Kayak Fishing Special in Southwest Florida

Mention this post and receive a $50 discount on your kayak fishing trip for two.  First person pays the regular rate of $197 and the second person goes for FREE. Offer good until September 30, 2017 Explore the beautiful waters of Gasparilla Sound, the backwater...

Catching Spotted Sea Trout in Gasparilla Sound

I had a kayak fishing charter last week with 2 guys from Pittsburgh. We had a good time catching trout that were 15-18″ long. the bigger trout are in the shallows getting ready to spawn. The last few trout I have cleaned all had roe in them. If you’re in...

Catching Trout At Pine Island

I strayed from my usual trout hole, Gasparilla Sound, to fish Pine Island on Saturday. I have only fished Pine Island 5-6 times, so I’m still learning the area. There’re some nice grass flats with “pot holes” right out from the kayak launch site. My experience...

Feeding a Ladyfish to a Dolphin

Feeding Ladyfish to a Dolphin Saltwater fishing is always an adventure. You never know what you are going to catch or see. When kayak fishing I do target trout, redfish, snook, but often I catch other fish. I have caught grouper, sharks, pompano, sheepshead, snapper,...

Trout Fishing at Placida Sound

Went kayak fishing with Sebastian yesterday in Placida Sound. Caught about 20 trout, 4 small grouper, one was 15″, and caught a 10 pound catfish. We lost several 18″+ trout within a few feet of the kayak. All but 2 of the fish were caught on a white Zman...