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Happy New Year

By:  Capt Roan zumFelde Merry Christmas to all and Happy New Year.  I hope everyone has had a wonderful year … Dec 2nd, 2019

Offshore Performance Specialties

Powered by Mercury Offshore Performance Specialties is recognized throughout the Southeast United States as a leading supplier of high-performance products … Dec 2nd, 2019

Starting Over

By Capt. Tim Ramsey There are two things wrong with fishing by yourself. The first is, you miss the camaraderie … Dec 2nd, 2019

From the Captains...

Landing Fish in a Kayak

By Dan Carns When it comes to landing fish in a kayak everyone has their preferred method, some use a … Dec 3rd, 2019


By Capt. James Vadas I’m truly blessed; sharing gifts of God’s creation on the water with people from all over … Dec 3rd, 2019

Unexpected Surprise!

By: Chasten Whitfield I was recently contacted by a couple young kids who have requested that I go fishing with … Dec 3rd, 2019

Where to Start

By Joe Sheaffer Many of us have a couple of days a week to fish, if we are lucky. Some … Dec 3rd, 2019

Christmas Comes Early!

By Matt Fueyo Hurricane season is over and we can all be thankful that our coast saw little to no … Dec 3rd, 2019



Full Coolers

By Capt. Philip Watson The winter season is setting in and the shallow reefs are alive! I favor ledges in … Dec 3rd, 2019


By: Eric Henson Well it’s that time of year again and the holiday season is in full swing! We are … Dec 3rd, 2019

Length, Power, & Action

By Capt. Neil Eisner There are three things to look at when buying that new fishing rod, length, power, and … Dec 3rd, 2019

Sarasota Fishing & Outdoor Articles

Safety On The Water

by Rick Bennett In March 2019, my two teenage sons were out in our family’s 22’ center console with friends … Dec 3rd, 2019

New Spots

By Capt. Mike Manis At this point, the beginning of winter, I find myself looking for windows of opportunity. By … Dec 3rd, 2019

Take a Break!

By Capt. Bart Marx December in SWFL! If you are reading this article and have not started your Christmas shopping … Dec 3rd, 2019


by Captain Terry Fisher It is that time of year when the area ‘lights’ up with numerous visitors and home … Dec 2nd, 2019

Great Fishing!

By Capt. Billy Norris Fishing this month has been great, despite the return of red tide. If you know where … Dec 2nd, 2019

Lite n Tight

By Capt. Brian Boxx Is it really the end of 2019? Our temperatures may be getting cooler, but the fishing … Dec 2nd, 2019

Wintertime Fishing

By Capt. Bill D’Antuono Venturing offshore SWFL in December, is one of my favorite times of year. Cobia will start … Dec 2nd, 2019

Offshore Fare

By Capt. Bart Marx Hello fellow anglers! Turkey month once again, can you believe it? It is the beginning of … Nov 2nd, 2019

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