Captain
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.

Hey, Im Captain PV Hook Up

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

Puerto Vallarta
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trips from $570

PV Hook Up - Magnifico

Puerto Vallarta
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trips from $600

PV Hook Up - GuanaTuna PV

Puerto Vallarta
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trips from $350

PV Hook Up - GaunaTuna NV

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 $500

PV Hook Up - 35' Cabo Yacht

Nuevo Vallarta
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trips from $700

PV Hook Up – 35' Cabo "Sophia"

Nuevo Vallarta
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trips from $700

Fishing Reports

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 13 reviews
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Full day offshore
Full day offshore
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
85%
Appropriate for children
91%
Satisfied with the boat
91%
Catch intended fish
73%
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Kjell M.
Emmons, MN
 5.00
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10 hour trip. On Magnifico

VERIFIED   March 13, 2018
We were able to land 3 striped marlin, one for each of us on our trip. We had 3 misses as well.  At the end on the the...
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William G.
United States
 5.00
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Full day offshore

VERIFIED   November 9, 2018
Great boat and crew. One of best crews I have ever had
William G. recommends PV Hook Up - 35' Cabo Yacht
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Dustin S.
Grand Junction, CO
 4.67
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8 he trip with captain Ceasar & Chabo

VERIFIED   December 12, 2018
Had a great day with these guys, definitely know what they are doing. We caught 5 Bonito’s and 2 Mahi Mahi.
Dustin S. recommends PV Hook Up - Macarela
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United States
 5.00
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The best fishing charter

February 14, 2018
Great boat good equipment and very clean and the crew is awesome I highly recommend.
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Frank T.
Mexico
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Macarela answers the call!

VERIFIED   March 4, 2016
My son and i have fished deep sea probably 10 times. We are passionate,fun loving, yet fat from expert enthusiasts. Our goal...
Frank T. recommends PV Hook Up - Macarela
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