Captain
Gordo (Charles Heldewier Vignon)

Member since April 2014

Willemstad, Curacao

Background
Captain Gordo has won various major fishing tournaments in Curacao and the region, for example the prestigious Presidential Challenge Central America: The 2011 Chivas Regal Aruba Caribbean Cup. This young and enthusiastic captain has been fishing since childhood. He took every opportunity to fish with the older and experienced fishermen to learn the tricks of the trade.
Techniques
All Trolling

Hey, I'm Captain Gordo (Charles Heldewier Vignon)

Willemstad, Curacao
Background
Captain Gordo has won various major fishing tournaments in Curacao and the region, for example the prestigious Presidential Challenge Central America: The 2011 Chivas Regal Aruba Caribbean Cup. This young and enthusiastic captain has been fishing since childhood. He took every opportunity to fish with the older and experienced fishermen to learn the tricks of the trade.
Techniques
All Trolling

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Fish Curacao on Papucho IV

Willemstad
trips from US$ 600

Fishing Reports

Full day fishing trip

August 20, 2016

Fished for a full day and released a blue marlin catch 4 nice mahi mahi's. Sea conditions where just perfect!!! Read Full Report →


Yellow fin tuna

May 04, 2016

While chasing the wahoo's we caught a decent 68 lbs Yellowfin Tuna!!! Enjoying very very calm sea these days! Read Full Report →


White Marlin

April 25, 2016

Bunch of mahi's and a white marlin today, just started reporting. Watch me :)!! Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.76
out of 5 stars from 17 reviews
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Appropriate for children
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Jim Anson
St. Petersburg, FL
 5.00
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Fishing with Gordo

VERIFIED   June 5, 2018
This was the fifth fishing charter my boys (11,14, 17) have been on in the Caribbean.  Six fish were caught, including...
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Chris Russell
Willemstad
 5.00
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Best charter trip EVER!!!

VERIFIED   December 30, 2017
Captain Gordo and his mate Cornell could not have been more pleasant, professional, or skilled.  They worked their buts...
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John Daniel
United States
 5.00
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8 hour day of fishing

VERIFIED   February 26, 2018
Meet Captain Gordo and General the deck hand. Headed out and hooked several fish but some got off. We had two Marlin on at...
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Lori Richardson
Brantford, Ontario
 5.00
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6 hour trip with Captain Gordo on Papucho IV

VERIFIED   March 19, 2018
AWESOME trip!!! 2 nice wahoo and about a dozen skipjack (getting caught 3 at a time!) Captain Gordo and Cornell worked their...
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John Rossi
Orlando, Florida
 5.00
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6 hour trip.

VERIFIED   February 24, 2018
Had a nice trip with Capt Gordo. A friendly Captain with plenty of experience. Went 0 for 3 on the Wahoo bite. I’d take...
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