Tarpon Fly Fishing with Capt. Russ Shirley

Tarpon and the fly, what could possibly be better?  Capt. Russ Shirley of Salty Fly shows us some excellent action, including a battle with a 190lb. fish!

Tarpon and tarpon fly fishing video as shot on-board the “Salty Fly” with Captain Russ Shirley. See a very large (approximately 190 LB) tarpon jump into the boat right after hookup. Fish was released after spending 1.5 hours reviving on one of Florida’s hottest days on record.


Mark N. Cahill has been writing and editing for Reel-Time.com 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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