Costa Rica Fishing

Sportfishing Costa Rica | Los Suenos Fishing

Costa Rica is one of the most popular fishing destinations in the world – with good reason. Located between Nicaragua and Panama in Central America, this tiny little country is filled with inland lakes, contains miles of rivers, and offers two coastlines on both the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. Costa Rica offers literally hundreds of miles of picturesque coastline and world-class inshore and offshore fishing. Most sport fishing companies in Costa Rica operate under a strict a “catch-and-release” policy, which means that the variety of fish found off the coast and inland is always diverse and plentiful. Simply put, Costa Rica is truly an angler's paradise.

When you fish with Chaser Sport Fishing, you can tailor your package to target any of the following species of fish:

  • Sailfish
  • Marlin
  • Tuna
  • Red snapper
  • Cubera snapper
  • Grouper

  • Dorado
  • Rooster fish
  • Jackfish
  • Many, many more.

Costa Rica Fishing

Variety of Fish to Catch

Many varieties of fish make their home off the coast of Costa Rica and can be targeted all year round. The most popular species to catch in Quepos are: Sailfish, Marlin, Yellow Fin Tuna, Red Snapper, Cubera Snapper, Wahoo, Grouper, Snook, Dorado, Rooster Fish, Mackerel, Jackfish and many, many more.

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Both Costa Ricans, or “Ticos” as they call themselves, and visitors are required to obtain fishing permits – and fishing laws are strictly enforced. Whether you plan on fishing inland or offshore, you will need to get a license and be aware of when fishing seasons begin and end. When you book a fishing package with Chaser Sport Fishing, we will obtain your fishing licenses for your as part of your package, but if you are traveling on your own, you will have make these arrangements for yourself. Contact us today to book your Costa Rica fishing adventure!