Friday, June 23, 2017

Sarasota kayak, Steve Gibson

Wind and heat were the culprits of May as far as fishing is concerned along Southwest Florida. With that in mind, most of our attention was focused on freshwater fishing throughout the region. We visited a...

June 2017: Kayak Fishing Forecast

June 2017 By Neil Taylor and capmel.com kayak fishing staff contributors Around the state: The beginning of hurricane season, the beginning of "summer" and the long stretch of HEAT for anglers all over the state, June will...

Sarasota, Rick Grassett

Capt. Rick Grassett’s Sarasota, FL Fishing Report for 5/27/2017 Anglers fishing with me, out of CB's Saltwater Outfitters on Siesta Key, had some action with tarpon in the coastal gulf in Sarasota during the past...

Sarasota, Captain Rick Grassett

  Capt. Rick Grassett’s Sarasota, FL Fishing Report for 5/13/2017 Tarpon time! Numbers of tarpon increased as we approached a full moon last week and fly anglers fishing with me, out of CB's Saltwater Outfitters on...

John Kumiski, Chokoloskee

Solo Chokoloskee Fishing Report We could have called this report, “Last White Man Without a GPS Goes to the Everglades.” I have been to Chokoloskee before of course, but not for a long time. I...

Sarasota, Rick Grassett Fly Fishing

Capt. Rick Grassett’s Sarasota, FL Fly Fishing Forecast for May 2017 Tarpon fishing will take off during May as migratory fish arrive along our beaches.  Also look for Spanish mackerel, tripletail, cobia and false albacore...

Sarasota, Capt Rick Grassett

Capt. Rick Grassett’s Sarasota, FL Fishing Forecast for May 2017   Tarpon fishing will take off during May as migratory fish arrive along our beaches.  Also look for Spanish mackerel, tripletail, cobia and false albacore (little...

Sarasota, Steve Gibson

You never know when you'll be surprised. That happened early in April when my wife and I drove down to Nokomis Beach to spend a leisurely few hours in the sun. While there, I decided...

Sarasota, Rick Grassett: Starting May

Anglers fishing with me, out of CB's Saltwater Outfitters on Siesta Key, caught and released trout, bluefish, flounder and snook in Sarasota Bay and trout, flounder and snook in Gasparilla Sound on flies, CAL...

May 2017: Florida Kayak Fishing Forecast

May 2017 By Neil Taylor and capmel.com kayak fishing staff contributors Around the state: The word is out:  Fishing all over the great state of Florida is exceptionally good.    Will the heat of summer come early for...