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Saltwater Fly Fishing Bonefish, Tarpon, Redfish, Permit, False Albacore, Striped Bass, etc...

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Old 06-20-2012, 01:59 PM
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As a saltwater fly fisher for part of the year and one who misses the salt for the rest of the year, I'd love to see a thread where people post their saltwater catches... while we could put them in "Fish other than trout" and "warmwater fish" I think we could use a dedicated saltwater thread!

So if that is amenable to the mods, Here's a small snook caught off the beach and an upper-end-of-the-slot nighttime red which inhaled a clouser to kick off the thread:

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The coolest part about this redfish was the photoshop-esque shape of the tail-spot:
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Old 06-20-2012, 05:01 PM
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Great fish A.J. Great idea also. Maybe well see some real pigs!
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Old 06-20-2012, 07:17 PM
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I have a few pictures, but I'm gonna spread them out so that it's looks like I catch more fish than I really do.

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Nice Striper Rip! Is that a piece of Eel Grass or part of the fly?
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This is a bad bad thread for me.....I want to get on some redfish so bad its not even funny.
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Here's a couple from the South Coast (Palacios, TX) and Poorboy Outfitting (me (poorboy) & my sons):
First my oldest's first time out in salt with flyrod
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Great idea AJ, I'll pace myself like Rip

Striper
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Fluke (Summer Flounder)
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A pair of Hickory Shad (not intentional, they get in the way during Fall Striper season)
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@ KWB...Dang, those are some slammin' reds, and a sheepy on fly? Way cool. Did that black drum break that rod? or is it just tore down? Great catches...
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@ KWB...Dang, those are some slammin' reds, and a sheepy on fly? Way cool. Did that black drum break that rod? or is it just tore down? Great catches...
Busted rod laying next to the Redfish, was a brand new rod, they wrapped a guide too tight...
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