Sunday, February 19, 2017

The dive buddies guide to ‘sick days’

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-the-dive-buddies-guide-to-sick-days/2313746 For spearfishermen, the game has been the weather. A group of dive buddies might collude on a plan that has a larger chance of...

Only a few days this week for bottom fishing

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-only-a-few-days-this-week-for-bottom-fishing/2313535 We look forward to traveling offshore again to go bottom fishing. The key is to get out between cold fronts when winds are light....

The Skyway Report

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John Kumiski, Mosquito Lagoon

Still Still Hot Mosquito Lagoon Fishing Report This week was not better than last week. But it was still pretty darned good! Thus the still...

South Indian River

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Warm rivers holding plenty of targets for fly fishermen

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-warm-rivers-holding-plenty-of-targets-for-fly-fishermen/2313204 Water temperatures in the 70s were a pleasant surprise during recent fly fishing river trips. Redfish, ladyfish, trout, snook, largemouth bass and a few...

The Kayak Report, Neil Taylor

The busy season is upon us.  Fighting off back problems, the fishing has been good.  We have caught fish in locations I hadn’t really...

Upper Tampa Bay, Neil Taylor

What’s going on in the upper stretch of Tampa Bay? A mild “winter” to this point, things are going to be a little more of...

Lower Tampa Bay, Neil Taylor

The red tide, long gone. The action:  Normalized. Action has held up great in the lower part of Tampa Bay.   Just that extra few miles...

Trout fishing remains reliable

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-trout-fishing-remains-reliable/2313098 Trout fishing has been the most reliable target this last month. I have been targeting the larger "gator" trout in shallow water. The low...