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First Yellowtail off the coast of Mexico

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#1 BullsEye


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Posted 15 September 2012 - 09:27 PM

I booked an overnight trip on the Cortez out of San Diego in search of yellowtail and mahimahi a while ago. I managed my first yellowtail and couldn't get a strike on the mahis but I could see them everywhere. Here are a few pictures of the trip. The Hamachi kama and Hamachi sashimi was awesome! Looking forward to pulling some more up hopefully with my speargun the next time.

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Dolphins swimming around the boat

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Some of the fish landed

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Posted 15 September 2012 - 10:22 PM

Looks like a good trip and nice conditions. Nice job on the fish.

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Posted 15 September 2012 - 11:37 PM

I have never caught one of those. Looks like they can fight. Congrats!



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Posted 16 September 2012 - 04:32 AM

I love catching them,
We hit schools of yellowtail years back
in mexico, they came in one after another.
I feel your excitment. Good job.

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Posted 17 September 2012 - 04:54 AM


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Posted 17 September 2012 - 07:27 AM

Way to go Alex. I'm sure you'll be back out there fishing again in the future. The weather and ocean sure look good.

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Posted 18 September 2012 - 01:58 PM

Looks like a very fun trip and a nice day on the water.

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