some peacock bass from the middle of nowhere Amazon

Thiago - Brazil

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hello

some fish from a trip to the Camaiú river, 1 1/2 hour flight from Manaus.

These are river fish, damn strong!!

Several times, the small 4 lbs fish caught the fly, and HUGE fish appeared under it, 15 lbs + just taking a look "what is going on here"... the small ones many times played too fast for the really large ones to take the fly.

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b_illymac

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Thank you so much for sharing. who did you go with? any pictures of the flies that worked? my dream is a trip after peacock bass
 

flybill

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Sick! Love it! On my list someday, I hate calling things out for a "bucket" list.. Bones and tarpon first.. probably in Belize!
 

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