Sarasota Fishing & Outdoors

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To Catch a Captain

Mike Short, Catch-A-Dream Volunteer Host      “Mike, how are your sea legs these days?” That was how my introduction to … Dec 1st, 2018

Product Spotlight – America Go Fishing

America Go Fishing Fishing & Dive Sites Memory Cards Over 5,000 Waypoints in 35 coastal counties, it’s all about the … Dec 1st, 2018

Celebrating 60 Years of Sunshine

When Don Wynn established Sunshine Ace Hardware in 1958, the Naples based company was built on a set of core … Dec 1st, 2018

From the Captains...

Winter Break

By: Chasten Whitfield I came home from college for a short break and the first morning we were home my … Dec 1st, 2018

Mackerel, Grouper, and Tripletail, Oh My!

by Capt. Bart Marx Hello Fellow Anglers, it is December and this is the time of family and friends spending … Dec 1st, 2018

Go Big!

by Capt. Tom Bailas  The big amberjacks are on my target list for December. It is very common to catch … Dec 1st, 2018

SWFL’s Freshwater Scene

by Capt. Roan zumFelde Merry Christmas to all and hope your fishing trips are wonderful and fish are plentiful.  The … Nov 30th, 2018

Inshore with Capt. Rachel

by Capt. Rachel Best predictor for weather this month is write down on strips of paper all the possible seasons … Nov 30th, 2018



Kayak Fishing

By: Eric Henson The cold months are here but the fishing is still heating up! Just about every trip I … Dec 1st, 2018

Recipe of the Month

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by Captain Terry Fisher It is that time of year when the area ‘lights’ up with numerous visitors and home … Dec 1st, 2018

Sarasota Fishing & Outdoor Articles

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

Take the Holidays Outside Florida Style

Yes, it is that time of year again, why not enjoy it and take the stress out of gift giving.  … Dec 4th, 2018

Fishing Adventures

by Capt. Bart Marx Hello Fellow Anglers, November has once again rolled around. This is to me, the month you … Nov 1st, 2018

Glamping to Primitive Camping

By Misty Wells Fall is finally here and temperatures are finally cooling off in the Sunshine State, it’s time to … Nov 1st, 2018

Celebrate Thanksgiving with your friends at the Cultural

Come celebrate Thanksgiving with friends! The Cultural Center of Charlotte County will be having their annual Thanksgiving dinner on November … Nov 1st, 2018