tarpon in boca

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tarpon in boca

Post by houseofmicah » Wed May 09, 2012 1:49 pm

Went down to boca this morning to try and catch some tarpon then hit the backwater for some light tackle action. First part of the trip went alright, got one to the boat before the sharks got ahold of it. my buddy kevin hooked up on this one. was able to get a couple shots before i had to wrangle the kids on the boat while we tried to evade and run over the hammerhead that was trying to have our catch for breakfast. the fish was around 150. unfortunately the capt, who is a friend of ours got a phone call that said his dad who is dying is back in the hospital, so understandably we headed in. my son was looking forward to catching some fish today, however he understood there is always next time and was a really good sport about it. my old camera was able to get one shot of the fish while in the air. got lucky. hopefully we will be back down in a few weeks to try it again.
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Re: tarpon in boca

Post by Triple Creek Reaper » Wed May 09, 2012 2:07 pm

looking good...........I love it down there.
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Re: tarpon in boca

Post by bodysnatcher » Wed May 09, 2012 3:05 pm

Nice going. :toast
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Re: tarpon in boca

Post by Cr0ck1 » Tue Jun 05, 2012 6:31 pm

Goodstuff. Good pics!

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Re: tarpon in boca

Post by drgn4sr » Tue Jun 05, 2012 6:57 pm

outstanding fishing. great!!

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Re: tarpon in boca

Post by fishindad » Tue Jun 05, 2012 8:12 pm

NICE!!! Great job. I got down there myself a few weeks ago. Thats ALOT of fun.
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Re: tarpon in boca

Post by sam03 » Mon Jun 11, 2012 7:23 am

Sweet Picture!
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Re: tarpon in boca

Post by kc45 » Tue Jun 12, 2012 11:33 am

That's a nice picture!
I've never fished for tarpon at Boca but used to fish for them a lot down in the lower Keys around bridges.

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Re: tarpon in boca

Post by MOSSYNUT » Tue Jun 12, 2012 6:34 pm

That's a very nice photo. Sorry to here about your friends dad.

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Re: tarpon in boca

Post by houseofmicah » Tue Jun 12, 2012 6:55 pm

Yeah he passed on about a week and a half after this trip. He isn't suffering anymore and had a great life. Going back down a week from tomorrow. Can't wait!

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