Trip Policies

  • Passport A valid passport book or passport card in your possession is required for ALL trips. Check to make sure your passport is valid as soon as you make a trip reservation. Don’t miss out because you didn’t renew in time!

    All funds on deposit are non-refundable if passport requirements aren’t met to the satisfaction of Mexican immigration requirements.

  • Cancellation policy If you cancel and we rebook your vacancy, or if we receive your cancellation more than 120 days before departure, your deposit is refundable minus 10% of the trip price. Otherwise funds on deposit are non-refundable. No refunds after departure.

    Last-minute trip cancellations due to illness or emergency should be covered by your trip insurance policy. If we can’t refill your spot, we will retain funds on hand so please make your insurance arrangements.

  • Destinations Every season brings new opportunities! Fishing locations and target species are decided upon departure by the captain who considers best conditions, weather, and safety.

  • Extra fees Canned drinks/bottled water, Mexican FMM, CA fishing license (if needed) and possible fuel surcharge are not included in the price. For 1.5-day trips, Mexican fishing permits are not included.

  • Payment Full payment of trip price is due two weeks prior to departure.

  • Insurance Please make sure you have trip insurance! Last-minute trip cancellations due to illness or emergency should be covered by your trip insurance policy. If we can’t refill your spot, we will retain funds on hand. so please make your insurance arrangements.

    Click here for quotes: Safari Global Travel or call Dawson & Associates at 619-460-5615.

Website Terms & Conditions

Welcome to, the website for Searcher Sportfishing. This website (“Site”) is owned and operated by Searcher Sportfishing. Searcher Sportfishing maintains the Site as a service to individuals and businesses that access the Site (the “Visitor”), regardless of whether or not the Visitor has a business relationship with Searcher Sportfishing, subject to terms and conditions set forth on this page (“Terms and Conditions”). By accessing and/or using the Site, the Visitor accepts the Terms of Use. If the Visitor does not agree with the Terms and Conditions, the Visitor may not use the Site or any information contained therein.

Use of Site

The Visitor of the Site may view, download, and print all contents subject to the following conditions:

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Except as provided above, the Visitor may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or forms) of Searcher Sportfishing without the express written consent of Searcher Sportfishing. The Visitor may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing Searcher Sportfishing’s name or trademarks without the express written consent of Searcher Sportfishing. The Visitor may not use any Searcher Sportfishing logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without the express written permission of Searcher Sportfishing.

Searcher Sportfishing reserves the right to modify content on the Site and these Terms of Use periodically without prior notice.

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