Posts Tagged With: barred surf perch

fall is upon us…

as the water temps start to slowly drop, we should see some nice barred surf perch showing up in our local surf, like this one landed this morning by Jim Solomon. Photo by Al Q

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a fisherman’s view

© illustration by Tim Gunther

Fly fisherman, biologist, diver, lifeguard and artist extraordinaire, Tim Gunther puts his touch on some of California’s best known species. I have been an admirer of Tim’s work for many years.

” I have been drawn to the outdoors for as long as I can remember. The complex beauty of the natural world continues to amaze and inspire me.”  –Tim Gunther

Check out some more of Tim’s work on his website! Click Here!

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winter perchin…

Bryan Ida with a fine barred perch caught off Santa Monica. Photo by Al Q

Jim Solomon with a perchzilla!

another fat perch landed last weekend. photo courtesy of Michele Pardon

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winter perching under LAX.

jeff priest gives a big smile while his girlfriend Michelle snaps a iphone pic. photo by Al Q.

a nice winter barred surf perch caught on the fly. photo by Al Q.

winter time in Southern California is big perch time. This fish caught by my buddy Jeff was around 14 to 15 inches long. These fish are not uncommon this time of year as they begin to spawn.

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