Our Boats

When you are enjoying tarpon fishing in Puerto Rico in our beautiful backwater lagoons, with Backwater Tarpon Fishing Puerto Rico, you can rest assure that our vessels will be the most ideal for tarpon fishing in puerto rico.
With our small bay and flat boats, Captain Felix and crew are able to get you to the best flats fishing spots. To get to one of puerto rico’s best tarpon fishing spots, we have to go upstream and under two bridges with only 4′ clearance. This is the reason we go tarpon fishing on small boats with no bimini or T-tops. Also while tarpon fishing in puerto rico you might encounter tarpon that will give a fight of 45min or more, during this fights it is important to have a boat that has free walking space all around it. And with this in mind Backwater Tarpon Fishing in PR chose our vessels.

Tarpon Fishing Guides Need The Right Boat

For puerto rico tarpon fishing, a bay boat is the best fishing platform for inshore tarpon. A bay boat allows the charter fishing guide to move nimbly and quickly. In our bay boat, we can cross shallow flats, duck between bridge pilings, work close to docks and piers. A bay boat is also relatively easy to position when lining up a cast when tarpon are spotted. Once the fight is on a bay boat can be quickly maneuvered to give the charter fishing clients the perfect angle.

BayCraft 19′ Bay Boat

Our flats boat is great for accommodating up to 4 anglers. This boat was design with tarpon fishing in mind. It is a great boat for fly fishing due to the low profile stealth. Equipped with a big live-well, GPS/Fishfinder, non-skid, pooling platform & pooling pole. Flat platform permits walking freely around the boat while fighting that massive silver king!This is also our first choice for anglers that are looking to go fly fishing for tarpon in puerto rico.



tarpon fishing in puerto rico boat