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El Pescador Lodge, Belize Reopening

We just heard from our friends at El Pescador Lodge in Belize and they passed along some words and images from their recent reopening, see below. For more information about the travel regulations to visit Belize, click here. Photos courtesy of El Pescador and Jess McGlothlin. “We are super excited to have successfully re-opened the […]

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2020 – 2021 Belize Travel Regulations

Updated 9.17.20 We have great news for those wishing to visit Belize. Beginning October 1, 2020 guests will again be able to travel to Belize. Required for travel is a negative PCR COVID-19 test result within 72 hours of your planned arrival in to Belize City and an application loaded to your smartphone or tablet […]

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We are very happy to see more and more international saltwater destinations coming online this week. Countries are taking proactive steps to establish protocols for reopening to tourism as are our preferred operations. Belize still has one of the most robust and thorough programs in place for reopening and maintaining safety. The following operations have […]

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For most, fly fishing begins as a freshwater riverine endeavor. But as we progress as anglers, we become aware of more exotic and challenging locations and species, and we learn that there lay a plethora of opportunities in pristine, tropical waters. Stepping into the saltwater flats fishing arena often involves a steep learning curve, as […]

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Belize Reopens to Tourism October 1, 2020

Belize is set to reopen for tourism October 1, 2020. Originally planned for a scheduled reopening of August 15, the date was pushed back due to rising COVID-19 infections stemming from the arrival of an illegal border crossing. Numbered infections are currently somewhere around the 200 mark for the country and appear to be on […]

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For adventurous and seaworthy anglers, motherships offer the utmost in access and exclusivity, and also provide an incredibly unique angling experience incomparable to traditional, land-based operations. By spending each night on the water, anglers awake in the heart of the fishery, oftentimes in areas that other outfitters simply cannot reach in a standard day trip. […]

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Interview with Craig Hayes, Owner of Turneffe Flats Lodge

Turneffe Flats, Belize Fly Water Travel’s Saltwater Destination Manager Dylan Rose recently sat down for a conversation with Dr. Craig Hayes, owner of Turneffe Flats in Belize. The conversation covers a variety of topics including an overview of the lodge, fisheries and target species, the current status of travel in Belize, a summary of Turneffe’s […]

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Belize Opening Soon to Traveling Anglers

We’ve learned today that the prime minister of Belize has announced that the Philip Goldson International airport (BZE) will be reopened on August 15th, 2020 to allow travel to Belize. Many airlines will be selling and servicing these routes including United, American, Delta and Southwest. Further details on the reopening plan are still being developed, […]

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As traveling anglers, we often find ourselves witness to the thrills, heartaches, wonder and bliss of fly fishing adventures. In these moments, fly rod is traded for camera and we attempt to capture the scene to share with loved ones or jog our own memories later. While these exciting times are usually the most memorable, […]

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As anglers, we are not strangers to spending time on the water alone. While we are generally a social species, our motives for fly fishing are sometimes driven by a personal desire for solitude and isolation. More often than not, it is these moments of true solitude, immersed in the natural world in pursuit of […]

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Turneffe Atoll Trust Protects 17,000 Acres

We are big, big fans of the Turneffe Atoll and the Turneffe Atoll Trust which recently won a major victory is protecting one of the most pristine ecosystems left in the Caribbean. With Earth continuing to change in many ways, there are not a lot of places left where you can say that an eco-system […]

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Migratory Tarpon

The number of variables that come into play for an angler to successfully land an adult, migratory tarpon are many, and typically the fish wins, swimming away before coming to hand. The game starts with simply finding the fish, and this is not always a given. Tarpon require incredibly accurate casts and precise retrieves to […]

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Permit are widely considered the most challenging and frustrating species anglers can target with a fly. Likewise, the anglers most devoted to their pursuit tend to occupy a space where the lines between sanity and madness are at best blurred. As legendary author and angler Thomas McGuane wrote, “The most successful permit angler has very […]

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Prime Availability – El Pescador Lodge

El Pescador Lodge & Villas, Belize At El Pescador you can achieve the fly anglers’ ultimate dream – a Grand Slam of bonefish, tarpon and permit. Belize’s shallow water contains the only classic tarpon flats outside South Florida. Their flats are world renowned for offering the opportunity to sight cast to tarpon 12 months a […]

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Permit Legend Scully Garbutt in Need

There are few people on this Earth that have as much experience, knowledge and dedication in the art of fooling a permit in to eating a fly as Scully Garbutt. Those that have been privileged enough to spend time with Scully chasing these fish can tell you that his passion runs deep and it is […]

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Expert Q&A – Copal Tree Lodge Belize

Copal Tree Lodge – Punta Gorda, Belize The beautiful Copal Tree Lodge is perched above the small village of Punta Gorda, Belize on a jungle hillside very near the southern border with Guatemala. The property boasts some 12,000 acres of private jungle land with a farm that supplies over 80% of all the food needs […]

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Discount Cancellation Space – Blue Horizon, Belize

Blue Horizon, Belize Due to a last minute cancellation, there are two double occupancy spaces in premier ocean cabanas available for a 6 night/5 day stay at Thatch Caye at 15% off. See below for more details. Thatch Caye is a small private-island situated about nine miles to the southeast of Dangriga, Belize. The main […]

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Copal Tree Lodge – Hosted Trip w/ Duranglers

Copal Tree Lodge, Belize Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to join the Druanglers fly shop in southern Belize this Spring at the beautiful Copal Tree Lodge in Punta Gorda, Belize. This trip features the star studded guide lineup of Scully, Oliver, Alex and Yogi from the Garbutt’s stable of guides. The beautiful Copal Tree Lodge […]

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Recent Report – Garbutt’s Fishing Lodge, Belize

Garbutt’s Fishing Lodge, Belize Check out this brief report from our friends and clients who just returned from Garbutt’s Fishing Lodge in Punta Gorda, Belize! “We lucked out on the weather last week in Punta Gorda. We had sunny skies, no clouds and light winds. I think that the full moon moved some fish off […]

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Prime Availability – Turneffe Flats Lodge, Belize

Turneffe Flats Lodge, Belize Due to a rare cancellation, Turneffe Flats Lodge has 8 rods available for March 16-23 and 4 rods available March 9-16. Turneffe Flats has long been recognized as a premier saltwater fly fishing, scuba diving and marine ecotourism destination. Located on Belize’s Turneffe Atoll, the largest and most biologically diverse atoll […]

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Discount Cancellation Space – Blue Horizon, Belize

Blue Horizon Belize Due to a cancellation, there are now 6 discounted spots available for the prime week of April 13-20, 2019 at Thatch Caye. Since this is a short notice cancellation, the lodge is offering a discounted price of $3,500/person for Double Occupancy / Shared Boat and $5,800/person for Single Occupancy / Private Boat. […]

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Hosted Trip with Lani Waller – Turneffe Flats Lodge, Belize

Turneffe Flats Lodge, Belize We have just 1 spot remaining to join Lani Waller in Belize at the famed and beautiful Turneffe Flats Lodge. Lani Waller is more than just a legendary fly fisherman and writer; he is truly a great human being and someone that we at Fly Water are proud to call our […]

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Rare March Availability – Turneffe Flats Lodge, Belize

Turneffe Flats Lodge, Belize Turneffe Flats Lodge currently has 8 rods available for March 2 – 9, which is the last big block of space available during prime spring months. This is historically one of the most popular times to take a trip to Turneffe Flats Lodge due to the wonderful opportunities for permit and bonefish, […]

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Expert Q&A – El Pescador Lodge, Belize

El Pescador Lodge & Villas, Belize El Pescador Lodge & Villas on Belize’s Ambergris Caye masterfully combines a hardcore fishing lodge with a beautiful tropical resort. El Pescador Lodge is a venerable family run operation on Ambergris Caye near the small tourist town of San Pedro. El Pescador provides the perfect jumping off point for […]

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Short Notice Fishing Special – Turneffe Flats Lodge, Belize

Turneffe Flats Lodge, Belize For years Turneffe Flats has been known as one of the Caribbean’s premier saltwater fly fishing destinations. Located on Belize’s Turneffe Atoll, the largest and most biologically diverse atoll in the Caribbean, Turneffe Flats Lodge specializes in superior service for a limited number of guests.  At Turneffe Flats, you will be […]

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2019 Availability – The Rising Tide, Belize

The Rising Tide is a 58′ Hatteras wide-body yacht that serves as a live-aboard mothership for anglers and families looking for a unique and diverse Belizean fly fishing experience. Protected by the second largest barrier reef in the world, Belize has long been an exciting saltwater flats destination for keen saltwater fly anglers. In recent […]

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For many saltwater anglers, catching a permit on a fly remains an ever elusive dream. For the lucky anglers that have managed to actually land a permit on a fly, it can become an all consuming addiction. Whether you’re simply looking for that very first permit grab or wanting to etch yet another tick on your list, there’s no […]

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Short-Notice Fishing Special – Turneffe Flats Lodge, Belize

Turneffe Flats has been known as one of the Caribbean’s premier saltwater fly fishing destinations for years. The diversity of their saltwater flats fishing sets them apart from other destinations and the opportunity to catch bonefish, permit and tarpon on a given day makes Turneffe Flats one of the rare spots to pursue a “Flats […]

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Still need some inspiration for a summer holiday? Many of our saltwater destinations offer summer discount rates and packages for those of you hoping to break out the 8 weight and hit the flats in the coming months! “Summer? Isn’t it hot?” The answer is definitely yes, but when this same question is posed to […]

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One of the most enjoyable aspects of fishing the saltwater is the wide range of species available. Here is a list of our favorite locations where you may encounter any range of amazing fishing on any given day. Contact Dylan Rose today at 800-552-2729 or send an email HERE for more information. Casa Blanca Lodge, […]

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