When winter winds are light and variable, deep sea bottom fishing will produce great fishing action for black sea bass and gag grouper during the month of December. Some of the more productive offshore live bottoms, wrecks and lime rock ledges are located fairly close to shore as well where small boats can access this winter fishery. Look for some of the best bottom fishing action to come when there are stable weather conditions with warming water temperatures.
In fact, if we had a forte', this would be it! Anglers love fishing for Snapper because they fight hard and are delicious to eat. On this fishing trip you and your group will target reef fish hanging around natural and artificial structure.
Candace Corbin credits Capt. Shaun for putting her on this beautiful dolphin on an offshore trip out of Port Canaveral. The Spacefish team is still struggling to correctly record the date as 20 18 19 and here we are smack in the middle of Spring with the year already a third of the way over.
There are still plenty of Sailfish around with Mahi, Blackfins and Kingfish mixed in. Bottom fishing has still been great this week, there have been…. Good morning everyone! Fishing along the beaches has been red hot, with everything from Snook and Tarpon to Jack Crevalle and Ladyfish, as well as Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish.
Anglers have through December 31 to keep grouper for table fare. Small blacktip and bonnethead sharks are still being caught. Sheepshead are down around the pilings, but the water has been murky.
Greg Stamper. Based on tides some days will be better than others to fish. Days when low tide is mid-day means fish early or fish late.
Mid July brought our first shot of cold water on the bottom. Thermoclines can be devastating for bottom fishing unless you change your tactics. Water as cold as 50 degrees accumulate on the bottom 40 or 50 feet of the ocean.
One of the best ways to experience Tampa, FL is on a fishing charter. Bring your whole family or your friends along for a fishing adventure of a lifetime. Enjoy this February Tampa Fishing Report before deciding your next outdoor experience.
Central Florida is all about the great outdoors. When traveling to this magical destination looking to spend some time in the theme parks, make sure you explore all that Florida has to offer. Florida bass fishing is an exceptional way to do so.