Margarita IV is a classic Bertram 25’ Sportfisher. That has been repowered with twin Engine Volvo gas engines and new outdrives. Cruising speed is a comfortable 20 knots, and her 10’ beam and desing sustain excellent performance even in rough water. Fully equipped with modern electronics (GPS charlplotter, VHF radios, color CRT fishfinder) and top of the line fishing equipment (penn international and Shimano Tiagra reels, quality rods, spectra line) she is designed to get you to the fishing grounds quickly and return you safety to port with maximum angling success. She will accommodate up to 4 anglers comfortably, and there is an enclosed marine head in the cabin. We have a fighting chair as well as stand up rod harnesses for angles comfort when fighting a large fish.
Margarita V is our latest edition… a Uniffite 28’ sportfisher that has been repowered recently with twin Volvo diesels and new transmissions. She is a very comfortable boat for up to 6 anglers with room to spare. She is a very comfortable boat for up to 6 anglers with room to spare. There is an enclose cabin with galley, dining table, and a separate room with a porta potti. She is fully equipped with the same modern electronics as the Margarita IV (GPS charlplotter, VHF radios, color CRT fishfinder) and top of the line fishing equipment (penn international and Shimano Tiagra reels, quality rods, spectra line).
Cruising speed is a comfortable 16 knots and the enclosed cabin provides even more protection in rough water conditions. Two fighting chairs plus stand up rod harnesses enable the anglers to handle the big fish in comfort.
Catch and release:
We practice catch and release on all billfish and will tag your billfish and submit release forms to the billfish foundation so that you can obtain an attractive ‘release certificate’ for your trophy room.
Minimum of 4 hours (1/2 day charter), and a full day charter is normally 8-9 hours. Rates include a box lunch, soft drinks, water, ice, use of fishing gear and lures, and fish cleaning and bagging. For a small extra charge we will provide ballyhoo bait (a billfish favorite) and will vacuum seal your catch to take home. Rates do not include the captain’s tip. A suggested range is 10-20% depending on how well the captain did to make your adventure enjoyable.