Naples Fishing & Outdoors

Coastal Angler Magazine Naples Edition is best resource for anglers & outdoor enthusiasts. Browse through our fishing reports, forecasts, fishing tips and advice from the local guides and prolific anglers.

Mr. Twister Baits

  by Dan Carns Many of you have heard the name Mister Twister, long-time player in the freshwater fishing world … Apr 1st, 2018

Why Buy a Custom Rod?

Bonita Tackle specializes in designing unique custom rods for the discerning fisherman. Recently Shug Clawson, owner and builder, asked one … Apr 1st, 2018

Your Best Shot

  By Wayne Nichols Nothing like spring in South Florida! Osceola turkey season is in full swing, hogs are out … Apr 1st, 2018

Naples Fishing Reports

Offshore with Capt. Tom – April 2018

APRIL…By far is the best month of the year to fish offshore. Say goodbye to the winter cloths and breakout … Apr 1st, 2018

Paddle Naples’ April Kayak Fishing

  By Brent Bensmiller Things are heating up quick as we transition into spring. With above average temperatures over the … Apr 1st, 2018

Off to a Great Start

by Capt. Bill D’Antuono 2018 has treated us in Southwest Florida right. Warm temperatures and calm days enabled us to … Apr 1st, 2018

Fishing with Bella

  by Capt. Mike Grispo I want to share an experience I had in late February, with a couple and … Apr 1st, 2018

SWFL’s Freshwater Scene – April 2018

By Capt Roan zumFelde   Freshwater fishing in Southwest Florida has been excellent most of March and looks as if … Apr 1st, 2018

Naples Tide Charts

Marco Island Tide Charts

Wiggins Pass Tide Charts

Everglades Tide Charts

Jig & Fly of The month

Jig & Fly of the Month

April 2018 Fly of the Month: PFB Baitfish Snook time is here and there is no other pattern that catches … Apr 1st, 2018


Estuary Conservation Association News – April 2018

By Alan Ritchie As previously reported, the Estuary Conservation Association, Inc. (ECA) has been monitoring the progress of the planned … Apr 1st, 2018

In The Wake

In the Wake – April 2018

As some already know, government interference in the business of marina operations and aquatic resource management has been the bane of my existence...Apr 1st, 2018

Naples Fishing & Outdoors

Rods not Remotes

  ‘Reel Life’ By Misty Wells As we all sit back and take a look around for the next generation … Apr 1st, 2018

Dad’s Old Tackle Box

By Dick Braun Well, the blind squirrel found one! I received a phone call from a gentleman who said he … Apr 1st, 2018

Keep Our Programs Afloat – April 2018

  by Tiffany Sawyer-Schank, Executive Director MIACC The Marine Industries Association of Collier County (MIACC) is a nonprofit group dedicated … Apr 1st, 2018

Boat and Trailer Storage

By Mark Raudenbush   Pretty much everyone who reads this magazine is into boating in one fashion or another. Whether … Mar 1st, 2018

Fishing Tips & Advice

Repower or Replace?

By Mark Raudenbush We get calls here at Wolcott Marine almost daily from customers looking to repower their boats. Before … Apr 1st, 2018

How to Identify a Good Tackle

By Bruce Andersen Did you try taking Ryobi Reel that we introduced last month?  I will talk about fishing line … Apr 1st, 2018

Got Twelve Weight in your closet? If not, we’re here to say you should.

If you’ve spent any time on the water lately you’ve probably noticed something. The sun is brutal—and unless you prefer … Mar 1st, 2018