Captain
John V

Member since May 2017 Cartagena, Colombia
Background
From the start of my life, I was born into a salt family The first time I was taken fishing at the age of two. Fishing is part of my soul. From then on I set out to conquer all styles of fishing from the high county in Colorado to the Colombian Carribean. I became more and more knowledgeable as time progressed as one would. My passion for others to have a great fight and enjoy a fish for dinner the same day is my goal for our customers.
Techniques
Offshore trolling. Spearfishing. Jigging. Sword fish/ Deep Drop.

Hey, I'm Captain John V

Cartagena, Colombia
Background
From the start of my life, I was born into a salt family The first time I was taken fishing at the age of two. Fishing is part of my soul. From then on I set out to conquer all styles of fishing from the high county in Colorado to the Colombian Carribean. I became more and more knowledgeable as time progressed as one would. My passion for others to have a great fight and enjoy a fish for dinner the same day is my goal for our customers.
Techniques
Offshore trolling. Spearfishing. Jigging. Sword fish/ Deep Drop.

My Charter Listing

Cartagena Fishing

16 reviews
Cartagena
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trips from $650

Fishing Reports

King CUda For the Girls

September 11, 2019

October is Heating up with solid numbers. A few good wahoos have been caught snapper grouper and Mahi chasing bait. Sailfish and Marlin have been sighted but no takers on our bait as of yet. A few sharks holding… Read Full Report →


Snapper and grouper

June 27, 2019

Lets go fishing! Bottom has been rocking hot. Night bite is on fire. Book today or you will be looking at someone else's Instagram tomorrow wondering and wishing.. Read Full Report →


Calm Seas and the fish are Chewing

June 14, 2019

We now are offering Overnight Fishing Packages with room accommodations on Isla Grande. Inquire within an email to us. June July is the change from windy season to Rainy season for us. The fish are biting throughout the day… Read Full Report →


Hot bite going on right now

April 10, 2019

Rain season is coming soon and with that being said the bait is on the move. Thick bait balls swarming the edges of the volcano banks. Wahoo and billfish are waiting for you to present a Bait to them.Book… Read Full Report →


Kings of September

September 27, 2018

Kings are in and waiting for u to present bait to them. Were excited to see what this month has to offer. There are some solid fish averaging 25lb. Read Full Report →


Best time to charter fishing trip.

July 28, 2018

King mac have been here in solid numbers. Plenty of action on the reef. I cant say how great the past month has been in words season catching is here. Book a charter today. Read Full Report →


Tuna game strong

June 26, 2018

Plenty of actio offshore. Tuna are hitting anything you throw at them 30lb class fish. Lets go fishing. Read Full Report →


Monster snapper lurking

June 21, 2018

Cant thank G enough for this fish of a life time. We tried to set her free but it was just not going to happen. What a fight what a fish. Come try your hand at some serious bottom… Read Full Report →


Bull Dozer Mahi

May 30, 2018

It dosn't get better then that! Don't even know where to start. Weed lines are here and tick! Chance to start pulling in the consistent numbers! Lets go Fishing Read Full Report →


Spearfishing Trips coming soon off Rosai

May 28, 2018

We have order spearfishing equipment for this season. We will be taking a few trips this year to some really untouched spots! Email us for more details. Ab biller 48s with reels. We will have dive gear also If… Read Full Report →


Bottom Fishing Colombia

May 25, 2018

Check out the Mutton and grouper bite for a half day trip! We just recently got sundeck installed on our 32ft Bluewater! Lets go Fishing the bite has been steady throughout the afternoon into the evening. Our wahoo season… Read Full Report →


Mahi Red Hot!

August 02, 2017

Mahi bite has been on fire! These Mahi are chewing all day long hook ups throughout the day. Just a short trip 2nm offshore and were into fishing grounds! Grab some bait and lets go! Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.46
out of 5 stars from 16 reviews
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Experience
6 hr bottom fishing
Amazing!
Never seen so many fish!!!
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
88%
Appropriate for children
93%
Satisfied with the boat
93%
Catch intended fish
80%
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Bryan K.
Moreno Valley, California
 5.00
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6 hr bottom fishing

VERIFIED   September 3, 2019
The trip was great! Solid bottom fishing throughout the day, started off in one area, then trolled to another, and finished...
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William T.
St. Petersburg, Florida
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Half day with Captain John

VERIFIED   July 1, 2019
My friends and I had a great trip with Captain John. Unfortunately the fishing wasn’t great, but we had a fun time and John...
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Fernando S.
Mineola, NY
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Canton, GA
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Amazing!

VERIFIED   September 4, 2018
Captain John was extremely helpful on setting up the charter.  He located a dock to pick us up within walking distance...
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February 9, 2018
We met Captain John at the dock and were greeted with drinks and food and a well prepared boat.  We were told he had...
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