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Tarpon are everywhere

July 3, 2015 Tarpon season is in full swing and anglers without boats needn’t be left ou. more »»

Get going for triple-digit strikes

June 26, 2015 What’s better than standing on the deck of your boat casting a lure into the silent semi-darkness awaiting a strike from a big snook? Think bigger. more »»

Gag grouper seasons to open soon

June 19, 2015 Fans of offshore reef fishing, trolling big plugs, and even inshore types are looking forward to the gag grouper opener. more »»

Proven line doubling methods

June 12, 2015 Creating a doubled line at the end of your main line before adding your leader is accomplished by multiple method. more »»

Snook out of season on Monday

May 29, 2015 If you’re looking for that last snook dinner you might be too late. Recreational harvest of snook in Atlantic state and federal waters closes Monday. more »»

Load the wells for a big fight

May 22, 2015 Stop at the store and load the wells with pinfish and shrimp. If they are selling pass crabs buy them as well (2-3 inches). If you collect your own bait then fill the wells. more »»

Not much beats a big kingfish fight

May 15, 2015 What beats a big kingfish greyhounding away from you at warp speed on light tackle? Not much! This past week Cap. more »»

Tarpon very active; boat prep tips

May 8, 2015 Tarpon anyone? Beaches, flats, passes, harbor, canals, bridges, day, night, Southwest Florida is tarpon central and getting better. more »»

Treble hooks injure fish, anglers alike

May 1, 2015 Snook have a fondness for long, slim, minnow type plugs that usually sport two to three treble hooks. Problem is the placement of the treble hooks on these baits and the basic shape of a snook. more »»

Gamefish productive in Capitol

April 24, 2015 What a great time to be fishing in Florida, the Sportfishing Capitol of the World! Wonderful weather, lots of bait in the water and hungry fish on the prowl. more »»

It’s time to decide what fish to target

April 17, 2015 One of the hardest things to do this month is deciding what to fish for. The choices are enormous this time of year. What a great time to be an angler in Southwest Florida. more »»

Find tarpon early in morning

April 10, 2015 Early April and I’ve got over 20 tarpon notches in my belt — a 50-pounder and 19 little guys ranging from two to 12 pounds. It’s still dark outside and I’m anxious to be fishing as I pick out my gear. more »»

Snapper hot item in Boca Grande

April 3, 2015 Tasty snappers are willing biters in Boca Grande Pass for those unable to head to offshore snapper action. Take your five fish limit (10-inch min.) bottom bouncing the 35-foot zone using a 3-4 oz. more »»

New lure collects big snook

March 27, 2015 This particular big snook adventure started in Bass Pro Shops while shopping for a new trolling motor. more »»

Sharks scan shallows for your catch

March 20, 2015 Shallow water sharks were tough on our snook catches yesterday, eating snook, the lure and cutting lines in two feet of water a rod’s length away from the boat. more »»

Time to call a pro, but who?

March 13, 2015 After removing the access hatch door, I then laid on my side between the console and bench seat legs to put a drop light in through the opening. more »»

For twins, fish bring on change

March 6, 2015 With a few days to kill before taking the boys up to Disney, they decided a Florida vacation also needed to include a fishing trip for the 8-year-old twins. more »»

March opens season on snook

February 27, 2015 Run snook run! From the FWC: The recreational harvest season for one of Florida’s premier fish reopens Sunday in Florida’s Gulf of Mexico state and adjacent federal waters, including Ever-glades... more »»

Cold fish seek warm, deep water

February 20, 2015 As a young man, hurricanes almost always hit Florida’s east coast then rumbled up to the Carolinas and often out to sea. more »»

Tarpon catch: There is a proper way

February 13, 2015 If you think that a 150-pound, strong-as-a-bull, chrome armor plated tarpon somersaulting 10 feet in the air and crashing back into the water stripping off 100 yards of line, then jumping five more... more »»



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