Required Reading – Seasons on the Flats

Florida approaches… fast.

Time to brush up on Seasons on the Flats, by Bill Horn (and illustrated by Bob White). The book is about the passing seasons in the Keys and how things change and morph from one to the next.

Guess who one of the people is we’ll be fishing with. If you guessed Justin Timberlake, you’d be wrong. If you guessed Bill Horn, well, you win.

I’m going to pay special attention to the bit about Spring.

This could be important to read.

This could be important to read.

The chapter on spring start off as follows:

The great tarpon bacchanal – a springtime orgy of angling and tarpon reproduction rituals – dominates April, May and June.

Yup… heading there soon.

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4 comments

  1. What…not fishing with JT? Bill Horn seems like a reasonable substitute.

  2. bonefishbjorn

    See, JT was all “Please, please, please!” and we were all “um, we don’t think so. Bill is our guy.”

  3. It’s a great book and Bill is a really nice guy. He gave me some terrific bonefishing advice prior to my trip to Abaco.

  4. Thanks guys and looking forward to meeting you Bjorn.

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