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First published June 15th 2011 - More than 3 years ago
Tarpon fly fishing
The section on fishing for tarpon in the Caribbean, Florida and other tropical saltwater destinations
Fly Fishing MexicoBonefishing theme: This book on the Yucatan Peninsula by Argentinian anglers Juan Pablo Reynal and Daniel Beilinson is one of the most beautiful books we have ever reviewed on the Global FlyFisher! The sheer size makes it impressing, but the imagery is just beyond belief.
Read the complete review by Martin Joergensen here
Rio PiratosTarpon hunting: Rio Lagartos is a small town on the Yucatan peninsula in Mexico which is an excellent starting point for a tarpon trip. GFF partner Martin Joergensen's trip there didn't bring the big 100 lbs. tarpon, but many decent ones - plus the odd jack and snook.
Read the story and see dozens of great pictures here.
Tapâm Q&AQuestions: I have just reviewed the exciting tarpon fishing DVD Tapâm by Danish Jan Bach Kristensen and German Daniel Göz, and I thought I'd approach the two adventurous anglers with some questions regarding their unorthodox fishing and stunning video production.
Tarpon and belly boats?! How do you get that crazy idea?
La MuerteTarpon: You need luck, a good guide and skills to catch a tarpon. We can't supply the luck. You'll have to go there to get a good guide. The skill... well, you'll have to hone that yourself. But a good fly pattern, that's something we can help with.
See how to tie Lars Mathiessen's tarpon fly La Muerte