Entries by mattb

A Costa Rica Trout & Jungle Panfish Sampler

We’ve just returned from a 6-day trip with client Chris, of California. Chris, a fly-fishing guide himself, had contacted us to help arrange a custom trip and to guide him to some of Costa Rica’s more unusual, and more remote, fisheries. He wanted to catch trout in the cloud forests, then try for snook and […]

A Banner Year for Costa Rica’s Freshwater Tarpon

  When the rains subsided in early January this year, the giant tarpon began to show in our favorite rivers, chasing baitfish as they drained out of inland lagoons. These are ocean-going fish that make a many hundred kilometer voyage from the Caribbean to feast — a rare phenomenan found only in Costa Rica. We […]


In early March, we will begin posting trip reports and photos as regularly as possible. Please be patient as we bring our new website into the 20th century – these things do not happen quickly in Costa Rica!