An obsessive steelhead angler’s thoughts on a book about the obsessive pursuit of tarpon. OCTOBER 28TH, 2020: Lords Of The Fly by Monte Burke, Pegasus … The post BOTWW: Lords Of The Fly Edition appeared first on Moldy Chum.
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Anyone that’s fly fished for tarpon has probably experienced how easy it can be to present the fly incorrectly. If you miss your target, even by just a little bit, it can drastically lower your chances for getting a tarpon to eat. Cast the fly too close, and the tarpon will spook. Don’t lead the fish enough, and your fly won’t get down to the… Read More »Saltwater Fly Fishing: 11 Tips for Presenting Your Fly To Tarpon
Another meaty excerpt from Monte Burke’s new book Lords of the Fly. Forty-odd years ago, a former college lineman’s upset stomach and a running-back-sized tarpon … The post A Crappy Boat Ride, a Record Catch and a Fly-Fishing Frenzy appeared first on Moldy Chum.
In the late 1970s and early 1980s, something unique happened in the quiet little town on the west coast of Florida known as Homosassa. The … The post The Drug-Smuggling Miami Mobster Who Fell in Love With Tarpon Fishing appeared first on Moldy Chum.
This one’s really good. What’s it like to book a charter with Captain Chris Yergans? Jebb Stone talks a bit about his experience Tarpon … The post Jebb Stone Testimonial for CNY on the Fly appeared first on Moldy Chum.