Friday, March 24, 2017

The Kayak Report, Neil Taylor

The busy season is upon us.  Fighting off back problems, the fishing has been good.  We have caught fish in locations I hadn’t really used in six years. Big trout are bountiful, if you...

Catch a Florida Memory with 11-year-old Tristan

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Tampa Bay seagrass assessment

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The Kayak Report, Neil Taylor

By Neil Taylor Strikethreekayakfishing.com Finally some winter weather:  The fish will be starved for food, coming out from the creeks and rivers to find more to eat.   Redfish and speckled trout will be excellent lasting for...

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...

Jigheads

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Hooks and Jigheads:  Everyday tackle that is more important than most people think.    I inspect my clients’ gear.  One of the biggest deficiencies:  Cheap jigheads.    It is worth the...

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...

Anti-Reverse

The feature I detest the most on a spinning reel:  Anti-reverse.   If you feel the same way: Speak up.  Speak your mind.  That may be the only way to get a change in this...