Southwest Florida Fishing Reports


  • Fishermen on Foot: July 2014

    This month it’s pretty simple. Take the kids to the beach. Any beach, that is if you can get them up early. Everywhere from Wiggins...

  • Naples Offshore Report: July 2014

    Well there’s no doubt that summer has arrived with a vengeance. The yard has gone from being mowed once a month to growing out of...

  • Naples on the Fly: July 2014

    Its summer. Mosquitoes are everywhere in the Glades, and it gets so hot that you almost have to be off the water by noon. However,...

  • Spearfishing in Collier County: July 2014

    Summer has arrived and so have the fish! For the locals, summertime in Southwest Florida is the best time of the year. Calm weather, comfortable...


  • Sarasota Bay Fishing Report: July 2014

    Tarpon fishing along the coastal gulf will still be my main focus this month. The large schools of tarpon we saw in June will start...

  • Southwest Florida Fishing Report: July 2014

    Fishing in southwest FL continues to be as good as it gets. Big snook and snook fishing has continues to be exceptional. Last week we...

  • Lake Okeechobee Fishing Report: July 2014

    Some of the best bass fishing of the year occurs every summer when there are few people aside from locals around to enjoy it. Bass...

  • Bradenton/Lower Tampa Bay Fishing Report: July 2014

    In July look for dolphins, sea turtles, man o war birds, ospreys, pelicans, manatees, sheets of thread fin and Spanish sardines, pods of greenbacks, schools...

  • Charlotte Harbor Fishing Report: July 2014

    Depending on how many days you were up at 4:00 a.m. preparing to tarpon fish, it may or may not be hard to believe that...


  • Pasco County Fishing Remains Hot and So Does the Weather

    What can we say, except that fishing in Pasco County is absolutely on fire! The key in June will be getting out early or towards...

  • Pick One Or Catch Them All!

    Snook, redfish, trout, Spanish macks, tarpon, and cobia "just to name a few." All of these North Tampa Bay favorites as well as a few...

  • Summer Redfish Fishing Tips

    Tampa Bay/Bradenton might be the redfish capital of the world. We have huge schools of reds and, even though they are smaller on the average...

  • Work the Lights at Night for Trophy Gamefish

    To escape the sweltering summer heat, as well as hoards of recreational boaters and jet skiers, anglers often prowl the coolness of night looking for...

  • June Means Catching Everything!

    The fishing went off the chart during May and hasn’t stopped yet. Local inshore waters of Clearwater Harbor and St. Joseph Sound will continue to...

  • It’s Tarpon Time!

    OK kids, I could talk about all of the other fishing opportunities out here this month, because it’s true that just about everything that swims...