Seatrout For Dinner

Fresh Trout for dinner tonight. Caught 1-18″ trout and a 19″ trout and a few small ones in Gasparilla Sound using Zman soft plastic for bait. I had live shrimp but the trout preferred the artificial. Tried to get a video of some dolphins feeding but it...

Kayak Fishing With a Friend and His Kids

I took my old business partner, Stephen, and two of his kids kayak fishing in Gasparilla Sound. Stephen’s nine-year-old daughter Myra spent the day fishing from the front of my Hobie tandem pedal kayak. She didn’t do much pedaling; she let her dad who was in the back...

Fishing Gasparilla Sound with Ed

I took out Ed, a student in my fishing class at the Cultural Center.  He is a retired GM worker, he held up really good paddling in the stiff wind today.  I found out after the trip that Ed is 76 years “young”.   We only caught a few small fish today,...

Retired Dentist from Wisconsin

I took out Patrick, a retired Dentist from Wisconsin for some Trout fishing.  He caught 5-6 Trout and lost a few, overall a good 4 hour trip.  The water was calm all day, which is unusual for Gasparilla Sound. Patrick had a good time fishing saltwater for the first...

Trip with a couple from Minnesota

I took out a man and his finace from Minnesota for some Trout fishing.  It was a surprise trip for the groom-to-be.  Went fishing in Gasparilla Sound, I let them use my tandem Hobie Pedal Kayak, they loved it.  They caught 15 trout, 1 Sheepshead and a snagged Mullet...