Snook Grande on a Goomee Meeno

The Mexican guide Gabriel whispered into my ear as if we were spectators at a golf tournament. “Ees a SnookGrande!! Do you haf de Goomee Meeno?” he said, in broken English. I nodded in affirmation and pointed backwards to the starboard side of the panga. There a neatly stacked quiver of flyrods laid waiting, mute, slender rapiers patient for a chance to strain and arc in battle. Gabriel melted silently off the casting deck to the middle of the panga. His assistant and “guide-in-training” who


Mark N. Cahill has been writing and editing for since 1995. He started fishing in the mid-1960's and caught his first striper off World's End in Hingham in 1966. From there on in it was an obsession. He loves fishing for tuna, and fly fishing for striped bass. In a pinch, anything with fins will do...

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