Thursday, March 30, 2017

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...

Florida Bluefish by Neil Taylor

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Usually accidental catch than targeted, if you pay attention, you may be able to target bluefish effectively in your area of Florida.    Differences around the state:   On the Atlantic...

Custom Anchor Trolleys

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Other than a rod holder, the anchor trolley is the most usable addition to a fishing kayak.  Can you do without?   Sure.   You can clip your anchor to the...

Feed Predictions, by Neil Taylor

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Like other aspects of fishing, the more you know the more of "science" it is.  Success often lies in the details.    23 years of heavily fishing Tampa Bay waters, the...

The Mirrolure Mirrominnow

The Mirrominnow:   My favorite sub-surface MirroLure!  Most will tell you they prefer the Mirrodine.    The Mirrodine is an outstanding bait.  The Mirrominnow is a sleeker bait, goes subsurface like the Mirrodine. In the Lumo Series,...

The Mirrolure Mirrodine

There are many options under the Mirrodine brand.  From the “Mini” up to the XL and Heavy, you will find a use for all of them.    As a fishing guide, you have to have...

The Meatheads of the Week: 11/16/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   ESCAMBIA COUNTY   While on patrol in Pensacola Bay, Officer Allgood found numerous fisheries-related violations including possession of red snapper during the closed season, undersized red snapper and undersized gag grouper. Four criminal summonses were...