Fly Fishing for Tarpon

Tarpons pose as a great challenger for fly fishers for many reasons. They are huge, no wonder they are called Silver Kings. Tarpon are also capable of jumping up to 6 feet in the air and their mouths are solid bone. Fly fishers often find it hard to land one over 100 pounds.

Fly Fishing for Tarpon

Fly Fishing Tips

The best time to fish for Tarpon in Florida is sometime around January, February and March. The next best thing to do to increase the likelihood of catching a Tarpon is to hire the right guide. There are many factors that work against fishermen when it comes to fishing for this fish. Hiring a guide will beat these factors. Another great tip when it comes to fly fishing for Tarpon is in using the right fly. Aside from using the right fly, it is also important to note other factors such as the tide, the current, the time of day, fly pattern, temperament of the fish, the Line Leader combination used, and