Sunday, February 19, 2017

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...

Take a Kid Fishing

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing It is our hobby.   You do it enough, you can get your fill of it.    I really don’t need to catch another fish in my lifetime.    I’ve done it...

Kayak: Deep Water Reentry

Solo deep water reentry of a sit-on-top kayak Neil Taylor, Guide Services-Strike Three Kayak Fishing www.strikethreekayakfishing.com www.capmel.com Before you take your first trip to do some kayaking or kayak fishing, one crucial safety preparation one needs to consider...

The Kayak Report, 1/15/2017

Posted 1.15.17 Is the water cold? That is something that remains debatable to local anglers. We all have different tolerances to the cold. I personally haven't had any problem getting out of the kayak and into...

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...

The Personal Flotation Device

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Safety is always priority 1.     The personal flotation device is required safety equipment.    By kayak, in Florida, you do not have to wear it but you must have one...

The Kayak Report, 12/15/2016

Colder evening temperatures, cooler water, windy days and extreme tides. It must be December! For those who do get out to do some fishing: Hand-numbing temperatures, eye watering winds and much colder water make these...

Errors and Bad Habits

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Fishing is not rocket science.   It is my contention that many people make it more difficult than it really is.   That being said, there is a lot of room...

The Kayak Report, 12/1/2016

The "catching" the past few weeks has been "Not a question of IF but HOW MANY??"   The weather has been good.  Fronts have been mostly light.  Light jacket weather at worst.  Variety is the spice...

December 2016 Florida Kayak Fishing Forecast

December 2016:  Florida Kayak Fishing Forecast By Neil Taylor and capmel.com kayak fishing staff contributors Around the state: For most kayak anglers, December marks the time for "bundling up" a little more.   Break out the waders and...