Monday, June 26, 2017

The Kayak Fishing Academy: Get better on the water

This session is strong for people who are non-kayak.  It is a comprehensive look at fishing Tampa Bay. To register:  Send an email to Livelybaits@aol.com Find this on Facebook  "The Kayak Fishing Academy" The Academy will be...

Captain’s Corner: Summertime Trout

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-speckled-trout-a-good-summer-target/2286803 Summer means nothing this year. The fish are going to eat. They are eating great. For easy action? Speckled trout. They are not smart, they are everywhere. Our most prolific fish: Enjoy! Use medium...

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...

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...

Upper Tampa Bay

February 17, 2016 What’s happenin’ in the upper stretches of Tampa Bay? It is winter but no fear, spring can almost be seen.   Action is hit or miss this time of year with some fantastic trips...

Captain’s Corner: It’s the best time for redfish

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-its-the-best-time-for-redfish/2308808 We have hit the best months of the year to catch redfish. A challenging species on lures, redfish are eating almost everything they see right now. The live bait options are wide open. Any...

April 2017 Florida Kayak Fishing Forecast

April 2017 By Neil Taylor and capmel.com kayak fishing staff contributors Around the state: The anticipation of spring is over.   It is here. The Tampa Bay region– April is the Month Of The Baitfish.  “Tens of thousands of tons...

November 2016: Florida Kayak Fishing Forecast

November 2016 By Neil Taylor and capmel.com kayak fishing staff contributors Around the state: A glimpse at the month of November for kayak anglers around the Sunshine State:  excitement and nervousness rolled into one.  The October action...

The Skyway, Paul Bristow

As the Silver Kings continued their annual invasion of the Tampa Bay Estuary this past week, the theme from JAWS could also be heard playing in the background at the Sunshine Skyway Fishing Piers... ...

“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...