Tarpon Fishing Nicaragua Rio San Juan
|Montecristo: The famous Tarpon Camp of Rio San Juan
The San Juan River in Nicaragua host a great number of non
migrant tarpon, they stay around the whole year, is a fishermen
paradise. Great scenery, lots of birds in a jungle river setting.
We are located in the rain forest of the Rio San Juan, at the
entrance of Reserva Silvestre Privada Montecristo and close to
the national reserve Indio-Maiz.
The fishing camp is very private; operate with only 4 cabins for
about 8 anglers at the time. Is secluded from neighbors inside
4 acres of garden, is the ideal place for a jungle river adventure.
The Lodge is off the grid, have its own solar power system and
its own water well and septic tanks. Of typical Nicaraguan
jungle river rustic construction, with basic amenities, all room
have private bathroom and screen windows.
The Camp is family operated, you must contact Mr. Agustin
Llanes, the men in charge, he lives with his family year round,
he is a Nicaraguan-American citizen with 19 year of experience
in the river.
Best fishing months: September, October , November,
December, January, February and March.
Equipment: Medium to heavy road with 20 to 40 pound line,
and 100 # leder.
Medium bait casting, spinning reel as well as trolling reels.
Two anglers per boat.
3 night, 2 full day of fishing. $650.00 Now
$350.00 per person.
$150.00 for each extra fishing day
$40.00 extra for non fishing day
Three anglers per boat
3 night, 2 full day of fishing. $290.00 per
$120.00 for each extra fishing day
$40.00 extra for non fishing day
|JUNGLE RIVER FISHING ADVENTURES
Giant Tarpon and Snook in fresh water
|Especial discounted fishing package
|Jim Ratchford, president of Yale fly
fishing club gives tips on fly fishing
Excellent sport fishing report for Rio San Juan, Nicaragua, around
and El Castillo, home for giant tarpon and snook, come release your
Sport fishing for tarpon should be good the whole season as late as
April 2018, like the past few year we are getting more angles coming
to our water to try to battle one of this giant tarpon and this year,
fishing on our river has ben channels.
Montecristo River Lodge offer affordable all inclusive tarpon fishing
package that start at $350.00 per person for a 3 night, 2 full days of
fishing, two anglers per boat. Fishing days of 8 hours.
(The price does not includes transportation from San Carlos),
includes, the lodge and all meals, fishing boat, guide and fuel. We
are taking reservation for our 2017-2018 seasons, please book early.
|Room, all meals, Boat, guide, gear, fuel, Licence &
Permits. No Liquor, you bring your own.
Tip not included, Transportation to and from the
lodge not included.
|Fly fishing on the river is
dificut becuse of the
current and the water is
not clear. It is verry
difiicult for most fly
fishermen. But you are
welcome to try.
We are founding members of the Sport fishing
cooperative with more than 20 members, owner
operator. We have member in Solentiname island
on lake Nicaragua and on the river in San Carlos,
Boca de Sabalos and el Castillo. Soon we will be
in Gray town or San Juan de Nicaragua on the
|Yes, it safe to come fishing in Rio San Juan, Nicaragua, the river is less than 7
miles from the Costa Rican border. You either come via Costa Rica or via
It’s true that Nicaragua have political problem, but fishermen don’t give a hook
about it”It is true