Catching Tarpon

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Catching Tarpon


Tarpon are one of the most challenging and rewarding game fish to catch. They are known for their acrobatic jumps and incredible strength. Tarpon can be caught from late spring through early fall, with peak season typically in the summer months. Top-water plugs, swimbaits, and soft plastics are popular lure selections for catching Tarpon.

  • Rod: Heavy Line: 50-80LB
  • Artificial Lures: Top-water plugs, Swimbaits, Jigs, Soft plastics
  • Live Bait: Crabs, Pinfish, Threadfin Herring

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