Nathaniel Linville is the owner of The Angling Company in Key West, Florida. He regularly writes fishing reports on his blog on anglingcompany.com. Nathaniel has won the Cuda Bowl fly division four years in a row and has also won both the Del Brown and the March Merkin permit tournaments.
In the last five years, the list of species we regularly target on fly in the Keys has grown to include the barracuda. I’m not sure exactly when it happened—like most things, it probably happened bit by bit over time. When Justin and Loren Rea started the Cuda Bowl in 2011, there were more than a few people that thought that the barracuda were too weak...