Free Tarpon Clinic in March


The Fort Myers Beach Tarpon Hunters Club has announced its annual FREE Tarpon fishing and tackle clinic will be held March 3rd at 7:00pm at Bonita Bills Waterfront Cafe Clubhouse.

The guest speaker will be Captain Matt Mitchell, Local Captain, Fishing Guide and 2016 winning team captain of the Ding Darling Tarpon Tournament. Additional speakers will discuss how to find and catch the Mighty “Silver Kings” using various fishing techniques. There will be table top and instructional displays on the essentials of rigging and choosing the right baits.

The Fort Myers Beach Tarpon Hunters Club is the oldest Tarpon fishing club in the world. Established in 1962 with the principal objective of furthering the grand sport of Tarpon fishing with sportsmanship and safe boating practices. The club is committed to the preservation of Tarpon and the conservation of their habitat while following the International Game Fish Association rules for catch and release. The club meets on the first Wednesday of each month at the Bonita Bill’s community room.

Bonita Bills is located at 702 Fisherman’s Wharf on Fort Myers Beach

For more information contact Steve Johnson at 630-880-1023 or