Another Birthday Yucatan Permit Fishing Report (Steve Henriksen Trip)

Multi-repeat Tailwaters client and friend, Steve Henriksen, and crew (Mark Godvin, Cary Williams, Curtis Baker) enjoyed a short week post-Easter at the Club and had this to say about his trip and his 11th hour birthday permit. I learned later he did […]

Lefty Kreh Week Trip Report

Well we all have em…. A period in our work year that seems to have more gravity then the norm. An event that causes more stress than it should and insists on a complete self-exam previous to its arrival. The group that was in last week was just that […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 magic.  Not to worry.  The Mojo returned […]

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 tended to be a little more […]