Cancun and Isla Blanca Flats and Fly Fishing - What To Bring
All fishing equipment and tackle is included in your trip, including lures and flies. However, if you have your own equipment or plan to purchase your own gear for this trip, below are our recommendations for the area. We've also listed a couple other important items that you should definitely have for your trip such as polarized sunglasses and sun protection!
Fly Rods - The best rods for the area are 9ft. fast action fly rods in an 8wt. or 9wt.
Fly Reels - Fly reels made for 7-8-9wt. with floating line is recommended and they should hold at least 200yds of backing. Slow sinking line is also good for the channels we fish.
Tarpon - Assorted Deceivers, minnows, and poppers in brown, root beer, tan, olive, white with pink, white with chartreuse, and purple.
Permit - Plenty of crab patterns in tan, brown, olive, and tan with green.
Bonefish - Crazy Charlies and Gotchas in tan, pink, olive, and brown as well as assorted shrimp patterns.
Snook - An assortment of Clousers, Deceivers, and minnows in root beer, white, and blue.