Fort Myers – Live, Fish, Play

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Lobster!

Capt. Bart Marx Hello Fellow Anglers. It is lobster time in Florida. I have been to the Keys, Homestead, Miami, …

Cape Cod 2022

Dan Carns I’ve just returned from what can only be described as the most successful fishing trip of my long …

Gulf Tips for Finding Fish

Capt. Chad Carney Finding fish is a never-ending focus for spearos. Sites everyone sees, like bridges & rock piles are …

From the Captains...

Learn to Adapt

Capt. Dave Stephens So far this summer the tropics have been on the quiet side. Well, I’m sure that is …

I love Summer

Capt. Tim Ramsey I love summer. Well, not like I used to. As a kid it meant hours out surfing, …

Summer Fishing

By: Capt. Dave Stephens Every summer when the rainy season arrives, the waters of Charlotte Harbor become stained like a …

Tide Charts

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Marathon

by Captain Terry Fisher June proved to be an extremely productive month in Marathon. 2nd Mate ‘Moby Dick’ (my Chocolate …

Bird Island

By: Mike Hammond A few months ago, the owner of Kayak Excursions, Stefan Kuenzel, contacted Keep Lee County Beautiful to …

Options

Capt. Mike Manis While enduring the current heat and humidity it might seem that our options are limited.  However, there …

Fort Myers Fishing & Outdoor Articles

Paddlin and Fishin

By: Dan Carns Gone are the days of a simple plastic kayak with a fixed seat and paddle and no …

As The Water Temp Warms

By: Capt. Mike Manis For many, this could simply be an extension of May.  If the tarpon are abundant, it’s …

You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know

By: Mike Hammond As more and more people are returning to the outdoors for recreation, kayak fishing is one of …

The Often Overlooked but Tastier Amberjack

by Michael Sipos Almaco Jack, Seriola rivoliana   Florida State Record: 35 pounds 8 ounces; caught in Destin Florida International …

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