Thursday, May 25, 2017
West Central

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West Central Florida Fishing Reports

The Tarpon of May, Capt Jason Prieto

Tampa Bay Tarpon Fishing Steels Spotlight for May! May is yet another great month to fish. You really get to see what Tampa Bay has to offer; from the backcountry and flats all the way...

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?  ...

Tampa Bay, Capt Bill Miller 4/25/2016

Go Fish for 4/24/16 by Capt. Bill Miller Kingfish continue to be red hot off the Gulf Beaches. This week in the Commercial Florida Management Kingfish Tournament Ryan McCurdy, fishing on my boat, won the big...

North Pinellas, Capt Brian Caudill 4/22/2016

Dealin' with the Winds! Subscribe to Capt. Brian's Fishing Report 4/21/2016 Winds are finally subsiding this week. Although the winds have hampered fishing in many areas, adjusting to the elements is key to finding fish and staying...

Skyway Report, Paul Bristow 4/22/2016

Yet another week of 'tourism board' weather at the mouth of Tampa Bay made for several noteworthy bites at the Sunshine Skyway Fishing Piers.  Snook have become aggressive along the shallow approach sections of the piers. ...

Upper Tampa Bay, Neil Taylor 4/18/2016

Plunging toward the month of May, great opportunities in the northern extent of the Bay.    Redfish and trout will remain the best options.     The numbers of snook continue to remain poor and there is...

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 Kayak Report”, Neil Taylor 4/18/2016

A look back in time:    "The Kayak Report from this date on 2008 Posted 4.18.08 For those who didn't get to hear the radio show but would like to hear it, you can get it...

Dunedin/Palm Harbor, Capt Stewart Ames 4/17/2016

Fishing in April is all about decisions.  Fish inshore for snook or redfish or go outside into the gulf to catch mangrove snapper, out of season gag grouper, kingfish, mackerel, cobia, bonita etc etc? ...

Tampa Bay Fly, Pat Damico 4/16/2016

Wind lately has been the most detrimental part of our weather. Some members of our fly fishing clubs have been using spin tackle because they felt it was too windy for fly rods. Inexperienced...