Fishing Belize

Belize is one of those places where a fly angler can achieve a grand slam of bonefish, tarpon and permit in one day. But just because you can doesn't mean you will--you have to work hard in paradise.

Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

A nice Belizean bone succumbs to a crab fly.
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Does it get any better than this? Contemplating a long flat inside the reefline...
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Belize's own Belikin Beer - note the glasses are empty!
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Belize is among the most richly diverse countries of the Caribbean.
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Chugging down the unspoiled Rio Grande at Machaca Hill.
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Wilfred (left) and Roberto - "Roberto did it!"
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Watching for movement in the Punta Ycacos Lagoon Lagoon.
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Take your pick, Mr. Permit!
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

The real McCoy - latched on and pinching hard!
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

A fine bone wallows over a beautiful grassy flat.
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Bruno Kuppinger (right) and associate Toby Dryden (left). This ain't looking good for the Rover...
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Alas, back in the ballgame and marching southward to Punta Gorda!
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Watching over the beautiful flats of El Pescador and Ambergris Caye.
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

One of the world's truly graceful birds, frigates soar everywhere throughout Belize.
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Lunchtime, islands-style.
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Wish you were here...
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

...or perhaps here?
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Toothy critters always makes for fun between flats fish.
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Watchdog at the docks of Turneffe Flats. Mean-looking, isn't he??
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

The Turneffe fleet ready to embark on another fine day.
Fishing Belize

Fishing Belize

Shooting one out at day's end among the mangrove shoots.