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Browsing the "Tarpon" Tag

Renewed hope is in the message of teaching

In the Bahamas, BTT has sharpened its focus on outreach and education based on the scientific research they've conducted throughout the islands. [...]

August 7, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: June 1 – June 7, 2018

Catch this weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

June 8, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

May the knots be with you

Being comfortable with a loop knot you've tied hundreds of times is to be confident it will hold. No matter, its all about seating the knot - think turns and coils. [...]

May 22, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Feature: Part 3 of 3 – Andy Mill on “Feeding the Animal”

Part III concludes the chapter on Feeding the Animal. The most valuable take away lesson here is DON’T STRIKE YOUR ’POON TOO SOON! [...]

April 27, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Flies, Slide

Feature: Part 2 of 3 – Andy Mill on “Feeding the Animal”

Andy Mill knows as much about tarpon catching as anyone dead or alive. Read the second segment of this most important chapter from his book. [...]

April 25, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Flies, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Setting the hook is a major skill set

After decades of presenting a fly that entices, fools, hooks, catches fish of many an alias, it's losing nice fish that makes a more lasting impression. [...]

February 27, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Destinations: Wild on the fly in Belize

Life is slow here but the fishing action is not. Shallow “flats” patches of ocean that are only shin-deep, run thick with permit. [...]

January 8, 2018 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Destinations: Crooked and Acklins islands

Crooked and Acklins in the Bahamas is the best bonefish destination in the world and maybe the best possible Bahamian destination for both tarpon and permit [...]

November 28, 2017 Destinations, RECENT, Slide

IGFA: Playing by the rules

A good angler, using a light tippet, knows they must catch quickly because of predation. Also important are proper handling and a timely release. [...]

November 13, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Reminder: The world of the flats at your doorstep

The scope of this BTT symposium cannot be overstated. Experts in every discipline with regard to "FLATS" fisheries will be in attendance. It makes a world of difference being informed [...]

October 23, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide