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Who are the best fishing guides?
Viewed 6159 times since Wed, Jan 6, 2010
FISHING GUIDES: There are many trememdous fishing guides in San Pedro, some are listed below. CLICK HERE for the most comprehensive list The Bradleys are incredible guides, George Bradley does the flats, Geraldo Bradley does reef fishing as well as... Read More
When is conch season?
Viewed 6156 times since Thu, Dec 7, 2006
Conch season is closed from 07/01 to 09/30. Read More
When is lobster season?
Viewed 5009 times since Thu, Dec 7, 2006
Lobster season is closed from 02/15 to 06/15. Read More
How is the fishing in San Pedro & Belize?
Viewed 4603 times since Thu, Dec 7, 2006
Belize is a mecca for those interested in fishing. An kinds of fishing spin, fly, trolling - can be experienced all year long, and the abundance of game fish guarantees excellent sport.The estuaries, inlets and mouths to the many rivers are known for... Read More
Belize Fishing Regulations
Viewed 4338 times since Thu, Mar 10, 2011
Why you should Care. Fisheries Stocks are declining globally the ocean is not the unlimited resource we once thought it was. Many Scientists are predicting a complete collapse in the next 50 years. While Belize is better off than some countries,... Read More
What is the law on spearfishing?
Viewed 4177 times since Fri, Feb 8, 2008
Spear fishing guns are legal only free diving. No tanks allowed when using spear guns. Big fines and prison terms if caught using with tanks. Also, it is totally ILLEGAL with scuba equipment or any type of fishing equipment within Marine Reserves and... Read More
How much should I tip when I hire a fishing guide?
Viewed 3846 times since Thu, Dec 7, 2006
$50.00 to 100.00 USD per day is the norm. Read More
What is the fishing like?
Viewed 3843 times since Thu, Dec 10, 2009
The waters around Ambergris Caye offer a great variety of saltwater fishing. Most types of fish, including bone fish and tarpon, can be caught year-round. Within 15 minutes of leaving the dock, you can be fishing in tidal flats or in blue water... Read More
How do you catch lobsters if not with a trap?
Viewed 3595 times since Thu, Dec 7, 2006
We use a 'hook stick' and snag em – the hook is a very large fishhook lashed on to end of thin fiberglass rod. Read More
Is a fishing license required in Belize?
Viewed 3578 times since Fri, Feb 27, 2009
If you’re going fishing, you need a license. Even if you’re going to be in a boat with someone who is fishing, but you’re not fishing yourself, you still need a license. Even if you’ll be fishing from shore, you need a license... Read More
Is live bait available?
Viewed 3309 times since Sat, Apr 7, 2007
Sharks Tackle has two stores in town and sells bait. Frozen, not live. All the guides catch their own live bait. Read More
Do you have a list of Belize Jungle Lodges?
Viewed 2236 times since Sat, Sep 10, 2011
Jungle Lodges in BelizeClick here for a map of the Jungle Lodges in Belize.Click here for a LARGER version of that map. Orange Walk DistrictChan Chich LodgeHill Bank Field StationLa Milpa LodgeLamanai Outpost LodgeBelize DistrictBird’s Eye View... Read More
Should I obtain a Sport Fishing License from CZMAI web site or locally on AC
Viewed 1494 times since Fri, May 13, 2011
It is by law now here in Belize to obtain a sportfishing license for all tourists intending to come and sport fish. It is better to buy it here while on the island. You can do that at the Tres Pescados office on Pescador Drive in San Pedro or you can... Read More
Can you fish without a boat?
Viewed 1039 times since Tue, Mar 27, 2012
Many fishing operators will tell you that it’s impossible to fish from the beaches in Belize and that you must have a boat to go fishing in Belize. This simply is not absolute. There are several limestone bottom flats that can be waded for... Read More
Common questions regarding fishing from shore in Belize
Viewed 807 times since Tue, Mar 27, 2012
Q. What fish can you catch from shore?A. Mostly bonefish. We have mass schools of bonefish that feed in the turtle grass on our shores. In fact, walking either north or south along the beach with wading shoes will provide ample opportunities for... Read More
What should I bring to go fishing in Belize?
Viewed 723 times since Tue, Mar 27, 2012
What should you pack for your Belize fishing adventure? Listed below are some essentials we suggest for all fishermen not accustomed to the intense heat and tropical sun. These items will ensure your Belize fishing adventure is as enjoyable on the... Read More
I am planning a vacation trip to the Ambergris Caye area and I am an avid spearfisherman. Is spearfishing still legal in this area? Also what are the special regulations if any in this area for shore fishing?
Viewed 596 times since Tue, May 8, 2012
Spearfishing is quite legal still here in Belize as long as it is not done while scuba diving. You can snorkle and spear fish around the reefs. Nassau grouper has it’s regulation size, and parrot fish of all kinds, together with angel fish is... Read More