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Rio Marié peacock bass pursuits from The Fly Shop

Filmed by John Sherman on a tributary of the Amazon, The Rio Marie', "the home to the largest population of trophy peacock bass ever discovered." [...]

March 14, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Video: Peacock Bass of the Amazon

Follow talented fly fishermen and film crew deep in to the Columbian jungle in search of "apo ubo", giant peacock bass of the Amazon. [...]

February 8, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide, Videos

Industry News: Winston Adds Rio Marié Lodge to “Preferred” List

Fly fishing the jungles of South America are remarkably "unlike" anything you would expect from being in a jungle: bug-less and riverine flora almost familiar looking. Hot? Very! [...]

October 14, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

Destinations: The curious case of Miami’s peacock bass

Peacock Bass provide a healthy economy to South Florida, with anglers spending between $5 million and $8 million dollars a year to catch them. [...]

September 21, 2016 Destinations, Florida, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide, Videos

News: Surprise find in Miami airport lake for ‘River Monsters’ host

They were startled by what else they found among the peacocks: another invader from the Amazon — a two-foot aruana swimming freely near the surface [...]

April 7, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide