Tarpon Tour 2013 by Dylan Rose Eight intrepid anglers and I set out at the end of May to visit two of my favorite destinations. Tarpon Cay Lodge and Isla Del Sabalo are both operations that focus solely on the pursuit of baby tarpon on the fly. Of the eight experienced anglers only three had […]
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With a busy family home life, it can be extremely difficult to sneak out on a fishing trip and neglect valuable free time with the family. More and more anglers are finding ways to include the whole family on their saltwater fishing trips and Pesca Mahahual offers the perfect solution. Fantastic opportunities for both wade […]
“We can’t believe you moved to Mexico!” If I have heard this once I have heard it a hundred times. From friends, from family, even from other tourists on the plane flying to Mexico on vacations. Everyone believes we live in constant danger from drug cartels, thieves, bandits – you name it. The truth is […]
Posted in Belize, Belize, Belize River Lodge, Christmas Island, Christmas Island Outfitters, El Pescador Lodge, Fishing Reports, Grand Slam Fly Fishing, Isla Blanca, Isla Del Sabalo Lodge, Mexico, Pesca Majahual, Pesca Maya Lodge, Saltwater, Tarpon Cay Lodge, Turneffe Flats Lodge on Dec 29th, 2012 Comments Off on 2012 in the Rear View!
2012 saw the Fly Water sales crew visit destinations across the Rockies, Montana, Olympic Peninsula, New Zealand, Chile, Argentina, Christmas Island, Mexico, Belize, Alaska, British Columbia and the Bolivian jungle. We’re very proud of the fact that we strive to visit every one of the outstanding destinations we represent. This year my fishing travels included […]
Posted in Fishing Reports, Grand Slam Fly Fishing, Isla Blanca, Isla Del Sabalo Lodge, Mexico, Pesca Majahual, Pesca Maya Lodge, Playa Blanca Lodge, Tarpon Cay Lodge on Dec 19th, 2012 Comments Off on Fishing in Mexico. Is it safe?
By Lani Waller Two years ago, my wife and I bought a home in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico as part of our retirement plans. San Miguel is a central colonial Mexican town of approximately 80,000 inhabitants. This includes an American population of approximately 6,000 year around residents, and a Canadian population of around two […]
2013 Tarpon University hosted by Marco Ruz Opportunities abound for anglers traveling and fishing throughout the Caribbean for tarpon. Tarpon can often become an afterthought for many saltwater anglers. After all, with so many options for bonefish, permit, barracuda and jacks, it’s easy to understand how they could become overlooked. Often it seems that many […]
For many “in-the-know” saltwater anglers, the summer time in Mexico’s prolific Ascension Bay can offer guests with reduced rates, unpressured flats and some of the most willing permit of the season. Our good friends at Pesca Maya recently forwarded us this amazing report with some fantastic pics to prove it! Pesca Maya Lodge continues to […]
2013 Yucatan Tarpon Tour May 27 – June 4, 2013 / Hosted by Dylan Rose After an epic trip first trip to Tarpon Cay Lodge and Isla del Sabalo last May, I cannot wait to get back! Please join me next spring as I visit both lodges again to experience more of the best juvenile […]
We spent an epic morning at Isla Del Sabalo jumping more than 30 juvenile tarpon in the 15lb to 40lb class! Here is a short video shot over several hours with an iPhone 4S. This is some of the most prolific tarpon water found anywhere on the planet, call us to get in on the […]
Four hours into our eight hour journey across the Yucatan our cab driver pulled his tiny broken down taxi into a gas station. As I made my way to the men’s room, I briefly thought about first returning to the cab to collect my passport, travel cash and iPhone… Just in case… Figuring that our […]
Posted in Discount / Prime Openings, Discount Trips, Fishing Reports, Grand Slam Fly Fishing, Mexico, Pesca Maya Lodge, Prime Availability on Jun 29th, 2012 Comments Off on Ascension Bay Two-fers – Now’s the time!
Now is the time to take advantage of some very special two-for-one offers from our friends at Pesca Maya and Grand Slam on Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula! Anglers visiting Ascension Bay in summer and fall can experience eager fish, low fishing pressure, great weather, and low rates. If you’ve dreamed of landing a permit, now is […]
It’s amazing how a few days of focused fly fishing can dislodge you from your daily groove, relax your soul and sooth your spirit. As the Ascension Bay portion of my trip concluded and I pointed the Jeep northward, I let the interior peace that comes to an angler fulfilled by incredible fishing wash over […]
The brilliant brassy tinge of a mariachi’s trumpet blasted out of the speakers of my rented Jeep Wrangler and out into the fresh Yucatan morning through the open top. With the wind threatening to dismount my brand new Fly Water hat I bounded my way faster than recommended down the potholed road from Tulum to […]
Rob has been part of the Fly Water Travel family for over a decade, which is why we were all so excited to see him land this drop dead gorgeous permit from Espiritu Santo bay on Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. Rob was part of a fantastic group of anglers staying and fishing at Playa Blanca for […]
Don’t miss out on these prime time specials from our friends at Pesca Maya Lodge in Punta Allen, Mexico! If you can sneak away, this is prime time. Permit, bones, tarpon, and snook await you in warm waters of Ascension Bay. 7 night / 6 day package Dates: April 14 – 21, May 5 – […]
Summer time saltwater specials do not get much better than this! Take advantage of this special 2 for 1 offer and fish Mexico’s brilliant Ascension bay for tarpon, bonefish, and permit. Book a 7 night / 6 day package at Grand Slam Fly Fishing Lodge, two anglers for only $5,324.00 based on double occupancy. Offer […]
“Unbelievable trip! Two tarpon caught in the bay over 100 pounds. Six permit caught! One snook caught and a lot of bonefish!” Yes, you could say this Fly Water Client’s trip to Playa Blanca, on Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula was rather unbelievable! Save for the fact that they came home with lots of stunning pictures that […]
Is the Holiday madness wearing you a little thin right about now? How about taking advantage of this sweet deal from our friends at Pesca Maya Lodge to sooth the soul? Book a trip to Pesca Maya Fishing Lodge in Mexico’s famed Ascension Bay, between now and Dec 31st, and get a free night of […]
What is it about the jack family of fish that make them so darn mean? Whatever it is I’d like to bottle it up and feed it to most everything I fish for! The other day Brian Gies and I were discussing the merits of Giant Trevally as he recounted an experience where a particularly […]
Brad and Karen have recently returned from a saltwater trip to Campeche, Mexico and sent us these images of their first tarpon. Way to go Brad and Karen! Give us a call at 800-552-2729 to book your trip to Campeche!
Reports are rolling in from anglers fishing in Baja these last few weeks. Fishing has been good and it seems to be a big fish year for James Shaughnessy and his crew at Bahia de los Suenos. Give us a call at 800-552-2729 book your next saltwater adventure!
Picture yourself fishing in a warm crystal clear water flat. A bonefish tail is showing 60 feet away. You quietly wade to position yourself with the wind on your back. Suddenly your guide shouts: “ permit eleven o clock, 90 feet!” You need to be there! Pesca Maya Ascension Bay is your best shot! If […]
Picture yourself fishing in a warm crystal clear water flat. A bonefish tail is showing 60 feet away. You quietly wade to position yourself with the wind on your back. Suddenly your guide shouts: “ permit eleven o clock, 90 feet!” You need to be there! Pesca Maya Ascension Bay is your best shot! Smoking […]
Our good friends Matt Mohr and Janine Arsenault have just returned from Pesca Maya Lodge in Ascension Bay, Mexico: “Thanks for the help putting our Pesca Maya trip together. Our first salt water fishing trip went off without a hitch. The fishing was fantastic. Our guide, Louis, is a master. Where ever he took us, […]
Here are a few pictures sent to us from Tom Flood, who recently visited Isla del Sabalo… Island of Tarpon indeed! Give us a call toll-free at 800-552-2729 if you’re interested in visiting Isla del Sabalo!
This came in from Mark Sprague, who went to Bahia de los Suenos at the end of May: “So last year was great but this year topped it. I had a tight timeframe to get a trip in this year and James made it work. That is what is so great about James and the […]
Crane Meadow Lodge, Montana: June 20th – 27th | 3 pay and the 4th person is Free. This is a excellent early season week for the bighorn and the beaver head. Royal Wolf Lodge, Alaska: June 25 – July 2 | Two for one special, $3925 per person This is a prime week for streamer […]
El Salto Lake, Anglers Inn “The service at El Salto was really super!! I can’t think of one single thing that those people had not thought of to do for us. And my very favorite on shore, were the rocking chairs on the veranda where I could sit and read in the beautiful weather. Really […]
Pesca Maya Lodge “Yes a good time was had by all. We were very fortunate with the weather and we really enjoyed our guide, Pancho. He really helped with Karen and I on the water and we caught even more bonefish than last year. Her casting improved greatly and he kept putting us in a […]
Bahia de los Suenos Lodge, Mexico Submitted by Mark S. May, 2009 – Bahia de Los Suenos (La Paz, Mexico) Warm weather, cold beer and great fishing (or for our trip “catching”) – Those are 3 things that make a perfect vacation and our trip to the Bahia de los Suenos with James Shaughnessy […]