Tag Archives: Fly Fishing

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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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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Joe’s Birthday Gift

With thirty minutes left on the last day of his latest trip to the Club, Joe Seelig managed this beautiful permit… on his birthday nonetheless.  Read below for a nice recap of the memorable moment with his good friends, Charlie … Continue reading

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Joe’s Birthday Gift

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With thirty minutes left on the last day of his latest trip to the Club, Joe Seelig managed this beautiful permit… on his birthday nonetheless.  Read below for a nice recap of the memorable moment with his good friends, Charlie … 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 Hosted Trip Report

Amateur Angler and someone else's trophy permit.

19 Permit.  Los Mavs.  A New Partnership June 4-10, 2011 We recently returned from another epic week at The Palometa Club on Ascension Bay.  Eleven of us shut down the 2011 season at The Club with one of the most … Continue reading

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Life is Good in Permit Land – Brochure Cover Photo

Another scenic landscape shot from Ascension Bay.

Here at Tailwaters Fly Fishing Company, we are inundated with hero shot grip and grin photos on a daily basis.  Emails containing images of happy anglers and unhappy fish come across the wire by the zillions.  This image is definitely … 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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