around the world including the Indian Ocean,Hawaii, Bay of Bengal, Gulf of Siam, West Coast USA. As I became older the attraction of fishing in Cabo San Lucas became my dream, I started in the fleet in 1983, moved to the Cape and never looked back.Its been 34 years of hardcore fishing thruout the Baja Peninsula, Sea of Cortez, and the west coast of mainland Mexico Life is good and we are out again tomorrow!

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Targeted Species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle
Marlin (Blue) Blue Marlin
Marlin (Striped) Striped Marlin

Roosterfish Roosterfish
Sailfish Sailfish
Sierra Mackerel Sierra Mackerel
Snapper (Cubera) Cubera Snapper

Tuna (Yellowfin) Yellowfin Tuna
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Certified Marine (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1990, and restored in 2020. Powered by 2 500HP Detroit Diesel 6V92TI engines.

Length
45 ft
Capacity
8 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Popping
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License
Lunch

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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
PayPal
Bank Transfer

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Friendly captain
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98%
Appropriate for children
92%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
82%
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Fantastic, fantastic and fantastic

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - All Included on December 26, 2021
Captain Casey Carter is probably one of the best fishing guides in all of Cabo, Mexico. He is from Hawaii so speaks perfect...
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Not the best fishing daym not for lack of trying.

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - All Included on December 13, 2021
Father/daughter weekend fishing in CABO.  Casey and crew weren’t able to delivery on number of fish in the boat but they...
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Best Charter experience I have ever had!  Capt Casey and crew are the real deal!! We loaded the box with Darados and then...
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Never disappoints!

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - All Included on November 22, 2021
Captain Casey and his crew never disappoint!  This was our 4th time with Picudo as we did two days back to back.  We caught...
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VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - All Included on December 11, 2021
Captain Casey asked what we were hunting for, I said Marlin, so we hooked 6 Striped Marlin, boated 3 of them. He threw in a...
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FAQs about Picudo Sport Fishing

Picudo Sport Fishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • $1,050 per group - Half Day Trip – Bareboat (5 hours)
  • $1,090 per group, additional $40 per person after 1 guest - Half Day Trip – All included (5 hours)
  • $1,350 per group - Full Day Trip - Bareboat (8 hours)
  • $1,390 per group, additional $40 per person after 1 guest - Full Day Trip - All Included (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Picudo Sport Fishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed
  • Flybridge
  • Live Bait Well
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Picudo Sport Fishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License
  • Lunch

Picudo Sport Fishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • Nearshore Fishing (Dorado, wahoo, sierra, pompano, jacks)
  • Offshore Fishing (Marlin, tuna, dorado)

Picudo Sport Fishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Picudo Sport Fishing include:
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Jack Crevalle
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (Striped)
  • Roosterfish
  • Sailfish
  • Sierra Mackerel
  • Snapper (Cubera)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Wahoo