Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Lower Tampa Bay, 5/1/2016

By Neil Taylor, www.strikethreekayakfishing.com Trout, redfish, a few snook, flounder, huge jacks, ladyfish, spanish and king mackerel.    Pretty much everything there is.  Snook, not so great.    Everything else is in pretty good numbers.    One specific...

East Bay, Capt Jason Prieto 4/29/2016

Early Tarpon Fishing Is Starting To Show Up May is just around the corner and with that being said you can expect another stellar month of inshore fishing. Redfish are starting to school up around...

Florida Kayak Fishing Forecast: May 2016

May 2016 By Neil Taylor and capmel.com kayak fishing staff contributors Around the state: This, the fifth month of the year, often one of the best there is.    Will it be smokin’ hot?  Will it remain mild?  ...

Lower Tampa Bay, Neil Taylor 4/18/2016

The lower Bay area continues to produce incredibly steady action.   What was already “good” action on redfish and speckled trout, the numbers of fish around the south shore is impressive.   Flounder action has exploded...

The Florida Kayak Fishing Forecast: April 2016

April 2016 By Neil Taylor and capmel.com kayak fishing staff contributors Around the state: The great weather March brought will extend through April, providing the last month of moderate temperatures before the long stretch of summer.   The...

Lower Tampa Bay, Neil Taylor 3/31/2016

By Neil Taylor, www.strikethreekayakfishing.com Things are hopping on the south shore.    A great fishery, often challenged by illegal netting, our dedicated officers have done well in eliminating those problems and that has led to better...

“The Kayak Report”, Neil Taylor

The influx of baitfish marks the arrival of spring.   Spring is here and so are the baitfish.   Following right behind: The predators.   From the lowly ladyfish to the prized king mackerel, the spring action in the...

Lower Tampa Bay, 3/19/2016

By Neil Taylor, www.strikethreekayakfishing.com Winding down:  The seawalls, and any rocky structure going into the water really, have sheepshead.   There are some good fish but there are thousands of “next year’s fish.” Those ten to...

Lower Tampa Bay, Neil Taylor 2/29/2016

By Neil Taylor, www.strikethreekayakfishing.com Back into the zone:  We caught a ton of fish along the south shore the past couple of weeks.   No question, the red tide eased and the fish returned.    The action...

Lower Tampa Bay

By Neil Taylor, www.strikethreekayakfishing.com The weather has been workable, for the most part.   Ultimately,  I have not spent as much time in this part of the Bay than I had been mostly because there was...