Tag Archives: Bonefish

Better to be Lucky

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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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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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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 Oil Patch Crew

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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 Club to Open for Fall Season in 2012!

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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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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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March 23-30 Report from Country Pleasures Group

Victory (5 Times) Photo by: Kevin Sproule From Mike Gifford of Country Pleasures Fly Shop in Calgary, Alberta Dick and Kaye got to experience the second full house of Canadian in three weeks at the end of March. This group … Continue reading

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Tailwaters Travel awarded U.S. Booking Office for The Palometa Club

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From:  David Leake – Tailwaters Travel Dear Fly Angler, I am proud to announce Tailwaters Travel has recently been named the Lead Sales and Marketing Office for The Palometa Club, located on the Yucatan Peninsula.  This is a tremendous honor … Continue reading

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Palometa Club Lands 500th Permit! (And Counting)

Personalized Sage Rod commemorating #500.  Photo by:  Kaye Cameron

April 9, 2011:  Punta Allen, Mexico – Ascension Bay The Atlantic Permit is my personal favorite fish to target.  His beautiful shape, large eyes, rubbery lips, and black sickle tail are totally unique – but it is his excessive lack … Continue reading

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A Fishery Reinvented – Ascension Bay & The Palometa Club

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Despite having been in the fly fishing travel business for nearly eleven years, I am still a relative new comer when compared to the industry folks who enjoyed the fly fishing boom of the 1990s.  We are battling in a … Continue reading

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