Captain
Thomas Carton

Member since August 2014 Jaco, Costa Rica
Background
Captain Tom is the longest-running charter captain in Jaco. He founded the area's very first charter business in 1990 and has been running trips ever since. Captain Tom is dedicated to sustainable fishing, and releases all Roosterfish as well as all Billfish. He loves what he does and he is good at it. With almost 30 years of local experience and a lifetime on the water, Captain Tom is the perfect guide to get you on that fish of your dreams.
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Jacó, Costa Rica
Background
Captain Tom is the longest-running charter captain in Jaco. He founded the area's very first charter business in 1990 and has been running trips ever since. Captain Tom is dedicated to sustainable fishing, and releases all Roosterfish as well as all Billfish. He loves what he does and he is good at it. With almost 30 years of local experience and a lifetime on the water, Captain Tom is the perfect guide to get you on that fish of your dreams.
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Master of all!
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Captain Tom’s Big Game Sportfishing

17 reviews
Jacó
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trips from $1,550

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Rating Summary
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4.47
out of 5 stars from 17 reviews
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600 lbs 7' 11\
Dinner
Full day with Capitan Tom and his Mate Jerry.
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
92%
Friendly captain
92%
Recommend this charter
82%
Appropriate for children
58%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
85%
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Erin G.
Farmington, MI
 4.33
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Full day fishing tour

VERIFIED   December 28, 2019
The boat is a great set up for fishing.  Plenty of shade, and a comfortable set up for 6 people.  Tom and Jerry...
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Pat S.
Jacksonville, FL
 3.00
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HALF DAY TRIP WITH CAPTAIN TOM AND FIRST MATE JERRY

VERIFIED   March 1, 2020
WHEN EVERYONE BOARDED THE BOAT WE LEARNED THAT WE NEEDED TO PURCHASE A FISHING LICENSE; WE SHOULD HAVE BEEN ADVISED AT THE...
Pat S. does not recommend Captain Tom’s Big Game Sportfishing
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Robert S.
San Ramon, A
 3.33
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Full day trip on Dreamwork w Capt Tom

VERIFIED   November 29, 2019
Booked the boat for just my wife and I as she had not been out offshore fishing before.  Weather started OK then turned...
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Bobby J.
Gulf Breeze, FL
 5.00
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Full Day with Capt Tom

VERIFIED   December 30, 2018
I booked this trip for me, my brother in law, my nephew, my oldest son and his friend.  We spent a full day with Capt...
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Tim C.
DeLand, Florida
 5.00
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One Fantastic day

VERIFIED   February 23, 2019
My son a friend and I went fishing with Captain Tom and his Mate Jerry that’s right Tom and Jerry turned out to be one...
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