The fishing this week at El Pescador has been incredible, with the biggest slam week of the summer season!
El Pescador – 12/09/2021
Well, what a week it’s been here at El Pescador! First of all the weather has been very settled, warm, with mostly sunny skies and light winds and secondly, the fishing has been absolutely off the scale! This week has been one of our most productive weeks of the summer season and our biggest slam week. Our anglers achieved an incredible nine slams and two super slams, and there’s been lots of giant Tarpon and Permit across all the flats.
What Guests Were Catching
More than 280 bones were landed for the week, most were in the 2-4 pound range.
35 Permit were landed.
30 Tarpon were landed. The largest fish was about 50 pounds.
Two Snook and anglers landed some Jacks, Snapper, as well as big Barracuda.
Nine grand slams with 2 super slams! – Greg M. 4 slams with Captain Gordy; Forrest H. 2 slams and 1 super slam with Captain Gordy; Brian C. 1 super slam with Captain Michael; Nik R. 2 slams with Captain Kristian; Trevor G. 1 slam with Captain Emir and Capt. Cesar.
Flies That Worked
Bonefish: Christmas Island Specials in gold, pearl and pink sizes 4 & 6, and Crazy Charlies.
Permit: Mantis shrimp, rag head crabs and Flexo crabs.
Tarpon: White bunnies, chartreuse and black/purple bunnies are the flies of choice.
For more information on how you can fish El Pescador, make sure to take a look at our tour page for all our dates and pricing. If you have any questions regarding any of our tours, get in touch with us at 01603 407596 and one of our dedicated professionals will help you with any questions.