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Tailhunter International Sportfishing

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Calle Paseo Alvaro Obregon 755, La Paz 23020, Mexico
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Best time sport fishing!

We visited Tailhunter in March 2018. Supposedly the fishing was poor, but we had a great time and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lynn B
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Puyallup, Washington
Mexico adventure

If you want a stress free vacation book it with Tailhunter International. Our custom package... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
postre1
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San Francisco, California
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Founded in 1996 by Baja Sur Fishing Expert Jonathan Roldan who still personally oversees all operations with his wife/fishing buddy Jilly. Tailhunter International Sportfishing is a full service outfitter offer excursions year round on the Sea of Cortez where the diversity of species is epic. Specializing in the calm and pristine waters of La Paz's two Island treasures of Isla Espiritu Santu and Isla Cerralvo, Tailhunter offers world famous full service and customized fishing, spearfishing and diving packages which include lodging at the finest local beach resorts and transportation to/from either La Paz or Los Cabos international airports. Tailhunter has adventures in and on the water for all ages with our headquarters on the Bay of La Paz under the big Palapa!
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Calle Paseo Alvaro Obregon 755, La Paz 23020, Mexico

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited Tailhunter in March 2018. Supposedly the fishing was poor, but we had a great time and caught lots of fish. Our captain was so accommodating and knowledgable. Both he and our driver have worked with Jonathan Roldan for several years. You can tell...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want a stress free vacation book it with Tailhunter International. Our custom package started with a great, professional pick up at the Los Cabos airport. Our driver Jorge is great. We spent one night in La Paz, then onto Magdalena Bay. Magdalena Bay...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every young person should visit Mag Bay to hang out with the mother and calf whales. Every person will fall in love with these creatures after being up close with them. For me it was the trip of a lifetime and something i will never...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Highly recommend these guys. This was my first trip fishing in Mexico but have done many in the PNW and Alaska. Johnathan makes it super easy and enjoyable, I felt like we were their only 2 guests although I know that had a few dozen...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

This was my second time with Tailhunter and another highly successful trip. Upon arrival I was greeted like family. Each day the owners would see us off making sure we all made our transportation to the fishing grounds. They truly care about your experience. The...More

Thank Damon H
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Great fishinng with both Tailhunter fleets. The veteran skippers always know where the fish are and how to hook them.

Thank DeWayne N
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Evert time we go to La Paz to go fishing, we have Tailhunter International Sportfishing put our package together including fishing, lodging and transportation. We always have a great time. They provide knowledgeable fishing skippers and they always put us on fish. They also vacuum...More

Thank Dennis F
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

We are a group of avid fly fishermen from Alaska. We had a great week of fly fishing with the Tailhunter crew recently. Durado, yellowfin tuna, white bonito and rooster fish. Jonathan and Jillian took care of us from hot coffee and breakfast to prossesing...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Booked a fishing trip after meeting Jonathan at the Sacramento Expo. He did not exaggerate and all expectations were met and then some!! My dad is getting older and wanted to do a trip with me. My dad and I were impressed by the professionalism,...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I would recomend Jonathon to everyone. The fishing captains were great. Los Arenas excellent for fishing tuna and La Paz was excellent for dorado. Be aware of the heat, I took long sleeve fish life shirt and was so happy I did.

Thank Norman J
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Heatheren
21 January 2018|
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Response from wahOOOO42 | Reviewed this property |
Tailhunters charges around 2$ per vacupacked and frozen pack of fish. You can tell them how much fisf you want in each bag. If you tell them enough for four people it will cost you less. Your cooler can not be over 50# for... More
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PhillipMinyard
6 November 2016|
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Response from pksharp2016 | Reviewed this property |
Jonathan is right! The fishing from La Paz is awesome, plus their fleet runs partly right out from La Paz, and another part is over the hill fishing out of Las Arenas/ Muertos Bay. So you have a couple of different... More
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Terry M
24 November 2015|
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Response from lisa w | Reviewed this property |
According to a catalog that was sent to me from Tailhunter Int. Sailfish is the best in the months of Aug. Sept. Oct. Black Marlin & Blue Marlin are Sept, and Oct. Striped Marlin, Aug and Sept.
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