Steve and Anthony are avid swordfish chasers. Today our only swordfish bite failed to hook up. This pair of mahi saved the day.
Today we released a big black grouper, a red grouper, an african pompano and 5 amberjacks on pinfish. We also caught 2 bonito and 2 blackfin tuna.
We had another slow morning today at a fish keeping site. But Tom and his guest turned it around this afternoon catching 5 amberjacks, an almaco jack, a big barracuda, a small shark and kingfish of 8,10,25 and 40 pounds.
Yesterday never saw 65 degrees and winds blew over 20 all day. Ken and Mike coming from Michigan had no problem with this. Fishing was slow in the morning, but we ended up with a 18 pound mahi, 15 pound kingfish, 10 pound mutton snapper and 2 silky sharks. Needing more fishing, Ken and Mike…
Ron Pope fished with us today. The morning was slow, with one bite producing a nice kingfish. This afternoon Ron caught one of two sailfish, 2 amberjacks and 2 almaco jacks.
Monday was a little slow. Clemens caught a sailfish on his birthday. We also caught a mahi, 2 tuna, a rainbow runner and a mutton snapper. We had a lot of shark trouble while trying to catch bottom fish.
This morning we had 5 and 8 year old boys from Russia. They had a great time catching numerous small kingfish, snappers, jacks, porgies and a bunch of other species of fish. This afternoon David and Maureen wanted to learn to fish. They learned to catch live bait, where to buy live bait, how to…
Tonight the water temperature was 4 degrees lower than last week. This resulted in our guest from Pembroke Pools catch 4 out of 5 tatpon to 100 lbs. Big shrimp were running in Goverment Cut tonight on the outgoing tide.
Today the surface action was super slow. We saved the morning with a huge red grouper, an amberjack and a big mutton snapper. This afternoon it was 10 amberjacks and a black grouper Grouper season is closed till May 1st. They must be released. A Seaqualizer will insure that released grouper survive.
Jeff , Cody and Taylor love fishing artificial lures. Today they had a great time catching a spanish mackerel, 2 kingfish, a bonito, a huge skipjack tuna, 4 mahi, several amberjacks and almaco jacks, a barracuda and 2 grouper. Yhe biggest mahi was caught on the lightest rod and a small bucktail.