FISHING REPORT 5/27/20

Everybody get ready for gag grouper and red snapper! Both seasons open June 1st and Captain’s are already reporting lots of both being caught ahead of the season opener on squid, sardines, octopus and cut white bait. Follow the possession limits and take care of...

TARPON, TARPON, TARPON!

They are here! Lot’s of fish in the passes and on the beach! Crabs, threadies and pinfish are the bait of choice. There are even some nice fish being caught on fly! There are plenty of fish so be courteous of others! Don’t crowd, wait your turn and...

ECONOMY TACKLE FISHING REPORT 5/11/20

Tarpon are here! Look for them in the passes. Having luck with big pinfish, threads, and of course crabs. Lots of nice cobia being caught as well. Some of the “M” reefs are holding permit and nice mangrove snapper. Inshore, snook, trout, and redfish bite...

SPRING FISHING IS HERE!

Offshore, if you are able to get to 200 feet wahoo is the word.  If you are closer, 100 feet or less look for black fin tuna. Near shore, tarpon are hot and cold.  Look forward to warm weather before it gets active.  Inshore is an all around good bite.  Juvenile...

Captain Juan Leon

Hobie First Cast Charter Captain Juan Leon coordinates our Hobie First Cast program where he specializes in kayak fishing with artificial lures in both fresh and saltwater.  Hobie first cast is the perfect way for anglers of all ages and skill level to find out...

Pinecraft Park

  Pinecraft Park is a well maintained Sarasota county park that is at the northern end of Phillippi Creek.  There is a paved launch ramp on the south end of Pinecraft Park and a good sized paved parking lot. Pinecraft park is a little over 3 miles upstream from the...