Sport Fishing at the Arenal Lake

Sport Fishing
at the Arenal Lake

• REGION: Northern Plains
• LOCATION: La Fortuna
• LEVEL: Easy
• MINIMUM AGE: 12 years
• DURATION: Half day
• WHAT TO BRING: Camera, sunscreen, hat, insect repellent and comfortable shoes or sandals
• WHAT’S INCLUDED: Transportation, tour guide, equipment and snacks

We will pick you up from your hotel in La Fortuna, then we will head toward Lake Arenal’s dam, at the dock, our fishing guide, a vessel and fishing equipment will be waiting to take you on the fishing journey of your choice. There are two primary sport fish in our lake. The Guapote, Cichlasoma Dowii of Cichclidae family and rainbow bass. Lake Arenal offers one of the best fresh water fishing conditions in Costa Rica, fishing throughout the year for Guapote, a hump-back fish also known as rainbow bass as well as machaca and tilapia fish.