Thursday, March 30, 2017

The Skyway Report, 2/24/2017

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The Skyway Report

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Warm rivers holding plenty of targets for fly fishermen

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-warm-rivers-holding-plenty-of-targets-for-fly-fishermen/2313204 Water temperatures in the 70s were a pleasant surprise during recent fly fishing river trips. Redfish, ladyfish, trout, snook, largemouth bass and a few baby tarpon were our reward for slow, deep presentations of...

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...

Lower Tampa Bay, Neil Taylor

The red tide, long gone. The action:  Normalized. Action has held up great in the lower part of Tampa Bay.   Just that extra few miles south from so many areas that have a bigger “cold...

Big Trout In Big Numbers

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Lower Tampa Bay, Neil Taylor

By Neil Taylor, www.strikethreekayakfishing.com The weather has been tougher.   There, I said it.   But I still got out and for me, this part of the Bay has options that are not as strong elsewhere throughout...

The Kayak Report, Neil Taylor

By Neil Taylor Strikethreekayakfishing.com Finally some winter weather:  The fish will be starved for food, coming out from the creeks and rivers to find more to eat.   Redfish and speckled trout will be excellent lasting for...

Cold makes fishing tougher, but not impossible

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-cold-makes-fishing-tougher-but-not-impossible/2311196 Frequent cold fronts can make shallow saltwater species very difficult this time of year. Windy overcast days and unreliable tides make it hard to establish a pattern. Don't spend a lot of time at...

February 2017 Florida Kayak Fishing Forecast

February 2017 By Neil Taylor and capmel.com kayak fishing staff contributors Around the state: Good weather has to be around the corner.  Our kayak fishing friends to the north are thawing out, literally after snow and ice...