Antigua Fishing Techniques

Free Lining

Free lining is as simple as it gets with just a hook on the end of a line the weight of the bait on the hook gives enough weight to be able to ‘cast’ out far enough to the target species. You can increase the target species by fishing off bridges or boats or similar.¬†You […]


Big game fishing uses this technique to cover the area needed a ‘spread’ of lines using the boat’s out riggers is arranged such as in the fig 1. Sonar won’t exactly help you locate these fish but they can help locate clues and locations that can hold them. That run on the surface so you […]

Fly Fishing

“Nothing grows faster than a fish from when it bites until it gets away.” Anonymous Fly fishing in Antigua is possible through Captain Nick. or bring your own 8 or 9 wt rod for species less than Tarpon like Bonefish. Most areas will be tough to get space for a back cast unless you are […]

Lure Fishing in Antigua

Lures – oh my what a subject we shall attempt to filter this a bit depending on what you may be after but at some point having a lure is exciting because almost all fish will take one at some point in time. This page is under construction and I shall share a few links […]