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Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 02-02-2012, 12:57 PM
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Views: 1,359
Posted By JTWG
Flats Wading Boots

Hey fellas,
Is there a big difference between the flats booties ( like the orvis Christmas Isalnd boots) vs. an actual boot like the Simms flats sneaker? I'm trying to determine if it is worth the...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 01-24-2012, 09:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,041
Posted By JTWG
Hi Marty, I would throw a tan over white into...

Hi Marty,
I would throw a tan over white into the mix and use craft fur instead of deer hair. For thread, try gotcha pink.

As for flash, everyone has a different opinion on that one. I...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 01-24-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 983
Posted By JTWG
thanks for the tip Charlie. I think that is the...

thanks for the tip Charlie. I think that is the place. Any fly recommendations for that part of the world?
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 01-24-2012, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 427
Posted By JTWG
Thanks guys. I had the 811s bend on fish, not...

Thanks guys. I had the 811s bend on fish, not snags. It happened on several hooks, not just one or two. I've read on some other boards that others have had similar problems.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 01-23-2012, 08:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 427
Posted By JTWG
Gama Hooks

Have any of you guys used the Gamakatsu SL 11 3H hooks for your bonefish flies before? I have used the 811S but bent several on my last trip and want to switch. I think these are tin colored. I...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 01-23-2012, 07:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 983
Posted By JTWG
I'm going with a group of guys and I believe it's...

I'm going with a group of guys and I believe it's a place called the Long Island Bonefish Club. I'm not sure that's it's officially open yet.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 01-22-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 983
Posted By JTWG
Thanks for the tips. I'm headed to Long Island...

Thanks for the tips. I'm headed to Long Island and am going to do a little bit of guided and DIY. One last question, how does Pineapple compare to Southern Air? Anyone have any fly recommendations...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 01-10-2012, 07:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 983
Posted By JTWG
Thanks guys. Any tips for changing airlines in...

Thanks guys. Any tips for changing airlines in Nassau? I've always carried on my fly gear flying from the states. I usually fish Grand Bahamas but am thinking of trying a trip to Long Island. I...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 01-09-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 983
Posted By JTWG
Pineapple Air

Any of you guys had any experience with Pineapple Air? I might have a trip coming up and thinking of taking them to Long Island, Bahamas from Nassau.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 09-30-2011, 08:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 318
Posted By JTWG
Capt. Perry

Hey guys, anyone know what happened to Capt. Perry in Grand Bahamas? His Web site now goes to some other fly fishing lodge and it's been down for a while.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 05-28-2010, 07:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,196
Posted By JTWG
By the way, as I was rereading your report, I...

By the way, as I was rereading your report, I noticed you had issues with the wind. I just returned from Grand Bahamas and had the same issue. In fact, it's been an issue on every flats trip I've...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 05-28-2010, 07:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,196
Posted By JTWG
That's a great fish. Job well done.

That's a great fish. Job well done.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 02-02-2010, 08:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,456
Posted By JTWG
Pete, I'm glad to hear that you finally had...

Pete,
I'm glad to hear that you finally had some good weather and a great trip.

Thanks for a great report.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 10-08-2009, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 450
Posted By JTWG
Pete, glad to hear your out and about. How was...

Pete, glad to hear your out and about. How was the cape. Any trip reports ?
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 10-07-2009, 09:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 450
Posted By JTWG
Pete, where have you been fishing this summer? ...

Pete, where have you been fishing this summer? Haven't heard much from you?
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 05-16-2009, 01:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,074
Posted By JTWG
Pete, i'm trying to upload some pictures, but...

Pete, i'm trying to upload some pictures, but this seems impossible. will keep trying.

I fished with Capt. Perry Demeritte and with a guide from North Riding Point. They were both top notch. ...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 05-14-2009, 09:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,074
Posted By JTWG
Grand Bahamas Bonefish Report

Hello Board,
I finally had my chance on the bow at the beginning of May for 3 days of guided fishing. Thanks to everyone who has helped with recommendations and input.

The weather was pretty...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 04-15-2009, 08:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By JTWG
you can take a two piece but you will have to...

you can take a two piece but you will have to check it. I would buy a rod carrier or figure out a way to secure the rod tube to a suitcase or backpack.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 04-08-2009, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 595
Posted By JTWG
i too would really like to fish here. that said,...

i too would really like to fish here. that said, im not convinced it is the right move at this time. Cuba still persecutes anyone who "disagrees" with the government and while the pressure from the...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 04-07-2009, 07:44 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,353
Posted By JTWG
great report. i am fishing with perry so i will...

great report. i am fishing with perry so i will ask him. would love to catch a jack.

good idea on the compromise. there are many layers to the issue.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 04-07-2009, 08:21 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,353
Posted By JTWG
nmb, can we get a trip report? I'm headed down...

nmb,
can we get a trip report? I'm headed down at the end of the month.

on the diy thing, I think there is a way to find some common ground. why not charge a license and then have that money go...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 03-26-2009, 08:53 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,353
Posted By JTWG
Neal, I got it. I got it. I got...

Neal,

I got it.

I got it.

I got it.


:D Thanks guys for the help.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 03-23-2009, 08:12 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,353
Posted By JTWG
NMB, Are you fishing with Perry? I've got him...

NMB,
Are you fishing with Perry? I've got him booked for one day. Please be sure to let me know how you make out.

By the way, do you guys use weed guards on your bonefish flies? i'm wondering...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 03-23-2009, 09:13 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,353
Posted By JTWG
I'm headed to Grand Bahamas. I would only fish...

I'm headed to Grand Bahamas. I would only fish from a beach for about half a day. I'm planning on 3 days guided, I just have a half day when I get there and am anxious to get started!!
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 03-22-2009, 08:04 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,353
Posted By JTWG
bahamas bonefishing permits

Hello board, there was a thread a few months ago about a proposal to require a fishing license for DIY bonefishing in the Bahamas. I'm headed down in about 2 months and am planning on fishing with a...
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