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#97249 - 02/09/05 07:34 PM Fly Fishing Guides
cottage1 Offline
Looking to hire a few fly fishing guides Feb. 14-20. Can anybody recommend a few names besides Capt. Bicho and son. I am looking to do mostly flats fishing for Bonefish, Permit , and Tarpon.

Does anybody know how stocked the El Pescador fly shop is for flies and leaders?

I am probably an intermediate fly fisherman so would be looking for a little guidance from a guide.

#97250 - 02/09/05 07:47 PM Re: Fly Fishing Guides
SimonB Offline
Try Wilbur Marin 226-2227 or 600-5029, he was one of the original guides at El Pescador and now does freelance.

#97251 - 02/09/05 07:59 PM Re: Fly Fishing Guides
krehfish Offline
I can personally recommend Vincent Dawson(book through Ruby's) and Manuel Azueto(book through Tradewinds). I've heard some positive comments about Severo Guerrero on this board and on ffboards-check past board posts. Pescador has alot, but I'd suggest to stock-up at home. Even if you have more than you need, you'll have saved $
Flyfishing my way through mid-life crisis.

#97252 - 02/09/05 10:38 PM Re: Fly Fishing Guides
Magnum Belize Offline
Also Abbie Marin whom my clients have booked and said is excellent! 226 - 3121

#97253 - 02/10/05 12:05 AM Re: Fly Fishing Guides
Caye Crazed Offline
I agree with Magnum Belize. I went out with Abby Marin and had a super time flats fishing.We caught bonefish,black snapper,red snapper,snook and even a barracuda.He'll fillet them as well.

#97254 - 02/10/05 03:33 PM Re: Fly Fishing Guides
krehfish Offline
Cottage: just a note. Don't be put off by comments about guides that have got folks into snappers,jacks, cudas etc. Very few guides came to the job w/ff experience. Many migrated from commercial fishing and most would starve w/o alot of reef/channel spinfishing clients. The trick is to find a guy who understands the unique boat-handling needs of flyguys.
Flyfishing my way through mid-life crisis.

#97255 - 02/10/05 05:07 PM Re: Fly Fishing Guides
cottage1 Offline
Thanks Krehfish ! How did you do when you went with these guys? Do they bring any equipment with them or just the boat and a net? Any idea on what they charge? Is the best way to reach them through the hotel?

Thanks for the input!

#97256 - 02/18/05 01:45 AM Re: Fly Fishing Guides
flyfishin Offline
I have said on this board before that my husband and I fly fished with Severo Guerrero. He was excellent and really knew how to put us on the bonefish. He poles the boat standing on a little stool. He ties his own flies and had a good supply of them. We will definitely book with him again. You can contact him directly at 226 - 2324

#97257 - 02/18/05 02:43 AM Re: Fly Fishing Guides
obtuseangler Offline

Don't go telling everyone about Severo, it's already hard enough to book him smile

I'll be on AC by this time tomorrow and I'm fishing with Severo for 2 days.
it takes some green to live the dream...

#97258 - 02/18/05 03:01 AM Re: Fly Fishing Guides
flyfishin Offline
Sorry about that - I'll recommend someone else from now on!

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