On the fly: Hall of Famer Billy Pate changed the way anglers chase the big catch
June 12, 2019
Hanging behind the reel counter at the Worldwide Sportsman Bass Pro Shop in Islamorada is a mount of a 188-pound tarpon that was caught on 16-pound test tippet. The tarpon makes almost anyone ask when they see it, “How do you land a fish that big with a fly rod?” Billy Pate did it and did...
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