Destination Profiles: East Cape, Mexico

East Cape, Mexico

The towns of Los Barriles and Buena Vista offer Baja’s finest fishing opportunities with fishing resorts dotting the coast. Famous for huge blue marlin as well as thrilling, hard-fighting black marlin, the East Cape offers the biggest fish and best variety of species of any Mexican resort area. The world’s best surf anglers come here to battle monster sized roosterfish from shore using ATVs as opposed to a panga.


* Roosterfish
* Dorado
* Blue marlin


* Panga Fishing
* Kayak Fishing
* Surf Fishing

Fun Facts

* Surf fishing for VW Beetle sized roosterfish is a thing here.
* 50 lb. + roosterfish is not un-common.