Grouper fishing

Grouper is common name for all the bass-looking-fish from the Epinephelinae Family. This family also includes sea bass by the way. Grouper are colorful predators who like to live in rocky areas, reefs, wrecks where they can hide.

Groupers are present in all subtropical and tropical oceans. They are taken deep sea fishing with natural bait (sardine, squid, ...), trolling with the downrigger or jigging.

There are groupers of all sizes and coulors, but the largest grouper are the goliath grouper. These fish can weigh as much as 350 kg (770 lb) and grow to lengths up to 2.5 m.

Grouper fishing

Top Grouper Fishing destinations

Groupers are present in all subtropical and tropical oceans. The best fishing destinations to fish for grouper are the Florida Keys, Panama, Costa Rica, Mexico, Canary Islands, Gibraltar Straits, Madagascar, Seychelles, Andaman Islands and Australia.

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Best Grouper Fishing Charters

Contender 3

6 26,25 ft

Amador, (PA)

From 951,07


4 29,53 ft

Jezera, Croatia (HR)

From 750,00

Custom 42

7 42,00 ft

Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur (MX)

From 1.753,77

My Way

4 27,89 ft

Dugi Otok, Croatia (HR)

From 315,00

My Way 2

4 22,97 ft

Dugi Otok, Croatia (HR)

From 315,00


4 28,00 ft

La Paz, Baja California Sur (MX)

From 618,20


5 37,00 ft

Mindelo, Cape Verde (CV)

From 1.100,00


4 43,00 ft

Robinson Crusoe Island, (CHL)

From 3.033,91


8 38,00 ft

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (MX)

From 608,68
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