Jacksonville June Fishing Report

2018-05-19T13:38:18-05:00June 24th, 2015|

Jacksonville June fishing report is good to excellent flounder fishing is available at select First Coast locations off Jacksonville. Lots of small 11- to 15-inch Flounder are being caught from the Bells, Amelia and Nassau rivers, according to Sally Johnson of Amelia Island Bait & [...]

Grouper, venting tool rules have changed

2016-11-02T15:13:51-05:00February 2nd, 2014|

In past years, Many different types of grouper, including black, red, yellowfin, scamp, yellowmouth, rock hind and red hind were off limits to anglers from Feb. 1 through March 31. Now, the ruling has been removed for fishing in both state and federal Gulf waters [...]

What hook should you use for which fish?

2018-05-19T13:41:24-05:00April 19th, 2011|

What hook should you use for which fish? Wow!  Old as man itself but it can really be overwhelming when you start to choose a hook. Freshwater, saltwater, bait hooks,“J” hook, circle hook or live bait hooks.  Hook choice is VERY important!  As a general [...]

iOutdoor Fishing Report Tampa Inshore

2019-03-25T17:19:49-05:00January 21st, 2011|

Location: Tampa Inshore Captain: Chuck Clients:  Don Campbell and Greg Sweeney Date:  01/20/2011 Today, I had the pleasure of taking clients Don Campbell and Greg Sweeney of Kansas City out for some fishing. We started out trying to catch a few grouper in Tampa Bay, [...]

What is deep jigging?

2018-05-19T13:42:36-05:00December 30th, 2010|

What is deep jigging? Deep jigging is the term used for fishing using jigs in a deep water setting, usually more than 100 feet deep. This fishing technique is often employed to catch husky bottom fish species such as mutton snapper, amberjack, and grouper. However, [...]