Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Strike Three Kayak Fishing, a Perspective

By Cameron Hughes I have fished with guides all over the world.   I have used kayak fishing guides as often as possible.   Kayak fishing has kind of become "my thing."   I have a pretty good idea...

Fisherman’s Soup

This famous bright-red Hungarian soup is prepared with fish, bell peppers, tomatoes and spicy paprika. http://www.mccormick.com/gourmet/recipes/soups-stews/fishermans-soup Ingredients Serves: 12 Serving Size: 1 cup 1 tablespoon butter 1 medium onion, finely chopped 1 medium green bell pepper, chopped 1/2 teaspoon McCormick Gourmet™ Organic...

Unhook Your Snook: Fish Handling Revisited

Unhook your Snook: Release Tips Revisited http://www.snookfoundation.org/news/fishing/635-unhook-your-snook-release-tips-revisited.html Written by Neil Taylor (photos by Alissa Vinoski) | 14 August 2013 Hold the fish horizontally using both hands to support the weight, especially the big ones.Proper fish handling- A...

Tampa Bay Outdoors Legend Terry Tomalin

As you all probably know, Terry was my editor at the Tampa Bay Times the past nine years.   We worked on a few projects together.   I took him fishing once, something we talked about...

Take a Kid Fishing

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing It is our hobby.   You do it enough, you can get your fill of it.    I really don’t need to catch another fish in my lifetime.    I’ve done it...

The Mirrolure Mirrominnow

The Mirrominnow:   My favorite sub-surface MirroLure!  Most will tell you they prefer the Mirrodine.    The Mirrodine is an outstanding bait.  The Mirrominnow is a sleeker bait, goes subsurface like the Mirrodine. In the Lumo Series,...

The 2016 Captain Mel Classic

The Fifth Annual Captain Mel Classic is on May 7, 2016   This is an all-amateur, all-lure catch/photo/release charity event with the target species of trout and redfish; a bonus species “buy-in” (flounder) with the...

Bay Scallops, 2017

FWC approves bay scallop season changes for 2017 in St. Joe Bay; discusses other regional changes BODY,.aolmailheader {font-size:10pt; color:black; font-family:Arial;} a.aolmailheader:link {color:blue; text-decoration:underline; font-weight:normal;} a.aolmailheader:visited {color:magenta; text-decoration:underline; font-weight:normal;} a.aolmailheader:active {color:blue;...

Tarpon Genetics: The Results are in

Tarpon Genetics Program--The Results Are In https://www.bonefishtarpontrust.org/blog/2017-03-14-tarpon-genetics-program-results-are Tarpon Genetics Program Results: High Connectivity Across the Atlantic Basin Highlights Need For International Management  By: Dr. Liz Wallace  The Tarpon Genetics Program has concluded, providing illuminating results that will help build effective...

Staying Cool, Late July

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-trying-to-keep-cool-fishing-while-the-heat-is-on/2286539 With the summer heat dial still on full blast, you might want to look for cooler places and times to fish such as early morning, late evenings or, if you have to fish during...