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PV Hook Up

Member since January 2014 Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Background
PV Hook Up is a leading operator of sportfishing charters in Puerto Vallarta. Founded back in 1996 by a group of amigos, its mission is to give everyone who visits Puerto Vallarta a bilingual fishing hook up and the same wonderful experience these friends had when they first arrived in this paradise. With the best gear money can buy and a collection of the best captains in Puerto Vallarta, this is the largest fleet of fishing vessels in the local area and is one that is bound to give you lasting memories.

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Background
PV Hook Up is a leading operator of sportfishing charters in Puerto Vallarta. Founded back in 1996 by a group of amigos, its mission is to give everyone who visits Puerto Vallarta a bilingual fishing hook up and the same wonderful experience these friends had when they first arrived in this paradise. With the best gear money can buy and a collection of the best captains in Puerto Vallarta, this is the largest fleet of fishing vessels in the local area and is one that is bound to give you lasting memories.

My Charter Listings

PV Hook Up - Macarela

13 reviews
Puerto Vallarta
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trips from $570

PV Hook Up – Magnifico

1 review
Puerto Vallarta
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trips from $600

PV Hook Up - GuanaTuna PV

4 reviews
Puerto Vallarta
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trips from $199

PV Hook Up – GaunaTuna NV

2 reviews
Nuevo Vallarta
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trips from $350

PV Hook Up – GuanaTuna La Cruz

La Cruz De Huanacaxtle
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trips from $450

PV Hook Up - 35' Cabo Yacht

1 review
Nuevo Vallarta
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trips from $700

PV Hook Up – 35' Cabo "Sophia"

Nuevo Vallarta
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trips from $700

PV Hook Up – Macarala 38' NV

Nuevo Vallarta
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trips from $600

Fishing Reports

Big Tuna caught offshore

July 04, 2020

Big Yellowfin Tuna caught offshore on a 12 hour fishing charter aboard the Super Panga GuanaTuna with captain Scooby. Read Full Report →


Striped Marlin on the Super Panga

March 12, 2020

Nice Striped Marlin fishing on a 8 hour fishing charter aboard the Super Panga. Read Full Report →


Striped Marlin and Mahi Mahi Macarela

January 27, 2020

Nice day fishing on the Macarela. The Crew caught a big Striped Marlin and also Dorado trolling with live bait offshore. . Read Full Report →


Mahi Mahi and Striped Marlin

January 13, 2020

Mahi Mahi and Striped Marlin fishing on 8 fishing charter Trolling with live bait aboard the Super Panga with Captain Scooby. It has been a great 2020 fishing in Puerto Vallarta so far and just keeps getting better. Read Full Report →


Huge Black Marlin Caught yesterday on th

November 25, 2019

Huge Black Marlin Caught yesterday on the GuanaTuna fishing offshore with captain Scooby. Read Full Report →


Dorado/MahiMahi Report

November 14, 2019

Dorado/ Mahi Mahi biting on 8 hr fishing charters Read Full Report →


Hot Dorado bite on the panga

October 16, 2019

Hot Dorado/ Mahi Mahi bite fishing aboard the super panga with Captain Scooby on 8 hr fishing charter Read Full Report →


Dorado and Sailfish Bite

October 08, 2019

Great day of fishing we went out on a 10 fishing charter aboard the super panga. The crew found the Dorado early in the morning and also caught a nice Sailfish. Read Full Report →


Hot Striped Marlin Bite in Puerto Vallar

June 09, 2019

Puerto Vallarta fishing report Hot Striped Marlin bite on 6 or 8 hr fishing charters. We have been catching the Striped Marlin inside Banderas Bay and off the point and they have been biting live bait or lures normally… Read Full Report →


1st Striped Marlin of the season with ca

January 22, 2019

1st Striped Marlin of the season fishing last week with captain Scooby aboard the Super panga the GuanaTuna Read Full Report →


Sophia wins 1st place Sailfish 63rd Tour

November 17, 2018

Team Sophia win 1st place Sailfish at the 63rd annual Marlin and Sailfish Tournament with a 74 lb Sailfish. The Tournament was held November 14-17th in Marina Vallarta in Puerto Vallarta Mexico. Read Full Report →


Sailfish, Tuna, and Dorado Magnifico

November 06, 2018

It has been a great week of fishing here in Puerto Vallarta all week we have been fishing offshore aboard the Magnifico and catching Sailfish, Dorado, and Yellowfin Tuna. The Tuna are not big average size has been 20-30… Read Full Report →


Team Macarela win 1st place Sailfish the

November 02, 2018

Team Macarela win 1st place Sailfish the 2nd day of the 6th Annual Sportfishing Tournament in La Cruz Marina which is 45 minutes north of Puerto Vallarta. The Sailfish weighed in at 62.5 lbs Read Full Report →


Big Tuna bite offshore on overnight char

March 13, 2018

Big Tuna averaging 80-300 lbs 90 + miles offshore on overnight charters We caught these 3 Tuna aboard the 35 ft Cabo March 13. Read Full Report →


Striped Marlin bite offshore PV with cap

January 20, 2018

Striped Marlin biting offshore Puerto Vallarta. Trolling with dead baits and lures in open water about 8 miles past Marietas Island Read Full Report →


500 + lb Black Marlin report

November 07, 2017

The crew aboard the 35 ft Cabo caught a huge 500 + lb Black Marlin fishing on a 12 hour fishing charter offshore at La Corbetena Read Full Report →


Double Marlin Hook Up aboard the GuanaTu

October 16, 2017

Double Marlin hook up aboard the Gaunatuna Super Panga with captain Scooby and angler Taylor McMonigle. The Crew caught the Marlins trolling offshore on full 12 hour fishing charter. Read Full Report →


I Gaunatuna,but I'll settle for any fish

May 20, 2017

I Gauna Tuna, but I'll settle for any fish. My party and I have little to no fishing experience, however, we wanted to set out on a fishing "adventure" while in PV. I contacted PV Hook up by email… Read Full Report →


Puerto Vallarta fishing report Panga

November 15, 2016

50 miles offshore at el banco has been red hot with Marlin and Tuna. We fished offshore at El Banco with captain Scubie aboard the 29 ft Super Panga and caught Marlin, and Tuna. We caught both fish while… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.44
out of 5 stars from 21 reviews
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AWESOME March fishing trip !!!!!!!!!
AWESOME March fishing trip !!!!!!!!!
AWESOME March fishing trip !!!!!!!!!
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
89%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
86%
Appropriate for children
84%
Satisfied with the boat
94%
Catch intended fish
68%
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Alfonso V.
San Antonio, TX
 5.00
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AWESOME March fishing trip !!!!!!!!!

VERIFIED   March 12, 2020
My family and I had a GREAT TIME with Capt. Scooby !!!!  When we met up with him we explained that we were not prepared. ...
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Michael Z.
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco
 4.67
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6 hr Bay trip

VERIFIED   November 4, 2019
Capt Scubbie specializes in in-close fishing. We got our first hookup, a Dorado, just outside the marina but managed to lose...
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David M.
Dixon, KY
 5.00
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Great time

VERIFIED   September 18, 2019
I booked a day and a half fish and snorkeling. We had a great trip and put some nice fish in the boat, including a very nice...
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David M.
Dixon, KY
 5.00
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Roosterfish

VERIFIED   September 15, 2019
Great trip with a great crew
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Gary R.
Tepatitlán De Morelos, JAL
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November fishing trip

VERIFIED   November 25, 2019
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