Author: Gavin Lebreton

PERMIT on fly, the accomplishment …! Surely the best day of my life as a fisherman !?! As avid fisherman, we all have a dream. This catch, this fish, the one we are looking for with fervor and that we hope for so much… Whether it is Mr. Salmon, Mrs. Steelhead, GT, Milkfish, Roosterfish, to […]
PERMIT, BONEFISH and to finish the TARPON !!! Making a 1st «INSHORE GRAND SLAM» (internationally recognized challenge) and especially here in GUADELOUPE (French West Indies), is an unforgettable experience in the life of a fisherman, but to renew the « challenge » is simply amazing ! 2 years after my first one, I validate the […]
Anders contacted me to lure and/or fly fish for 3 anglers, in the mangroves if possible, from a boat or kayaks. This guy already has some experience of fishing in Florida (therefore the Caribbean fish species that I fish here), and knows how the weather conditions and the behavior of the fish change very quickly. […]
2020, a year “like no other”, for many of us, made up of highs and lows … I am no exception to the rule because for me, the guiding ended with the lockdown.However, it is also for me “” the year of particularly “intense” moments ! Indeed, as a fisherman, I made my 1st GRAND […]
TARPON, NEW PERSONAL RECORD !!! 65  inches, my new flyfishing “record” !Here is the story of this amazing day of fly fishing in Guadeloupe (French West Indies) :I just arrived by paddling on the spot, I start to fish with lure in order to prospect “large”. First cast, I had a bite, the fish jumped […]
We hear about “grand slam” and “super grand slam”, from boat, in Florida, Bahamas, Cuba or even in Mexico … but much less “from the shore”, and in the French West Indies (“Guadeloupe”, in french !) It all starts with a great meet, Paul Sonnen, a very talented fly fisherman ! He decides to call […]
Barely back from a fishing trip to St Barth, I left this time for the island of DOMINICA. This island, named Wai’tu kubuli, which means “His body is large”, by the Indians “Kalinago” (first inhabitants of the island) is located south of Les Saintes and is a mixture of Creole, Anglo-Saxon and Native American. Being […]
After my guiding season marked by fishery emotions, I take off towards new Caribbean horizons, on the island of St-Barth. A total discovery for me! Although it is better known for its celebrities … 😉 it can also offer pleasant experiences both through the discovery of its fauna and flora. I invite you to follow […]
After four hours of fishing without a single touch, I decide to go to a third spot which seems favorable to the conditions of the day. I start fishing by doing a wide prospecting. After 20 minutes, only a few fish mullets will have jumped to the surface where my lure lands. I then start […]