Browsing By Tag: tarpon

C.A. Richardson and a 190-Pound Tarpon

  • CA Richardson

This past summer, I spent some quality time fishing for tarpon around the mouth of Tampa Bay with one of my favorite clients, Mr. Clay Albers of Slidell, LA. Clay was determined to get his personal best tarpon this year and had spent lots of time preparing for his trip with me by getting into shape and choosing the one… More

Fly Fishing HOF Inductee Stu Apte

  • E-NATION

As he’s inducted into the Fly Fishing Hall of Fame, Stu Apte will be remembered for the innovations he developed and the 44 records he collected during his years of leaning on a push pole as a guide on the flats of the Florida Keys. Those developments include the Apte Tarpon Fly patterns (one of which was featured on a… More

Stu Apte and The One that got away

  • E-NATION

When you ask a legendary fisherman for his best fish story, you expect a legendary answer. E-NATION asked 2005 IGFA Hall of Fame inductee and upcoming Fly Fishing Hall of Fame inductee Stu Apte to tell us about the one that got away. His response did not disappoint.   * * * * * * * * * * *… More