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Fall Bonefish and Permit Action Heats Up!

Capt. Dexter Simmons
September 19, 2009
Key West - Saltwater Fishing Report

The Fishing Report. Sept. 19, 2009. There are schools of Bonefish and Permit on the flats this week in the wake of the biggest tides of the year due to the Sept. 18 new moon and the lunar perigee causing "perigean spring tides". At least a foot of extra water has been rushing onto the flats on the flood tide. Early morning low tides in the
backcountry are especially productive for tailing and schooling Bonefish and Permit as they are motivated by the increased current from the extra water flow. By the time the tides are at mid-flood you will find the fish in higher tide flats.Here is a nice Bonefish taken on the lunar perigee.

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Permit have been showing in good size pods on the incoming tides as well. Here is a good size Permit taken on the Perigean Spring Tide.

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During the early mornings we are also getting shots at resident or baby Tarpon to complete the grand slam fishing. Here is a baby Tarpon in the air! The fall run of large trophy Bonefish should extend through October and early November. This is the time to land a bonefish of a lifetime, so take advantage of it!!!

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Our Father (Mother) - Son (Daughter) Key West Flats Fishing Trips are now scheduled for throughout the winter,spring, summer and fall.
For more information about the Father and Son Flats Fishing Trips go to www.keywestflyfishing.com/fatherandson.htm
Once again, you may contact Capt. Dexter Simmons for a future fishing charter on his TOLL FREE CHARTER HOTLINE: 877-FISH052 (877-3474052) ///// or at 305-745-3304 or by email at captdexter@prodigy.net

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Key West Fishing Forecast:

Fall fishing for big Bonefish and Permit and baby Tarpon should be excellent through early November.

Target Species:

Tarpon, Bonefish, Permit

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Key West Fly Fishing with Capt. Dexter Simmons. Sight fly fishing on the flats of Key West, the Marquesas, and the Florida Keys for Tarpon, Bonefish, Permit, Barracuda, Shark, and more. Charters available year 'round. Friendly, experienced, professional captain who prides himself on providing a high quality fly fishing trip for anglers of all abilities. Fly casting lessons, SAGE fly fishing rods, TIBOR reels, lines, leaders, flys hand tied by Capt. Dexter Simmons, & fishing licenses included

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Key West Fly Fishing
P.O. Box 2006
Key West, FL 33040
Phone: 305-745-3304
Alt. Phone: 305-745-3304
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