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Happy Texas Independence Day 2

Happy Texas Independence Day
Happy Texas Independence Day, Ms. Leonardo Leao with your daugther Maria Leticia

True, I wasn’t born in Texas but as the saying goes,
“I got here as fast as I could!”

I first visited the Lone Star State almost two decades ago when I was a commercial airline pilot and was immediately taken by the beauty of the landscape, the friendliness and warmth of the people and their sense of pride in their history and culture.  I admired how Texans “mean what they say and say what they mean,” how word is bond, and how deals are made with a handshake. It was for these reasons that I decided to not only someday move to Texas but to found Capt. Peacock Yachts & Expeditions as a Texas entity. Read More

Fishing Report, February 4 – 7, 2016


Kevin Vandm - Capt. Peacock Amazon Brazil 2016


Kevin Vandam - Amazon Brazil 2016, fishing peacock bass.
Kevin Vandam – Amazon Brazil 2016, fishing peacock bass.


Week 22 was filled with so much fun, so many friends, and such great fishing that it is the only week we’ve ever had that came sponsored by a beer company.

Actually it was our guest of honor that came sponsored by a beer company.

Kevin VanDam, or KVD as he’s known by fans, is the #1 Angler in the World, the first-ever Outdoorsman of the Year ESPY trophy winner, and the all-time money winner on the Bassmaster Tournament trail. As such he’s sponsored by some great companies. Among them our friends at Bass Pro Shops and the aforementioned beer company, Busch. Read More