Tag Archives: Fishing

Sailfishing in Costa Rica

So today we decided to charter a boat. Quepos is famous for its sailfishing as well as deep sea fishing for tuna and El Dorado (also known as Mahi-mahi). Sail-fish are catch and release, but were were hoping to catch some El Dorado (roughly translated in Spanish as “the golden one”) to make some surf-and-turf […]

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Home of the Halibut


So we moved on south to Homer, Alaska. We stayed at “Lands Ends”, literately, where the land ends, at the farthest tip of the Spit.
It was a quaint, touristy town. It’s claim to fame, is the halibut fishing – the reason we went there. Unfortunately, the morning we went out (again, super early fishing), the weather had taken a turn for the worst (as it can suddenly do in Alaska), though it was beautiful and clear yesterday.

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We Are Eating Good Tonight

So we spent most of the day, yesterday, out on the Kenai and Russian River. We ended up catching a good number of Dolleyvarden, as well as one or two rainbow trout (the first fish on, was mine – the largest rainbow of the day!). Sadly, it broke loose just as we brought it to […]

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The Early Bird Gets the Fish

I enjoy fishing. What I do not enjoy is the fact, that you have to get up at the crack of dawn to fish. The way I’ve looked at it is, the fish can’t go anywhere. So why must you get up so early? Anyway, one must sometimes conform to the rules of the sport. […]

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