Reader Appreciation Sweepstakes—Trip to Pesca Maya Lodge in Mexico!
To commemorate our 30
th Anniversary, we've teamed up with Pesca Maya Fishing Lodge in Mexico's Yucatan to give away a reader trip! Sorry, the contest is now closed. We'll contact the winner soon...
PESCA MAYA FISHING LODGE specializes in fly-fishing and is located in one of the world’s great locations for flats fishing, the Peninsula of Yucatán, México, in the Bioreserve of Sian Ka’an, between Ascension Bay and Boca Paila lagoons. The lodge is well-known for its great flats fishing for bonefish, permit and tarpon—and maybe a “Grand Slam” of all three fish in one day. Pesca Maya opened its doors on January 1996; the lodge can accommodate 22 anglers. There are 11 rooms, most with oceanviews, all with A/C and private bathrooms. The lodge is located on a solitary white-sand beach, turquoise water and a magnificent coral reef at 90 yards from the beach. We’ll take one angler fishing during a four night/three day stay at the lodge.
Simply fill in and submit the form below — by hitting the
ENTER CONTEST button you become a member of flyrodreel.com and be good to go for this special Reader Appreciation Give-Away.
Beautiful Pesca Maya lodge in the Yucatan!
Enter daily, (one entry per person, per day).
We'll contribute $200 toward the cost of airfare! (Transfer fees and tips are not included.) You must be able to travel in September or October 2009 and have a valid passport.
We'll contact the winner by e-mail or phone after the July 20th 2009 deadline. No purchase necessary, but you really should subscribe to
Fly Rod & Reel. See contest rules below. Total value of trip is $1400 US.Estimated odds are 1 in 20,000.
Winner 1. Zane Wyll of Washington
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