Fishing Report

May 22, 2021

THROUGH

May 29, 2021

Report Details

Weather:
Mostly sunny weather with mild to moderate winds from the East at 5-15 Mph
Wind:
East at 5-15 Mph.
Air Temp:
Early mid/high 80s
Moon Phase:
Waning gibbous 77%
Sunrise / Sunset:
Sunrise 5:17 am Sunset: 6:23 pm

Week In Review

Fishing was very good this week, with mostly clear skies and softer moderate winds. Lots of shots at schools of permit and Tarpon.

What Guests were Catching

Bonefish

Lots of bones were caught for the week.  Most were in the 2-4 Lb range. Anglers even landed a couple of nice sized bonefish off the dock in the evening.

Permit

11 Permit were caught between 10 - 20 Lbs.

Tarpon

18 Tarpon were taken. Most were juvenile fish between 10 and 20 Lbs., but we did have two lovely fish about 100 Lbs. The big migratory Tarpon have arrived!

Other Species

1 Snook , also rounding out the week anglers landed some big Jacks, as well as Barracuda and Ladyfish.

Grand Slams

FOUR Grand Slams were recorded: Alan G. with Capt. Gordy, Thomas C. with Capt. Ketchu and Nate H. and Christain Y. with Capt. Geo!

Flies That Worked

Bonefish:
Christmas Island Specials in gold, pearl and pink sizes 4 & 6, and Crazy Charlies in pink and orange.
Permit:
Mantis shrimp, rag head crabs and Flexo crabs. Crabs continue to be preferred over other patterns.
Tarpon
White bunnies, chartreuse and black/purple bunnies are the flies of choice.
Snook:

Photo of the Week

Mr. J landed this beautiful Permit while out with Capt. Kristian.
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