May 242016
Fishing Report: May 25

Tournament time is coming up! This weekend the ladies will get to play, with the Rescate the weekend after. The full moon seemed to challenge the bite, and we’ll see if we can figure the fish out again. They always keep you guessing. Some schools of small dorado were found on larger sargasso patches last [read more …]

May 202016
Sam Rainwater, May 26

Sam Rainwater will be playing at the San Carlos Country Club on Thursday, May 26 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Sam’s style is “MexiTropAholic”. Enjoy the sounds of this Trop Rock Music Association Winner. All music proceeds (Tips, CD Sales) + 100% fund matching is donated to Castaway Kids. Enjoy some great food and cold drinks [read more …]

May 172016
Fishing Report: May 17

The water is heating up and so is the fishing. The sailfish didn’t seem to move in in great numbers, but some big ones are spread around. The marlin did show in mass on the backside of the Island and then down the Reef. We had more come up in our spread on Saturday afternoon than I’ve [read more …]

May 172016
Birding Report: may 17

The Green Heron is the Bird of the Week. We usually see the Green Heron from the Esterito Cafe or occasionally at Estero Soldado or the Miramar Estuary.

May 102016
Birding Report: May 10

This past week we had 11 for our excursion. We visited two places including one we had not visited as a group before. First, we went to El Palmar to check on the Least Grebe nests that I had spotted earlier in the week. Unfortunately, the Grebes appeared to have deserted the nest and no [read more …]

May 102016
Fishing Report: May 10

This should be the week that we see significant warming. Some cool water popped up with the tide and winds, turning the water green in close. Outside, the water is blue and into the mid-70’s to close to 80 in the afternoon. We were out in the blue today seeing lots of sailfish coming in. [read more …]

May 042016
Hacienda Mar de Cortez Mother's Day: May 8 & 10

Sunday, May 8: Build-your-own-breakfast 85 pesos. Special Mexican Mother’s Day dinner 2:00pm – 7:00pm, Chicken a la Hacienda in white wine and mushroom sauce (pictured right), complimentary sangria, $170 pesos Tuesday, May 10: Mexican Mother’s Day with special gift for all moms. All-You-Can-Eat barbecue ribs, beef and chicken, complimentary orange margaritas, and live music by [read more …]

May 032016
Birding Report: may 3

Hola Birding Enthusiasts, We had seven this week or our outing, a lovely number for birding expeditions. We had been invited to Summer Ballock´s house in DeAnza. Her house abuts a cliff and high up on her patio were excellent views of Orioles, Hummingbirds and Cactus Wrens. She even has a Cactus Wren nest on [read more …]

May 032016
Fishing Report: May 3

Just got back, thanks to a marlin biting ten minutes before sunset. Not bad for a two hour cruise! On Sunday we picked up another release on a half day, and Saturday three marlin releases in six hours and our first dorado and bonita of the year. My friends got out early that day and [read more …]

May 032016
Kentucky Derby, May 7

On Saturday, May 7, starting at 2:00pm, Shots Bar and Restaurant is hosting a Kentucky Derby Party with horse bets and a hat contest. Win prizes! Sip on mint julep (50 pesos) and mojitos (50 pesos) and dine on a special Kentucky Derby menu. For reservations, call 622-226-1300 or visit Shots on Facebook.