Fishing Report

October 25, 2020

THROUGH

November 1, 2020

Report Details

Weather:
Mostly sunny with light winds from the North/North West Occasional rain showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Wind:
North/North West at 10 to 15 mph.
Air Temp:
Mid to upper 90's and humid.
Moon Phase:
Waxing gibbous ( 95 %)
Sunrise / Sunset:
Sunrise 5:51am Sunset: 5:19pm

Week In Review

This was a much quieter week in the lodge with fewer anglers, but nevertheless, good results were enjoyed. We had 3 "trip slams" with John C, Dan C, and Bob B catching all three species. The highlight of the week was a magnificent 100 Lb. Tarpon was landed by John C fishing with Capt Cesar.

What Guests were Catching

Bonefish

A good number of bones are available with several nice fish in the 4 & 5 Lb class.

Permit

Four permit were landed this week. Permit were all over in good numbers. They ranged between 5 and 20 Lbs.

Tarpon

11 Tarpon were landed this week ranging between 20 and 100 Lbs. The best fish was a beautiful 100Lb specimen landed by John C.!

Other Species

A few Snapper were caught as well as two large Jacks.

Grand Slams

No Grand Slams were recorded. We did have 3 "trip slams."

Flies That Worked

Bonefish:
Christmas Island Specials in gold, pearl and pink sizes 4 & 6, and Crazy Charlies in pink and orange.
Permit:
Crab patterns such as grand slam and hermit crabs worked well.
Tarpon
Black/ Purple bunny and White/ Chartreuse bunnies worked well. Plain white bunnies were also good. These flies have been working really well since we re-opened.
Snook:

Photo of the Week

Capt. Cesar (left) and John C. are all smiles after landing this 100Lb tarpon! Can you blame them?
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