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Bohar Snapper

Fly Fishing for Bohar Snapper

Are found in tropical waters of around coral bommies, fingers or any coral structures. They are free-taking and immensely strong and will dive back into the coral to break you off even on 120 lb test. They are stunning blue and red colours with a red eye. If you hook one, do not give it one inch, if you do, it will have you in the coral and busted off in seconds.

How Frontiers can help your dream Bohar Snapper become a reality. 

We have five decades of experience and our services are FREE.  There are no surcharges for our efforts and advice.  So why not give one of our Team a call!

Remember, we want to speak to you so we can best advise you! Below you will find a list of our experts on saltwater fishing. Contact one of our consultants and they will do the following for you:

  • Talk you through the options and provide you with impartial advice that you will not receive direct from a lodge.  We have 50 years of experience in doing this!
  • If you like what you hear, we will book your trip and assist with all preparations.
  • Frontiers will provide you with our industry leading pre-trip prior to your departure, which will tell you what to pack and how things will work.
  • If you need equipment, we will put you in touch with some of the most knowledgeable people in the business. They will provide you with exactly what you need.
  • While you travel, Frontiers provides 24-hour emergency contact.

Where can you fish for Bohar Snapper?

Fishing for Bohar snapper is done in the tropical waters of the Indian Ocean around the Seychelles, Maldives and Kenya to the western Pacific ocean.

What tackle for Bohar Snapper

12 wt rod – nothing less will do. No need for lots of backing but a spare fly-line might be a good idea!

What flies for Bohar Snapper

Bohar snapper flies are typically large streamer tied on very strong hooks.

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