Nick Curcione

Years Fishing?


Who introduced you to fly fishing?

Lou Tabory

Can you tell us a little about your home waters and the fish you pursue there?

So-Cal. Bonito, Calico Bass, Yellowtail, Mako Shark

What's the height of the season for you? What time of year is your personal favorite?   

Summer is the best fishing time and my favorite season to be out on the water.

What are your favorite travel destinations? What's on the bucket list?

Southwest FL, and the east end of Long Island. The Seychelles would be on bucket list.

What you like most about Thomas and Thomas rods? Which rods do you fish?

Their outstanding performance both in casting and subduing powerful gamefish.

What's your current go-to fly?

The Clouser. 

Other than fly tackle, what piece of gear do you find indispensable?

Warm, waterproof clothing.

What's your ideal lunch when on the water? What do you actually pack?

Fried chicken or a roast beef sandwich.

What fly fishing blogs/magazines do you read regularly?

Tail magazine, the blog articles on T&T’s website and the Bears Den.   

When I'm not fishing you'll find me:

Writing about it or testing tackle.