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Address: Panga Wharf, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
Phone Number: (619) 488-1859
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Gordo Banks Pangas, the BEST!

Look for Eric at Gordo Banks Pangas, he will take good care of you! Fishing out of La Playita Marina makes for easy access to a variety of fish species and will be well worth the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 January 2016
rayhotel
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Brighton, MI
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San Diego, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrible trip. The captain Marcelo trolled around the same bank (Iman bank) for 5 hours with out a single bite. I asked him multiple times in Spanish if we could move to another spot. He blew me off each time. Would have been easier if he spoke any english but he only knew the word (Feesh). I am proficient in... More 

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Temecula, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Once again fished Eric's "Gordo Banks Pangas" last week on 10/18/16 with Capt. Tony on a 26' super panga. Had a blast and caught plenty of fish. My advise, arrive early or get your Mex fishing license in advance.

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Temecula, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Eric set me and my buddy up with Capt. Arturo on a 24' super panga. As advertised he met us at the dock at 0600, gave us all the skinny on what he thought was biting, but admitted he'd trust Arturo first as he's the guy on the water. The panga was clean and was very stable in the ocean.... More 

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San Jose del Cabo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

With Gordo Banks Pangas you can go Fishing and Catching at the same time. I have been fishing with Gordo Banks Pangas for 25 years and had many great days with his captains and we have caught several large tunas up to #184 lbs, Marlin, Wahoo, Dorado and much more. Contact Owner Eric Brictson for the straight story on who... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Eric did a great job of arranging 3 26' super pangas for 6 of us. There was not much bait around but after a 40 minute boat ride we drifted with squid bait and caught 8 15-20# yellowfin tunas as well as a good sized red snapper. A couple of wahoo broke off (we were not using wire). We stopped... More 

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Rice Lake, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

My my 7 year old, wife and I booked the 26' Super Panga with Captain Chamey on April 21, 2016. We book through Eric which made it very easy to communicate what we wanted in our charter trip. Eric relayed our wishes to Captain Chamey. Captain Chamey was well organized, had very nice equipment and flat out knew how to... More 

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Manhattan Beach, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

I fished with Chame from Gordo Banks Pangas. From the easy booking with Eric to fishing with Chame, this was a great experience. Very fair prices for what you get also. I say this strongly that if you are going to fish in San Jose del Cabo, use these guys. Everything was perfect and easy. That is not always the... More 

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Brighton, MI
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Look for Eric at Gordo Banks Pangas, he will take good care of you! Fishing out of La Playita Marina makes for easy access to a variety of fish species and will be well worth the money.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

Eric runs a great charge in San Jose. We have booked several times and always catch a ton of fish. Captains are expert fishermen and friendly.

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Dekalb
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

Fishing is one of the worlds oldest games of chance. We opted to take out a panga which is a 23' fiberglass shell with an outboard motor and a captain. No deck chairs, no fancy lunches, just fishing which is after all why we came. The Sea of Cortez was stirred up and producing 6-8' rollers. This can be a... More 

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