The best place to fish for a permit in the US is the Florida Keys; especially if you are fly fishing or light-tackle spin fishing. Sure there is permitted in other parts of the US and Florida, but the flats of the Keys offer an unheard of opportunity for sight fishing this ghost of a fish. If you’re fishing at the end of winter or early spring then your permit will be over the wrecks and reefs and that’s where you’ll want to go. Here’s one taken over a reef.
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