Roosterfish are available at Zancudo Lodge year-round with common sizes ranging from 20 to 70 pounds. Zancudo was named "the best fishing lodge in Costa Rica" in 2009.
ROOSTERFISH FISHING TRIPS
Roosterfish Fishing Trips
Roosterfish are a great fighting fish and give a tremendous fight on light tackle. The species are found in warmer waters and have a rooster-like comb and seven very long spines in the dorsal fin area.
Famous roosterfish fishing - many world records have been logged here. Great roosterfishing is May through November. English-speaking captains. Two hotel options.
Hooked on Panama Lodge has three 35’ custom-built Sportfishers. The Lodge is on Punta Burica Peninsula, which is shared by Panama and Costa Rica; and is about ten miles south of the town of Puerto Armuelles.
At Paradise Fishing Lodge, you'll find roosterfish 15 to 80 pounds. Paradise Fishing Lodge is located just 50-miles from the famous Hannibal Banks.
At Tropic Star Lodge, June and July are some of the best months for big roosterfish, with some over 70 pounds. Over 300 IGFA World Records have been broken at this Lodge.