Escualo Fleet – Blue Marlin 36’

With Escualo Sport Fishing Fleet you’ll explore the beautiful inshore and offshore waters of Mazatlán, Mexico, where you can find something biting all year round! The captain has over 20 years of experience. With the help of his deckhand and their incredible fishing skills, they make the most popular crew in town!

This 36’ Innovator cruiser boat is powered by twin 210 HP Cummings engines, and is equipped with VHF radio, GPS, tuna tubes, and fishfinder. It can comfortably accommodate up to 8 anglers. It has a small living room, toilet, kitchen, and bed. There are also several seats outside to enjoy the view and look for fish.

The crew will provide you with quality Shimano and Penn International fishing equipment, as well as a range of artificial lures. After a productive day of fishing, they’ll be happy to clean and fillet your catch so you can take it home for a delicious meal.

You can book a full day fishing charter and have a deep sea adventure or you can book a shorter trip and go bottom fishing. These are fish-rich waters, and there’s something to target no matter when you go out. When deep sea fishing, you’ll mainly be fishing for species such as Marlin, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, and Yellowfin Tuna while Snapper, Grouper, Roosterfish, and Pompano will be your targets bottom fishing.

Bring your kids along for the ride, and make some unforgettable family memories! Make sure to bring some snacks and drinks so you can stay refreshed throughout the day.

Join Escualo Sport Fishing Fleet on the Blue Marlin and experience fishing in Mexico like never before!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip – Deep Sea Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    US $675
    A deep sea fishing trip is a great chance to fight some of the most ferocious predators of the Pacific, and a truly unique experience for everyone. Whether you've been fishing all your life or have never been fishing, going out to sea in this region is a must. Depending on the season typical catches go from Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, and Swordfish. The helpful staff will assist you with anything you need on board and will make you feel at home.
  • Private trip
    5 Hours - Bottom Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    US $675
    This trip is great for bottom fishing and Mazatlan is full of excellent spots. There's a great number of wrecks that can be reached fairly quickly and many outer reefs that offer great action. On this trip, you will fish for Red Snapper, White Seabass, Roosterfish, Jack Crevalle, Snook, Permit, and Triggerfish.
  • Private trip
    7 1/2 Hour Trip – Deep Sea Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    US $850
    A deep sea fishing trip is a great chance to fight some of the most ferocious predators of the Pacific, and a truly unique experience for everyone. Whether you've been fishing all your life or have never been fishing, going out to sea in this region is a must. Depending on the season typical catches go from Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, and Swordfish. The helpful staff will assist you with anything you need on board and will make you feel at home.
  • Private trip
    7 1/2 Hours - Bottom Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    US $850
    This trip is great for bottom fishing and Mazatlan is full of excellent spots. There's a great number of wrecks that can be reached fairly quickly and many outer reefs that offer great action. On this trip, you will fish for Red Snapper, White Seabass, Roosterfish, Jack Crevalle, Snook, Permit, and Triggerfish.
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Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
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Excellent
4.3 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Experience
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Cary H.
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VERIFIED   7 1/2 Hour Trip – Deep Sea Fishing on January 24, 2024
Had a great time fishing. Carlos and Turkey, were very organized, clean, friendly, and got me fishing right away.
Cary H. recommends Escualo Fleet – Blue Marlin 36’
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Jeremy M.
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Great trip!

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Deep Sea Fishing on April 6, 2024
Captain Carlos and Alex went the extra mile to make sure we were the only boat to catch a fish today. 8ft Striped Marlin was...
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Robert K.
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Bad day, tired or lazy crew.

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Deep Sea Fishing on April 9, 2024
I’ve never seen a crew do so little.  In 5 hours of trolling, I think they checked or refreshed the bait on the lines once...
Robert K. does not recommend Escualo Fleet – Blue Marlin 36’
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James H.
Dallas, TX
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Full Day Deep Sea Fishing

VERIFIED   7 1/2 Hour Trip – Deep Sea Fishing on July 27, 2022
Not my first time deep sea fishing but by far my most memorable. Took 2 of my kids ages 10 and 12 with us. Within the first...
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Shawn W.
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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VERIFIED   7 1/2 Hour Trip – Deep Sea Fishing on November 15, 2019
We had a great time and experience with the captain and crew. The captain got us on to some fish and we ended up getting 4...
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FAQs about Escualo Fleet – Blue Marlin 36’

Escualo Fleet – Blue Marlin 36’ offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $675 per group - 5 Hour Trip – Deep Sea Fishing (5 hours)
  • US $675 per group - 5 Hours - Bottom Fishing (5 hours)
  • US $850 per group - 7 1/2 Hour Trip – Deep Sea Fishing (7 hours)
  • US $850 per group - 7 1/2 Hours - Bottom Fishing (7 hours)

When you book a trip with Escualo Fleet – Blue Marlin 36’, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed
  • Flybridge
  • Snorkeling Equipment Upon request
  • Live Bait Well
  • Kitchen
  • Outriggers
  • Tuna Tubes
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Escualo Fleet – Blue Marlin 36’ include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting (Tips for cleaners are suggested)
  • First Mate

Escualo Fleet – Blue Marlin 36’ offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Escualo Fleet – Blue Marlin 36’ offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Handline
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Escualo Fleet – Blue Marlin 36’ include:
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Broomtail)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Pompano
  • Sailfish
  • Seabass (White)
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Snook
  • Swordfish
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)

Meet the Charter Operator

Escualo Sport Fishing
Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico
122 Fishing Reports
53 Customer reviews
Response time 6 hours
Member since June 2015
Escualo Sport Fishing Was founded in 1990 in Mazatlán Mexico by Mark and Lola Dissmore, two visionaries from Pullman, Washington with a passion for fishing who decided to join forces on a quest that started over 30 years ago. Their initial charter operation was modest, but thanks to the support of customers and friends, their fleet drastically expanded in just a few seasons. For your own safety, each boat has twin Mercury Sea Pro engines in Super pangas and twin Cummins turbo diesel engines in the crew's cruisers. Escualo Fleet now welcomes hundreds of customers from around the globe who come to experience the world-famous fishing in Mazatlán. Escualo Fleet is known for its consistency in catching, customer satisfaction, and rates. It takes pride in promoting the conservation of billfish such as Marlin, Sailfish, and Swordfish.

About this listing

Targeted species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Broomtail) Broomtail Grouper
Marlin (Blue) Blue Marlin
Pompano Pompano

Boat specs

Innovator (Cruiser) originally built in 1985, and restored in 2015. Powered by 2 210HP Cummins engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
36 ft
Capacity
8 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing techniques

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

Amenities

Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Tips for cleaners are suggested
First Mate

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 3 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

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 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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
Visa
Mastercard
PayPal
Bank Transfer
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 5% charge will apply.

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