Sarasota Fishing & Outdoors

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South West Florida Freshwater Scene for January 2019

By Capt Roan zumFelde Well, I hope all have had a wonderful Holiday and a Merry Christmas or however you … Jan 1st, 2019

Fishing Florida’s SW Gulf Coast Waters

by Captain Terry Fisher Every month of every year will present different challenges to all anglers. This year should be … Jan 1st, 2019

The Adrenaline Factor

by Capt. Bill D’Antuono Wintertime diving in Southwest Florida presents challenges, but as with every challenge comes opportunity. We are … Jan 1st, 2019

From the Captains...

A Special Fishing Journey

by Capt. Tom Bailas Back in September of 2018  I booked a fishing trip for our honeymoon to Cabo San … Jan 1st, 2019

Catching Criminals

by Capt. James Vadas The winter fishing season is in full swing now. Last month was a transition from our … Jan 1st, 2019

Inshore with Capt. Rachel

by Capt. Rachel Temperatures will surely drop this month, both air and water temperature.  There are some days I find … Jan 1st, 2019

Cobia aka Ling

by Capt. James Marko Generally, around October and November you can find an amazing Pelagic sport fish called a cobia … Jan 1st, 2019

Up a Creek

by Capt. Mike Manis As we enter the middle of our winter season, wind and low water will be a … Jan 1st, 2019



Kayak Fishing

By Eric Henson Well here we are with a fresh new year. Maybe it’s time to get out on the … Jan 1st, 2019

Recipe of the Month

Jan 1st, 2019

Product Spotlight “America Go Fishing”

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Sarasota Fishing & Outdoor Articles

Sleep In

by Capt. Brian Boxx Happy New Year! 2019, can you believe it? The month of December brought a few chilly … Jan 1st, 2019

Outdoor Opportunities

by Wayne Nichols Finally, some cooler weather lately down here in SoFlo! OK, so it’s nothing compared to the northern … Jan 1st, 2019

Clean Boating- For the Fishes, for You

Whether it’s fishing or just enjoying a day out on the water, boating regularly is an enjoyable benefit of living … Jan 1st, 2019

View from the Good Fortune II

By Dr. Judy Hushon, Conservancy of Southwest Florida board member and volunteer naturalist The Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s eco-cruise tour … Jan 1st, 2019

New Year’s Resolutions

by Misty Wells I know why we don’t keep New Year’s Resolutions… For years now the number one question we … Jan 1st, 2019

Hunting season is in Full Swing!

by Wayne Nichols Well, the weather this time of year is definitely hit and miss. You wake thinking the temps … Dec 4th, 2018


Sarasota Annual Holiday Boat Parade of Lights – Although Sarasota is known for its beautiful beaches year-round, December brings a … Dec 4th, 2018

Spearfishing Mahis

By: Sheri Daye Looking for a vacation destination to take the whole family—a place where you can enjoy nature together … Dec 4th, 2018