More tarpon, once again

So the tarpon fishing is still going on, and the fish are here. The calm weather, however, can make the approach difficult at times. Most importantly, however, congratulations are due to Max Willard, who landed his first tarpon on fly last night. When Scott and Max come by I will try to get some photographs…

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Wind is over

For the last few days, the wind has been 8-12 mph, a distinct change from the days earlier in the week that made for less than thrilling fishing on Sunday and Monday. Fish are still arriving, though it seems we may be in between large pushes. Of course, this may change (or have changed) today,…

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Tarpon fishing the last three days

On Saturday we left the dock by 9 AM and had hooked a fish by 9:45. Light wind, clear sky; fishing in pretty limited areas (due to our plan of catching the 6 lb record) we had hooked four fish before 3 PM. Actually, it is worth noting that one of these four fish, the…

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