Sunday, June 25, 2017

The May 2016 Florida Kayak Fishing Forecast

June 2016 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...

Skyway Report, Paul Bristow 5/27/2016

The first extended weekend of the summer travel season has arrived and many species will be biting for visitors at the Sunshine Skyway Fishing Piers.  Spanish mackerel have been taken in reliable numbers, especially during late afternoon...

Skyway Report, Paul Bristow 5/20/2016

There was plenty of moisture in the atmosphere around the Tampa Bay region over the past week in the form of rain & high humidity, but that did not dampen the bite at the Sunshine...

Tampa Bay Fly, Pat Damico

Tampa Bay Times http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-snook-still-soaring/2277395 Super catch-and-release snook fly action has begun. Snook continue to proliferate in our area. Sight-fishing is heating up with large females and groups of courting males easily seen when anglers pick early...

Tampa Bay, Capt Bill Miller 5/15/2016

Go Fish for 5/15/16 by Capt. Bill Miller Spanish mackerel are making a strong showing around Tampa Bay. Inside Tampa Bay big Spanish have taken up residence around the high range markers and artificial reefs. I...

The Kayak Report, Neil Taylor 5/15/2016

Things are heating up.  The fishing was already HOT but air temperatures will be next.   Some days it's already feeling like "summer" by 8:30 AM.     The inshore flats are loaded with a variety of baitfish...

Upper Tampa Bay, Neil Taylor 5/15/2016

It’s warming up, but not fast enough to kill action up in the Bay.  But the end is near.   Later this month, I will give up on my fishing in the region north of...

Tampa Bay, Capt Bill Miller 5/14/2016

Go Fish for 5/8/16 by Capt. Bill Miller Tarpon were quite active this week before the cold front and accompanying high winds. The Skyway Bridge continues to be a go to spot, day or night. For...

Skyway Report, Paul Bristow 5/13/2016

Warmer and calmer weather patterns were the trend in the Tampa Bay region over the past week, and some traditional warm water trends seemed to settle in at the Sunshine Skyway Fishing Piers.  Tarpon...

Skyway Report, Paul Bristow 5/6/2016

Heavy winds & rain pushed through the Tampa Bay Region over the past week, but anglers employing the right tactics still found success at the Sunshine Skyway Fishing Piers.  Spanish mackerel were available for...