Captain
Escualo Sport Fishing

Member since June 2015

Mazatlán, Mexico

Background
The Escualo fleet has been around for over 27 years, and is currently the leading fleet in Mazatlan in terms of quality of vessels, services, and customer satisfaction. Their crew is a selected group of serious anglers with vast experience in offshore and inshore fishing. Founded in 1990 by Captains Mark Dissmore and Eduardo Rodriguez, their fleet is a testament to what two knowledgeable anglers can accomplish together.

Hey, I'm Captain Escualo Sport Fishing

Mazatlán, Mexico
Background
The Escualo fleet has been around for over 27 years, and is currently the leading fleet in Mazatlan in terms of quality of vessels, services, and customer satisfaction. Their crew is a selected group of serious anglers with vast experience in offshore and inshore fishing. Founded in 1990 by Captains Mark Dissmore and Eduardo Rodriguez, their fleet is a testament to what two knowledgeable anglers can accomplish together.

My Charter Listings

Escualo Fleet - White Marlin 36’

Mazatlán
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trips from $600

Escualo Fleet - Super Panga

Mazatlán
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trips from $300

Escualo Fleet - Miss Mimi 38’

Mazatlán
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trips from $800

Escualo Fleet – Premium Super Panga

Mazatlán
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trips from $400

Escualo Fleet - Blue Marlin 34’

Mazatlán
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trips from $500

Escualo Fleet - Riviera 36'

Mazatlán
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trips from $550

Escualo Fleet - Black Marlin 34'

Mazatlán
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trips from $500

Escualo Fleet - Striped Marlin 34'

Mazatlán
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trips from $500

Fishing Reports

Excellent blue marlin on a Super Panga

October 17, 2018

Captain Jose Morales and deckhand Pedro got some good action this morning for our guests today. At approximately 10 am and beautiful blue marlin was hooked using a lure. The fish hit the fluorescent lure so hard that it… Read Full Report →


Epic Blue Marlin

October 09, 2018

Epic day in the water with Captain Chavo and deckhand Carlos. The dynamic duo went aout about 18 miles offshore and started trolling some lures and dead mullet. The marlin hit one of the mullets and it was on.… Read Full Report →


Snapper time

February 18, 2017

We went out to some outer reefs just north of Mazatlan, smooth seas made the ride very pleasant and quick. We got to the spot and got right to fishing. It didn't take long before we can multiple snappers… Read Full Report →


Weekend of Whale watching

December 17, 2016

We decided to take the largest vessel of the fleet because we wanted to be comfortable. We left at 8 am and as soon as we got to sea the marine biologist on board got on his binoculars and… Read Full Report →


Better late than never

December 01, 2016

Just when we thought there would be no mahi this season a solid run showed up right in the misdle of november. We caught several large mahis all above the 20 lbs mark. Mostly on dead bait trolling at… Read Full Report →


A blue Marlin on the Blue Marlin

October 09, 2016

We caught this marlin with Capt Chavo, trolling some lures about 15 miles offshore. There wasn't really a whole lot going on but this guy seemed to like our set up and came out of nowhere. Really fun day. Read Full Report →


TUNA TIME

May 25, 2016

We went out with Captain Chavo and had a blast, we decided to go looking for tunas because the reports have been epic, most boats are returning with good sized tunas. We started off slow finding a couple of… Read Full Report →


Big tunas in Mazatlan

February 06, 2016

We went out on the Miss Mimi yacht with captain Jorge Palos and deckhand José Morales. We were out about 20 miles when the captain spotted tons of birds feeding on the surface along with some dolphins. They were… Read Full Report →


Blue marlin season

July 02, 2015

Summertime in Mazatlan is prime time for offshore fishing. There's been plently of action particularly Tuna, Blue Marlin, sailsfish and Mahi. This Sailfish and marlin was caught yesterday about 15 miles offshore. Don't miss your chance to catch a… Read Full Report →


Striped and Blue

September 10, 2014

These 2 marlin were caught a while back on board of a super panga. It was a special trip because one of the boys in the photo is no longer with us, our good fried Cucho. I was a… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.62
out of 5 stars from 20 reviews
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
85%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
80%
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Jose J. P.
Loveland, CO
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Full day with Alejandro

VERIFIED   December 28, 2018
This was my second experience with Alejandro. It was the same great experience as last time. Captain and his first mate were...
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Andy G.
United States
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FULL DAY WITH PEDRO AND CARLOS

VERIFIED   February 11, 2019
Bottom fushed in the morning and loaded up on Red Snapper. Trolled in PM and had a brief Marlin hookup and a couple of followers....
Andy G. recommends Escualo Fleet - Blue Marlin 34’
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John S.
Mexico
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Full day with Carlos and Alex

VERIFIED   March 13, 2017
We went out all day trip. Departed on schedule and the guys put in every effort to get us on the fish but they weren’t...
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Jon M.
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Deep sea fishing with the kids

VERIFIED   November 21, 2017
We had a great trip!  Carlos and Alex did everything they could to get us into the fish and did not disappoint. ...
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Stephen F.
Mazatlán, Sinaloa
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Full day trip with captain Alex

VERIFIED   February 10, 2018
I had a great time. The Captain Alex and Carlos are very professional and did an excellent job all day. I will recommend this...
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