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Bushwacker Sportfishing

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Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
+506 8380 0167
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Great Fishing with Captain Skeet and the Bushwacker Crew

My family and I had the pleasure of fishing with Captain Skeet for 3 days in July. Skeet is an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
blonde3
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New Braunfels
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Great Capt. & Crew & Caught some nice fish! BIG Blue Marlin too!

June 11, 2018 When we booked out vacation down in Flamingo, Costa Rica my mind was set on an... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
H-TownTraveler07
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Houston, TX
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Take advantage of Captain Skeet's 30 plus years of worldwide experience and come fish with him on his 42' Bertram "Bushwacker" with state of the art electronics, Shimano reels with custom rods, and fully air conditioned for your comfort. Whether you’re a hard-core angler or a curious beginner, you’ll have the knowledge and resources of an excellent fisherman. He’s a veteran of the seas, and he’s sure to give you 110%.American Owned and Operated
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I had the pleasure of fishing with Captain Skeet for 3 days in July. Skeet is an absolute professional at what he does. From the moment I contacted him about the charter, he was very quick to respond to my questions and...More

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CaptSkeet, Owner at Bushwacker Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ryan, It was a real pleasure having you guys on the Bushwacker and watching you get better each day at hooking your own fish. I look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed 30 June 2018

June 11, 2018 When we booked out vacation down in Flamingo, Costa Rica my mind was set on an off-shore trip in search of Billfish, Tuna, Mahi, and others. I've been on other offshore guided trips and many times the boat you signed up for...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Raised 3 marlins, tag and released one marlin, and landed 17 mahi mahi! Beautiful day in the water with captain Lee, and the crew of Jose , and Danielle ! Thus is a repeat booking from 3 years back and we are headed out again...More

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CaptSkeet, Owner at Bushwacker Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

I'm glad that you guys had a great trip. Capt. Lee is the only one that I trust with my boat and my clients when I am not in Costa Rica. He always does a great job. Good luck Thursday.

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

The fish I caught were so cool. It wasn’t a great day to go fishing though. We caught a sailfish and a mahi-mahi. The sailfish was super cool. I definitely would go on this charter again.

Thank Cecilia L
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CaptSkeet, Owner at Bushwacker Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thanks for fishing with us CC. I hope that you enjoyed the mahi for dinner. You guys come back and see us again soon. I'm sure that the fishing will be better next time and you can catch some more of those cool sailfish.

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Captain Skeet and his crew provided three of us with a great 1/2 day of Inshore Fishing. Despite relatively poor fishing water (which he was acknowledged a couple days prior) he found us fish to catch and eat. He is very straight forward and honest....More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

I have fished all my life, bu this time my family decided to go to Costa Rica just for the beach and resort amenities. But my son and I were ready to make escape from the boring routine and go fishing. After some enquiery I...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Ok, first of all, Captain Skeet is the Man!!!! I know, I did my homework. This guy will put you on the fish. I booked a half day inshore trip. The boat was awesome. We didn't spend much time inside the cabin because we were...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Captain Skeet knew just where to go for a great day of fishing. Perfectly organized trip, top notch gear, immaculate boat, and hardworking crew made for a stress free day. We highly recommend booking your trip with Bushwacker Sportfishing.

Thank Beverly M
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Great outing for the full day trip. Captain Skeet and his crew are hardcore about finding the fish and focused the entire time. It's a well oiled system they have down. The Bushwacker is a beast on the water and very comfortable and well kept....More

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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Captain Skeet and his crew worked hard to make sure we had a successful trip. Skeet was very organized and his boat was very comfortable. Our family would book another trip with him if we go back. Captain Skeet is very knowledgeable about the area...More

Thank Monte L
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From 7:00 am to 11:30 am on half days and 7:00 am to 4:30 pm on full days. Please email me for more details and faster responses. Thanks.
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