“Lefty & Me”. Reflections on a Week Hosting Lefty Kreh

By: Dick Cameron (owner/operator)

At 53 years of age I have now kicked around this industry, on and off, since the mid 90’s. My winding road has crossed paths with many of our sports notables over the years either on the water, at the shows or in […]

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 saw black dorsa […]

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 of 2012 Season wit […]

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 was a bit on the difficult side but […]

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 reopen again (as usual) for the durat […]

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 a pod (3 peas includin […]

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 everything i […]

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 and release permit fishing, colored flags have been a […]

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 year you are getting skied ou […]

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 records for the m […]