Captain
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.

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Wasabi Loco Sportfishing – 32'

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Puerto Aventuras
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Wasabi Loco – 45' Viking Express

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Customer Reviews

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4.83
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99%
Friendly captain
99%
Recommend this charter
96%
Appropriate for children
90%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
84%
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Tiffany M.
Cave Junction, OR
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3/4 day

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on March 22, 2021
Loved this charter!  The crew was amazing. Caught a variety of fish and had a great day on the water. 4 hours would have been...
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Miami, FL
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3/4 day trip

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on March 19, 2021
Captain and crew worked hard from the moment we left the dock. Didn’t have much luck trolling but we made up for it with...
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Steven R.
Stead, NM
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February fishing trip

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on February 23, 2021
Even after Our taxi was over an hour late The crew waited And made sure we had an incredible morning Everybody catching fish...
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Justin R.
Alma, KS
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Wonderful time.

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on March 21, 2021
Very friendly and professional crew.  Had a wonderful time.
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Emery L.
Playa Del Carmen, ROO
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Fishing with Rico

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on March 20, 2021
Great hard working crew no fish but they never quit trying can’t ask for any more
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