Fishing Articles

Belize Fishing Articles

El Pescador has been covered in the press around the world. Known as a top fly fishing destination by saltwater flats enthusiasts seeking permit, tarpon, and bonefish. Explore our resort and fishery through the eyes of these authors.

Belize Reopening: The Places We Find Home

“I grew up in a strictly DIY fishing household. We built our own boats (wooden drift boats for the big rivers of the American West), childhood craft sessions involved Merkin crabs that looked little like the original pattern, and many of my early childhood memories happened on the water. The idea of paying money to stay at a fishing lodge was something that I, a rural kid growing up in Montana, could hardly fathom.”

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The Flats of Belize… a Travel Through Time

Dr. Riley Love, an experienced and well-traveled fly angler, reviews his latest fishing adventure - fly fishing the salt water flats surrounding Ambergris Caye, Belize. Along with rediscovering the simple, pure pleasure of stalking fish in brilliant tropical waters, the author reminds readers that the criteria for a world–class fishing destination include: top notch, professional guides and instruction, a great bar, excellent accommodations and attentive service. He discovered all of this and more at El Pescador.

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Bonefish, Tarpon and Snapper in the Heart of Maya Country

David Barton shares the experience chasing and landing lots of different fish from the flats to the reef while staying and fishing from our resort.

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