King of the Beach

It’s a transition season in Florida, and the only thing more exciting than seeing our Snowbirds come and go is that Kingfish are in the bay. By Kingfish, we mean King Mackerel, and whether you’re catching one of these bad boys, a prized Snook, shark, or tarpon, it’s sure to make you King of the […]

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When Summer Comes

Spring is a bittersweet time for Floridians. As excited as we are to feel the warmth of summer’s return, we are also sad to see many processes of the winter end. We realize that to fill a space, we must first empty it. So today, we’re saying goodbye to a few of our favorites and […]

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Bait

Spring is in the air, even in the subtropics of Florida. Although we’ve seen warm temperatures and sunny skies all season, we know spring is here because of the baitfish that appear. And since fishing is what we do in Florida, we’re looking at the water (not the trees) for signs of spring. If you’re […]

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Responsible Fishing

We love winter in Florida. The air dries, the seas calm, and temperatures cool. This is good news for winter fish species and the end of red tide. A season of reflection gives us gratitude for the big fish we’re seeing and hope for better water conditions next year. In the meantime, we want to […]

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Tarpon

Subscribe now! Many species come to mind when discussing BIG fish in Tampa Bay. Eleven thousand charter captains and a myriad of locally-known anglers validify the sheer volume of fish we see annually. But one species in particular sticks out above the rest, and that’s Tarpon. Research shows that Tarpon have been swimming our oceans […]

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Terra Ceia Bay

Subscribe to Blog articles and News! When speaking with anglers, Terra Ceia Bay rarely comes up in conversation. There are many great fishing spots in Tampa Bay.  More prominent locations like Fort DeSoto, Bird Key, and the Skyway Fishing Pier come to mind. Locals who know great fishing follow the guides of history, and Terra […]

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No Red Tide Here!

As we observe the clean-up efforts of another destructive red tide, we fear the images that occupy our imaginations. Reports of dead fish and murky water seem to have reared their ugly heads all around us.  But similarly to the 2018 red tide, we are fortunate to report that there’s no red tide here! K. […]

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Fishing FAQ

It’s important when picking a fishing spot to know what you’re in for. There’s no bigger disappointment than arriving at a kiddie pool when you thought you’d be fishing a lake. Here at Fisherman’s Cove Resort, we receive many questions regarding our location, fishing, and resort amenities. We’re here to answer your fishing FAQ. Where […]

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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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