Category Archives: Saltwater

For Sale: Tom McGuane Book Collection

I have a hardbound, first edition of Thomas McGuane’s The Longest Silence for sale, but it doesn’t stop there. I have a hardbound, second edition of McGuane’s Live Water (in a slipcase), which was published by Meadow Run Press with … Continue reading

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Winter Dreaming . . . for bones and permit

Been organizing the last couple days, first the winter steelhead bag and now the bonefish and permit duffel. While I was organizing flies the sun peaked out and I took a few shots of my loot. Just looking at flies … Continue reading

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Bonefish Observed in Crazy Spawning Behavior

Ran across this e-mail today and thought all of you would enjoy reading it, especially you who have thrown for the bone in the Bahamas and elsewhere. Pretty cool information and it’s kind of crazy to try to picture thousands … Continue reading

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Bonefish and Tarpon Trust’s Belize Flats Trip

About this time of year I start thinking about Caribbean possibilities and this one is particularly intriguing. Fish like crazy and help a great research cause in the process. What’s not to like. Give this a read. Let me know … Continue reading

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Fred Thomas Fish Art: Discount

Many of you know that my father, Fred Thomas, is one of the country’s best wildlife artists and I thought I would share his work with you from time to time. Fred is willing to offer a discount to AT … Continue reading

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El Pesador Lodge’s Tarpon Tagging Expedition

Here’s your chance to help answer the $64,000 Question, “Are our fish, their fish?” Is it possible that the giant tarpon we see late in the summer every year in Belize are the same fish anglers see in the Florida … Continue reading

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Half Price at Abaco Lodge, Bahamas

Wanted all of you to know of a sweet deal to take advantage of—if you can get a quick shorepass and head to the Bahamas on Monday. Earlier today I spoke with Oliver White from Nervous Waters who said a … Continue reading

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How to Fly Fish for Bonefish and Permit—the pause and set

As I explained in a recent post on the fly fishing gear you need for bonefish, I am not an expert on the salt. But, I spent two weeks chasing bones in the Bahamas and I learned several things that … Continue reading

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Fly Fishing Gear For Bahamas Bonefish 101

Disclaimer. Disclaimer. I’m not a saltwater expert. Nor am I some bonefishing guru. But I did learn a lot the past two weeks about what a person needs when chasing bones and other flats species and I was able to … Continue reading

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Danger on the Flats

 

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