Swedish Sea Trout Adventure

Differences in Cultures: Janell DeYoung and I traveled to Norway last week to exhibit at a Sportsman’s Expo in Lillestrom, just outside Oslo. Throughout the 8 days we spent with our hosts, we enjoyed discovering the differences between us (the Americans) and them (the Scandinavians). In the end it was evident that although few Americans […]

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Final Day on the Flats

Another day spent chasing the almighty Permit! I met Capt.Jared Cyr at the Huricane Hole Marina yesterday morning. We headed out to probe the flats around Key West for an opportunity to land my first Permit on a fly. We pulled onto the edge of the first of Jared’s favorite spots. As I pulled line from […]

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Fishing the Flats

I spent the day on the flats yesterday, fishing for Redfish and Permit. I came home feeling like a failure. Scratch that, I was a failure. I’m a pretty decent angler.. but Saltwater fishing with a fly or spinning rod brings out EVERY flaw in my game. Many of my FB friends are accomplished Saltwater […]

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Barracuda

The fastest fish on the flats is the Barracuda. I’ve had them hit my tube on the way out of the water, and not land for ten feet! Yesterday, I had two very large cudas charge after my bright yellow, 8″ long cuda tube from 30 feet apart. They swarmed the lure all the way […]

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