Island Marine Punta Cana - Emily Fishing Reports

Mahi mahi!

January 18, 2017

The wind is finally dying down in Punta Cana! After a week cooped up in the marina (the Dominican Navy closes all marinas during inclement weather and does not let any boats leave) we finally went out this afternoon… Read Full Report →

Mahi on a half day charter

December 07, 2016

On a short trip yesterday, the guys on the Emily caught a mahi mahi and two barracuda. A bit on the slow side but still fun! Read Full Report →

White marlin!

December 06, 2016

On a last-minute afternoon trip yesterday, our clients on the Emily released 1 out of 3 white marlin! Although we recommend full days this season because blue marlin are still going strong in the Macao area (about an hour… Read Full Report →


May 24, 2016

Today was a nice day on the Emily, regardless of the overcast and breezy weather! We were able to release three out of six white marlin and several mahi mahi before seeing a nice blue marlin later in the… Read Full Report →

White marlin and mahi mahi!

May 03, 2016

The Emily went out on a full day trip yesterday. It was a little slow for us; we caught a white marlin and a nice mahi (which we will prepare for tomorrow's lunch!). Read Full Report →


April 29, 2016

What a great day! The white marlin was first, early in the morning and pretty close to shore. Right after that, we released a sailfish, which was great since we hadn't seen one in a couple of weeks! We… Read Full Report →

The white marlin action continues!

April 27, 2016

Today, the white marlin action continued out of Cap Cana Marina! The Emily, our 53' Viking, just got back from a 6-hour trip where the clients released 3 out of 4 white marlin! Read Full Report →

4-5 White Marlin!

April 21, 2016

On Thursday, we went out with our buddies from the Vacation Club at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, and caught 4 out of 5 white marlin! It was a fun day, a bit choppy out there but the marlin… Read Full Report →

An Action-Packed Morning!

April 19, 2016

During yesterday's morning charter, we were able to take advantage of the awesome white marlin bite out of Cap Cana Marina. In just four hours we saw nine white marlin and were able to release six. Coming in, we… Read Full Report →

2 white marlin on a half day!

April 18, 2016

Today, we went out for 4 hours on the Emily, our 53' Viking, and saw 5 white marlin! Our clients were able to release two out of the five. The sea was flat calm with overcast skies. Overall, a… Read Full Report →

Lots of mahi!

July 07, 2015

July began with a mix of white and blue marlin and lots of mahi mahi. We caught 15 on July 7th on the Emily, our 53' Viking. Read Full Report →

White marlin double header!

May 21, 2015

We went out on the "Emily" for a full day trip. The morning was slow, until along came a white marlin on the right teaser. As we hooked it up, we had another bite on the left. Father and… Read Full Report →

3-3 on white marlin and 1-1 wahoo

April 27, 2015

We had a 6-hour trip on Monday, and caught 3-3 white marlin off the coast of Punta Cana. We also caught a nice wahoo for dinner, pictured above! Read Full Report →

Kids' First Billfish- A White and a Sail

April 01, 2015

Last Wednesday, we went for a morning four-hour trip with a great family with two kids who had never caught a billfish. We are happy to report that the first boy caught a nice white marlin at about 10:00… Read Full Report →

White Marlin Season in Cap Cana!

March 26, 2015

Although we caught our first billfish of the year back in January, white marlin season has been picking up this month! After a windy first couple of weeks in March, the weather has calmed down and the days are… Read Full Report →

Dad Takes His Girls Out Fishing

January 07, 2015

Had a slow day on a 4 hour charter with a great group of people. The mahis were around but were not hungry. We did catch one, though, and it was our client's first fish! Must have been her… Read Full Report →