BELIZE FISHING REPORT

MAY 8, 2021 THROUGH MAY 15, 2021

Weather Conditions: Mostly sunny weather with fresh to strong winds from the East at 20-30 Mph.

Winds: East at 20-30 Mph.

Air Temperature: Low 90’s.

Sunrise: 5:18 am Sunset: 6:18 pm

Moonphase: Waxing crescent 20%.

WHAT GUESTS WERE CATCHING:

BONEFISH (Macabi): Good numbers of bones were caught Most were in the 2-4 Lb range.

PERMIT (Palometta): 19 Permit were caught between 10 - 20 Lbs.

TARPON (Sabalo): Seven Tarpon were taken. Most were juvenile fish between 5 and 20 Lbs. The big migratory Tarpon are starting to arrive!

OTHER SPECIES: Some big Jacks were caught and three good Snook were also landed.

GRAND SLAM: Three Grand Slams were recorded! The fishery is on fire!

FLIES THAT WORKED

FOR BONEFISH - Christmas Island Specials in gold, pearl and pink sizes 4 & 6, and Crazy Charlies in pink and orange.

FOR PERMIT - Mantis shrimp and Flexo crabs. Reggae crabs also worked.

FOR TARPON - White bunnies and black/purple bunnies are the flies of choice.

Week in Review:

Fishing was excellent again this week, despite the strong winds. Permit are still being caught in good numbers, and the big migratory Tarpon are starting to show up! Chris & Vanessa R had a great week fishing with Capt. Emir. Vanessa had a Slam on day one, and they went on to have a double Slam the next day which included a double header on Permit ! This all on Vanessa's birthday.

Fishing photo of the week:


Chris, Capt. Emir, and Vanessa with a their double grand slam Permit double on Vanessa's birthday!