Sea of Cortez Grouper: Episode 311

Airs: Tue Apr 26 at 9:00 am ET, Thu Apr 28 at 9:00 am ET, Sun May 1 at 10:00 am ET

In this episode I join Julio Meza, Raul Rivera, and Sea Vee owner Ariel Pared to catch leopard grouper and yellowtail in the Sea of Cortez near Bahía de los Ángeles in Baja California, Mexico.


Featured in this episode: Sea Vee Z boat, Mercury Verado 300 engines, Raymarine marine electronics, Yo-Zuri popper lures, Hogy lures, Shimano Stella reel, and a Columbia Sportswear shirt.


Featured in this episode: Leopard grouper, (Mycteroperca rosacea)yellowtail amberjack (Seriola lalandi) popularly known as hamachi in sushi restaurants.

Crew & Friends

I’d like to thank my friend Julio Meza, owner of If you’re headed to Baja California, get in touch with Julio in Ensenada! Also joining us were my friends Raul Rivera and Arial Pared, owner of Sea Vee.



Julio, Raul, Ariel and I want to help keep Jose Wejebe’s legacy alive by making fishing dreams come true for those who face life-impacting challenges. Learn more about how the Jose Wejebe “Spanish Fly” Memorial Foundation does it.


Many thanks to Brian Grossenbacher of for the amazing photography!


Sea of Cortez near Bahía de los Ángeles in Baja California, Mexico