Guatemala Offshore Gallery

Explore the sights out on the water and back on land in this prime fishing hot spot.

Guatemala offshore fishing
The Pacific sailfish is more abundant off Guatemala than almost anywhere else on earth.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
Casa Vieja Lodge makes a perfect base of operations.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
Metal sailfish sculptures adorning the gates into Casa Vieja.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
Capt. Ron Hamlin, who has tagged more billfish than any other captain.Richard Gibson
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Capt. Chris Sheeder.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
Puerto Quetzal, a combination navy base, sportfishing marina and major port.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
The marina at Puerto Quetzal.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
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Guatemala offshore fishing
The Release, a classic 37 Merritt, heads offshore.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
High quality Shimano tackle is the norm.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
But never do this.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
The magnificent Pacific sailfish in action.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
Guatemala offshore fishing.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
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Guatemala offshore fishing
Pacific blue marlin have become an increasingly common catch off Guatemala.Richard Gibson
Guatemala Offshore
Spinner porpoise often lead to the fish.Guatemala offshore fishing
Guatemala offshore fishing
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Guatemala offshore fishing
A hungry sailfish attacks the teaser.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
Guatemala offshore fishing.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
The Release backs down.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
The Casa Vieja fleet has some of the most knowledgeable and skilled mates in the world.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
Hooked up!Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
The fishing for dolphin and tuna is great, too.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
Poppy Brownlee and Ron Hamlin celebrate her blue marlin release.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
A refreshing drink awaits anglers on their return to Casa Vieja. Mojitos today!Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
Julian, the bartender, makes sure no one goes thirsty .Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
Casa Vieja manager Antonio Valdez is in charge of keeping guests happy.Richard Gibson
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One of the local residents.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
Two schoolgirls from the ancient city of Antigua, a great side trip while in Guatemala.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
The farmers market in Antigua.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
The farmers market in Antigua.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
The farmers market in Antigua.Richard Gibson
Guatemala offshore fishing
A large volcano rises just beyond the outskirts of Antigua.Richard Gibson