Fishing Report

December 2, 2018

THROUGH

December 9, 2018

Report Details

Weather:
Fair to good, sunny to partly sunny, windy.
Wind:
East, Southeast 15-25 mph.
Air Temp:
Highs in the mid 80's, Lows in the high 70's.
to
December 9, 2018
Water Temp:
81ΒΊ F
Moon Phase:
Waxing Crescent
Sunrise / Sunset:
Sunrise 06:12 Sunset: 17:16

Week In Review

The week started with windy conditions and then we had good weather for the second half.  Snook fishing around the Mangroves remains good. At the age of 84, Clare caught her first fish ever: and it was a nice sized Permit on a spinning rod!  Congrats to Clare!

What Guests were Catching

Bonefish

Bonefish are biting well and some larger ones over 20" were landed.

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Permit

Nice sized permit up to 15 pounds were caught on fly and spin.

Tarpon

Flies cast around the Mangroves produced tarpon.

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Other Species

Snook, snapper, jacks, and barracuda.

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Grand Slams

None this week.

Flies That Worked

Bonefish:
Christmas Island Specials in orange, pearl and pink sizes 6 & 8
Permit:
Spawning Shrimp, Tan Squimp in size 6 and 8, Mantis Shrimp.
Tarpon
Red and white, olive, white, red and black, all black and black and purple toads and bunnies continue to work well.
Snook:

Photo of the Week

Clare with her permit. Way to do it!
More Fish of the Week Photos
Trip Advisor 2018 Travelers Choice Winner
Orvis 2017 Endorsed International Destination of the Year Award
Yellow Dog Recognized Destination