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Salvador's Sportfishing Charters

Member since April 2015 Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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With over 25 years of experience, Captain Salvador is still as enthusiastic as ever about fishing because, as he says, it is simply fantastic. He looks forward to heading out on the water every day, and along with his experienced and friendly crew, can't wait to introduce you to the fantastic fishing in this beautiful location.

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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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With over 25 years of experience, Captain Salvador is still as enthusiastic as ever about fishing because, as he says, it is simply fantastic. He looks forward to heading out on the water every day, and along with his experienced and friendly crew, can't wait to introduce you to the fantastic fishing in this beautiful location.
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El Budster Pride

154 reviews
Cabo San Lucas
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trips from $420

El Budster

88 reviews
Cabo San Lucas
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Fishing Reports

EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

October 24, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Samuel Vogt party from Rio Linda, CA caught three YELLOWFIN TUNA. They also caught two DORADO. All the fish were caught 6 miles out from Los Arches, about 16 to 17 miles from… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

October 24, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Ryan Young party caught a 120 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Caballito. The fighting time was 45 minutes. They also caught three 20 LB. DORADO. All the fish… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

October 23, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE The Shannon Kinney party from Berthoud, CO caught and released a 120 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Caballito. The fighting time was 40 minutes. They also caught twelve DORADO… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

October 23, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER The Colby Caton party caught five DORADO. They were caught on the Pacific side about 14 to 16 miles from Cabo. The water temp. was 84-86 degrees. Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

October 20, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Edward Mahurien party from Redondo Beach, CA caught a 35 LB. WAHOO. They also caught twelve DORADO. They released eight and keept four for the dinner. The fish were caught 4 to… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

October 20, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. Brent Mackune party from Richmond, KY caught and released a 100 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes. They also caught four DORADO. All the… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

October 18, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Adam Katz party caught eught DORADO. They just keep two DORADO for the dinner and release the other six. The fish were caught on the 95 Reef. The water temp. was 84-86… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

October 18, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Arthur Morgan party from San Mateo, CA Caught a WAHOO and two DORADO. They were caught on the 95 Reef. The water temp. was 84-85 degrees. Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

October 14, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Christopher Von Elten party from Crozet, VA caught three YELLOWFIN TUNA ( 40 LB. to 45 LB. ) They also caught four 20 LB. to 25 LB. DORADO. All the fish were caught… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

October 12, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Michael Markowski party caught four DORADO. The fish were caught on the 95 Reef. The water temp. was 83-84 degrees. Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

October 12, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Christopher Von Elten from Crozet, VA caught six DORADO. The fish were caught on the 95 Reef. The water temp. was 84-85 degrees. Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

October 10, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Jean Francois party caught two STRIPED MARLIN. 110 LB. and 120 LB. They were caught on the live Caballito. The fighting times were 35 and 45 minutes. They also caught three DORADO. All… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

October 09, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Sean Ryan party caught and released two STRIPED MARLIN. ( 100 LB. and 120 LB. ) They were caught on the live Caballito. The fighting times were 35 and 45 minutes. They… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

October 08, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Neri Gonzalez party from Graham, TX caught and released a 120 LB. STRIPED MARLIN and a 80 LB. PACIFIC SAILFISH. They were caught on the live Caballito. The fighting tiemes were 40 and… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

October 05, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Javier Palacios party from Chihuahua, Mexico caught and released a 120 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes. They also caught six DORADO.… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

October 02, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Spencer Hood party had a great day! They caught fourten DORADO. They just keep the limit on board an the rest of the DORADO were released. All the fish were caught 14… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

October 02, 2020

Fishing on EL BUDSTER. The Chad Peake party from Los Gatos, CA caught and relaesed a 130 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting time was 45 minutes. They also caught five DORADO.… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

September 30, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Dustin Baakly party from WA estate caught and released a 120 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes. They also caught four DORADO.… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

September 29, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Dorothy Aubut party caught and released a 120 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live bait. The fighting time was 40 minutes. They also caught two DORADO. All the fish were… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

September 28, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Dorothy Aubut party had a great day, they caught ten DORADO. The fish were caught on the 95 Reef area. The water temp. was 84-85 degrees. Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

September 15, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. Sabina Reed and Shellye Neville had a great time, they caught and released a 100 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes. They also… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

September 13, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. Donnell Jenkins from Wallington, NJ caught and released a 120 LB STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes. He also caught a 80 LB.… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

September 12, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Scott Laing party when looking fish for dinner tonight and they caught four DORADO. ( Mahi Mahi ) The fish were caught 14 miles from Cabo. The water temp. was 82-84 degrees. Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

September 10, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER.The Mike Sholing party from Wabasha, Minnesota caught three DORADO and a YELLOWFIN TUNA. They were caught 16 to 18 miles from Cabo area. The water temp. Was 83-84 degrees. Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

September 09, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Jonathan Jaklitsch party caught a 200 LB. BLUE MARLIN. It was caught on a BLACK BART LURE ( PETROLERO ) The fighting time was was 1 hr 40 minutes. The fish was… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

September 03, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. Ben Criado from San Antonio, TX caught and released a 90 LB SAILFISH. The fighting time was 30 minutes. They also caught four Tuna ( 18 LB. to 20 LB. ). The fish were… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT 9/01/202

September 01, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. Jonathon Rorex and his wife comming down to the Cabo area for celebrate their Honeymoon. The had a great day! They caught and released a 110 LB STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

August 29, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. Kevin McLain from Trabuco Canyon, CA had a great day, catching three YELLOWFIN TUNA and three DORADO. All the fish were caught 16 to 18 miles from Cabo. The water temp. was 80-82 degrees Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

August 24, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. Craig Hanna party from Hawai caught a 120 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes. They also caught two YELLOWFIN TUNA. All the… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

August 22, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE Jeffrey Metz caught and released a 120 LB STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes. The fish was caught 14 miles from Cabo. The… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

August 16, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Brian Dompson party from California, caught ans released a 120 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes. The fish was caught 18… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

August 16, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER The Doug Branson party from Washington State, caught and released a 130 LB STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting time was 40 minutes. The fish was caught 16… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

August 15, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. Timothy Schader from Magnolia, TX caught a 97 LB. YELOWFIN TUNA. It was caught on a Black Bart Lure ( BLUE / WHITE ) The fighting time was 1 hr 20 minutes. It was… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

August 14, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Brian Dompson party from California caught and released two STRIPED MARLIN 100 LB. and 110 LB. They were caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting times were 25 and 25 minutes.… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

August 07, 2020

Fishing on the El Budster. Ronald Otanay from California, caught and released a 120 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting time was 45 minutes. He also caught two 25 LB. DORADO All… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

August 01, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE The Kirk Elliott party from Plam Springs, CA had a great day catching eight YELLOWFIN TUNA. The fish were caught on the 95 Reef. The water temp. was 78 degrees Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

July 25, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The James Germany party from Hunts Ville, TX caught and released a 120 LB. STRIPED MARLIN It was caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes. They also caught… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

July 19, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Tyler Smith party caught and released two STRIPED MARLIN. 100 LB. and 120 LB. They were caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting times were 30 and 40 minutes. The fish… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER PRIDE FISHING REPORT

July 13, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Linda Story party from Senoia, GA cauught and released a 100 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Pacific Mackerel. The fighting time was 35 minutes. They also caught a… Read Full Report →


EL BUDSTER FISHING REPORT

July 07, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Michael Curry party from San Diego, CA had a blast day, they caught six YELLOWFIN TUNA ( 30 LB. to 35 LB. ) The fish were caught on the 11-50 Reef. The water… Read Full Report →


MARLIN FISHING TODAY!

July 04, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER Brandon Dhaenens from Las Vegas, NV caught and released a 110 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes. The fish was caught on the… Read Full Report →


Great Day!

June 24, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Paul Weaver party from Chandler, AZ caught and released two STRIPED MARLIN. 100 LB. and 120 LB. Both were caught on the live Bigeye Caballito. The fighting times were 35 and 45… Read Full Report →


STRIPED MARLIN TODAY!

June 22, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Paul Weaver party from Chandler, AZ caught a 120 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on a rigged bait. The fighting time was 40 minutes. The fish was caught 16 miles from… Read Full Report →


An Other Great Day!

June 18, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The John Winter party from Nathrop, CO caught and released a 130 LB. STRIPED MARLIN. It was caught on the 95 Reef. The fighting time was 45 minutes. They also caught nine SKIPJACKS.… Read Full Report →


6/15/2020 Cabo sea port is OPEN

June 16, 2020

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Eric Carter from Canyon Lake, CA caught and released three STRIPED MARLIN. ( 130 LB. 100 LB. and 120 LB. ) They were caught on the Pacific Mackerel. The fighting times were… Read Full Report →


El Budster Fishing Report

May 11, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. John Dossey party from Bentonville, AR catches and releases two STRIPED MARLIN. ( 120 lb. and 140 lb. ) They were attracted and caught by the live Big Eye Caballito. The fighting time were… Read Full Report →


El Budster Pride Fishing Report

May 09, 2015

EL BUDSTER PRIDE. Steve Papillon party from Toronto, CAN catches and releases a 130 lb. STRIPED MARLIN. It was attracted and caught on the rigged Ballihoo. The fighting time was 40 minutes. It was caught on the 11-50 Reef… Read Full Report →


El Budster Fishing Report

May 09, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. Kris Bennett party from Tucson, AZ catches and releases two STRIPED MARLIN ( 130 lb. and 140 lb. ) They were attracted and caught by the live Big Eye Caballito. The fighting time were… Read Full Report →


El Budster Pride Fishing Report

May 08, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. Cameron Green party from Sydney, Australia catches and releases a 130 lb. STRIPED MARLIN. It was attracted and caught by the Big Eye Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes. they also released… Read Full Report →


El Budster Pride Fishing Report

May 02, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. Myrna and William Margowsky from Fort Worth, TX caugth a 140 lb. STRIPED MARLIN. It was attracted and caught by the rigged Big Eye Caballito. The figthing time was 35 minutes. It was… Read Full Report →


El Budster Pride Fishing Report

May 01, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. Myrna and William Margowsky from Fort Worth, TX catches and releases a 120 lb. STRIPED MARLIN. I t was attracted and caught by the rigged Ballihoo. The fighting time was 35 minutes. It… Read Full Report →


El Budster Fishing Report

April 29, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. Lisa Harrison party from Maple Valley, WA catches three 20 lb. JACKRABEL and four SKIPJACK. They were caught by The Arches, 16 miles from Cabo. Read Full Report →


El Budster Pride Fishing Report

April 29, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. Myrna and William Margowsky from Fort Worth, TX catches and releases two STRIPED MARLIN ( 130 lb. and 180 lb. ) They were attracted by the live Big Eye Caballito. The figthing time… Read Full Report →


El Budster Pride Fishing Report

April 25, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. Lou Khon party from Fillmore, CA catches and releases a 130 lb. STRIPED MARLIN. It was attracted and caught on the live Big Eye Caballito. The fighting time was 30 minutes. They also… Read Full Report →


El Budster Fishing Report

April 24, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. Richard and Danielle Nino from Los Angeles, CA catches a 25 lb. DORADO. They also catches five ROOSTERFISH ( 15 lb. to 20 lb. ) and five JACKCRABEL. ( 15 lb. to 20 lb.… Read Full Report →


El Budster Fishing Report

April 22, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Rod Lowe party from Taylor, MI catches and releases three ROOSTERFISH ( 40 lb. 20 lb. and 15 lb. ) They were caught inshore the beach named Pozo de Cota. Read Full Report →


El Budster Pride Fishing Report

April 22, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Brian Hansell & Doug Jones from Pittsburgh, PA catches and releases two STRIPED MARLIN. ( 140 lb. & 130 lb. ) They were attracted by the Black Bart Lure ( CABO PROWLER… Read Full Report →


El Budster Fishing Report

April 20, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Gary Lewchak party from Alberta, CAN catches and releases a 120 lb. STRIPED MARLIN. It was attracted and caught on the live Big Eye Caballito. The fighting time was 30 minutes. They also… Read Full Report →


El Budster Pride Fishing Report

April 20, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Tracy Pasin party from Alberta, CAN catches and releases a 140 lb. STRIPED MARLIN. It was attracted and caught by the live Big Eye Caballito. The fighting time was 40 minutes. The… Read Full Report →


El Budster Fishing Report

April 19, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. David del Olmo from Eagle Pass, TX catches and releases a 120 lb. STRIPED MARLIN. It was attracted and caught on the rigged Ballihoo. The fighting time was 25 minutes. It was caught 14… Read Full Report →


El Budster Fishing Report

April 17, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER. The Tim Jordan party from Escondido, CA catches and releases a 120 lb. STRIPED MARLIN. It was attracted by a Black Bart Lure ( MINI 1656 ANGLE / Blue / Pink / Silver )… Read Full Report →


El Budster Pride Fishing Report

April 16, 2015

Fishing on the EL BUDSTER PRIDE. The Otto Shelland party from Ensenada, México catches and releases a 130 lb. STRIPED MARLIN. It was attracted and caught on the live Big Eye Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes. It… Read Full Report →


El Budster fishing report

April 14, 2015

Fishing in the world famous El Budster Jason Frost party from BC, Canada catches and releases two Striped Marlin 120 lb. and 140 lb. They were attracted and caught on the live Big Eye Caballito. The fighting time were… Read Full Report →


El Budster Pride fishing report

April 14, 2015

Fishing on the El Budster Pride Jason Frost party from BC, CANADA catches and releases a 130 lb. Striped Marlin, it was attracted and caught by the live Big Eye Caballito. The fighting time was 35 minutes, the Marlin… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

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4.69
out of 5 stars from 242 reviews
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Good experience
91%
Friendly captain
98%
Recommend this charter
94%
Appropriate for children
81%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
75%
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Joseph S.
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Half day trip on El Budster Pride

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Brought my family for their first fishing trip. My wife and 16 and 11 years old boys. All had a fantastic day capped off with...
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Spencer H.
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EL BUDSTER PRIDE - Day 2!!

VERIFIED   NEW  October 3, 2020
My dad and I could not have had a better time with Luis & Antonio! 6 Dorado 1 Stripped Marlin all released. Luis was the...
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Holmen, WI
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Great crew and great day on the water!

VERIFIED   January 3, 2020
1st time to Cabo and never caught a marlin.  Luis and Ismeal were an awesome crew.  They are very friendly and definitely...
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Dallas, Texas
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Full day fishing Cabo

VERIFIED   NEW  September 28, 2020
Had fish on in 20 minutes and had a great day. Hooked 11 landed 10. Pitched bait at Marlin and fished hard all day always changing...
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Vista, CA
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Dorado Day!!!

VERIFIED   NEW  October 2, 2020
Captain and Crew were amazing! We caught and released 13 Dorado! What a great trip out on the water! I would highly recommend...
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