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Oct. 11th. 2013

Oct. 11th. 2013

As usual I started my day with breakfast at 5th. Ave. south, the sky was bright so it looked like it would be a nice day. This morning the Gulf was calm and clear. It was at the end of low tide when I spotted some Snook patrolling the shore. My Snook skills where rusty and consequently I spooked the fish. Lots of people about this morning, both walkers and fisherman. I waded out at one of the pilingsets to…

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October 10th. 2013

October 10th. 2013

After breakfast I headed out to the beach again where the waves where less high than yesterday. The water had cleared a bit and I actually spotted two snook at the beach or better said they spotted me and scooted off. Headed to the pass and fished the outgoing dark waters of the bay. Got a serious strike on the fly and something big ran off with my fly, the hook was thrown though. Continued fishing the jetty and got…

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October 9th. 2013

October 9th. 2013

As westerly winds have turned the Gulf of Mexico in a big murky mess there was yet no sightfishing on the beach possible. The waves had gone though and it seemed like clarity might return in a few days, the dolphins where already on their usual beach patrol. I did however fished one of the throughs on the beach at low tide and got one snooklette, a lucky shot. At the breakwaters further south Tarpon where rolling in casting range….

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October 8th. 2013

October 8th. 2013

On oct. 7th. I started my journey from the Netherlands to the United States. From Amsterdam it went to Atlanta,GA en then further to Ft. Myers,FL. My final destination Naples,FL was reached past midnight. The first fishing session took me to the beach in the afternoon where the sound of crashing waves did not forebode anything good. The water had no visibility so sight fishing was out of the question. As the Ospreys had taken to the sky some sort…

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Germany 05-10-2013

Germany 05-10-2013

As the trout season and also a section of my stream would be closed at the end of themonth I decided to go on a last outing to the stream.Having gained another permit to fish the mill pool I was pretty confident that the fishing session would be good.The last couple of days had been pretty warm for the time of year but still temperatureswould drop steady in the evening.The day started foggy, no signs of any rainshowers that where…

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