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What Is the Best Fishing Season For Redfish?

By Joshua Taylor November 19, 2013 | best time to fish for redfish fall redfish Fishing Articles redfish season | 0 comments

I am often asked what the best fishing seasons are for certain game fish, especially redfish. The sunshine state offers a vast array of species, both inshore and offshore. Many species can be caught year around regardless of the season. This is the primary reason Florida is considered the “fishing...

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Drift Fishing the Rich Grass Flats

By Joshua Taylor October 22, 2013 | drift fishing Fishing Articles flats fishing how to flats fish | 0 comments

Before I get into drift fishing, I thought I would share a little knowledge pertaining to Sea-grass. Did you know that there are seven native species of sea-grass in Florida? The seven include: Turtle Grass Manatee Grass Shoal Grass Johnson's Seagrass Paddle Grass Star Grass Widgeon Grass The most common...

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Locating Schools of Redfish

By Joshua Taylor October 18, 2013 | Fishing Articles how to locate schools of redfish locating schools of redfish schooling redfish | 0 comments

It’s no secret, cooler temperatures welcome an onslaught of fish species. Fish gather in large numbers and actively gorge on huge quantities of white bait that flood the bays and shallow flats. All animals’ species are opportunistic feeders and love an easy vulnerable meal. This is why you will frequently...

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How to Rig Shrimp for Fishing

How to Rig Shrimp for Fishing

By Joshua Taylor September 20, 2013 | Fishing Articles fishing with shrimp guide to fishing with shrimp how to hook a shrimp how to rig shrimp how to use shrimp for bait | 0 comments

Shrimp which are also referred to as a decapod crustacean is “one of the best” live baits for saltwater fishing. Shrimp are widespread and very abundant; they can be found feeding near the sea floor on most coast and estuaries. Their prey are endless, not only are they constantly pursued...

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Night Fishing for the Elusive Cobia

By 1 August 09, 2013 | brown bomber fishing cobia fishing cobia fishing at night cobia fishing tips Fishing Articles ling fishing | 0 comments

[caption id="attachment_448" align="alignleft" width="300"] Sammy and I with a Tampa Bay Cobia[/caption] The summer heat has been brutal this year, but the showers have been consistent and have kept the temperatures tolerable. Sometimes with all the pressure that the fish receive in the Tampa Bay, you have to go into...

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Best Top Water Lure for Spotted Sea Trout

By 1 July 05, 2013 | Fishing Articles top water lure Zara Puppy zara spook | 0 comments

[caption id="attachment_402" align="alignleft" width="300"] Zara Spook[/caption] Most who have ventured out to capture the beautiful spotted sea trout and those who have been successful; understand that they have a tenacious appetite. Speckled trout frequently hit with extreme aggression. Unlike with the redfish or snook, you won’t have the long, screaming,...

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Silver Trout Invade the Tampa Bay

By 1 June 06, 2013 | catching silver trout Fishing Articles how to catch silver trout silver trout | 0 comments

[caption id="attachment_364" align="alignleft" width="239"] Silver Trout[/caption] Fishing in general has been pretty good but the species that stands out among many is the tenacious silver trout. They have literally invaded the bay. Silver trout might not appeal to the more experienced angler due to their size and ease to catch...

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Winter Shark Fishing

By 1 March 05, 2013 | black tips sharks Fishing Articles how to catch sharks shark fishing spinner sharks winter shark winter shark fishing | 0 comments

Most think of the warmer months when “shark fishing” is mentioned. Many anglers overlook the great winter fishery that we have here in Florida. The power plants discharge thousands of gallons of warm water into the bay, and make a nice nesting ground for all types of residential species. As...

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Sheepshead is the Hot Ticket in December

By 1 December 20, 2012 | Fishing Articles sheepshead december sheepshead fishing 2012 | 0 comments

[caption id="attachment_272" align="alignright" width="300"] Elusive striped convicts![/caption] Florida weather has been pleasant to say the least, if it wasn’t for the Christmas decorations and mad people squandering through the malls, I would think it was early fall. The warmer temperatures have the fish feeding more aggressively than normal. Sheepshead have...

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Redfish Tournament Preparation

By 1 August 22, 2012 | Fishing Articles | 0 comments

[caption id="attachment_252" align="alignleft" width="170"] Vince with a fat redfish[/caption] After the squall eased a little and the skies cleared on Sunday, we were able to get on the water to do a little scouting. It was a “one man, one rod” type of day. Our primary objective was to find...

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Brown Bomber Fishing Tips

By Chris Canning August 15, 2012 | brown bombers cobia fishing Fishing Articles ling fishing | 0 comments

 Bombers AKA Cobia is a prized catch, because of their delicious fillets and ultimate strength. Not to mention the popular method of sight casting, as they linger in the shadows of the markers, buoys and bridges. Learning their feeding habitat will help make them a relatively easy game fish to...

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Snook Fishing Tips

By 1 August 09, 2012 | Fishing Articles snook fishing tips snook tips | 0 comments

Does the snook elude you?  Don’t worry you are not alone; I hear many stories where people struggle when targeting snook. So, I figured I would share a few snook fishing tips, which have helped me be successful. Tip 1: Use Technology for a Head Start [caption id="attachment_200" align="alignright" width="300"]...

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