Dispatch from the Amazon River: “You know when the guides say, ‘you should have been here last week?’ Well we ARE having that week.” This from Mavungana founder Jonathan Boulton who is currently on the Amazon with clients. “Water levels are perfect, with multiple double figure fish (Peacock Bass) and Arapaima too…”

‘Nuff said. Here are some of the images from what has been a spectacular week to date…

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Anticipation

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Not your average morning commute

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Lazy locals

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Do what it takes

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To get where you need to go

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A complete experience

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Run

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On!

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It’s the Peacock Bass topwater action we come for

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Peacock Bass

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Peacock Bass

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Each with its own unique markings

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Bicuda

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Arawana

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Wolffish

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Double ups

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What a creature

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What you looking at?

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Imprinted

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What a week we’ve had

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Good fish for all the clients

Arapaima

The iconic Arapaima, also known as the pirarucu or paiche

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Our man John Thoabala getting in on the action

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