25 04, 2012

Future Guide / Guest Tying Session

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After dinner fly-tying session with clients and guides along with guide Carlos' boy, Emanuel... representing the future guides of Pt. Allen. Also representative of the old school boutique fishing lodge where the guides cannot get enough and the guests become close friends and family.  

25 04, 2012

Another Birthday Permit (Steve Henriksen Trip Report)

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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 birthday until his wife informed him upon his [...]

16 04, 2012

Jason Lindsey Mops the Floor – 6 Permit Week

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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 perfectly good marriage, [...]

12 04, 2012

Lefty Kreh Week Trip Report

By |April 12th, 2012|Categories: News, Permit, Permit Fishing, Weekly Reports|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Well we all have em…. A period in our work year that seems to have more gravity then the norm. An event that causes more stress than it should and insists on a complete self-exam previous to its arrival. The group that was in last week was just that for The Palometa Club. For whatever [...]

11 04, 2012

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

By |April 11th, 2012|Categories: News, Permit Fishing, Weekly Reports|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

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 these [...]

10 04, 2012

Better to be Lucky

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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 deep grassy flat and thought, "There [...]

30 03, 2012

March 23-30 Report from Country Pleasures Group

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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 opposed to Iguana wrestling, teaching the guides how to Indian [...]

30 03, 2012

Joe’s Birthday Gift

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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). Yesterday was my birthday, as well as my last [...]

17 03, 2012

The Oil Patch Crew

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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 from their [...]

13 03, 2012

The Club to Open for Fall Season in 2012!

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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, January 4 – June [...]