Friday, June 23, 2017

The Kayak Report

It is into middle of June:  Will we be getting tropical weather?   There are two systems out there to watch, very least we should see a lot of rain either way.  We have had...

Sarasota, Rick Grassett

Anglers fishing with me, out of CB's Saltwater Outfitters on Siesta Key, had decent action with tarpon in the coastal gulf in Sarasota during the past week. Spin fishing anglers jumped 6 tarpon, catching...

The Skyway, Paul Bristow

It was another rainy week in the Tampa Bay Region, but anglers enjoying the cooler temperatures caused by the cloud cover (and avoiding the downpours) still had plenty of action at the Sunshine Skyway...

Mosquito Lagoon, Tom Van Horn

Mid-June Orlando Area and Mosquito Lagoon Fishing Report, June 16, 2017 As we approach the summer equinox here in Central Florida the water conditions on both the Mosquito Lagoon and the St Johns River remain...

Best time of year for early rising fly fishermen

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-best-time-of-year-for-early-rising-fly-fishermen/2327296 If you're an early riser and love to fly fish, this time of year is made for you. Pods of snook are within a few feet of the sand in the trough along our...

East Coast, Charlie Conner

Inshore: Well, we went from drought to deluge!  Much needed rains have been arriving daily to fall on the Treasure Coast lately.  It put a halt to most of the fishing, but we certainly welcomed...

A bad time for trolling

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-a-bad-time-for-trolling/2327044 With a choice among trolling and bottom fishing, bottom fishing only or trolling only, most anglers like to do some trolling on high-profile structures such as artificial reefs and wrecks on the way to...

Tarpon are there for taking, if you know where to look

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-tarpon-are-there-for-taking-if-you-know-where-to-look/2326927 Tarpon season is in full swing, and the general report has been either really good or really bad, depending whom you ask. This is all about spot selection. Many areas that historically have been...

Fishing for tarpon at night

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-fishing-for-tarpon-at-night/2326677 Seeing a 150-pound, head-shaking, chrome-plated, twisting hunk of "steel" coming out of the water is awesome. Few moments are more spectacular than nighttime tarpon fishing by the light of the moon. On full moon...

The Keys

Florida Keys Fishing Report week of 6/12/2017 Provided by: http://www.IslamoradaSportFishing.com (this report may be reproduced in any media format as long as credit is given to:www.islamoradasportfishing.com) Reminder: The Ask the Captain and fishing forums are open for new...