Hooked Up Sportfishing Charters

Banana Bay Marina
Golfito PU, Costa Rica

Get ready for the ultimate offshore adventure with Hooked Up Sportfishing Charters. Based out of Golfito, on Costa Rica’s Pacific Coast, these offshore experts will have you fishing in some of the richest waters for big game billfish anywhere in the world, with an all-star cast including three different species of Marlin found in the clear blue waters offshore.

The boat you will be heading out on is a 28 ft Bertram offshore fishing vessel with ample room for 4 anglers. She is powered by twin Yanmar engines up to a cruising speed of 25 knots, and comes packed to the gills with top of the line fishing equipment and tech. She features GPS, fishfinder, outriggers, a fighting chair, livewell, and even tuna tubes for those looking to land a real monster! The vessel also boasts a comfortable interior complete with a galley, head and shower, and of course the essential flybridge where you can relax and take in the stunning views between bites.

Hooked Up Sportfishing Charters specializes in offshore trolling for large pelagics, and offer anglers the ultimate grand slam experience. You will be fishing with nothing but the best tournament grade Shimano and Penn gear as you target a real who’s who of big game sportfishing - Sailfish, Roosterfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Blue, Black, and Striped Marlin, the list just gets better and better! Truly this is set to be one of the most incredible fishing adventures of any angler’s life, and with an experienced captain and crew prepared to work themselves to the bone on every trip to make sure things go well, this will be a trip you definitely won’t regret!

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Boat Specs

Bertram (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1989, and restored in 2010. Powered by 2 240HP Yanmar engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

28 ft
4 persons
Types of Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Targeted Species
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Red)

Marlin (Black)
Marlin (Blue)

Marlin (Striped)

Snapper (Red)

Trevally (Bluefin)
Tuna (Yellowfin)
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Fly Fishing Equipment
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License
Fly Fishing Equipment
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
Catch and Release Allowed

10% 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 Captain

Jim Keaton
Golfito, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Member since October 2016
Captain Jim Keaton has been fishing his whole life, and boasts over four decades of experience fishing for a wide variety of species. He is well versed in many different fishing techniques and styles, but has become an expert in big game trolling. Captain Jim made the move down to Costa Rica after fishing the area for many years, and has been guiding his clients to amazing catches ever since!

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