Charter Operator
Rico Wasabi

Member since January 2014 Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
Background
Captain Rico Wasabi has been running charters since 2008. He's a United States Marine who served two tours in Viet Nam. After retiring to Mexico he started Wasabi Loco Sportfishing Adventures and has since grown the Wasabi Loco Fleet to 5 boats. Offering incredible offshore fishing opportunities, they hope to show you the rich and productive waters on Mexico's Caribbean coast. All captains and mates have an excellent command of English and were selected not only because of their experience as fishing captains, but also for their skills in running a personalized service for customers.

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Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
Background
Captain Rico Wasabi has been running charters since 2008. He's a United States Marine who served two tours in Viet Nam. After retiring to Mexico he started Wasabi Loco Sportfishing Adventures and has since grown the Wasabi Loco Fleet to 5 boats. Offering incredible offshore fishing opportunities, they hope to show you the rich and productive waters on Mexico's Caribbean coast. All captains and mates have an excellent command of English and were selected not only because of their experience as fishing captains, but also for their skills in running a personalized service for customers.

My Charter Listings

Wasabi Loco Sportfishing – 32'

56 reviews
Puerto Aventuras
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trips from $495

Wasabi Loco Sportfishing – 38'

Solidaridad
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Wasabi Loco Sportfishing – 35'

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Viking Charters Mexico 45' Express

2 reviews
Playa del Carmen
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trips from $895

Fishing Reports

Great day. Mahi and Sailfish!

February 24, 2019

Season is developing. Mahi and Sailfish showing some numbers after the last week. Read Full Report →


Spring Has Sprung!

February 05, 2019

We caught our first Blue Marlin of the year! Sailfish are showing up! Mahi mahi have got some size on 'em! Wahoo in the spread! It should keep on gettin' better! Come on down! Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.91
out of 5 stars from 59 reviews
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Half day
Half day
First of what will be many trips with Wasabi Loco!
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
98%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
91%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
88%
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Jim S.
Bryant, Arkansas
 5.00
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We fished the new Viking Express this past Sunday and wow what a boat! I have fished with several other companies in the area...
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Benito Juarez, ROO
 5.00
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Half day trip

VERIFIED   September 3, 2019
We knew when we booked the boat that we were out of the prime season.  We really enjoy going fishing and if they are not...
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Brian S.
Calgary, AB
 4.67
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April fishing trip

VERIFIED   April 4, 2019
We were battling seas of 4’ with swells going to 6’.  This made bottom fishing impossible and trolling a rock...
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David K.
San Jose, CA
 5.00
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Excellent Afternoon

VERIFIED   June 23, 2019
Had a very enjoyable half day trip.  Captain Danny, Frank abs Sammy worked hard to put us on a few big mahi- including...
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Wesley B.
Pasadena, TX
 5.00
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VERIFIED   September 16, 2019
Fishing trip was well worth it. Crew was awesome, fish were biting and the beer was cold.  It really helped that the crew...
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