A premier property on Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, experts and beginners will enjoy fishing the famed Ascension Bay waters. Located within the protected Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, with luxurious modern accommodations, experienced guides, eclectic fusion of Mexican and American food, and warm Mexican hospitality, Grand Slam Fishing Lodge is fast becoming a favorite for anglers and non-anglers alike.
With easy access to Ascension Bay and the inside lagoon system which runs north towards Boca Paila, you have plenty of fishing options during the day. Bonefish are most plentiful, however, permit rule for many visiting anglers. Tarpon, snook, jacks, snapper and barracuda are also available.
Six beachfront villas, each featuring 2 rooms with modern contemporary interiors, king-sized beds, air-conditioning, 24-hour electricity, and satellite television, you will have all the comforts of home. The main lodge features the Kai restaurant, bar, comfortable lounge area and more.
As a general rule, a 7- or 8-weight outfit for the bonefish, 9- or 10-weight outfit for the permit, both with tropical saltwater floating lines. A complete gear list will be sent upon confirmation. Frontiers can provide expert advice on finding the right gear for your trip.
The lodge is easily accessed via Cancun. It’s a 2-hour ride south in an air-conditioned van to the Ultimo Maya Pier near Tulum where you will meet your guide who will complete the remaining 55 minute transfer to the lodge by boat through the inside lagoon system. Activities for the non-angler include swimming, snorkeling, walking the beach and more. Off-site visits to a blue-hole cenote or the Mayan ruins in Tulum can be arranged for an additional fee.
You must possess a passport valid for 6 months after the last day of your trip.
Open year round.
Rates quotes based on shared room/shared boat.
February through June.
7 nights/6 days-$3,830
6 nights/5 days-$3,310
Please call for off-season, single and non-angler rates.
Team Frontiers’ will be in Mexico in late April to fish in the Third Annual Ascension Bay Permit Tournament. Yucatan Program Manager, Bob Artzberger, will be the team leader for this terrific event. The tournament benefits the children and schools of the Sian Ka’an Biosphere and the conservation and protection of this incredible fishery. Pat Ehlers, from our recommended tackle partner, The Fly Fishers Fly Shop will be joining the ...
Last year’s 2nd Annual Ascension Bay Permit tournament was a rousing success, raising over $20,000 for the kids and schools of the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve. Help make this year’s tournament even more successful by joining Frontiers in April for some awesome fishing, great food and lots of laughs. The tournament dates are Friday, April 21 - Sunday, April 23, 2017.
Several rule changes will make this ...
The 2nd Annual Ascension Bay Permit tournament was an overwhelming success by raising over $20,000 for the children and schools of the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve. Now, only six months away details have been released for the 3rd Annual Tournament.
The tournament starts on Friday, April 21 and goes through Sunday, April 23, 2017, with practice days preceding the tournament on Wednesday and Thursday. Several ...