Chasing giant tarpon in Costa Rica


As some of you may be aware, I am known by some friends as ‘Lucky Green’, and I have to admit that on this occasion it was fully justified!

Watch these giant wild rainbows smashing surface muddlers

Strobel lake rainbow

Never heard of Strobel Lake or the Barrancoso River? Neither had I. Locals claim it’s the best wild rainbow trout fishing in the world. I think they might be right!

The best fishing in the world?

HAPPY ANGLER Mike Green with a big golden dorado

I am just recovering after a remarkable fly fishing trip. 82 fish averaging 18 or 19lbs in four days of fly fishing. Is it the best fishing in the world?

Stripping lures for monster golden dorado!

50-pound golden dorado from La Zona

If you like fly fishing and you like catching big fish – this could be the excitement you’re looking for. The golden dorado at La Zona grow larger than anywhere else in the world, and they’re almost always in the taking mood.

The rooster fish are in Baja Mexico

Flyfishing off the beach for Roosterfish, Mexico

Anglers visiting Baja can catch roosters, dorado and large marlin. It’s possible to fish both sides of the Cape, so there’s plenty to choose from – from blue water fishing for pelagics, to fly casting from the beach.

Fishing in Brazil – Matt Harris Photography

Monster peacock bass, Brazil

If you enjoyed our post about peacock bass fishing in Brazil, this may be up your street as well. We rejoin fishing photographer, Matt Harris, as he chases bass in the Amazon basin.