How to Pick the Best Charter

It’s the prime fishing season in Florida. Great tides, good weather, and many species make for BIG fish stories and excellent take-home fare.  With over 1,000 charter Captains in the Tampa Bay area, you’ll have your pick of boats, styles, and adventures.  We’re here to provide tips on how to pick the best charter for […]

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Kingfish Season

Kingfish deserve all the attention they receive. High speeds, hard hits, and freezers full of meat leave anglers dreaming of coming days. With Kingfish season right around the corner, we’re here to fill you in on the details of how to catch or at least enjoy one of our favorite times of the year. About […]

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Florida Fishing Spots

Florida is known as the fishing capital of the world. With water surrounding and diverting our landmasses, we host over 1,100 species of fish. Knowing an excellent spot to drown that bait can be the difference between fishing and catching.  That’s why we’re sharing our favorite Florida Fishing Spots in Tampa Bay. Fort DeSoto State […]

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Merry Fish-mas!

Tampa Bay is subtropical. We experience slightly colder water temperatures and moderate daytime temperatures, along with consistent outdoor activity. Rather than winter bringing a reduction in fishing, we share increased populations of cold-water species turning the Fishing Capital of the World into an endless playground and a very Merry Fish-mas. Sheepshead Sheepshead is a prized […]

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Top 10 Saltwater Fishing Tools

In the world of fishing, you can purchase as much gear as your heart desires.  Sadly, no amount of fancy gadgets will guarantee you’ll catch fish. Even the most experienced freshwater anglers will admit that the saltwater is a different beast.  To get you on the water catching quickly, we’re providing the top 10 saltwater […]

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Grouper Season

Many exciting events happen near the end of September. The temperatures cool, the rainy season comes to a close, and winter species of fish reappear. Although we’re permitted to keep specific grouper species beginning in June, local anglers will tell you they aren’t usually big enough until November. But here in Terra Ceia Bay, it’s […]

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Advantages of Fishing in the Rain

It’s the rainy season here in the fishing capital, and it’s common to receive rain, daily. This can seem like a fisherman’s demise unless you’re aware of the advantages of fishing in the rain.  Rain is fairly predictable, and the weatherman is often wrong.   Pop-up storms are a real thing here in Florida, and when […]

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Snapper Veracruz

It’s Snapper season, and there’s a good chance that you’ll come across a mangrove snapper wherever you and your fishing rod roam.  When you find one, you’ll find many.  This is why we’re passing along one of our favorite Snapper recipes – Snapper Veracruz! Snapper comes in a variety of shapes and sizes. They eat […]

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BIG Fish

Here in Florida, we have the pleasure of fishing all year long. It’s the fishing capital of the world! And regardless of weather, temperature, or water conditions – there are always BIG fish to catch.   Unlike most of the country that goes into winter-like climate conditions November through April, Florida opens up. Our daily […]

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