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Jig Fishing in the Mangroves

By: Caitlyn Gatrell Saltwater fishing is a great adventure, with every cast bringing the promise of excitement and new memories. …

Fishing the Foam

By Joe Sheaffer Spring is here and the beaches are a great place to spend a day or a few …

Hooked on Snook

By: Jessica Harris Hendrie As the sun came up, the anticipation started for this little angler. A full day of …

From the Captains...

Bald Eagles Rely on Careful Anglers

Boaters along Florida’s waterways often see Ospreys perched atop a channel marker or soaring overhead, but sometimes a closer look …

Tarpon Time

By: Capt. Bart Marx May in Southwest Florida we look for the white butterflies to appear which lets us know …

It’s That Time Again

By: Eric Henson It’s Tarpon Time everyone and this is generally the first time of year that I like to …

Tidecharts

It’s a Numbers Game

By: Capt. Dave Stephens Well folks, I have been waiting to write about spring showers. However, it seems all spring …

Boca Grande Tarpon and Beyond

by Captain Terry Fisher The months of May and June bring the most spectacular, natural displays of fish migration to …

Sarasota Fishing & Outdoor Articles

Diving and Fishing the Florida Keys

By: Capt. Tony  Young April is one of my favorite months to dive and fish, I see it as a …

Kayak Fishing

By: Eric Henson With spring rolling in and it being a mildly cool winter, I try to enjoy the cooler …

Fishing With Artificials

By: Eric Henson Anyone who knows me will tell you that when it comes to inshore fishing, I am an …

On the River

By Joe Sheaffer It has been a challenge for our area in SWFL this fall. Hurricane Ian and Red tide …

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