Fishing Report

January 12, 2020

THROUGH

January 19, 2020

Report Details

Weather:
Partly cloudy days with a few isolated showers and thunderstorms. Initially, an Easterly wind at 20-25 Knots subsiding to 10 knots on Sunday.
Wind:
Easterly at 18-25 knots every day
Air Temp:
High and low in the mid 80's. Partly sunny, from 10 am.
Moon Phase:
Waning Full moon to last quarter
Sunrise / Sunset:
Sunrise 5:45 am Sunset: 5:55 pm

Week In Review

Last week, El Pescador hosted two large "family and friends" groups. Our big group was a wonderful family of 18 from Wisconsin ( Great Green Bay Fans !) In this party, Luke took an excellent 30 Lb Permit!

In our "Boston"  group, Chris & Tyler took good Permit and Bonefish, respectively.

What Guests were Catching

Bonefish

Different sized fish from small ( 1 lb ) to average 3-5 Lbs)

Permit

A total of 5 Permit were caught from 10 Lbs to 30 Lbs

Tarpon

Two juvenile fish were taken ranging between 10 and 20 Lbs.

Other Species

Snook, a few Jacks, and Barracuda. Plus different species of Snapper in large numbers were taken.

Grand Slams

No Grand Slams were recorded this week.

Flies That Worked

Bonefish:
Christmas Island Specials in orange, and pink sizes 4 to 8 and silly legs.
Permit:
Hermi crabs of various styles and Peterson shrimp
Tarpon
White toads and a few smaller EP-type baitfish patterns for tarpon and snook on bait.
Snook:

Photo of the Week

Luke with a very nice Permit.
More Fish of the Week Photos
Trip Advisor 2019 Travelers Choice Winner
Orvis 2017 Endorsed International Destination of the Year Award
Yellow Dog Recognized Destination