Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Steve Townson

Amazon report weeks 24 Sept - 8 Oct

Recommended Posts

I just returned from the Amazon with two weeks on two completely different rivers, the Rio Araca on the Northen side of the Negro and the Rio Caures on the Southern side.

Week one on the Araca found us in rising water due to constant heavy rains in the headwaters. Most of our group caught some big fish with 18lbs being the largest Peacock and a couple of 50 and 60lb Piraiba Cats caught in the evening. We ran the camp down river to the Negro to get away from the rising levels and downwards onto the Caures.

The Caures was another story with low conditions and fish busting baitfish everywhere. Lots of good sized fish caught with the largest at 22lb and quite a few 20s and 21s also caught. Many high teeners also added to the total of about 2,000 Peacocks for 7 anglers in 6 1/2 days. A few Redtail Cats also caught with the biggest at about 65lbs only.

In total we must have travelled and fished over 800 miles of river. A good bunch of guys and many new friends made.

Steve Townson

IMG_1783.jpg

IMG_1454-1.jpg

IMG_1494-1.jpg

IMG_1736.jpg

IMG_1704.jpg

IMG_1671.jpg

IMG_1661.jpg

IMG_1655.jpg

IMG_1645.jpg

IMG_1561.jpg


Steve Townson - 'The Fish Finder'
steve@amazon-angler.com
www.Amazon-Angler.com

steve@africa-angler.com

www.africa-angler.com

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

×
×
  • Create New...