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El Pescador Fishing Report 3rd April 2024

The weather conditions were great; This week has been sunny & cloudy, great weather to catch some fish. We did catch a good number of Bonefish, just not a lot of Permit & Tarpon this week. We caught other species such as Barracuda, Jacks & Snappers.


The weather this week was good, we had a few days of sunny days and some windy days with the winds South-southeast winds.

Moon Phase: Full Moon March 25 Third Quarter April 1
Sunrise / Sunset: Sunrise 5:47 am Sunset: 6:05 pm

What Guests Were Catching

Bonefish: 176 bones were landed for the week, most were in the 2-4 pound range.
Permit: Slow week for Permit, just one landed.
Tarpon: Four Tarpon landed this week.
Other Species: Some Jacks, Snapper, and a few Barracuda.

Flies That Worked

Bonefish: Christmas Island Specials in gold, pearl, and pink sizes 4 & 6, and Crazy Charlies in pink and orange as well as shrimp patterns.
Permit: Squmip rag head crabs, and strongarms crabs.
Tarpon: Toads, chartreuse, and black/purple bunnies are the flies of choice

Contact Us

If you would like to learn more about the stunning El Pescador Lodge, make sure you take a look at our tour page for all dates, pricing and availability. If you have any questions regarding any of our other saltwater fly fishing destinations, contact Peter Collingsworth on 01603 407596 or via email at

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