Aerial Video 1960s East Cape to Cabo

Aerial view of shipwrecks beach Cabo c1960 Jacobs Video

Aerial Video from 8mm home movie showing 1960s East Cape to Cabo San Lucas, Los Cabos.

Here is another old 8mm home movie that I wanted to share.  (Posted by Aaron Jacobs).  A group of dentists on a fishing trip to Los Barriles in the 1960s. The home video shows the old dirt landing strip at the Palmas,  Also, a flight along the coast down to land’s end showing Shipwreck beach, San Jose del Cabo, the Hotel Palmilla, Hotel Cabo San Lucas, etc.


Cabo San Lucas during the 1960’s


Photos of the Cabo San Lucas, Los Cabos area of Mexico during the 1960’s.

Original, circa 1960’s, site where the Bahia hotel would be constructed in the mid to late1980’s. This is the former residence of fisherman Oscar Montaño Herrera circa 1960. Known as Don Yoka, he was a pioneer of Los Cabos’ coastal fisheries. More than a quarter century ago, Don Juan Esquivel built one of the first hotels on Medano Beach, circa mid 1980’s, on the site that originally belonged to Don Yoka. Bahia Hotel & Beach Club,

Photo courtesy Bahia Hotel & Beach, Club Cabo San Lucas.

Cabo San Lucas circa 1961 - today this dirt road is Calle Lazaro Cardenas

Cabo San Lucas circa 1961 – today this dirt road is Calle Lazaro Cardenas

Cabo San Lucas Los Cabos 1970s


Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo, Los Cabos, BCS, during the  1970s.

Photographs are from various sources at noted.

Cabo San Lucas Bay c1970s. Photo courtesy Latitude 22

Don Luis Bulness Statue in Cabo

On March 29, 2018  there was a dedication ceremony, in honor of Don Luis Bulnes Molleda, one of the Baja Pioneros, along with an unveiling of his statue. Don Luis is considered to be the father of Sportfishing in Cabo San Lucas, among his many other accomplishments.

Jorge Tellez, on behalf of Marina Fundadores (Founders), requested and was granted permission to restore and relocate the monument.

Mid-afternoon, March 29, 2018, the dedication was held as the statue was unveiled on the malecón overlooking the Cabo San Lucas Marina at the Fonatur roundabout, next to Hotel Breathless and in front of Marina Fundadores in Cabo San Lucas.

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