Also known as “Palameto“, permit are found in the Western Atlantic Ocean. They are among the most prized fish in all of angling. Impeccable presentation and accurate casts are the double-edged sword that makes permit fishing so addicting and fun. Want to test your skill with the elusive fish of the flats?

To fish for permit on the flats, you have to hunt for them, looking for them tailing in the shallow water. Most of the time you are targeting an individual fish. Often, just getting a good shot at permit is considered a good day. Good luck, and tight lines!

Permit are the most fickle of all of the saltwater flats species, making them one of the highest valued prizes on a fly rod.