Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Tampa Bay, Capt Bill Miller 4/2/2016

Go Fish for 4/3/16 by Capt. Bill Miller Snook fishing is on fire all over the Tampa Bay area. Capt. Billy Miller and his parties have been catching tons of snook including one monster that weighed...

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...

The Kayak Report, Neil Taylor 3/31/2016

The month of March, slammed with trips and very good fishing a majority of the time.   Extremely enjoyable instructional trips plus visits from annual clients.    The weather: Acceptable.    We fished in substantial wind a...

Tampa Bay, Capt Bill Miller 3/27/2016

Go Fish for 3/27/16 by Capt. Bill Miller As is typical for the start of spring, anglers have lots of choices. Flats, nearshore and offshore, whatever your favorite is, there are good fish to be...

Skyway Report, Paul Bristow 3/25/2016

By Paul Bristow Windy conditions clouded the waters early in the week at the Sunshine Skyway Fishing Piers, but waters were clearing & baitfish returning by mid-week, just in time for greatly improved weekend fishing conditions.  Spanish...

“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...

Skyway Piers, 3/18/2016

Warm weather and the beginning of Spring Break visitors were the storyline this past week at the Sunshine Skyway Fishing Piers.  Many visitors from northern states with only freshwater fishing experience caught their first ever saltwater species. ...

Tampa Bay Fly, Pat Damico 3/17/2016

Captain's Corner: Warming water brings snook back Pat Damico, Times Correspondent Monday, March 14, 2016 5:44pm  The local water temperature has finally hit my magic number, 65. At the beginning of each month I consult my fishing...

Tampa Bay, Capt Bill Miller 3/13/2016

Go Fish for 3/13/16 by Capt. Bill Miller I fished the ship channel edges this past week with Larry Mastry and we had great action on mangrove snapper, big sheepshead and Key West Grunts. A live...

The Skyway Report, Paul Bristow 3/4/2016

Finally!  A week in Tampa Bay where consistent warm weather allowed both baitfish & predators to maintain springtime feeding activity at the Sunshine Skyway Fishing Piers.  Limits of sheepshead were very common this past week, and...