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Best Billfish Destinations

Travel with us and other avid offshore anglers chasing their sport-fishing dreams to the best billfish destinations around the globe.

Billfishing Hot Spots

  • Where the bite is for september best fishing for marlin

    We track the best fishing for marlin and sailfish around the world

    Join Marlin as we track the hottest bites for blue, black, striped and white marlin, swordfish, sailfish and more in the world's top sport-fishing destinations.
  • Where the bite is for august  best fishing for marlin

    We track the best marlin and sailfish hot spots in the world

    Join Marlin as we track the hottest bites in the best fishing destinations for blue, black, striped and white marlin, swordfish, sailfish and more.
  • We track the best fishing for marlin and sailfish around the world

    Join Marlin as we track the hottest bites for blue, black, striped and white marlin, swordfish, sailfish and more in the world's top sport-fishing destinations.

Travel Video Series

Bluewater Chronicles

Tracking the Bite

North America Offshore Fishing

  • white marlin jumps out of the water

    New study attempts to remove uncertainties and make connections among multiple fisheries

    Could billfish management be improved with new information about stock structure and connections between stocks and ocean basins?
  • NOVA Southeastern University ended its project after pushback from conservation community

    NOVA Southeastern University put an end to its pelagic longline research in Florida's east coast closed zone. See why conservation groups are happy.
  • Resident captures rare sight on dock in Naples, Florida

    Watch the video to see the rare sight of a sailfish swimming inshore near a dock in Naples, Florida, before Hurricane Irma hit.

Australia/New Zealand Offshore Fishing

  • An emerging new fishery is creating a worldwide buzz

    Anglers embrace the deep-dropping techniques in Australia to catch daytime swordfish.
  • Head to this Western Australia town for outstanding action and beautiful scenery

    Looking for the hottest fishing for sailfish in Australia? Head to the beach town of Broome on the western coast and get set for some incredible action. The unbelievable…

Bahamas Offshore Fishing

Caribbean Offshore Fishing

  • Hot marlin fishing continues in Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic

    Bruce Cohen, age 10, has accomplished something that many other anglers in the world would envy: his first IGFA-legal blue marlin release.
  • Scrub Island provides easy access to the famed North Drop in the Virgin Islands

    Did you know the famed North Drop is actually in the Virgin Islands, not the U.S. Virgin Islands? The Scrub Island Resort and Marina is the perfect spot for chasing big…

Central/South America Offshore Fishing

International Offshore Fishing

  • Marlin's Facebook fans sent us their best offshore photos of mahimahi

    Marlin's Facebook fans sent us their best offshore photos of mahimahi.
  • denis private island seychelles aerial

    Chasing black marlin in the Indian Ocean

    Head for this island nation 500 miles east of Kenya for some outstanding offshore action for marlin, wahoo, tuna and more.
  • billfish jumping above the water

    The record-setting fly angler became the first to accomplish this incredible feat

    What started as nothing more than an enthusiasm for fly-fishing became a historic feat. See how Martin Arostegui’s quest took a turn with another angler's help.