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#427319 - 01/10/12 10:52 AM Fly Fishing out of Ambergris Caye  
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Hello
Heading to your fine island in Feb/Mar. Looking to book fly fishing for 6-8 people (Fly fishing the flats for Permit, Tarpon, Bonefish, etc) - i am a rookie to salt water fishing but have fly fished the western states of the US for all my life.
I am leaning towards Tres Pecados to help me book the guides as i have heard good things about them.

anyone have suggestions?

Thanks


#427330 - 01/10/12 11:31 AM Re: Fly Fishing out of Ambergris Caye [Re: Denverjeff]  
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I think Tres Pecados Is a good bet.you are fishing prime time so book now ,I am a reef guy .but we have some fly guys who fish here here they know there stuff and maybe can make a suggestion
SF JEFF Who lives here and owns ROJO LOUNGE UP NORTH . is one FLY FISHERMAN ,KREHFISH is a fly fisherman They can maybe share give you some help IF THEY SEE THIS POST.?
If you want to try a day of reef go to www.fishingsanpedro.com
TIGHT LINES TO YOU AND GOOD FISHING .

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#427332 - 01/10/12 11:35 AM Re: Fly Fishing out of Ambergris Caye [Re: Denverjeff]  
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You're on the right track with Tres Pescado. But, as the Captain said, get on it now. 3 or 4 guides on the particular day(s) you want may be a challenge.


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#427335 - 01/10/12 12:14 PM Re: Fly Fishing out of Ambergris Caye [Re: Denverjeff]  
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Denver,

You lucky bastard, you have that BassPro out on I70! nearly 2 acres of shop dedicated to tackle ho paradise (although I know there are kick ass smaller fly shops in Denver as well).

The fly shop guys at BP seemed pretty knowledgeable about Caye waters when I visited a few weeks ago. Maybe place a call to the fly shop for some aditional input.

Local input from here is of course best tho and Krehs and Cptn's recommendations about Tres P are good ones. I recently took Krehs advice about some contacts and it looks as if its going to pan out nicely.

#427336 - 01/10/12 12:14 PM Re: Fly Fishing out of Ambergris Caye [Re: captjeff]  
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Appreciate the tips! i will look to book quickly

#427342 - 01/10/12 12:31 PM Re: Fly Fishing out of Ambergris Caye [Re: Denverjeff]  
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Where do you plan to stay? Have you alrady booked as these are popular months? El Pescador is a resort dedicated to fly fishing.
My very favorite guy (but he is popular) is Abby Marine of GoFishBelize.


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#427343 - 01/10/12 12:32 PM Re: Fly Fishing out of Ambergris Caye [Re: krehfish]  
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Jeff,

Seems like all of the fly shops around Denver have folks who have fished San Pedro so you shouldn't have any trouble getting info.

I booked with Abbie at gofishbelize.com and I highly recommend him but I'm sure there are several down there. Fair warning though you may not want to fish for trout ever again after your trip.

#427355 - 01/10/12 01:28 PM Re: Fly Fishing out of Ambergris Caye [Re: ConiferStan]  
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Thanks for the tips - in the process of booking with Tres Pescados -
From what Stan says, this will not be my last trip down??


#427356 - 01/10/12 01:31 PM Re: Fly Fishing out of Ambergris Caye [Re: ScubaLdy]  
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Scubalady - i am staying at Casa Gonzo if you know where that is....

#427359 - 01/10/12 01:43 PM Re: Fly Fishing out of Ambergris Caye [Re: Denverjeff]  
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Can't go wrong booking with Tres Pescados... Jim (owner) is a great guy... he'll set you up w/ great guides.

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