Fly Fishing Yucatan with Rio Lagartos Adventures
Fly fishing with Diego Nuñez
All Tarpon are caught and released when fly fishing with Diego Nuñez in Rio Lagartos, Yucatan.
The season for the big Tarpon here is the end of May through September.
The Tarpon return here every year in mid May to the warm food rich waters.
We have seen pods of up to 50 giant tarpon. There is an abundant year round population of small tarpon here. The area of the best giant tarpon fishing is only 30 minutes from our pier and great baby tarpon fishing only minutes away.
Baby Tarpon fishing
Tarpon Winter Season (November – January)
Tarpon Summer Season (Giant and Baby Tarpon + other species)
The season begins May 15th and continues through October . The Giants arrive in late May and stay through october.
Baby Tarpon are plentiful here all year long. The weather conditions are best at this time of year for fly fishing. There is less wind than in the winter season and we normally have good fishing conditions for 6 hrs of fishing daily
Cost per day Tarpon Summer Season
395 usd -boat with two fishermen
Great Tarpon Fishing : Fly fishing or light tackle.
Rio Lagartos has some of the finest Tarpon Fishing in the world. The extensive shallow water estuary is a major rookery for Tarpon and we always have baby Tarpon here in the protected waters, Annually, in the summer season. the Giant tarpon return (as large as 100 kilos or more).They are fished near the shore along the Bio Reserve.