60-Pound Permit Caught on a Fly

I didn't know permit like flies that much.

We motored over on the ocean side and cruised around for five minutes when I heard Garon call from the back of the boat "PERMIT – IT'S HUGE" ... tailing behind a ray.

permit 60Estimated 60-lb. Permit caught on a fly.
Photo Credit / Captain Barry Kanavy

I jumped off the poling platform where I had been sitting and walked forward as Barry pulled out my permit rig of choice: Helios2 9wt, Nautilus NV reel , Rio 9 weight permit line connected to a Rio 20lb leader, ending with a tan Kung Fu crab, size 4. I was ready.

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