The Sea Trout Were Hungry Today!

The Sea Trout were hungry today!! Barb, Sebastian, and I took our kayaks to Bokeelia today to do some trout fishing. We have been there several times before and had pretty good luck, but I think today was our best day in that area. In about three hours of fishing,...

Kayak Fishing Trips This Month…Boca Grande

It’s been a busy 2 weeks with kayak fishing charters. I had 5 trips with people from all over the country. My clients came from Wisconsin, Indiana, Illinois, West Virginia, and Texas. One of my favorite things about being a kayak fishing guide is getting to meet...

Choosing the Right Fishing Kayak

When choosing the right fishing kayak there are a few things to consider.  I would definitely get a sit-on-top kayak.  They are easier to move around on, for example, they have storage in the back where you can keep your bait, cooler, or fish bag.  The...

Fishing for a Meal

The FWC extended the closure on our 3 popular inshore game fish: Seatrout, Redfish, and Snook.  Although you can still catch them if you want to catch fish for a fresh fish fry you need to focus on other species. The species I would target are Flounder, Whiting,...

You’re Never Too Old to Go Kayak Fishing

I took an 85-year-old man out fishing yesterday.  I was a little nervous at first, I wasn’t sure how he was going to hold up paddling, but he did great. He caught a trout and missed several others.  One trout was a nice fish, probably 22-24″...

Learn to Fish From a Kayak

Many of my clients have never fished from a kayak. Some have fished in freshwater, some have kayaked, but 90% of them have never fished from a kayak in Saltwater. My trips include kayak instruction and fishing instruction.  How to safely fish from a kayak, how to...