Belize, Belize Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Belize, Belize Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Whether heading for El Pescador or any other bonefish/permit/tarpon destination, practice casting for a week or 10 days prior to your trip. Work out any winter-induced kinks and be ready when your guide says, "50-feet mon, 11 o'clock."
Fishing Report Last Updated:
3 / 18 / 2019
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Belize is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Fishing conditions: FISHING REPORT: March 18, 2019 Weather: Windy to calm, sunny and warm Winds: E, ESE 5-20mph. Air Temps: Highs in the low 80s's, Lows around 80. Water Temperature: 81º F. Moon phase: Waxing Gibbous Sunrise 5:57am Sunset: 6:02pm WHAT GUESTS WERE CATCHING Bonefish (Macabi): Bonefish were good both from the boat and wading, and some really large ones were landed. Permit (Palometa): Several large permit were landed both on fly and spin. Tarpon (Sabalo): Light winds and sunshine improved the Tarpon opportunities. Bonefish - Christmas Island Special, Orange size 6. Permit - Tan Squimp in size 6 & 8, Mantis Shrimp. Tarpon- White and black and purple toads and bunnies 2/0 or 3/0 The week in review: After several weeks of windy weather; guides and guests welcomed calmer days and clear water.

Inshore temperature: 82 Degrees F

Offshore temperature: 82 Degrees F

Type of bait fish are feeding on:

Fish species: Primary: Permit, Tarpon, Bonefish; Secondary: Barracuda, Jacks, Ladyfish

Fishing season: Year-Around

Nearest airport: Belize City

Belize Description

At El Pescador, located on Ambergris Caye, you can achieve the anglers' ultimate dream - a Grand Slam of bonefish, tarpon and permit. Belize's shallow water contains the only classic tarpon flats outside South Florida. Our flats are world renowned for offering the opportunity to site cast to tarpon 12 months a year.

You can cast the lagoons for lady fish or snook, go outside the reef into the deep ...

Techniques & Tips

Efficient casting. Everything in the salt happens fast, so it's about being ready! Teamwork with your guide - be sure to clearly communicate expectations.

7-Day Forecast

Had some rain today but the East winds are coming and clearing for the coming week. Twelve boats went out today and Tarpon on the fly, Bone fish on the fly and snook! were caught. Sun tomorrow and the boats will head back out. plenty of fish! bring your camera! Thanks

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