Jackpot Sport Fishing Fishing Reports

Quepos Fishing - September Catch Report

September 30, 2016

QUEPOS COSTA RICA - SEPTEMBER CATCH REPORT September was a short month for us as we prepared to haul GOOD DAY out for 5 weeks of annual maintenance and upgrades so that we are ready to go again for… Read Full Report →

Inshore Fishing in Costa Rica

September 20, 2016

It was great to have good friends Mark & Jem who had made the long trek from Singapore, fish with us aboard GOOD DAY. After a brief shower in the morning it turned out to be a great day… Read Full Report →

Tuna fishing

September 17, 2016

We did a Half Day offshore trip with Victor aboard GOOD DAY today. Beautiful sunny day and lots of Marine Life, Humpback Whales, Dolphins, mating turtles, lots of birds & a sea snake. We caught a small Yellow Fin… Read Full Report →

Sailfish - Double hook up!

September 09, 2016

Great to have regular guest Blake together with his buddies Scott, Doug & Antonio aboard GOOD DAY for a Tuna trip this weekend. We found the Tuna very quickly and there were two different groups between 23-24 miles offshore.… Read Full Report →

Tuna & Sailfish Caught aboard GOOD DAY

September 05, 2016

We had a fantastic days fishing on Saturday with Jimbo & Terra from Texas. We caught 2 Tuna & a Sailfish, seen lots of Spinner Dolphins and two Humpback Whales in the distance. We enjoyed Fresh Sashimi on the… Read Full Report →

Tuna & Sailfish Action aboard GOOD DAY

September 01, 2016

We caught 7 Yellow Fin Tuna up to 58lb & a Sailfish yesterday aboard GOOD DAY fishing in Quepos Costa Rica. Read Full Report →

Quepos Fishing August 2016 Catch Report

August 31, 2016

QUEPOS SPORT FISHING COSTA RICA, CATCH REPORT – AUGUST 2016 We did 10 charters aboard the GOOD DAY out of the Marina Pez Vela, Quepos, Costa Rica during August 2016. It has been a fun month and we have… Read Full Report →

Roosterfish action aboard GOOD DAY

August 30, 2016

ROOSTERFISH ACTION ABOARD GOOD DAY! We had a very cool day aboard GOOD DAY today as Derek, James, Chris & Jimbo joined us for a half day inshore fishing in Quepos. We caught 3 nice Roosterfish and lost/missed bites… Read Full Report →

3 Sailfish released aboard Good Day

August 28, 2016

A great day Fishing in Quepos aboard GOOD DAY today. We caught 3 of 7 Sailfish raised and had an awesome encounter with a big Blue Marlin lit up behind the boat which looked at almost everything we had… Read Full Report →


August 22, 2016

Blue Marlin release for GOOD DAY! We had a really special day fishing in Costa Rica today. Humpback whales during the first 30 minutes of the day. Then we encountered the Spinner Dolphins and it didn't take too long… Read Full Report →

Tuna & Sailfish Fishing Costa Rica

August 19, 2016

We had a great Day Offshore Fishing in Quepos Costa Rica yesterday with Brothers Greg & Kevin. The day got off to a fantastic start when we encountered two Humpback whales in the first 20 minutes of the day… Read Full Report →

Mackerels & Roosterfish

August 15, 2016

We welcomed Roxane, Ritchie, Skylar & Savannah for a 1/2 day Inshore fishing trip aboard GOOD DAY out of the Marina Pez Vela, Costa Rics. We caught a nice Roosterfish on our very first cast followed by a couple… Read Full Report →

Sailfish released aboard GOOD DAY

August 13, 2016

CHARLIE'S FIRST SAILFISH IN COSTA RICA 8/13/2016 Comments Picture Great day offshore fishing in Costa Rica with Michael, Greg & Charlie yesterday! Congrats to 14 year old Charlie who released his first Sailfish in Costa Rica. The day got… Read Full Report →

Sailfish released out of Quepos

August 09, 2016

Yesterday we welcomed Wendy, Leanne, Fred, Adrian & Kyle from California for an Offshore charter aboard GOOD DAY. We found a ton of activity at 14 miles with diving birds, lots of Dolphins feeding but decided to keep running… Read Full Report →

Excellent Day for Groupers

August 02, 2016

We hooked a stunning Blue Marlin yesterday, 250lb+ which put on some fantastic jumps near the boat before he spat the lure and was gone forever! It always happens when you least expect it - our trolling gear had… Read Full Report →

Awesome Cubera Snapper action!

August 01, 2016

We had a really fun inshore trip today with the Polikowski family from Chicago. The highlight of the day was a superb Cubera Snapper which put up a great fight, smiled for the camera and was then released to… Read Full Report →

July 2016 Quepos Catch Report

July 31, 2016

QUEPOS COSTA RICA - JULY 2016 CATCH SUMMARY July is a fairly quiet month tourist wise in the Quepos/Manuel Antonio area and we did 8 charters this month aboard the 31’ GOOD DAY out of The Marina Pez Vela,… Read Full Report →

Sailfish released aboard GOOD DAY

July 30, 2016

Yesterday we welcomed Mitch, Marsha, Grayson & Ethan aboard GOOD DAY for a full day offshore trip out of Quepos, Costa Rica. We headed 23 miles to a location where good numbers of Sailfish & a Marlin or two… Read Full Report →

Blue Marlin released out of Quepos

July 28, 2016

We welcomed Steve Philips & family aboard GOOD DAY on 28 July for an offshore trip out of Quepos. We had barely got the first lines in the water when a Marlin came into the spread and ate a… Read Full Report →


July 21, 2016

ROOSTERFISH ACTION CONTINUES ABOARD GOOD DAY! We had another fantastic trip aboard GOOD DAY today as welcomed Melissa & John from Colorado together with their 3 boys Jackson, Colton & Gage. The weather was stunning all day and we… Read Full Report →


July 16, 2016

AWESOME ROOSTERFISH ACTION - QUEPOS, COSTA RICA! We had a fantastic days fishing today with the most important people in our lives as Cathy & Yolanda (the better halves!) joined us aboard GOOD DAY. The girls certainly brought some… Read Full Report →


July 06, 2016

Today we welcomed Sanjay Patel aboard GOOD DAY for his first ever Offshore fishing experience in Costa Rica. Lady Luck was indeed shining & Sanjay had an awesome 50 minute battle with a beautiful Blue Marlin which put on… Read Full Report →

Sailfish & lots of Tuna Action!

July 02, 2016

Today we welcomed Joe & Ann aboard GOOD DAY together with their three children Joe, Claire & Katy for an Offshore Charter. Joe Senior will be celebrating his 50th Birthday in a few days time & the fishing trip… Read Full Report →


June 30, 2016

We had 10 trips aboard GOOD DAY during June with a mixture of Offshore & Inshore fishing. We had some awesome family trips with young children and it was great to see some of the kids catching their first… Read Full Report →

Sailfish release in Quepos

June 29, 2016

Regular visitors to Costa Rica Arlen, Mike, Jarad & Leo joined us aboard GOOD DAY on 29/6 and we headed offshore in search of Sailfish, Tuna & more. The day got off to a great start & within the… Read Full Report →

Sailfish Bites in Quepos Costa Rica

June 26, 2016

We welcomed Nate, Adam, Daniel & Steve aboard GOOD DAY for an offshore trip in Quepos, Costa Rica. We had great success on Tuna & Sailfish the day before so we headed back offshore again in search of more… Read Full Report →

5 Tuna Up to 66lbs & 1 Sailfish

June 25, 2016

On Saturday 25 June we welcomed honeymooner Eddie Krauth from Buford, Georgia aboard GOOD DAY. We headed offshore and no sooner had we got there we found lots of birds, weed lines and before we knew it encountered the… Read Full Report →

Inshore family fishing in Quepos

June 24, 2016

We had a really special day aboard GOOD DAY today with 8 year old Reagan & 10 year old Katie aboard along with mum and dad Doug & Stacey from Colorado for a 1/2 day inshore charter. Doug tells… Read Full Report →

Sport fishing in Quepos Costa Rica

June 23, 2016

Yesterday we did an offshore trip aboard GOOD DAY with Mark & his son Arthur from North Carolina. It was Marks 3rd time to fish aboard GOOD DAY & great to see him back in Costa Rica. We caught… Read Full Report →


June 21, 2016

We welcomed 5 lovely ladies Pamela, Mandy, Angie, Patty & Dori aboard the GOOD DAY for a 1/2 day inshore charter today whilst the their husbands headed offshore aboard the FANDANGO. There were lots of Mackerel inshore in the… Read Full Report →

Manuel Antonio Fishing & Dolphin Tour

June 19, 2016

DESERTED BEACHES, LUSH JUNGLES, DOLPHINS, SWIMMING, FISHING & MORE! We took three awesome guys from Washington DC on a half day private boat trip yesterday around the Manuel Antonio National Park and Naranjo areas. The weather was beautiful and… Read Full Report →

The old man & the sea-Epic Marlin Battle

June 18, 2016

Our offshore fishing trip out of Quepos Costa Rica on Saturday was a day that we will not forget for a long time! We welcomed a lovely family Robert, Diane, Kelli & John from Texas aboard the GOOD DAY… Read Full Report →

Snook Fishing Costa Rica

June 12, 2016

We did a full day inshore trip out of Quepos, Costa Rica yesterday in search of some of the large Snook that have been showing recently. We left the Marina before 7am and headed straight up the coast in… Read Full Report →

Fishing in Quepos with Nat,

June 04, 2016

Great day out fishing today with Matt, Nate & David aboard 'GOOD DAY'. We caught plenty of nice Bonito live baits in the morning & our Tuna tubes were well stocked for the day. We set out in search… Read Full Report →

Our Mission to catch a Marlin

June 01, 2016

Yesterday's offshore trip got off to an exciting start when we got smashed by 4 Wahoo within the first hour, with some aerial displays as they came out of the water like missiles as they hit our baits! Several… Read Full Report →


May 31, 2016

YELLOW FIN TUNA ACTION CONTINUES IN COSTA RICA! Yesterday we caught 4 Yellow Fin Tuna from 35-40lbs out of Quepos, Costa Rica Great to have Sarah, Chris and Bob aboard 'Good Day' at Marina Pez Vela Photos courtesy of… Read Full Report →

May Catch Report, Quepos - Costa Rica

May 31, 2016

MAY CATCH REPORT - QUEPOS, COSTA RICA May is one of the slower months of the year for visitors here in Quepos and whilst the huge Sailfish numbers have moved away from our coast there is some fantastic fishing… Read Full Report →

More Yellow Fin Tuna Action!

May 20, 2016

YELLW FIN TUNA ACTION CONTINUES IN COSTA RICA! Yesterday we caught 4 Yellow Fin Tuna from 35-40lbs out of Quepos, Costa Rica Great to have Sarah, Chris and Bob aboard 'Good Day' at Read Full Report →

75lb Yellow Fin Tuna in Quepos

May 17, 2016

75lb Tuna aboard GOOD DAY! Fantastic day aboard GOOD DAY yesterday fishing 30+ miles out of Quepos, Costa Rica. Our clients cancelled their booking with just a couple of days notice so what do you do on your day… Read Full Report →


May 13, 2016

TUNA, TUNA & MORE TUNA ABOARD GOOD DAY!! Nathaniel & Kelley from North Carolina joined us today for a 1/2 Day offshore fishing charter. We headed 22 miles off Quepos & with the help of the boats that had… Read Full Report →


May 08, 2016

JACK'S GALORE ABOARD 'GOOD DAY' TODAY!! The Wellet family, Mark, Sandra, Nick, Lisa, Steph & Ryan had a great time aboard 'Good Day' today where they did a 1/2 day inshore fishing trip. We caught lots of Sardines for… Read Full Report →


May 02, 2016

BIRTHDAY SNOOK SURPRISE FOR ALI MACLEOD!! It was the 3rd & final days fishing in Quepos for our good friends Ali MacLeod & Carl Hardie from the Isle of Man. We decided to spend the day inshore targeting Roosterfish… Read Full Report →

Sailfish & Tuna Fishing in Quepos

April 30, 2016

ALI MACLEOD - ISLE OF MAN, DAY 2 Ali MacLeod from the Isle of Man fished aboard 'Good Day' yesterday where we headed 30-35 miles offshore to an area known as 'La Bolsa'. It was Ali's second of three… Read Full Report →

April 2016 Catch Report - Costa Rica!!

April 30, 2016

'GOOD DAY' APRIL 2016 CATCH REPORT! We did 14 charters in April 2016, had mostly great days and just a couple of slow ones. The highlight of the month was competing in the Offshore World Championships from 18-21 April… Read Full Report →

Inshore Fishing in Quepos

April 28, 2016

Yesterday we welcomed our good friends Ali MacLeod & Carl Hardie aboard the 'Good Day' for a full day inshore fishing charter. Our target for the day was to try & catch a Big Snook or Roosterfish. After collecting… Read Full Report →

March 2016 - Costa Rica Fishing Report!

March 31, 2016

MARCH 2016 - COSTA RICA FISHING REPORT! A quick round up of the March 2016 activity from Jackpot Sport Fishing, where 'Good Day' hosted 18 Sport Fishing Charters throughout the month from the Marina Pez Vela in Quepos, Costa… Read Full Report →

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