Want Number Or Size When It Comes To Marlin? The Galapagos Islands Offer Both!

Aug 15, 2023Blog

If you wanted a place where you could target both lots of marlin and big marlin there exists such a place. It is called the Galapagos Islands. The Galapagos offer some of the best hot action large striped marlin fishing in the world. They also offer some of the largest blue marlin found anywhere in the Pacific. There are tow very special islands to fish.

The first is San Cristobal Island. Famous for the large numbers of striped marlin that feed on the banks around the island. Blue and black marlin are also found mixed in and can be specifically targeted on the drops and North Eastern side of the island. The second is Isabela Island fast becoming recognized as the place to target blue marlin 500 to over 1000 pounds.

San Cristobal Islands & The High Number Of Striped Marlin

Very few places in the Pacific are currently known and open to anglers that attract such numbers of striped marlin. Raising 5, 20, 50 or even 100 plus striped marlin in a day is quite normal. Ecuagringo offers boats with the option to pitch baits with circle hooks or pull lures. We take care of all the accommodations, transfers, hosting services and can put together touring to other other islands.

Isabela Has Giant Blue Marlin

For those who are looking to go after the biggest of blue marlin look no further than February to May and fish Isabela Island. The fish start at around 500 pounds and will go over 1000# in the blue marlin category. If you want to put your skill to the ultimate test then this is the place to do it. 130# Alutecnos reels are supplied on custom rods that are up to the challenge. Isabela Island has some of the most amazing snorkeling and volcano tours in all of the Galapagos.

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