Captain John Gavin of Giant Bluefin Tuna Charters teamed up with Captain A.J. Francis of Tuna Adventures and Ron Kawaja, founder of Pelagic Offshore Gear, for some epic fishing in the 2012 giant bluefin tuna commercial harvest. Check out the aritcle in thewatermansjournal.com: http://thewatermansjournal.com/blog/article/-nova-scotia-the-land-of-giants
A quote from the author, Dave Ferrell, "If you’re ready for the pain, big tunas await"......his article in Marlin Magazine, "5 Top Tuna Towns", couldn't be more true. Ask anyone who has strapped themselves into the chair and fought one of our granders. You'll never forget it!! Book a charter with us here in Ballantyne's [...]
Can't imagine ever being offered $1244. per pound for my tuna. Check out this link about the first tuna of the year in the Japanese auctions. http://www.gofishn.com/ned/reports/16072-592-pound-tuna-sold-for-a-record-736-500-in-japanese-auction
Check this out.....Fish'n Canada has listed their top 10 places to fish in Canada and Ballantyne's Cove has made the list. Book a charter with us and we will show you why!! http://fishncanada.com/top-10-canadian-fishing-destinations/
The 2011 hook and release season will be the months of August and September.