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Boca Paila Shop Trip 2012 The Fly Fishers

The Fly Fishers headed south to one of our favorite saltwater fly fishing destinations, Boca Paila Fishing Lodge. The mission was fly fishing for tarpon, bonefish, snook and permit. The trip turned out to be of the the most unforgettable trips we have had yet. Our group caught a total of 10 permit and we caught 3 Grand Slams and a Super Slam. That's why we love this place. It has some of the most reliable saltwater flats fly fishing to be found.

It's a great destination for the new saltwater fly angler because of the fish we typically see and with a ton of permit in the area it's a great destination for the experienced angler as well.

For bonefish which do run on the small side although we do catch fish in the 4 to 5 pound range 6 through 8 weight saltwater fly rods are perfect. Our choice are the higher performance models from Sage, Loomis and Winston. we also used the Echo Edge 84 10 weight fly rod that Pat Ehlers of The Fly Fishers designed for warmwater species. It makes a great mangrove rod for fly fishing tarpon and snnok too.

Good quality fly reels are a necessity with the strength of the fish and the saltwater environment. We used Abel Super Series, Lamson Velocity and Litespeeds and Sage 4500 models on this trip.

The food, service and guides are all top notch at Boca Paila and this keeps us coming back for more. If you want to get in on the fun join us in 2013. call pat at 414-259-8100 for more information on the trip.

The Airflo Tropical Fly Lines do a great job for us for all of the species.

Boca Paila with The Fly Fishers 2012
Boca Paila with The Fly Fishers 2012
Jared Ehlers First Permit
Jared Ehlers First Permit
Check Out Those Nostrils
Check Out Those Nostrils
Al
Al
Permit Food
Permit Food
Wading For Permit
Wading For Permit
Fly Fishing For Tarpon At Boca Paila
Fly Fishing For Tarpon At Boca Paila
Fly Fishing Tarpon At Boca Paila
Fly Fishing Tarpon At Boca Paila
Echo Edge84 Fly Rods And Tarpon
Echo Edge84 Fly Rods And Tarpon
More Tarpon
More Tarpon
The Silver King Mexican Style
The Silver King Mexican Style
Permit On The Flats Rocks
Permit On The Flats Rocks
Fighting Fish
Fighting Fish
Sunglasses and Buffs
Sunglasses and Buffs
Fly Fishing For Snook
Fly Fishing For Snook
Chico The Permit Man
Chico The Permit Man
The Rag Head Crab
The Rag Head Crab
Grand Slams At Boca Paila
Grand Slams At Boca Paila
Bonefish and The Skull & Crossbones
Bonefish and The Skull & Crossbones
Boca Paila Staff
Boca Paila Staff
Fly Fishing For Bonefish At Boca Paila
Fly Fishing For Bonefish At Boca Paila
Join Us in 2013
Join Us in 2013