GUIDED PEACOCK BASS FISHING TRIPS ON LAKE GATUN
Arenosa is small village located on the western end of Lake Gatun. The
lake is 85 feet above sea level and was created by dams built during the
construction of the Panama Canal.
It covers about 160 square miles and supplies over 52 million gallons of
water for each ship that passes through the Panama Canal as well as
potable water to the approximately 2 million people in Panama City and the
The land surrounding the lake and the hundreds of small islands are filled
with tropical wildlife and fauna. Peacock Bass are in great abundance
with Tarpon and Snook also found from time to time. The fishing here is
Price for boat rental and a guide for the day is $200 for up to six people.
Equipment rental and bait is $10 per person.