We are now officially coming out of the prime season for marlin in the Galapagos and the bite continues to be double digits. Water is currently 72 F but the banks are loaded with striped marlin. Local anglers from Santa Cruz are reporting lots of yellowfin tuna out of San Luis Bank and McGowen Reef so the topwater action I every good as well with 20 to 40 bites reported of tuna a day.
June 25, 2019– Mantaraya fished with angler Jens Laub out of 0-30 Bank for striped marlin. Water has cooled to 72 F and the fish were thick with nonstop action all day. Jens caught 10 striped marlin with some pushing 300 pounds before tiring out and the are landed 2 more before heading in. They released 12 out of 17 bites and raised 33 marlin.
More reports to come as we continue to fish out of San Cristobal Island for marlin. If you are looking for a last minute deal to this incredible fishery then call us today 754-703-1991 to book. Our summers are a bit slower on the bookings but the fishing is still fast so take advantage of it now!
If you want to experience incredible topwater action of yellowfin tuna or striped marlin now is the time to book. Our 2020 season is about 55% booked up for our striped marlin boats. Our Isabela Island grander blue marlin availability for limited trips in April 2020 is 50% booked up so hurry or be left out!