Sunday, April 23, 2017

Bait sticks around thanks to warm weather

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-bait-sticks-around-thanks-to-warm-weather/2315326 Stable and warm weather has had fish extremely active in North Pinellas. Unlike most winter months, the bait has stuck around. Cast-netting for bait to fish for the day has been easy. Trout have...

The Kayak Report, Neil Taylor

The busy season has arrived.  Everyone wants to go fishing.    It is great to be out every day, post back problems.   The action is good.   We all just wish that it was a little...

March 2017: Florida Kayak Fishing Forecast

March 2017 By Neil Taylor and capmel.com kayak fishing staff contributors Around the state: Most of the state: Never really had a winter.  We have April fishing in March.   Will we finally get some real cold fronts?  ...

Tips for catching trout, Neil Taylor

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-tips-for-catching-trout/2314521 It is easy to get in on the action with a lot of spotted sea trout. In the right locations, you will experience action with very nice-sized trout. If you find yourself in an...

Warm weather brings early ‘spring’ fishing

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-warm-weather-brings-early-spring-fishing/2314321 Unusually warm water has helped start a "spring" fishing rally rarely seen in February. Many seasonal species of fish and sharks that typically don't show until late March or April have arrived in the...

Capt Stewart Ames, 2/24/2017

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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 used in six years. Big trout are bountiful, if you...

February is peak spawning month for sheepshead

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-february-is-peak-spawning-month-for-sheepshead/2312944 February is the peak spawning month for sheepshead in the Nature Coast area. For more than a month, the biggest fish have been moving from the bays, backwaters and bridge pilings to reefs and...

Big Trout In Big Numbers

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Sea trout, redfish, sheepshead top targets

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-sea-trout-redfish-sheepshead-top-targets/2312059 The weather forecast for the next few days looks great. Water temperatures are beginning to creep up in North Pinellas and fishing has been fantastic. The main targets have been spotted sea trout, redfish...