Guatemala Fishing at Sailfish Bay Lodge









October 2008

10/12/2008

We kicked-off the season with a bang at Sailfish Bay.

Oct 10 - Donnie Arpin returned to Sailfish Bay for his 2nd trip. Also joining Donnie were Patricia Arpin, Kevin Arpin, Stacy and Eddie Farrell, Dave Wilkinson, and Susan Samples. They raised 19 sailfish on Gypsy and released 12 conventional. They also caught 5 dorado. Nice first day!

Oct 11 - The Arpin group raised 18 sailfish on Gypsy and released 9 conventional. They also caught 1 dorado and 3 yellowfin tuna (35 - 40 lb).

Oct 12 - The Arpin group raised 12 sailfish on Gypsy and released 7 conventional. They also caught 2 more yellowfin tuna.

Oct 17 - The Smithey group arrived at Sailfish Bay Lodge. The anglers included Bob Smithey, John Roscow III, John Roscow IV, Ropen Nalbandian, Paul Thur de Koos, Jon Weshow, Daniel Wershow, Keith Ora, Bruce Ora, Al Nuttall, Richard Merrill, and Jim Woodward.

They raised 12 sailfish and released 8 conventional on Gypsy.

They raised 6 sailfish and released 3 conventional on Maverick.

They raised 2 sailfish and released 1 conventional on Mariner. They also caught one dorado.

Oct 18 - The Smithey group raised 10 sailfish and released 7 conventional on Gypsy. They also caught 4 yellowfin tuna and 2 dorado.

The Smithey group raised 7 sailfish and released 3 conventional on Maverick.

The Smithey group raised 9 sailfish and released 6 conventional on Sirena. They also caught a mixed-bag with 2 yellowfin tuna, 4 bluefin tuna and 1 dorado.

October 19 - The Smithey group raised 10 sailfish and released 6 conventional on Gypsy. They also caught 3 dorado.

The Smithey group raised 13 sailfish and released 6 conventional on Maverick. They also caught 6 dorado and 1 tuna.

The Smithey group raised 14 sailfish and released 10 conventional on Sirena. They also caught 1 25# dorado.

Oct 23 - Henry Wu, Arthur Emr, Robert Afshar, and Jerry Taylor arrived at Sailfish Bay. They raised 4 sailfish and released 2 conventional on Sirena. They also caught 3 dorado and 2 yellowfin tuna.

Oct 24 - The Wu group raised 4 sailfish and released 2 conventional on Sirena. They also caught 9 dorado and 1 yellowfin tuna.

Oct 25 - The Wu group raised 2 sailfish and released 1 conventional on Sirena. They also caught 3 dorado.

Oct 26 - The Wu group raised 20 sailfish on Sirena and released 8 conventional.

Father/Son Team Matt and Gerald Bannantine arrived at SBL. They raised 24 sailfish and released 16 conventional on Gypsy. They also caught 5 dorado and 5 yellowfin tuna.

Oct 27 - The Bannantine group raised 18 sailfish on Gypsy and released 10 conventional. They also caught 5 dorado and 10 yellowfin tuna.

Oct 28 - The Bannantine group raised 15 sailfish on Gypsy and released 9 conventional. They also caught 2 dorado and 2 yellowfin tuna.



Sailfish Bay Lodge
955 Pavilion St. | Cincinnati, OH 45202
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