Bluefin Trevally are a member of the Carangidae (jack) family and are loved by fishermen for their beauty and fighting ability. Like all trevally species the bluefin is somewhat over shadowed by its bigger cousin the Giant trevally. Like all trevally species they fight well, with long powerful runs that will test your endurance and tackle.
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Bluefin trevally are found across the Indo-Pacific oceans. You can fish for them on a fly in The Seychelles, St Brandons and Christmas Island.
A 9ft 9 weight will work for smaller bluefin; for the larger fish you might want to step it up to a 10 or 11 weight. Your rod needs to be paired with a good solid large arbor saltwater reel with a smooth drag that can handle their long powerful runs.
Bluefins primary prey is smaller baitfish and crustaceans. For flies you want a selection of brush flies, clousers and crab patterns.