Campeche

Discussion in 'Saltwater' started by rotato, Nov 1, 2017.

  1. Kfish

    Kfish Active Member

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    Hell yes! Nice tarpon!

    Lou
     
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  2. Stonefish

    Stonefish Triploid, Humpy & Seaplane Hater

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    Nice work Nate.
    Congrats!
    SF
     
  3. rotato

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    Thanks guys!
    The fish got smaller after that one but still super fun
    Shattered an 8 wt fighting one in a mangrove hallway
    Found out where the tamale ladies hang in the morning so tomorrow looks to be a great day as well
     
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  4. SquatchinSince86

    SquatchinSince86 Totally Unprofessional

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    That is chrome!
     
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  5. Nick Clayton

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    Hell yeah!! Nice work Nate!
     
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  6. SilverFly

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    Nice work. That's quite the "baby" tarpon.
     
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  7. DimeBrite

    DimeBrite MA-9 Beach Stalker

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    Congratulations and nice tarpon! Stay pouty out there, it works.

     
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  8. rotato

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    IMG_3316.JPG IMG_3265.JPG IMG_3303.JPG IMG_3296.JPG a couple more photos if you all don't mind
     
  9. Kfish

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    That's cool you got a chance to mix with the locals. Looks like an awesome trip!

    Lou
     
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  10. rotato

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    IMG-1891.JPG Looks like @Mems has been working down here
     
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  11. Buzzy

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    What a great (no - GREAT) baby(?) tarpon!
     
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  12. mbowers

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  13. rotato

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    mbowers, we were planning on cooking, that's why we got a house but really haven't beyond snacks and breakfast. Too many different regional dishes to try. So if the mackerel is good for poke does that translate to good ceviche? They are somewhat similar preparations.
     
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    Yup should work in ceviche. It's almost as good as wahoo..

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  15. rotato

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    Found this on the underwater camera
    Last photo I promise
    Thanks to all that helped with advice and tips
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