Fishing Report

February 17, 2019

THROUGH

February 24, 2019

Report Details

Weather:
Very windy and sunny to partly sunny
Wind:
E, SE 15-25.
Air Temp:
Highs in the mid-'70s with lows around 70.
Moon Phase:
Waning Gibbous
Sunrise / Sunset:
Sunrise 6:13 am Sunset: 5:56 pm

Week In Review

An unusually long string of windy days kept the fishing close to the cayes and islands. Bonefish, barracuda ,and jacks provided plenty of action. Permit fishing was good despite the challenging conditions.

What Guests were Catching

Bonefish

Bonefish bite was good even on the windiest days.

Permit

Permit were landed by both fly and spin anglers including a nice double by Erika & Nik.

Tarpon

The wind and waves greatly reduced the amount of viable tarpon water for the week.

Other Species

Barracuda, snook, snapper, and jacks.

Grand Slams

Flies That Worked

Bonefish:
Christmas Island Special, Orange sizes 6 & 4
Permit:
Tan Squimp in size 6 & 8.
Tarpon
White and black and purple toads and bunnies 2/0 or 3/0
Snook:
The same flies that worked for tarpon caught snook this week.

Photo of the Week

Nik & Erika and their twin permit!
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