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Better to be Lucky

Story written by TPC guest, John Chinuntdet and photographs provided by Tonya Crowe-Chinuntdet Alonzo, our head guide, whispered, “John, make a cast at 9 o’clock. There is a big school of permit 45 feet away moving off the flat.” I … Continue reading

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99th & 100th Permit for Season in the Bag

Jason Lindsey, fellow permit sick-o, and Utah resident landed our 99th and 100th permit of the 2012 campaign over the weekend.  Well done, Jason!  We are on track for 200. 99th Permit of 2012 with Mr. Jason Lindsey. 100th Permit … Continue reading

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Oldies but Goodies from Dr. Seelig.

Multi repeat guest of the Club, and permit count record holder, Dr. Joe Seelig, from Anchorage is at the Club this week.  While sharing a little pre-trip enthusiasm, Joe passed along these hero shots from last season.  Joe holds the … Continue reading

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Northern Lights & Stephen P. (AND SLAB)

S.P. and the Little Osprey Nino. 3rd Week is the charm. By:  Dick Cameron Anchorage Alaska is a beautiful place for sure but, February can test the metal of even the longtime resident of “The Great Land”. This time of … Continue reading

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The Flagpole. New Tradition.

The newest tradition at the Palometa Club: Each time a guest lands a permit (or more) you get to raise and fly a small blue and white flag on our new flagpole.  While this is a new idea for catch … Continue reading

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FIRE IN PUNTA ALLEN! Donations and Support Welcome.

Last week there was a horrible fire in Punta Allen.  A handful of buildings including the local bakery and the home Julio’s ex-wife, were completely lost in the fire.  TPC guides, Julio and Tony, both have daughters who lost nearly … Continue reading

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Digger’s Dolphins & Valerie’s Visit

At least once a season, Kaye’s daughter, Valerie comes down from Bellevue, WA. and spends a few weeks in Punta Allen with her mom.  Val inherited her Mother’s good looks and zest for life.  They are like two peas in … Continue reading

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The Club to Open for Fall Season in 2012!

Due to popular demand, we have decided to open the Club for seven weeks of autumn fishing starting on November 2, 2012. The plan is to stay open until December 21, 2012, close back down for the holidays, and then … Continue reading

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CANADA

The Oil Patch Crew

Our new best friend in the great white north Mike Gifford of Country Pleasures Fly shop in Calgary Alberta, sent down his first of 3 groups of the season and what a spirited crew they turned out to be. Fishing … Continue reading

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The Mojo Has Returned

Dr. Joe Seelig, on his second week of the season at the Club, has been in a real funk.  Breaking off fish, tough conditions, poor casting, bad knots, ect.  We have all been concerned that our boy had lost his … Continue reading

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