Lefty Kreh’s Trip Report for Angling Report (Must Read)

2017-04-18T17:52:27+00:00

One of the biggest highlights of the 2012 season at the Palometa Club was the honor of hosting Mr. Bernard Victor Kreh and a handful of his friends earlier this month.  You can see our other related trip reports from the "Lefty Week" in our blog archive.  Lefty took the time to [...]

Lefty Kreh’s Trip Report for Angling Report (Must Read) 2017-04-18T17:52:27+00:00

Another Birthday Yucatan Permit Fishing Report (Steve Henriksen Trip)

2017-04-18T17:52:27+00:00

Multi-repeat Tailwaters client and friend, Steve Henriksen, and crew (Mark Godvin, Cary Williams, Curtis Baker) enjoyed a short week post-Easter at the Club and had this to say about his trip and his 11th hour birthday permit. I learned later he did not remember it was his birt [...]

Another Birthday Yucatan Permit Fishing Report (Steve Henriksen Trip) 2017-04-18T17:52:27+00:00

Jason Lindsey Mops the Floor – 6 Permit Week

2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

Repeat guest, Jason Lindsey, needed some talking into at the 11th hour to make the commitment and travel from Santa Clara, Utah to grace our presence at the Club this Easter week. Boy, is he glad he made the trip. A classic example of when Permititus, even at the expense of a p [...]

Jason Lindsey Mops the Floor – 6 Permit Week 2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

“Lefty & Me”. Reflections on a Week Hosting Lefty Kreh

2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

By: Dick Cameron (owner/operator) At 53 years of age I have now kicked around this industry, on and off, since the mid 90’s. My winding road has crossed paths with many of our sports notables over the years either on the water, at the shows or in and out of fly shops. Most of t [...]

“Lefty & Me”. Reflections on a Week Hosting Lefty Kreh 2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

Better to be Lucky

2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

Story written by TPC guest, John Chinuntdet and photographs provided by Tonya Crowe-Chinuntdet Alonzo, our head guide, whispered, “John, make a cast at 9 o’clock. There is a big school of permit 45 feet away moving off the flat.” I saw black dorsal and tail fins waving over the [...]

Better to be Lucky 2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

99th & 100th Permit for Season in the Bag

2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

Jason Lindsey, fellow permit sick-o, and Utah resident landed our 99th and 100th permit of the 2012 campaign over the weekend.  Well done, Jason!  We are on track for 200. 99th Permit of 2012 with Mr. Jason Lindsey. 100th Permit of 2012 Season with Jason Lindsey. Jason's Autogr [...]

99th & 100th Permit for Season in the Bag 2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

The Oil Patch Crew

2017-04-18T17:52:33+00:00

Our new best friend in the great white north Mike Gifford of Country Pleasures Fly shop in Calgary Alberta, sent down his first of 3 groups of the season and what a spirited crew they turned out to be. Fishing was a bit on the difficult side but that didn’t detour this crew fro [...]

The Oil Patch Crew 2017-04-18T17:52:33+00:00

The Club to Open for Fall Season in 2012!

2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

Due to popular demand, we have decided to open the Club for seven weeks of autumn fishing starting on November 2, 2012. The plan is to stay open until December 21, 2012, close back down for the holidays, and then reopen again (as usual) for the duration of the 2013 campaign, Ja [...]

The Club to Open for Fall Season in 2012! 2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

Digger’s Dolphins & Valerie’s Visit

2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

At least once a season, Kaye’s daughter, Valerie comes down from Bellevue, WA. and spends a few weeks in Punta Allen with her mom.  Val inherited her Mother’s good looks and zest for life.  They are like two peas in a pod (3 peas including Digger) and are always off [...]

Digger’s Dolphins & Valerie’s Visit 2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

FIRE IN PUNTA ALLEN! Donations and Support Welcome.

2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

Last week there was a horrible fire in Punta Allen.  A handful of buildings including the local bakery and the home Julio’s ex-wife, were completely lost in the fire.  TPC guides, Julio and Tony, both have daughters who lost nearly everything in the fire (including all th [...]

FIRE IN PUNTA ALLEN! Donations and Support Welcome. 2017-04-18T17:52:28+00:00

The Flagpole. New Tradition.

2017-04-18T17:52:33+00:00

The newest tradition at the Palometa Club: Each time a guest lands a permit (or more) you get to raise and fly a small blue and white flag on our new flagpole.  While this is a new idea for catch and release permit fishing, colored flags have been a part of the blue water sport [...]

The Flagpole. New Tradition. 2017-04-18T17:52:33+00:00

Northern Lights & Stephen P. (AND SLAB)

2017-04-18T17:52:29+00:00

S.P. and the Little Osprey Nino. 3rd Week is the charm. By:  Dick Cameron Anchorage Alaska is a beautiful place for sure but, February can test the metal of even the longtime resident of “The Great Land”. This time of year you are getting skied out, the days are not getting lon [...]

Northern Lights & Stephen P. (AND SLAB) 2017-04-18T17:52:29+00:00

Oldies but Goodies from Dr. Seelig.

2017-04-18T17:52:29+00:00

Multi repeat guest of the Club, and permit count record holder, Dr. Joe Seelig, from Anchorage is at the Club this week.  While sharing a little pre-trip enthusiasm, Joe passed along these hero shots from last season.  Joe holds the records for the most permit in a season (20 i [...]

Oldies but Goodies from Dr. Seelig. 2017-04-18T17:52:29+00:00

Joe’s Birthday Gift

2017-04-18T17:52:33+00:00

With thirty minutes left on the last day of his latest trip to the Club, Joe Seelig managed this beautiful permit… on his birthday nonetheless.  Read below for a nice recap of the memorable moment with his good friends, Charlie and Nino (the guides). Permit Junkie #1 with [...]

Joe’s Birthday Gift 2017-04-18T17:52:33+00:00

The Mojo Has Returned

2017-04-18T17:52:33+00:00

Dr. Joe Seelig, on his second week of the season at the Club, has been in a real funk.  Breaking off fish, tough conditions, poor casting, bad knots, ect.  We have all been concerned that our boy had lost his magic.  Not to worry.  The Mojo returned yesterday with a vengeance.  [...]

The Mojo Has Returned 2017-04-18T17:52:33+00:00

March 23-30 Report from Country Pleasures Group

2017-04-18T17:52:34+00:00

Victory (5 Times) Photo by: Kevin Sproule From Mike Gifford of Country Pleasures Fly Shop in Calgary, Alberta Dick and Kaye got to experience the second full house of Canadian in three weeks at the end of March. This group tended to be a little more focused on fishing as oppose [...]

March 23-30 Report from Country Pleasures Group 2017-04-18T17:52:34+00:00