Galapagos Islands Fishing Report Feb 12 and 13, 2019:
February 12, 2019 Ian Trayer onboard Manta Raya raised 19 striped marlin, had 18 bites and released 5 but also lost a blue marlin while fishing out of San Cristobal on Española Bank.
February 13, 2019 Ian Trayer again onboard Manta Raya wanted to try a different area to target blue and black marlin so the fished the Northern drop of San Cristobal Island off Punta Pitt. They caught 7 mahi mahi and went 2/2 on striped marlin.
Sea conditions have been flat calm for the past week and water has averaged 81 F. Most days have seen double digit raises in the area of Española banks. More reports to come.
Last minute Galapagos Islands prime season available dates:
- February 28 to March 4, 2019- one boat
- March 31 to April 2, 2019- one boat
- April 11 and 24-25, 2019- one boat
- April 29 to May 2, 2019- Two boats