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Deep Water Cay – Report & Destination Details

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Grand Bahama Island – Bahamas Located on the east end of Grand Bahamas, Deep Water Cay is our newest Bahamian destination in the travel catalog. This summer’s R&D trip to Deep Water Cay was a real eye-opener. With stunning accommodations, … Continue reading

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Hurricane Ernesto. All Bark and No Bite.

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Hurricane Ernesto has come and past with little cosmetic damage around Punta Allen.  In the words of Charley’s wife, Amy, he was “All Bark and No Bite”.  Fine By Me.  The eye of the storm made landfall about 75 miles … 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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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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Spring 2011 – New Gear Has Arrived!

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While Spring brings us out of our winter hibernation, the sales floor is filling up with new gear – lots of it. It’s an exciting season for us as we are bringing in new footwear, apparel and wading equipment from … Continue reading

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Palometa Club Lands 500th Permit! (And Counting)

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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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A Word About Saltwater Fishing in the Summertime & Isla Holbox Tarpon Fishing

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Too many traveling anglers just blow off the saltwater during the summer.  Rightfully so, it is the time to head to the Rockies, Alaska, or Kamchatka.  However, some of the best saltwater action happens in the summertime.  Yes, there can … Continue reading

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Worried About Piracy in Seychelles? Don’t Be. Here is Why.

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Worried About Piracy in Seychelles?  Don’t Be… It is impossible to accurately describe a trip to Seychelles.  There is simply nothing that compares with the beauty, uniqueness, and sensational flats fishing.  We have collectively visited Alphonse Island five times, on … Continue reading

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Top Ten Bass Flies for the Spawn

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It’s Bass Season! I have received numerous reports over the past week of bass either moving up to create beds, or already have made them. Kevin VanDam actually won the Bassmaster Classic by fishing to spawning fish two weekends ago. … Continue reading

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