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Bricks & Sticks Fishing Tournament

The Bricks & Sticks Fishing Tournament is one of the best inshore catch & release fishing tournaments in the Southwest … Aug 7th, 2020


Capt. Dave Stephens SCORCHING, has got to be the one word that comes to my mind to best explain our … Jul 31st, 2020

Summer Time!

Capt. Bart Marx This is the time of year that the winds are offshore in the morning and onshore in … Jul 31st, 2020

From the Captains...

Rise and Shine!

Capt. Mike Manis As we enter the peak of summer heat and humidity, it might seem like our options are …


by Captain Terry Fisher Even though home base for most of my fishing with clients is in local SWFL waters, …

Hot Fishing

Capt. Billy Norris Fishing over the past month has been excellent! Summer is here and it is HOT outside, so …

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New Boat

Dan Carns I’m a lifelong fisherman and started kayak fishing before it was a thing. Eventually I began guiding for … Aug 2nd, 2020

Recipe of the Month

Aug 2nd, 2020

Summer Fishing

Capt. Neil Eisner August is usually the hottest month in southwest Florida. The water heats up fast and with the … Aug 2nd, 2020

Fort Myers Fishing & Outdoor Articles

Silver Linings

Mike Hammond It’s been a challenging few of months. Some of us may still be in our homes dreaming of …

Spiny Lobster

Commonly referred to as the Florida spiny lobster, the Caribbean spiny lobster inhabits tropical and subtropical waters of the Atlantic …

Speed it up for Summer Snook

By Joe Sheaffer As the weather and water warm in southwest Florida continues, it is time for us anglers to …

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