Originally Posted by ghocevar
So I went out with Todd Ziels on Saturday for a half day...had a rough go at it as the water temp was only at 64 degrees near Big Pine which is where we fished...the cold snap last week really put the fish off and he worked his tail off to make sure I caught my first tarpon on a fly (even though it was a baby tarpon). He knew where the fish were, or should have been, but luck wasn't on our side that day. I now have unfinished business with some tarpon down there and would not hesitate to recommend or use him again. Very knowledgeable and good company to boot!
Any guide who works his butt off to get you one fish is well worth it. Great job on your part, too. I could fish for baby t's all day.