Our first fish in Oman, a hefty golden trevally.
nito, an emperor, a snapper and an amberjack; the first fish already testify to the variety of species here. After a few minutes taking pictures of the fish that keep biting, I again try my luck and drop a jig into the depths. I make contact with the bottom, start jigging vigorously and boom, something nearly rips my rod from my hands! Here I am hooked up with a serious fish which makes me walk around the boat several times. After several rushes we begin to see flashes of color in the 54
water: «Nice golden trevally! said Swabir. He grabs the huge landing net, secures the fish and hoists it onboard. I will never forget this moment, it looked even bigger once at my feet! Seeing me absolutely shocked by this first fish, Swabir cries out laughing: «This is Oman my friend, THIS IS OMAN!». First day, first drift, first fish, what an incredible start. We continue on to other spots, a bit deeper, to target beautiful amberjacks. There are so SPORTFISHING ADVENTURES | Q4 2019