Sarasota Fishing & Outdoors

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From the Captains...

Big Sheepshead are the Target

by Capt. Terry Fisher ‘BAR NONE’:  no other species will be more relevant or prevalent than that of ‘inshore’ sheepshead … Feb 1st, 2018

In-shore fishing with Rachel

by Capt. Rachel Cato The best fishing plan is to have no plan. You can look at the forecast and … Feb 1st, 2018

Two Markos are Better Than One

by Capt. James Marko My little brother was visiting home for the holidays and I decided to take him out … Feb 1st, 2018

Kayak Fishing

by Eric Henson Although it is still a little chilly in the morning, once the morning sun hits the water … Feb 1st, 2018

Port Manatee Tide Charts

Sarasota Bay Tide Charts

Cortez Tide Chart

Venice Inlet Tide Charts

Tag, You’re It!

By JoEllen K. Wilson, Bonefish & Tarpon Trust Once juvenile tarpon emigrate from the nursery habitat (Juvenile Tarpon as they … Nov 1st, 2017

Fly Fishing & Kayaks

by Dan Carns:   Kayaks are inherently suited to dock fishing, but do require some advance planning and maneuvering to … Dec 1st, 2017

Get the Most from your Fishing Magazine

by Fishin’ Frank Magazines like Coastal Angler can give you insights into what and when the next hot bite will … Feb 1st, 2018

Sarasota Fishing & Outdoor Articles

Getting The Most From Your Fishing Magazine

by Fishin’ Frank Coastal Angler Magazine can give you insights into what and when the next hot bite will be. … Feb 1st, 2018

Don’t Quit your Day Job Just Yet

by Misty Wells  Hey fellow anglers, have you ever thought “I want to ditch this job and make my living … Feb 1st, 2018

Another Day at the Office, By Capt. James Marko

My day started like any other, another early morning shark charter. My clients, two Canadian men on vacation, had no … Feb 1st, 2018

Change your Approach

by Capt. Dave Stephens Well fellow anglers, it’s that time of year to put the cast nets up and get … Jan 1st, 2018