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Tarpon and surprise

Current fishing stories from "No Motor Zone" fishermen from all states.


A Tarpon and a Surprise

Florida Sportsman Member: NopratKoons

I place fish in a decent roll. I made a whale two or three ft previous them and slowly floated round TerrorEyz. I was shortly greeting jarring thump and this man received within the air virtually instantly. After releasing the tarpon, I observed a faculty with a finger mill, which was disturbed by a low shoreline referred to as snook and redfish. I had 1/8oz DOA CAL shade-jig tied and shot it parallel to the shoreline. To my surprise, a wholesome flounder greets my jig

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Capturing in Naples

Florida Sportsman Member: JW_YakAngler

When you’ll be able to't rise up early in the morning, even the night rinse could be good. I had introduced the sunshine that was going to remain dark, however I acquired a repair when the sun was still up and made it house for dinner.

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Geek Out Over Gator Trout

Florida Sportsman Member: JW_YakAngler

I obtained one other Slam in 10Okay, the fifth slama in six trips. The chew has been very constant. On this journey I threw anything but Zman jerk shadz white pearl. Often, once I get a mean of trout, it is extremely "meh" moment, because the large snookin or purple clam is what I'm actually after on this area. Nevertheless, once I get a very huge sample, I truly go out as a result of the 23-inch trout isn’t widespread right here. On this journey I acquired our third greatest trout ever and second greatest in the area

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One other Slam 10Okay

Florida Sportsman Member: JW_YakAngler


That is my third trip in a row that obtained 10,000 islands of snook, trout, redfish slam. Two-thirds of this was within the slot, but the largest peak was in place. The snook was where the redfish often breathed. I received 4 21-25 ″.

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Huge Trout Season Approaches

Florida Sportsman Member: JW_YakAngler

March has all the time been one of the best month for giant, conceited trout in southwest Florida. I like them all yr round right here and there, however it's a lot easier to seek out them persistently in March. I went to the patrol yesterday at 10Okay, which I never fished in March, but I feel you'll quickly be huge women quickly. I acquired two good 19 inch fish and misplaced one other good in just some casts. The most important 10okay had a lean 24 inch winter trout. I really need to win my personal greatest in March.

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Marco Island Overslot Redfish

Florida Athlete Member: JW_YakAngler

From the top of October to December, we had acquired the upper pink pink pretty persistently within the main bays. The cooler temperatures in January solely produced brief pink, and not the numbers we acquired in the early part of the yr. I theorized that they have been all pushed up into deep streams and distant bays or offshore. I used to be taking place once I received to the farway from Freeway 41, however within the last second I just decided to launch the Isle of Capri Paddle Park. I had recognized good about that earlier this winter, and it had warmed up for a number of days, so I assumed perhaps that they had gone again in. Once I had been fishing for two hours with Jack and a number of ladyfish alone, I used to be going to give up, but then a bit snook gave me hope, so I pressed. A few minutes later the purple green just 30 ″ saved the day for me.

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Pompon Seashore Hoo

Florida Sportsman Member: John McKroid

It happened at around 13:00. Vertical jigri hit what appeared like an enormous blue runner, shaking rather a lot, however simply burst with a low weight. Then it left, causing a number of arduous drives deep. I assumed it was an enormous beetroot, however the stamina weakened and the stripes rose! Wahoo had drifted right into a barracuda, so issues have been fascinating. I hoped to start out kneeling down the cud. The stomach has gone properly and there are just a few points of interest I take pleasure in extra than simply the terrified wahoo.

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Sailfish Smackdown Outcomes

Florida Sportsman Member: John McKroid

On Sunday, the climate was a bit athletic in the first mild but later turned out high-quality. About 45 fishermen participated within the competition. Although there was a whole lot of water within the water, fishing was arduous for kayak fishermen who weren’t allowed to use the yarn, and in order that they suffered many bites off the toothpicks. A few dozen sailors have been hooked, but solely two have been demolished. Congratulations to Robwil Valderrey for profitable $ 5000 by getting the first sails!

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In a single day at 10Okay

Florida Sportsman Member: JW_YakAngler

We had an explosion of two nights, a three-day journey to 10,000 islands. Most of our fishing grounds at Jewel Key had only a mean trout and a small redfish. My good friend managed monsters on the best way again to the condo, which I recurrently fished on day journeys. It was his first time kayak fishing and it's arduous to beat for a while.

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Good Slot Purple

Florida Sportsman Member: JW_YakAngler

Another nice day within the water on 10,000 islands. Reds are still all over the place a kind of steam in oyster rods. The shorts have been caught with a white Gulp swimmin mill with gold broadcast fishing. The upper card slot was a brand new penny with a 5 ″ jerk shadow quantity four with the proprietor's weighted twistlock. We’ll go out to the camp for the subsequent three days. I can't wait to see what the chew is like on the outer islands.

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Lovely Day at 10okay

Florida Sportsman Member: JW_YakAngler

One of the best chew has lately been after low tide. It didn't happen until long after darkish, so I fished out within the last two hours. Extra trout appears to seem like. The Gulp-jerk shadow continues to be working.

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Reds Thick at 10Okay

Florida Sportsman Member: JW_YakAngler

I went again to a flat spot last week with 29-inch purple fast afternoon trips. I ended up catching the seven purple and black drums that have been all within the jerk-shade, some back within the again. Most of the 13 inch reds all of us received a number of months in the past at the moment are approaching the place.

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Nice Everglades City Trip

Florida Athlete Member: JW_YakAngler

I launched two good pals on Friday at Everglades Metropolis. We fished oysters and house buildings at low tide and moved tides to mangrove edges. I started within the morning with a 29 inch redfish in the deep water of the ankle, then I acquired a couple of small snooks and 5 extra undersized reds. I received an 18-inch black drum to eat the cob and rounded Slam's good 20 ″ trout. I received a lot of the fish within the jerk shade, but snook and one of the little reds acquired gold with a spoon.

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Pompano Paddling

Florida Sportsman: John McKroid

Morning fishing was sluggish. There was no energy, and the kayak experience was pushed in less than ten knots. It was an attractive day in the water with no white. Finally things changed within the afternoon. The wind came round NE, and began to blow some faculties with small fish in the direction of the seashore. Fish began to chew. A lot of the edible fish was fed into the bait for a smaller feed, but additionally they included a larger tuna. The tuna was chosen for small bait fish and did not hit the bigger lures I had thrown by way of them. Barracuda determined to hit my deep bait once I trolled the wreck. Measuring marks that I was jigging via all morning lastly determined to chew. I had three drops in a row that produced a nice sheep snapper and two almaco connectors that I launched. Earlier than the afternoon there were also extra almacoja, small tunes, small amberjack and wonderful tuna. On my approach to the King's Mackerel, I took my last stay eye, rounding my fish pouch with three species. Every thing else was either launched or used as bait.

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Boca Raton Combined Bag

Florida Sportsman Member: John McKroid

At the start of September, the most effective kayak-wahoo month, frankly, and my colleague has lately taken the trophy “Hoo Out Boca so I had some hopes. The feeds have been introduced about 100 ft, and I started a path deeper into the world the place I anticipated the ecosystem to be in full swing. Once I did it within the area, the wind died, and looking for fish returned with large bait marks and larger sirens, which appeared like both “cudas, kings, or target species. I dropped the vertical jig down and received out of the third search. Then the surface rod bent. It didn't take any guess, so I doubted a bit Barracuda. When the fish have been closer to the boat, I observed that the barracuda had streaks!

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Exploring 10Okay

Florida Sportsman Member: JW_YakAngler

We launched the Everglades Metropolis Ranger Station and went over Chocoloskee Bay to an unmarked channel between Sandfly Channel and Chocolos. The doorway is guarded by a maze of oyster beams, so few boats would get into this space from the bay. This made a relaxed morning. We didn't see the boat before we obtained to the Gulf. The channel ended up becoming a member of the Chocoloskee Passport close to the Gulf. After exploring a number of the outer islands, we made an open water paddle for Jewel Key and returned to the Ranger Channel by way of the Sandfly Channel, which is now very familiar to me. It was sluggish fishing, but the research was very gratifying. I received an early-sized trout early on, and the stunning little Goliath-group fellow ate the paddletail on the shallow mangrove island.

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Variety at 10Okay

Florida Sportsman Member: JW_YakAngler

Right here's an excellent video about JW_YakAngler, who is researching and reporting 10,000 islands to get eight totally different species and probably a couple of strokes. His prey included horror, seat, houndfish, mangrove snapper, ladyfish, jack crevale, gafftop sailboat and a compulsory hardhead. He and his buddies also spent an hour throwing every part into their arsenal in faculties with pink purple, who waved their stories terribly. They even turned down a reside finger mill and reduce.

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Fort Lauderdale Seashore

Florida sportsman Member: John McKroid

Pig Fishing was the worst factor I experienced there. With a zero reside bait in my mine, I went out to some wrecks making an attempt to catch some fish. I started jigging about 170 ′ and was completely satisfied to see fairly a number of fishes for almost every constructing I bypassed. The fourth drop-down menu produced a nice little really feel that I used as a tape bounce for the rest of the day. As an alternative of catching Barracuda, I finally discovered mahi. Once I continued with the vertical jig, I held a flat line with a tiny band. In the course of the day, I took five jams. Three smaller ones have been released. Though each sign of the meter did not produce fish, I had a gentle action all day with vertical jigs. The barge contained one amberjack, many almaco connectors, small emotions, grey tuna and a number of huge ones that left.

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Mackerel and Mahi Motion

Florida Athlete: YakinwithJack

Discussion board member YakinwithJack reported scorching mackerel and mahi fishing in his Hobie compass on the panhandle of Florida. Fishing was not good, however he managed to get his personal greatest Spanish mackerel

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Tuna for Tuna

Florida Sportsman Member: John McKroid

I launched Deerfield Seashore within the morning to get a bait. It was not as straightforward as I needed. I discovered plenty of jiggers at Deerfield pier which are continuously falling from Sabik, with hooks for Goggle's eyes. I ran out with one bag and half a dozen / runners fed. The motion was inferior to I hoped. I did not see any of the heavenly kings of heaven, and later I discovered that I should have spent more time within the low because there was nonetheless a great chew for kings. I drove out to wrecks to seek out the vertical jigging motion was sluggish. Because the present was not too dangerous, proceeded to 350 ′, with a meter of fish. A lot of the measured fish doesn’t hit the vertical jig, but I received to extract 5 black tuna

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Bridge Kayak Fishing

Florida Sportsman Member: YakinwithJack

Forum Member YakinwithJack made fishing on kayaks alongside bridges to large black drum and sheep tub and chew on

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Night time Fishing Tarpon

Florida Sportsman Member: kayakerinkeywest

Not a lot luck getting too many tarpons in the course of the day. These are the Gulf elevations of the Gulf, so now there will not be as many as the primary migration, but they’re definitely great. Because of the assured battle I’ve asked them at night time. In the course of the day, the bait fish get stuck in the dwellings, so they’re hooked beneath the mangroves of the cuts. When it goes darkish at night time, every part strikes away from these cuts and ducts. Tarpon is waiting. It's one among my favorite fishing methods. Super calm, apart from the bubble explosions in the tarpo Smashing mill faculties. The sluggish troll lives in the mill when they’re actively feeding. Black to the second greatest. I've seen loads of blue crabs, which drift with the tide out of the night, at night time, however in the course of the feeding of hysteria they are coated mill.

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Massive Kayak King

Florida Sportsman Member: Whelan

I'm going to Paul and Robin this morning at midnight. We had only twenty canine between three of us and we went out. I counted it just as the sun was coming. He made a pleasant run about 350 meters away, which was 2/Three of the reel. I pointed at my kayak and needed to get again in line. I waited for an additional or two, however nothing. The fast bark was shot and it was over. The group ended up with 62 kilos of kingfish, three complete and a couple of bonito

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Kayaking Destin

Florida Sportsman: Spineyman

I had an explosion at Destin / Ft. Walton Seashore space yesterday with a good friend. We caught greater than 40 trout and eight redfish. The chew was out of the maps! Listed here are some footage to take pleasure in. Nevertheless, I've misplaced completely favorite pastime. I should have come back after I acquired that huge pink, the subsequent was a lure!

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St. Pete Paddle Snook

Florida Sportsman Member: Dom

I began Tom Stewart beneath Causeway on the shore of Madeira just after dawn. I ate a reside shrimp underneath the sheep bridge with affordable success. I moved to work in the flats north of Bay Pines and received a 32 inch, which took me straight to the mangroves. After that, trolled in search of fastened locations to throw crabs. All in all, a reasonably good day.

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First Key West Redfish

Florida Sportsman Member: kayakerinkeywest

I designed one of the crucial current Western keys. It was rough at first till I found some army machines. I jumped into a pleasant younger tarpon and some sockets. I'm working on a mangrove-section and I found what I assumed was a tarpon. It was a bull dog that stayed down and ran to the mangrove root. I lucked and pulled it out. It stunned me once I noticed the form and the place. I have solely seen one another for redfish down.

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Paddling for Fellsmere Bass

Member of Florida Sportsman: Rollin

I was capable of fish there for a total of four days and it was nice. It's nice, plenty of good water and fish in each course. I needed to go as far south as I might and fish again. It took about an hour and twenty minutes. I might do it quicker, but all of the fish disturbed me. Palm Seashore Pete was there and gave me some good ideas, together with the fact that the improved area is now limited. On Tuesday the wind was from north to sunlight, confirmed by 9 and true power the rest of the day. I stayed on the northern end and first fished in shallow areas. I found that I had better luck with bigger open water and simply took the wind that threw down as much as I might. I have asked for 22 fish and had only two dinks. The remaining have been secure, together with the private greatest.

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Pompano Seashore Kayaking

Florida Athlete Member: John McKroid

I started from the seashore at 5 am. Fishing was sluggish and continued. I simply took one Gog on the seashore and then went out deeper to seek out runners. There were a whole lot of runners, however getting them to chew was troublesome. By 730 I had solely 5 baits alive properly and it was time to maneuver from bait fishing to catching fish earlier than the prime time chew was over. By 9 am, I had burned by means of four of the 5 baits, produced one forgotten chew, a nice black grouper, amberjack and Barracuda.

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Ozello Kayak Fishing

Florida Sportsman Member: Halon

Fishing from a kayak yesterday was superior! I acquired caught up in a steep and trout with 16-1 / 2 ″. Each have been launched. I’ve also seen large quantities of white pelicans! See the subsequent report for extra info.

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Pompano Seashore Paddling

Florida Sportsman: John McKroid

Lastly, I received two almaco connectors for vertical jigs. Both have been damaged to take a look at the lure. For my part, the boatman had hardly any authorized mahi, and I heard of different kayakers who grabbed peanuts in Miami and Boynton. I assume that if I had a bit of bait, I may need been fortunate, but the huge runners are a troublesome meal for a small abdomen. I was traveling to the purple sailing yacht with the bait from the long day.

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Key West Kayak Sailfishing

Member of Florida Sportsman: kayakerinkeywest

I taxed a few buckets with a bucket and went to the outer fringe of the reef. I had no real action that might throw them at the bottom or prime. Finally, once I was about to finish, I used my legs and slowly trolled in the direction of the reef. The top line simply seemed to catch it. Heavy but not real motion. Then it ran and jumped and jumped and jumped. I’m really peed this sail. I just about played it like a tarpon and introduced it in. I obtained a very good video and straightforward publication.

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Paddling for Pompano

Florida Sportsman Member: cpr

I received out last week and obtained pompanon. I favored about 18 or 19 and they fought greater than pink! I had enjoyable. Thanks for the kayak information to Neil Taylor. He advised me that the Pompano chew is scorching and gave me basic instructions for the opening.

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The First Sebastian River Tarpon

Florida Sportsman Member: palmbeachpete

It took solely three years to demolish Sebastian River in Tarpon. I might be hooked on them once more and again, just throwing them on the hook.

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Exploring Round Island

Florida Sportsman Member: palmbeachpete

Round Island Park at South Vero Seashore is likely one of the most well-known locations for a kayak or canoeing ship. It presents one of the best spot to see manatees in Indian River County. There’s additionally a superb opportunity to seek out dolphins. Fishing may be great when catches are sea bass, trout and snook. So in case you are in search of a cool place to paddle or fish, you need to test it out.

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West Central Analysis

Florida Sportsman Member: Fl_Native61

Final week, discussion board member Fl_Native61 reached a number of places, comparable to Coquina Seashore and Palma Sola Bay. At Coquina, he and his brothers encountered lots of wildlife, consisting of jellyfish, manatees and occasional fish on the finish of the line. At Palma Sol, she had a bit extra luck with poling and ended her day with snook, trout and three redfish. "It will definitely be categorized to the place I come back."

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Cylinders Pt.2

Florida Sportsman Member: palmbeachpete

It occurs each fall. Someday it goes away when the fish fly threw air in all places. The subsequent day you will not find one fish. It could actually drive nuts. Listed here are some ideas that will help you find bait training and get enjoyable with milling.

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Fishing on Fishing

Florida Sportsman Member: palmbeachpete

In case you arrive at the seashore on the proper time, you’re in the present. Mullet, snook, tarpon and shark are flying out of the water at the feeding frenzy. It appears straightforward to get into action, hook up the mill, throw it into the fish mess and maintain on. However it's not all the time that straightforward. It seems the bait is combined with 1,000,000,000 other baits, and the fish you’re in search of won’t ever discover it. You possibly can grow your fish by protecting it in the zone. The strike space shouldn’t be within the huge bait faculty or round it, but beneath it.

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Pre-Hurricane Prep

Florida Sportsman: kayakerinkeywest

As an alternative of throwing my frozen bait into the trash, I went out on the canal to see that I might additionally reach the final minute hurricane prep fishing trip. There was plenty of sharks play, and surprisingly, fairly a couple of tarpon returned to the chum line, which I’ve created with all my scrap yen. It turned out to be a great day

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Jungle Trail Kayaking

Florida Sportsman Member: palmbeachpete

If you want to paddle, you might want to verify the Jungle Path Kayak Startup. Once you drive as much as the start space, it looks like you're going back in time. Jungle Path Kayak Launch is on the outer edge of Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge close to Sebastian and you must verify in case you are fishing or simply need a paddle.

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Excessive Kayak Fishing Event Win

Florida Athlete: John McKroid

After turning up my jigging rod, I chased the fish at 240-340 ft of water. 60 ft down I might see the stripes and started to feel emotional. I stored the line frivolously flat once I was getting ready for the gaff. What an awesome feeling to embed gaff within the largest waho I've ever seen personally! It was the heaviest fish I had ever put on a kayak and how sweet it was to get it in the course of the Extreme Kayak Fishing Event!

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Sebastian Slam

Florida Athlete Member: davederb

I had thrown the Monster-Three-shad in a 1/Eight point, however the grass was so thick that I needed to change 1/Eight ouncesweighted weedless hook with DOA CAL Shad. A number of tosses later and I will accept a nice snook. We adopted the bait chest and for a short time I skilled a nice trout. Now I just want purple and I have a slam.

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Topwater Enjoyable

Florida athlete member: Hobie Angler

I've been making an attempt to get one thing in the summertime on the water, but to date I have not had much luck. I feel all the celebs have been crammed. I went out in the morning and found a fish near the island. They have been in a frenzy of eating. The temptation of Gander proved to be probably the most beneficial participant and star of the show. Behind the again shows, the lure had some superb blowups. Both the lure was so good or the fish was so hungry

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Honduras Lago Yojoa

Florida Athlete: mjrudd1

States' bass clubs held tournaments, unregulated and overfishing have taken their toll. Previous timers converse of implausible fishing, but in follow there isn’t any sport fishing. I made a decision to offer it a couple of days ago in my kayak. I have downloaded the bass vary of colors, the room rented a seashore and fished late in the afternoon, at night time, predawnilla and early in the morning. Seven hours of synthetic worms have been robbed in many ways, topwaters, crankbaits, spinnerbaits, spinners, jigs, and all I needed to show was only one brief strike for Tiny Torpedo. It was fun, enjoyable and discouraging. It drives house my appreciation of the settings that make fishing in Florida implausible.

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Mosquito Lagoon Redfishing

Florida Sportsman Member: Fl_Native61

Catching Mosquito Lagoon and Water was much clearer than the last couple of months ago. In the dwellings of the aspect areas, it was crystal clear. This was quite a change from the darkish water I fished here final. I understood one of many prime redfish and one bundle about 18 ″.

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Catch and Prepare dinner Snapper

Florida Sportsman: kayakerinkeywest

I wanted a aspect cooker, so I threw WS Tarpon 140 within the automotive and went right down to a secluded place within the air space. I threw a reside pinfish and pulled a nice 14.5-inch mangrove-snapper. I received house to do some ribs and fish.

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Scorching Bites in Mosquito Lagoon

Florida Sportsman Member: Hobie Angler

The legion stated he was scorching and it was, but fishing was even hotter. I found the fish and the chew was on. Initially of the day it was a bit windy, but the wind died late in the morning and the fish was hungry. Minulla oli paljon aikaa siellä. En koskaan nähnyt venettä koko ajan, kun olin siellä.

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Tarpon Sleigh Rides

Florida Sportsmanin jäsen: mjrudd1

Kuinka mukavaa on helpottaa vaikkapa tarpon koulua, vaihtaa kääntämään ja pitämään asemaa hiljaa. Se maksoi suurta aikaa Anna Marian rannoilla. Voisin kiinnittyä kouluun, joka odottaa, että joku nälkäisi tarpeeksi, jotta se purisi ilman, että heitä hukuttaisi, joskus tunti tai enemmän. Käytin live-lankahuippuja, jotka sabikoitiin Skywaylle, ja katselin kouluille. Tämä päivän ensimmäinen kala tuli pienestä koulusta, jonka löysin risteilemällä 10'-reuna kanavan ja tasaisen välissä. Käytin 50 kiloa fluorihiilivetyä 65 punosta FG-solmulla ja 7/zero ympyräkoukulla

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Skyway Snookzilla

Florida Sportsmanin jäsen: rkotinsky

Aloitin lauantaiaamuna Skyway-sillalta ja aloitin mangrove-rantaviivojen työskentelyn. Laskeutui pari pientä tikkua, kun katselin syöttiä murskaten pinnan. Muutama valaus ja pieni taimen lyövät Z-Man-paddletailini. Aloitan ulos mangrove-rantaviivasta. Kun lähestyn pistettä, jossa on syvempää vettä, näen paljon pelottavaa myllyä, joka rikkoo pinnan. Olen heittänyt ruckiin ja BAMiin, suuriin kaloihin! Se tuntui punasimpulta, mutta hän ryntäsi ”lehtimiin”. Pudotin sauvan kärjen matalaksi, veteen ja vältin katkaisun. Ajoi ”jakin” mangroveihin ja toivoi nopeaa tarttua, ennen kuin hän teki toisen juoksun. Mikä kiire ja helpotus. The large one did not get away.

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Flats Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: Hobie Angler

We have now been getting loads of rain and the bugs are in massive numbers. Fortunately, the fish have been there too. Faculties of redfish and massive trout are prepared to return out and play. The day began with a very dramatic wanting dawn. The fish have been quiet for probably the most half, with plenty of bait all around the lagoon. The sun came out for a short while solely. The rest of the morning remained cloudy and dark, however the fishing was great general. It appeared like the fish have been getting greater with each strike.

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Large Kayak Tarpon

Florida Sportsman member: RWood Outdoor

“Life is good when something on your bucket list is something you get to do all the time! The tarpon gods were on my side today!” Watch as Ryan Wood wages an epic battle with an enormous tarpon while kayak fishing alone of the coast of Brevard County, FL.

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EKFT Summer time Slam

Florida Sportsman member: jcanracer

Many kingfish have been caught in the first three hours. I also heard that some huge tuna have been misplaced during this time too. By 10:15am, the clouds have been rolling in and it was evident that we have been in for some inclement weather. The subsequent 4 hours have been crammed with rain, wind and robust present. A number of anglers have been rescued, some beached themselves to keep away from the storm, and I was the idiot who tried to go deep to jig for tuna in the rain.

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Large First Paddling Fish

Florida Sportsman member: Poseidon10/31

I decided I’d put him on some big tarpon. To my surprise, he was recreation for it. We went to my favorite spot off Miami Seashore and inside minutes of deploying baits, he was hooked as much as a 100 pound fish.

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Yellowtails Biting Paddle Tails

Florida Sportsman member: kayakerinkeywest

There were bait balls busting reverse my chum line, so I decided to throw some mushy plastic paddle tails. It was the correct selection as I used to be getting pounded by flag yellowtails as much as 27″.

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Pompano Seashore Paddling

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

Pompano Beach Paddling

I put out another goggle eye and 15 minutes later, growth! Drag ripping run on what felt like either a wahoo or a nice king. Love catching massive fish off a kayak!

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Paddling Vero

Florida Sportsman member: palmbeachpete

Paddling Vero

Even with all this wind you will discover a spot to paddle and fish. All you need to do is perform a little homework and have a bit of luck.

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Ozello Kayaking Slam

Florida Sportsman member: Reel Teal

Ozello Kayaking

The day started off poking around islands and cuts and a properly positioned forged hooked me up with a big snook within ten minutes of launching.

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Boynton and Pompano Seashore Paddling

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

Pompano Beach Paddling

Fishing was good for giant amberjacks close to the wrecks. If one was lucky enough to get the AJ off the wreck, there was a gauntlet of sharks to maneuver to get the fish to the kayak.

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Cero Mackerel Catch And Prepare dinner

Florida Sportsman member: kayakerinkeywest

Cero Mackerel

I free-lined a ballyhoo on a wire trace and circle hook and it didn’t take long for a nice 32″ cero mackerel to take the bait. Shortly after, a 8-9′ hammerhead confirmed up begging for meals. It hung round for 15 minutes earlier than I decided to catch it.

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Power Plant Paddling Pt.2

Florida Sportsman member: palmbeachpete
Paddling

Here’s a video of the later part of the Boils trip that I made with Danny. We ran into a couple of sharks on the best way in.

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Energy Plant Paddling

Florida Sportsman member: palmbeachpete

Power Plant Paddling

My good friend Danny and I fished a warm water discharge area from a nuclear energy plant that holds massive fish and even greater sharks. You by no means know what you will catch if you put your line in.

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Pompano Seashore Kayak Sailfishing

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

Kayak Sailfish

Usually, I livebait fish with wire and lure hooks whereas offshore kayak fishing, but this event required circle hooks solely and no wire.

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Eddy Creek Trout and Reds

Florida Sportsman member: Fl_Native61

Eddie Creek Trout

While it wasn’t best circumstances for boating, it was an excellent day of fishing. I landed two trout and 4 redfish with one of the best two being 26″ and 27.5″.

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Pompano Seashore Billfish and Extra

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

Pompano Beach Billfish

About 45 minutes after, the stay Goggle-Eye was struck by a fish that took an extended ripping run high on the water. It felt like a large tailhooked fish. The battle wore on for three hours with the fish’s final push being a robust run straight right down to the bottom in 400ft of water. After that, it was a gentle wind up to the kayak.

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Titusville Trout and Reds

Florida Sportsman member: Fl_Native61

Titusville Trout

Final Saturday, I launched at the Eddie Creek ramp in Canaveral National Seashore in Titusville. I had not been here in a pair years and it turned out to be an excellent day, with three redfish and three trout caught.

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Mosquito Lagoon Redfishing

Florida Sportsman members: Hobie Angler and hunter27

Mosquito Lagoon Redfishing

Regardless of unfavorable, murky waters, Mosquito Lagoon has been a scorching spot for kayakers looking for redfish these days. Take a look at these video studies for more particulars.

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Bass Fishing within the Savannas

Florida Sportsman member: palmbeachpete

Bass Fishing in the Savannas

I went fishing within the Savannas with my pal David East. He had advised me about an incredible bass spot that was east of US-1. I needed to check it out. What an ideal place to fish or take a paddle.

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Pompano Seashore Kayak Offshore Combined Bag

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

Pompano Beach Kayak Offshore

I hooked right into a strong fish that was pulling out heavy drag. It felt like an enormous Amberjack that had a aspect jig hook snagged. I used to be not far off a wreck and the fish had already pulled out about 60ft of line. Miraculously the fish stopped, the line didn’t break, nor did the hooks straighten out. I started gaining line and was pleasantly stunned to see a pleasant Black Grouper.

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Offshore Key West Kayak Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: kayakerinkeywest

Offshore Kayak Fishing

The 300 foot wrecks have been filled with almaco and I acquired 4 out of 4. Picked up a small Skipjack on the best way to the 400 foot wreck. As soon as I was there, I received an enormous reef donkey on the primary drop and after that didn’t need to fish anymore.

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Key West Kayak Fishing Selection

Florida Sportsman member: kayakerinkeywest

Key West Kayak Fishing

Ton’s of bait on the Atlantic aspect flats so plenty of fish just hanging around on the edge of the channels. Numerous enjoyable.

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Boynton Seashore Kayak Kingfish

Florida Sportsman member: Produkt

Kayak Kingfish

I launched at the seashore Saturday morning with a number of other kayakers in Boynton. Caught a number of blue runners just off the seashore and headed offshore. Put my largest blue runner out for bait and about 10 minutes later received hit by this 38 pound kingfish. I weighed it on an official scale after I landed, my largest caught on the kayak to date.

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Newport Richey Kayak Trout

Florida Sportsman member: setting the metal
Newport Richey Kayak Trout

We obtained on the water at excessive tide and fished the falling tide for about four hours. We caught six good trout from 15.5″ to 20″. All have been on shrimp. My girlfriend was fishing a popping cork and I was utilizing a cut up shot rig along the underside.

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Boynton Seashore Kayak Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid
Boynton Beach Kayak Fishing

Lastly, round 2pm, I situated a large faculty of bait with birds working on it. First cross by trolling produced a double strike. The surface bait produced a bigger Little Tunny and my deeper bait produced my private greatest for Barracuda: 25lb 12oz.

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Sebastian Paddleboard Fishing: Tarpon Recommendation

Florida Sportsman member: palmbeachpete

Sebastian Paddleboard Fishing

For 3 years now, tarpon have given me a fit fishing round Sebastian. I have achieved higher this yr with a couple of hook ups. Here is what I have discovered.

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Trustworthy John’s Fish Camp

Florida Sportsman member: palmbeachpete

Honest John's Fish Camp

Dwayne hooked two reds, a dozen trout and a number of jacks and ladyfish. I hooked around a dozen trout together with plenty of jacks and ladyfish. Trustworthy John’s Fish Camp is a superb spot to get out of the wind and catch a couple of fish.

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Paddleboard Fishing at Riomar Seashore

Florida Sportsman member: palmbeachpete

You don’t need to paddle out for miles off the seashore to catch fish, discussion board member palmbeachpete exhibits us in his informative and fascinating video on his experiences while fishing at Riomar in Vero Seashore.

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Hillsboro Offshore Variety

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

Complete rely was one Mahi, three Almacos, five Rainbow Runners, one yellowjack, one for 2 on Amberjack and King Mackerel, zero/1 on sailfish, and half a dozen huge blue runners and small Little Tunnys.

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Fort Pierce Canoe Snook

Florida Sportsman member: Captain_Snook

On a late night time canoe fishing excursion, discussion board member Captain_Snook had an ideal struggle with 2 lovely slot snook. Seems like he gained the battle!

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Pompano Seashore Combined Bag

Florida Sportsman member: John Mckroid

By 6:45 am, I put out my first 2 baits. About 30 minutes later my first strike occurred on the downrigger bait. At colour I might see it was a medium sized kingfish, and at the moment a sailfish struck my floor bait. After touchdown the king, I took the other rod out of the rod holder and landed the sailfish.

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Wahoo from the Kayak

Florida Sportsman member: John Mckroid

I caught this fish on the first stay goggle eye bait within the water, drifting in 200 ft of water off Boynton Seashore.

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South Florida Jig Chew

Florida Sportsman member: John Mckroid

Simply north of Business pier, the present died out, and I discovered another area to vertical jig. The motion was good for combined almacos and blackfin with an occasional little tunny.

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Sebastian Flats Surprise

Florida Sportsman member: RWood Outside

I hit the flats close to Sebastian Inlet over the weekend, and was happy to hook up with an acrobatic juvenile tarpon in a spot I often get snook and reds. I additionally caught a pleasant bonnethead shark.

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Hillsboro Selection

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

After getting over the shock and disappointment of dropping the outfit with a pleasant fish on the opposite end, I tied a stinger rig on my sabiki rod and put another bait out. Twenty minutes later, growth! another kingfish and this time the result was favorable.

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Mosquito Lagoon Reds

Florida Sportsman member: FL_Native61

Last Saturday was a nice calm day once I fished Mosquito Lagoon. The brown algae isn’t getting any higher with visibility round 6″, and water ranges the bottom I’ve ever seen. It turned out to be an incredible day though with 5 redfish landed and I was back at the ramp by 11:00 AM.

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Predators of the Flats

Florida Sportsman member: RWood Outside

I had some fun action on the inshore flats close to Sebastian Inlet. Storms have been threatening, however was capable of get a couple of fish earlier than the heavens opened up.

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Wahoo from the Yak

Florida Sportsman member: Produkt

Went out of Boynton and drifted all the best way to Palm Seashore with nothing to point out except an enormous yellow jack on the jig early in the day. Was about to name it a day and land at the Breakers once I did slightly little bit of jigging in 60 ft for snapper and seeing if I can get a king on the reef before calling it quits. My stay bait gets hit and you possibly can see the remaining.

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Boynton Seashore Sail

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

Hooked a sailfish in 200 ft along a weedline, The sailfish sleigh experience led to 470 ft of water the place the present was ripping 3 knots. There have been some birds diving nearby, a couple of small Blackfin leaping and fish on the meter 120 ft down.

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Beachside Tarpon

Florida Sportsman member: RWood Outside

Lightning strikes twice for me this 2016 ocean kayaking season. Received my second big tarpon of the yr over the weekend fishing just north of Sebastian Inlet. Trolling Stay atlantic bumpers (horn bellies) for bait.

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New Private Greatest

Florida Sportsman member: Charlotte

Discussion board member Charlotte sight fished her new personal greatest trout from her kayak, while fishing in Mosquito Lagoon. This fish weighed eight pounds on the fish grip. Kiva!

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Kayak Trout Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: Hobie Angler

Up to now couple of weeks, regardless of the poor water circumstances on the lagoon, I’ve discovered that the overall population of seatrout could be very wholesome. I could possibly be incorrect, but as far as I can see the fish look very robust. This has been my experience up to now this summer time.

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Tarpon Sleigh Journey

Florida Sportsman member: QuiksilverIHB

Discussion board member QuiksilverIHB acquired himself a nice tarpon off the seashore by way of paddleboard. We’re positive that was one fun journey. Good fish!

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Private Greatest

Florida Sportsman member: SpaceCoast Slayer

I slowly waded up to them making an attempt not to make an excessive amount of noise and then simply behind them I see a couple purple brooms pop up, very nice reds. At this level, I didn’t even care about these drum. I was capable of get inside 30 to 40 ft of the tails and laid one in proper in the candy spot on the primary forged.

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Hollywood Offshore

Florida Sportsman member: Dude-On-A-Kayak

Went out yesterday afternoon, the king chew was on in 100 ft of water off the Diplomat. I was starting to assume my fish finder sucked, however I started marking fish and dropped the jig right on them. This was the primary time I’ve truly been capable of see a number of kings chase my jig again to the boat.

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Lagoon Tails

Florida Sportsman member: SpaceCoast Slayer

Once they’re tailing, they’re so wrapped up in what they are rooting on that the majority fish you actually have to touch with the lure to get them to note it. An excellent handful of the reds I have been catching lately have been cane poled proper along side the kayak close sufficient to where I can contact them with the rod tip.

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Plan B

Florida Sportsman member: Dude-On-A-Kayak

With out gogs or runners wahoo fishing was questionable. After making an attempt stay pichards + jigging from about 90-200′ I gave up and went bottom fishing. I headed to a backside spot off Dania. I hauled in a pleasant gag on the second drop of my mullet coloured 230 gram “rudo” Jimy jig

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Monster from the Kayak

Florida Sportsman member: Produkt

He has never been fishing within the Atlantic Ocean before and had never even been in a kayak before. We have been in 110 ft off Boynton Seashore once I arrange his stay bait rig with a stay goggle eye and dropped it within the water. I’m holding the rod explaining how a standard reel works for just a few seconds when the drag begins to tug, then it begins to scream.

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Ozello Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: TightLinesGuy

Made the drive up to Ozello to do some kayak fishing with my Uncle for a couple of hours. Beautiful backcountry fishing up there, I don’t do it almost enough.

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Catching off of Hillsboro

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

I scratched up 6 runners and started fishing around 7:45am. First bait was not out more than 15 minutes before it was hit, growth! It acted like an enormous King Mackerel from the very first signature long screeching run.

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Matlacha Snookin’

Florida Sportsman member: ReelFinsFlorida

After an hour or so of no motion I bumped into a pleasant shoreline with numerous motion and hooked as much as the most important snook I’ve caught off a kayak. What an unimaginable struggle off the kayak with mild deal with!

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Hallandale Phin

Florida Sportsman member: Dude-On-A-Kayak

At round 7:30AM I attached with a nice bull dolphin or “mahi”. It ate the primary ballyhoo I tossed out in 105′ of water. I feel that’s the shallowest I’ve ever caught a dolphin. Through the battle I buried a treble hook in my leg (like all the best way in) and lost my sabiki rod. It was another expensive trip, however it was enjoyable.

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All Day AJ’s

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

At one level, I casted out and inside 20 seconds of my jig hitting the water, I was bent over on a fish. The fish was peeling line off the reel in the direction of the wreck, so I put some heavy strain on him and he pulled off. I began reeling in, and another fish smashed the jig, and again pulled off beneath heavy strain. Once I reeled up the jig, it was bent up with a straightened out hook.

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Heavy Wind, Epic Chew

Florida Sportsman member: Rkotinsky

She surfaces and I see an enormous head and large dorsal fins as she circles my kayak. I loosen the drag so as not to lose the fish to a warn chief. She runs again and jumps absolutely out of the water, which isn’t quite common for a snook this measurement.

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Catching Across the Stream

Florida Sportsman member: Cannible

Discussion board member Cannible shared some pictures from his journey to the Bahamas, whereas fishing the Battle within the Bahamas kayak event.

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Boynton Phin

Florida Sportsman member: Produkt

As I used to be paddling back nearer to the seashore I picked up this mahi in about 150 ft. I headed back to the seashore simply as Brian’s shopper hooked up to a sailfish. Strong day.

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Making an attempt One thing New

Florida Sportsman member: anglerbros 7286

Once I bought my kayak the unique plan was to explore new areas and access waters I normally wouldn’t have the ability to reach. As an alternative I maintain going back to what I’m accustomed to and it appears I’ll never depart. I decided to launch over by Pete’s Pier because it’s so near the whole lot. I tried something new this time and brought a forged internet along with me and caught some really nice 2 to 4 inch white baitfish.

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A Recent Change

Florida Sportsman member: SpaceCoast Slayer

My first few trips have been fairly productive however the fish really left so much to be desired within the measurement department. Went out this afternoon and lastly put a couple midway respectable ones on deck plus approach too many dinks to rely.

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Catching off of Boynton

Florida Sportsman member: Pottymouth

We determined to go in shallower, nada. Boat chatter on the radio was the identical, nada! Was nearly to go out deep when the shoppers rod acquired tight, king on. The greedy king ate a runner and a jimyjig so he wasn’t going anyplace.

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Dinner and a Show

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

Because the present was lifeless, and a fellow kayaker reported some action, I made a decision to go out to 500 ft to attempt for tilefish. I had a good number of bites on almost every drop, however solely managed to catch four.

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Boynton Chew

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

Landed one nice almaco in 460 ft, hooked right on the underside. Continued to drift north while dragging a flat line bait and vertical jigging inwards from 480 to 180 ft. Metered some fish on the wreck just north of the inlet, but luck was not with me, I missed a fish on bait and received bit off on the jig the primary cross.

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Mosquito Madness

Florida Sportsman member: SpaceCoast Slayer

Around 11, the wind dropped out and the solar came out nice and brilliant. This was the catalyst because the fish started popping up in all places. We have been on no less than 10 separate pods of reds at one time with monster trout combined in.

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Altering Techniques, Catching Fish

Florida Sportsman member: Anna

The tide was high once we obtained into the creek, so we tried our luck working some mud-flats and grass strains with numerous shows, however solely taker was a rat pink. After a couple of hours I might tell that my good friend was getting just a little annoyed, so it was time to modify gears.

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First Time Fishing the Lagoon

Florida Sportsman member: kingkong954

Nia and I made a decision to benefit from the lengthy weekend and kayak the ‘pole and troll’ zones of the Mosquito Lagoon. It was was our first time there, which suggests I had zero expectations of catching any fish

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First Time Fishing the Lagoon

Florida Sportsman member: kingkong954

Nia and I decided to reap the benefits of the long weekend and kayak the ‘pole and troll’ zones of the Mosquito Lagoon. It was was our first time there, which suggests I had zero expectations of catching any fish

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Lauderdale Action

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

First good strike in 500 ft of water broke off the braid line, should have been a nasty spot within the line. I re-tied and landed a pleasant blackfin tuna on my very next drop.

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Paddling Sebastian

Florida Sportsman member: palmbeachpete

Discussion board member palmbeachpete posted an awesome video of some nice trout and redfish he caught by way of paddleboard. Pete says “January is a great time to paddle the mangroves and hunt redfish. The water is clearing up around Sebastian and the fishing is good.”

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Wintertime Kayak Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: harrisa2006

I battled her shut quarters and managed to prevail. Feeling good, my casting accuracy received higher and made some stellar casts between boats and pilings. I managed to tug out more snook 26 inch, 24 and a 22 incher. I also received a surprise redfish as well.

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Pompano Seashore Jigging

Florida Sportsman member: John Mckroid

The present was mild and variable making it straightforward to stay on prime of the marks. A Lot of the marks have been small little tunny(bonito) and giant blue runners, however sometimes an almaco jack, blackfin tuna or one thing else would hit the jig.

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Dania Seashore Mahi and Tuna

Florida Sportsman member: kayakfrank

The chew picked up for me between 3:30pm and 5:00 pm. I managed to select up an almaco, bonito, another tuna and a pleasant mahi. The mahi hit a reside goggle eye in 250 ft of water. I put the smallest circle hook I had obtainable and downsized the chief measurement for visibility, it worked out this time.

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Catching with Junior

Florida Sportsman member: SpaceCoast Slayer

We lost a monster drum as nicely, 40-50 pounder. I had the web in my hand however he made an enormous surge as he broke the floor and pulled the hook..at the very least we received to see him! Had a good time out there simply enjoyable and watching the manatees and dolphins..even heard the drum drumming down there as we have been fishing.

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Offshore Action

Florida Sportsman member: meckert

We have been truly capable of get offshore someday final week and fishing was great. Between Eric and I we received 3 kings (one being 30lbs) a sail and a nice mahi. All fish hit small blue runners in roughly 150 to 200 ft of water.

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First Purple

Florida Sportsman member: SpaceCoast Slayer

The youngsters are out of faculty on christmas break so I figured I might get my boy out on the water within the yaks. He’s nonetheless a bit of too younger to be fascinated with hardcore plastic slinging sort fishing so I just brought him out to the place I knew there have been a couple reds and we laid out a pair chunks and relaxed whereas taking in the scenery.

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Topwater Snookin’

Florida Sportsman member: kwanza98

Forum member kwanza98 put together a cool brief video of an enormous snook destroying a topwater. Good work!

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Scorching Action before the Chilly

Florida Sportsman member: Spacecoast Slayer

After half an hour of paddling I see a nice group of backs breaking the floor. Threw a chartreuse Mr. Wiffelure previous them and whizzed it by and it obtained thumped. Assumed it was going to be a pink but to my surprise it was a drum.

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From Dawn till Dusk

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

In 185 ft of water while approaching an space of feeding birds, the runner rod bent over. A mahi was jumping on the top of the road, and before I might get him landed the other reel started screaming.

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Nice Day of Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: harrisa2006

Not 20 minutes later I’m working a pleasant choke level and I get crushed again! This time this fish knew immediately something wasn’t right, and ran straight in the direction of the mangroves went approach back in there.

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West Palm Offshore

Florida Sportsman member: Pottymouth

We acquired a late start so we purchased bait as an alternative of catching some. Made it out to the grounds tossed out a livie and started jigging. Soon after I hear flip yell out “mahi heading to your gog.”

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Dolphin on the Jig

Florida Sportsman member: meckert

Mine hit a Victory Lures Pink Dart Jig and Adam tossed his gog bug and another Mahi that was swimming by.

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Dania Wahoo

Florida Sportsman member: kayakfrank

I used to be trolling a Yozuri Crystal Minnow and a blue runner. Just as soon as I reached 60 ft, the Yozuri acquired smacked. The fish made some arduous runs earlier than tiring down a bit, simply enough to let me glimpse at the largest kingfish I had seen next to my kayak.

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Starting November Proper

Florida Sportsman member: jcanracer

We have been considering of calling it a day by 11am, however out of nowhere my last, near-dead, goggle eye acquired smacked and I used to be onto mahi number two. As with earlier than, the fish didn’t need to come into the kayak. This time the mahi, after being landed, made a heroic leap again into the water!

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Pompano Combined Bag

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

After filling up with runners, I began fishing at 7:30am and there was no present, rain, however fortunately somewhat wind and frequent faculties of child bonitas breaking the water feeding. Fish bit good on runners for about two and a half hours.

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Jiggin’ em Offshore

Florida Sportsman member: Whelan

Launched with Paul from Boyton this morning. Caught all of my fish on a JimyJig Japo within the colour punk pink.

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Boynton Drift

Florida Sportsman member: Produkt

I hit the water at six to mullet everywhere in the surf with runners, ladyfish and bluefish chasing them. Mullet have been jumping into my kayak and I used to be even capable of scoop some out of the water by hand. Acquired out and put a reside runner on a rip in 130 ft and shortly received hit by a king.

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Banana River Motion

Florida Sportsman member: AceDawg

Black drum have been also scattered in small faculties in about two ft of water, simply barely breaking the surface with their tails. The entire for the day ended with 17 reds, 2 trout, 1 tarpon, and 2 black drum.

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Pompano Offshore

Florida Sportsman member: jcanracer

We determine to pitch some lures that option to play with them for a while but they only wouldn’t hit anything greater than the white fry they have been apparently chasing. As we have been giving up on this area I see a mahi bounce behind and to my left, then I see it leap again, and I take a look at my rod as it then bends over and begins to go off!

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Bulls from the Kayak

Florida Sportsman member: SpaceCoast Slayer

We poled around within the murk for 3 hours without seeing a single fish. I lastly ran into one, virtually literally but with the acute murkiness it didn’t see me. I flipped my Pearl White MrWiffelure three ft past the fish and proceeded to rip it back to me and he crushed 5 ft from the boat.

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Boynton Tunas

Florida Sportsman member: Produkt

A number of guys acquired some kings early within the morning but the reside bait drift was principally sluggish despite bait balls all over the place. I went out a bit deeper to 315-325 ft and found some tuna. Caught a couple of and headed in to make it to work by midday.

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Doubled up

Florida Sportsman member: meckert

Discussion board member meckert put collectively a video of some good sails caught by way of kayak. Nice work!

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Private Greatest

Florida Sportsman member: TideUp

The water got here on up and my go to identify was wanting right so moved over there and bam caught a nice noticed pink really fast. While dehooking him, I heard a monster slam across the bend so I grabbed the spook jr. And waded across the nook for a forged.

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Pompano Combined Bag

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

Small Almacos bit nicely on the vertical jigs, one drop caught two jacks on one jig. Complete catch for the day included 10 Almacos, two cudas, a bonita and a yellowtail snapper taken in 200 ft of water on the vertical jig.

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Boynton Bull

Florida Sportsman member: meckert

Discussion board member meckert shared a current video he put together. He caught two nice dolphin off of Boynton and Lake Value, on a velocity jig and a blue runner. Good work!

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Tampa Bay Tailers

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

I appeared at the tide tables and found some good low tides occurring after working hours. Launched two hours before low tide and worked my means out to the flats. Saw dozens of mullet faculties alongside the best way none of which contained any purple fish.

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Flamingo Reds

Florida Sportsman member: Produkt

As we speak went a lot better. Finally acquired my first Florida redfish and my first redfish from the kayak. I caught two redfish, one mangrove snapper and two jack crevelle, my buddy caught one juvenile tarpon, six redfish, and a handful of mangrove snapper.

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Paddling the Banana River

Florida Sportsman member: AceDawg

The chew is strong from 6am until about 830. It slows down however continues to be attainable to catch fish. One of the last reds I caught was right alongside the shoreline as I was heading again in around 1130. I noticed a splash out of the corner of my eye and it appeared like he was doing backflips within the water.

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Flood Tide By way of Paddleboard

Florida Sportsman member: Jettyrat3200

Discussion board member Jettyrat3200 lately acquired on some good reds from the paddleboard. Fishing the flood tides, flies have been the ticket to getting the chew.

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Mill Cove Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: jacqueo

I should have hit the pink on the top as I threw it because within seconds my line was screaming. 20 inch pink into the cooler! Sure!

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Huge Woman from the Groves

Florida Sportsman member: harrisa2006

I positioned my yak to make a number of good forged and my second forged in, I get thumped by a strong snook. I solely had 20 pound leader but this fish needed to play cover and seek in the mangroves so I had to get down and soiled together with her and pull her out from beneath the mangroves twice! I landed her after a couple minutes and she hit the tape at 34 inches, however really actually fats!

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Banana River Combined Bag

Florida Sportsman member: AceDawg

After messing with them for a bit started heading back south scouting the shoreline and began recognizing fins cruising the shore. Reds have been scattered all through along the shore and buried in grass. Caught 7 on my method back down earlier than getting caught in a storm. Hunkered down within the mangroves and sat it out for an hour.

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Vilano from the Kayak

Florida Sportsman member: kayakling

For about an hour giant faculties of spanish mackerel have been about destroying bait. After tearing by means of some of these and some bluefish I slowly started to drift back to the bridge. Hit up my favorite spots on the best way and solely managed smaller jacks.

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A Drift with Buddies

Florida Sportsman member: kayakfrank

We planned a drift a couple of days back, and some good fish have been caught. Steve killed it on the market with a sailfish, tuna and a kingfish.

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Good Day in the Bay

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

After a number of casts my lure gets inhaled and I’ve a pleasant fish on. She goes airborne and a pleasant battle ensues with a superb measurement snook. She heads for the mangroves and I stop her, she jumps again and again then goes underneath my kayak. I slowly work her and she tires and I measure her out to 34 inches.

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Pompano Blackfins

Florida Sportsman member: John McKoid

Weather was flat calm, but sadly the weeds have been nonetheless a problem, causing fouled baits. Current was not too robust, however found a distinct current break in about 120 ft of water, fished it for awhile with no luck. Saw a couple of small blackfins jumping and jigged up one in about 175 ft of water.

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Tarpon at the Bridge

Florida Sportsman member: harrisa2006

I was capable of fish the final of the outgoing, and the start of the incoming and the chew was on right now! Was capable of stick four fish, 2 of which absolutely faculty me round pilings, and 2 that I used to be capable of put the boots to in tight quarters and get them to the boat!

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Fort Pierce Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: inshore dave

I used to be casting a DOA Cal beneath the mangrove overhangs once I had an enormous explosion as quickly because it hit the water. Nicely, after a 20 minute battle I landed by largest snook so far.

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Sundown Reds

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

Put on my favourite sardine lure for a number of more last casts into some mangrove edges in the hopes of saving the day with at the least one keeper sized fish. My fish was granted once I forged into one of the few weedless edges on the bottom of a mangrove island. Lastly an excellent onerous hit and the sound of drag with the top outcome being a nice 24 inch fatty pink fish.

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Sebastian Offshore By way of Kayak

Florida Sportsman member: fyshfynder

Next trip was solo a few mile South of the inlet. Wasn’t a lot happening. Noticed some birds method out, so I began paddling. Fish have been busting underneath the birds. Tossed a reside mojarra into the frenzy and obtained an enormous bonito that snapped my rod at the boat.

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First Sailfish

Florida Sportsman member: Tuffstang

After my second drop the drag clicker on my stay bait began screaming. Dropped lever into strike and started cranking. It was only a lifeless weight no pull or flutter on the line. We went from depths of 200 ft to 400 ft in minutes when the sail leaped out and danced throughout the water. A pair more leaps and literally leaping over Devodud’s bow, the sail drained out.

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Silver Kings from the Kayak

Florida Sportsman member: mjrudd1

During my latest go to to Florida, I went after tarpon principally. Caught a couple of and had a great time. I choose chasing them in shallow water however acquired to go where they’re, not the place they aren’t. It will get actually crowded on the market, over 50 boats fishing the identical space and often I’m the one kayak.

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Vilano Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: kayakling

On my last forged after about three hours there I did stick an previous nasty redfish. I helped him out and cleared some previous rigs out from his mouth, medium effort measure in the Hobie was close to 42 inches. Left with a few respectable flounder, also caught whiting, pigfish, ladyfish.

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Tuna on the Drift

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

Made 2 drifts for 2 bonita and hooked and lost one thing greater. It was too exhaustive to try to make one other wreck drift ( current was round 2.5 knots). Put out the stay flying fish and it didn’t take long to get eaten.

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Banana River Selection

Florida Sportsman member: AceDawg

Obtained all kinds of bites within the Banana River immediately. In complete 6 reds, a small snook, 2 juvenile tarpon, my buddy acquired a pleasant black drum on a mirrolure (of all things for them to hit, haven’t seen that earlier than) and a handful of trout.

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Shallow Water Reds

Florida Sportsman member: SnookStack

In the course of the lowlight morning hours artificial baits have been producing fish on the flats of Tampa. With the grass grown in it’s been a weightless, weedless setup for my selection synthetic setup. Later in the day, I’ve been working the late evening incoming via excessive tide with minimize mullet.

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Tampa Bay Kayak Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

I depart the oyster flat and work another channels and choke factors and land another nice 23 inchred fish. With the day coming to an end I attempt my snook gap and work it from every angle. My lure gets absolutely annihilated and it looks like what I hope to be my first 40 plus inch snook.

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Canoeing with the Spouse

Florida Sportsman member: Bush Whacker

Thankfully the rain stayed over in the direction of the barrier islands the whole time we have been out. We paddled south and tried the deeper flats for a bit with nothing however a number of small trout. We then determined to whack the bushes. And that’s the place issues lit up.

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Boca to Boynton Drift

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

There was some steady motion together with an enormous reef donkey that obtained away. Catches included 2 bonita, 2 small amicos, a small blackfin, a king and mutton. All caught on jigs apart from the mutton.

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NMZ Enjoyable

Florida Sportsman member: AceDawg

I hit the Banana River immediately out of Kars Park. Caught 6 reds and 3 snook for the day. First time I’ve caught a snook, nice battle. Fairly good day regardless that the wind simply hasn’t given up.

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Good Chew on the Drift

Florida Sportsman member: kitesfr

As we handed the inlet, I hooked into something that made my reel scream fairly good. I felt a little bit of a head shake, so I assumed I had an enormous huge bonito. He stored taking line and giving me slightly back. I finally acquired a glimpse of it and thought I saw stripes!

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Coot Bay Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: Tnolaninc

I used to be capable of land an honest micro-poon within the morning on a hand tied fly, jumped perhaps 5 more on synthetic Zman baits rigged weedless and on a DOA 1/8 jig, Landed 4 snook certainly one of respectable measurement.

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Jacksonville Tarpon

Florida Sportsman member: unincom

Ultimately the tarpon found out which course it needed to go and pulled my anchor free from the bank and began taking me south. It pulled me again into a aspect creek above a submerged sandbar, which was a blessing because it allowed to to hop out of the kayak and battle it standing up.

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Backwater Action

Florida Sportsman member: cbmdk86

Been getting the snook and reds on the 4 inch MrWiffelure Shad within the white/hearth tail and straight pink colours. This can be a killer lure and the snook hit it like it owes em cash. Since I have started throwing it, it has undoubtedly helped me put more snook on deck.

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Fort Pierce Backcountry

Florida Sportsman member: evergladeskid243

Picked up a redfish as I began to make my exit out of my spot, blind casting each mangrove shoreline with a topwater, hoping to hook a snook as grand because the one who had left me in despair earlier.

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After Work Purple

Florida Sportsman member: jacqueo

I threw just past the place all the commotion was and labored it back over all of the bait ruckus, when slam! It took off underneath my kayak, to the left, to the best, round in a circle, all the whereas I’m cursing like a sailor on the fish.

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Clapboard Creek Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: jacqueo

That’s once I remembered that I had a pedal drive and might easily troll as an alternative of sitting in a single place preventing the skunk. Threw a mud minnow onto a jig, forged it behind me and began working the grassline. Within one minute I had an amazing chew and pulled in my private greatest flounder.

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African Pompano from the Yak

Florida Sportsman member: lmp1978

Discussion board member lmp1978 caught a stud african pompano by way of kayak, off of the seashores of Dania Seashore. Not only do african pompano pull exhausting, they are nice desk fare.

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New Personal Greatest

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

I loosened the drag a bit so as to not have the hooks bend or the fish pull free. After Three minutes of getting no the place with the fish it lastly came into view and knew it was a new personal greatest purple. Now the strain was on me to land the fish for some footage and entry into the 30 inch club.

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Bahamas Enjoyable

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

The weather was nice, little little bit of offshore wind on day one of the event, however general very manageable compared to Florida.

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Dinner and a Present

Florida Sportsman member: sake138

We met the bait guy on the water round 730. The current was pretty robust and so was the wind. We ended up drifting north about 7 miles! I received two mahi mahi, one being a 50 inch bull, and my first sail on a yak!

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West Central Kingfish on a Kayak

Florida Sportsman member: harrisa2006

Getting a kingfish on the west coast, from a kayak, not the simplest activity. When you think about relative quick migration, dirty Gulf water, days off from work, combined with hoping for good circumstances, and getting your bait to stick as soon as one decides to eat, the chances may be stacked towards us!

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Indian River Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: Rulesman69

The bait was in all places in the cove. Began throwing chrome Twitchin’ Raps, 10:15, bam! Watched a 3 pound trout come up and slam the Rap right by the boat. 10:35, wham, massive fish on, fought it to the boat and landed and released one other trout about 7 kilos.

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Snook Crammed Weekend

Florida Sportsman member: Silent snooker

Went again up to the Loxahatchee River hoping to play with a few of the small snook we have been catching two weeks in the past and was lucky enough to seek out more upper and over slot snook than small ones.

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West Palm Offshore

Florida Sportsman member: Pottymouth

Discussion board member PottyMouth and pal, Flip acquired out and caught some good fish off of Palm Seashore, also dropping a couple of to the tax man.

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Good Luck in the Bluewater

Florida Sportsman member: Temensisyakfishing

I put the jigging rod in the flush mount rod holder, and I grab the rod once I see this beast leaping out of the water!. let me say that I can rely the occasions I have gone out offshore with my fingers and this is my second sailfish ever, so it’s superb to catch one.

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Catching within the Kayak Offshore

Florida Sportsman member: Nick561

Forum member Nick561 received into some fish offshore lately on his kayak.

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Brother’s First

Florida Sportsman member: frankthetank

Discussion board member frankthetank received out together with his brother just lately and caught some fish. Fishing off of Boynton, not only did his brother catch his first sailfish, they caught 6 blackfin tunas as properly. Nice!

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Snook Island

Florida Sportsman member: Produkt

I had fished there many occasions earlier than without much luck nevertheless it had been a while and decided to offer it a shot. We only fished for about an hour and a half however I managed to get 2 for two on the under-slot snook. First one was about 23 inches and second one was about 25.

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Wintertime Bruiser

Florida Sportsman member: harrisa2006

I moved on, shifting further up the canal and observed I used to be sitting in 10+ ft of water, but I might see the bottom, up close to the mangroves not removed from me, so I knew there was a drop off, and with the water by the mangroves not shifting almost as fast as the channel, I figured it was a very good ambush spot.

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Ozello Reds

Florida Sportsman member: TideUp

I fished round a lot of the morning with none bites fishing deeper cuts and drops around the area with no luck. Spooked a couple of reds after lunch in shallow flats so I changed my technique and started sight fishing.

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Loxahatchee Snookin’

Florida Sportsman member: palmbeachpete

Discussion board member palmbeachpete put together a video of him wrestling with some nice snook on his paddleboard within the Loxahatchee River.

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First Slam

Florida Sportsman member: MSW_SatelliteBeach

Espresso now chilly and I’m wondering why, after years of catching trout with no drawback, I can’t discover any. Wind starts blowing me off the financial institution I’m following simply as I toss out a forged. Regulate kayak, reel line in to tighten slack on the rod and just as the mirrodine hits the highest of the water, BAM!

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Sebastian Inshore

Florida Sportsman member: palmbeachpete

Forum member palmbeachpete exhibits what Sebastian has to supply for the paddling angler. Launching at Riverview park, he gets into some fish and provides some useful ideas and instructions.

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Fishing the Backwater

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

One specific area had a whole lot of mullet activity and the perfect water movement in the speedy area. We each continued to land extra small snook and labored the world exhausting given all the exercise. Nicely it lastly paid off when mama snook showed up for the social gathering together with her 32 inches of glory!

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Chokoloskee By way of Paddleboard

Florida Sportsman member: Lurchy

I fished the entire incoming and a part of the outgoing within the maze of creeks and bars to the WSW of Choko. Saw some reds all through the day, and acquired an honest one close to the top of the day. I saw him transfer off a oyster bar and underneath some groves, pitched a gulp and he ate.

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Sanibel Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

Fan casted the world with my paddle tail jig and had successful and miss from a very good sized trout. Convinced that there needed to be some massive fish within the space I gave one last forged with my Rapala and it paid off with a strong hit and an enormous run in the direction of the mangroves.

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Backcountry Tenting and Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: Native21

We went again to the spot we originally labored and the poons have been thick. We caught several more and jumped many extra, the snook have been combined in as nicely so we have been additionally pulling them out. We fished till about 4pm and made our option to our camp area.

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Skinny Water Bulls

Florida Sportsman member: cbmdk86

We truly had a sweet double hookup at this level but his pulled the hook. After a fast photograph op with my fish, Neil was attached once more within two minutes and after a half hour struggle put his redzilla in the yak. The girth on his fish was unreal, it was 35 kilos plus and healthy.

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Unfavorable Tides and Chewing Fish

Florida Sportsman member: SnookStack

I deliberate on scouting reds both tailing or pushing water on the flats. As I moved out onto the flat, I was immediately gratified by seeing a bunch of single reds pushing wakes and leaving evidence of redfish with trails of mud.

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Pine Island Trout and Reds

Florida Sportsman member: JoeyHotFizzle

Forum member JoeyHotFizzle shared his current kayak trip, fishing in Pine Island. Throwing a mixture of artificials, he was capable of fool some nice trout and redfish. Good work!

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Avoiding the Wind and Catching Fish

Florida Sportsman member: C Canine

Arduous to describe my feelings once I saw it wasn’t a purple, nevertheless it was the most important trout I had ever seen.

I didn’t have a scale or a tape measure. However using my previous bass fishing days as a reference, I might say it was a lunker no less than 6 to 8 kilos, at the least 26 inches, and fat!

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Glades Slam

Florida Sportsman member: Native21

Listed here are a couple of fish from the day that helped me catch a slam. Though the poons had me numbered I jumped about 10 and occurred to land the micro but none the much less a slam. Snook have been all over the place in that spot and it appeared like every other forged I used to be hooking up.

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Kayak Bassin’

Florida Sportsman member: inshore dave

To say that the day was stellar is an understatement. Between Steve and I we caught over 75 fish. Most have been dinks within the 1-2 pound range with a very good mixing of three pounders too. We also caught fish from simply over 4 pounds to the most important caught by me at 8 kilos 6 ounces.

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Night time Time Tarpon

Florida Sportsman member: frankthetank

I managed to return tight on a 50 to 60 pound fish that fought exhausting to get away. But after an extended and intense battle, I obtained my image and released the fish with good power. After resetting the strains we had a couple of missed hits and with the last bait I hooked a monster over 150 however wasn’t ready and after a minute long term my chief popped.

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Making an attempt a New Spot

Florida Sportsman member: YaknYeti

I began working the islands on this space and as I made my means around one among them something exploded on my DOA Shrimp. I assumed it was a purple at first as a result of it wouldn’t show itself and stored making lengthy runs. Seems it was a nice Snook.

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Crystal River Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

Pushed further out in the direction of the gulf and discovered a nice channel with depths from 3 to 4 ft and water temperatures close to 70 levels. Switched to a RipTide mullet paddle tail with 1/4 ounce jig head with a view to work the channel deeper and started landing trout after trout.

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Last Trip of the Yr

Florida Sportsman member: lmp1978

Forum member lmp1978 acquired out one final time earlier than the yr ends and he went out with a bang. Lovely fish and nice work.

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Bradenton Trout Chew

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

I tossed my RipTide mullet with 1/four ouncesjig head right into a channel chokepoint and out of the depths just a few ft from my yak a large trout inhaled the lure. It was an awesome sight to behold given it’s above average measurement and the visible offered after hours of fruitless fishing. For the subsequent few hours I labored the world and landed over a dozen or extra trout and limited out with four nice keepers.

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Day Saver

Florida Sportsman member: Pottymouth

Forum member Pottymouth and a couple of buddies acquired out just lately to chase some fish offshore. The chew was sluggish though that they had reside mullet and greenies, but this nice sailfish saved the day. Tight work!

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Bringing House Dinner

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

The one cigar minnow that I caught didn’t last 5 minutes within the water earlier than being inhaled by a mahi. I feel a tank filled with pilchards would have produced loads of Dorados. Trolled fairly a bit with the blue runners on the lookout for a wahoo, only to catch one other shark. Despite the fact that it was relatively unproductive, it was a pleasing day on the water.

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First Time Offshore

Florida Sportsman member: peacockbass921

I have completed freshwater and inshore and I have finished pretty good thus far. Offshore was all the time behind my mind and I undoubtedly needed to attempt it. After declining a few invites, as a result of I didn’t have any gear, I decided to go for it.

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Drum on Synthetic

Florida Sportsman member: cbmdk86

Saw what I assumed was an enormous purple about 75 ft away on a transitional edge. I pitched a copper colored Banks Lures Pimpin Shrimp with a dab of Blue Crab Pro-Remedy at it, and the fish fortunately mowed it down.

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Bulls from the Kayak

Florida Sportsman member: cbmdk86

My buddy Geoff and I acquired out not too long ago and played with some respectable sized ocean Reds. They have been thick and we acquired a nice day of sleigh rides in trade for our sizable paddle to the spot.

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Catching Them within the Rain

Florida Sportsman member: meckert

Went offshore this past Sunday, it was rainy and overcast all morning but the seas have been flat. Managed to get a sail, small tuna and this good mahi.

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Kayak Blackfins

Florida Sportsman member: BOGEY

Went out yesterday round 1p.m. from Dania. Was solely out for Three hours in 280 to 320 ft of water. I caught these dangerous boys plus some smaller ones that I let go. It was an superior day of fishing, no current, 5 knot winds, and the water was like glass.

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Late Season Tarpon

Florida Sportsman member: Captain Ross

So, at about 1am I made a 15 mile hike to another location and splashed in. As we rolled up, fish have been completely satisfied and popping on prime. On Zack’s first forged, he hooked and landed this respectable tarpon on a 7inch Bone Hogy Unique.

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Busting Them off Boynton

Florida Sportsman member: Pottymouth

Set up our drift and nothing. Hours glided by and not a nibble. So I made a decision to attempt an old-fashioned trick and 5 minutes, later a fish was on!

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Epic SouthShore Redfishing

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

What ensued subsequent was simply superb, as I worked the GOLD spoon with onerous violent twitches I had an ensemble of jacks and reds comply with the spoon, some got here inside four ft of my yak! The more durable I labored the spoon the extra fish that followed it, unfortunately the jacks are quicker fish and grab the lure first so I decided to toss out extra minimize pinfish.

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Foolin’ with Synthetic

Florida Sportsman member: nwxnw

Forum member nwxnw explained that he has been fishing stay bait primarily for the past yr, but lately has resorted to artificials, with great success! Nice work.

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Sails for All

Florida Sportsman member: Pottymouth

Two shoppers, one from Colorado the other from Canada flew down for one thing, a South Florida sailfish lap dance. They gave me 4 days to place em on sailfish, we acquired it carried out the primary day trip and went Three for Three.

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Kayak Fishing Yankeetown

Florida Sportsman member: TideUp

I ended up discovering a stupendous shell flat that produced massive time. There have been small faculties of black drum and sheepshead in all places just waving their tails at me asking for a precise forged! I ended up catching extra black drum than I needed however managed to dodge a couple of to seek out some nice sheepies.

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Sailin’ off Boynton

Florida Sportsman member: Nick561

Inside 10 minutes certainly one of Robs shoppers hooks up on a sail and it was off to the races. whereas they performed with that I managed to lose Three jigs to to cutoffs. I lastly started jigging up some small blackfins.

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Amberjack From the Kayak

Florida Sportsman member: Janos

Discussion board member Janos just lately caught his first amberjack, and a reasonably nice one at that. He was fishing from his kayak in 230 ft of water off of Dania, the fish ate a 7 ounce jig.

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South Seashore Snook and Tarpon

Florida Sportsman member: Poseidon10/31

Fished this am with Mapache Mike in Authorities Reduce. No bait pods, fortunately I brought some mullet for us. We landed a couple snook in quick order at the mouth of the inlet. He needed to take off so I decided to escape the sharks and sluggish troll a hog leg mullet down the seashore.

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Runners off Boynton

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

I was drifting 2 stay goggle eyes close to the skycliff when the rainbow runners hit each my baits concurrently. I was fortunate to land the smaller one, then seize the opposite rod out of the holder and land the bigger one that had hooked itself.

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Offshore Motion within the Yaks

Florida Sportsman member: Ericjames22

Forum member Ericjames22 received into some good pelagics these days, and occurred to movie it. Huge Kingfish, Double hook ups on sails and extra, all from the kayaks!

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South Florida Snakehead Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: peacockbass921

I really like the small Ribbit frogs, black or inexperienced in shade and using 6/zero Proprietor hooks for them. Small frog, huge hook, this enables the Snakehead to take the whole frog and increases the probabilities of hooking them to about 75 %.

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Dania ICW Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: peacockbass921

After 30 minutes, proper before slack tide was there my line went tight and I began preventing an enormous fish. My goal was tarpon so I used to be considering TARPON! But since it didn’t bounce I knew it was an enormous snook.

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Yankeetown Yakin’

Florida Sportsman member: TideUp

We paddled out to our first spot around 9:30 to simply catch a pair rats and get gear tuned in for later spots. My first forged with the spoon landed just a little pink so I knew it was going to be a productive day.

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South Florida Sail

Florida Sportsman member: bluewateryak13

What an superior day on the water. It’s been a while since having a nice calm sunny day of fishing. Comparatively quiet, however undoubtedly a memorable day as this can be a first for me.

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Chasing Tarpon, Catching Snook

Florida Sportsman member: lmp1978

I went to Dania cutoff canal, in search of tarpon and I finish it up catching this magnificence. 39 inch snook, this guy was happily released again within the water.

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Indian River Bruiser

Florida Sportsman member: davederb

We took a escape near Pelican Island, when on the best way again to our launch level, my reside bait rod starts screaming. He instantly starts yelling shark, we have been pleasantly stunned as this is my largest snook but from a kayak which measured 37 inches.

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Snook Saves the Day

Florida Sportsman member: Nick561

The weatherman was flawed. Wind was blowing and the waves have been pounding. About to call it a day until rob says “I got a plan B”. So off to his spot and positive sufficient it paid off. I obtained a nice 40″ snook that was a fatty and rob attached but the hook pulled on what I feel was a tarpon.

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Making it Occur off of Pompano

Florida Sportsman member: John McKroid

At deep shade, I might see it was an extended slender bluish silver fish, and since I was out past regular kingfish territory, anticipation of a wahoo was excessive. About 10 minutes later she was on the gaff, 53 inches and 32 pounds! It was a complete rush!

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Boca Wahoo

Florida Sportsman member: AC_Yak

Weeds have been a huge challenge immediately with stay baiting so i decided to arrange store and spool the baits out in order that they wouldn’t get weeded as dangerous. I’ve found this tactic to be extremely impact within the morning hours when the fish are aggressively feeding.

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Reds in the Grass

Florida Sportsman member: Maverick

I exploit the yak to get shut, very quietly, then slip out and wade to the fish. Makes it rather a lot easier to make a great presentation to the fish with a fly, especially in this wind. The fish have been hungry and aggressive. I only spooked 1 or 2 with the line.

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Treasure Coast Snook and Reds

Florida Sportsman member: evergladeskid243

I made a couple extra passes via the world having many strikes, wakes, and blow ups however no connections. Lastly related with a strong fish around that pulled me round and gave my stradic 3000 and 10 pound braid a very good workout.

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Summer time Slammin’

Florida Sportsman member: Devodud

We set out in a southeasterly path at sunrise and stopped in 150 ft of water. As soon as we stopped my reside bait rod gets slammed. It ends up being my largest kingfish of the day. Within 5 minutes Suede lands a kingfish that might be the dual to mine.

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Summertime Kayak Chew

Florida Sportsman member: evergladeskid243

Found no scarcity of child tarpon feeding up within the shadows of the mangrove overhangs and culvert outflows. I caught numerous these little guys on both spin and on the 8wt on these small minnow patterns I’ve been tying, and on my new favorite lure I made a decision to attempt randomly, the Vudu shrimp.

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Matlacha Kayak Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: jocofi

We made a visit to Matlacha with huge hopes of tarpon. They laughed around throughout us a lot of the day. We even acquired an in depth up take a look at one which was sniffing around shallow waters. He seemed so intensely targeted on the grass bed he didn’t notice that he got here inside a couple of ft of our kayaks.

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Wahoo from the Kayak

Florida Sportsman member: Captain Yak

I used to be dropping line fast, so I began pedaling to chase him down. The fish got here to the floor and circled about 15 ft away. I saw the unmistakably tiger stripes and my adrenaline skyrocketed! The wahoo made a deep run and I slowly labored him up tail wrapped. After about 40 minutes, I gaffed him and introduced him up.

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Night time Time Snook Chew

Florida Sportsman member: AC_YaK

To date I’ve received over 10 snook over the 38 inch mark. All fish have been caught in Boynton Spillway after solar down. All this rain has obtained the water shifting pretty fast via the flood gates and it really heats up the chew.

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Tampa Kayak Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

My yak buddy made his means over to a deeper spot and hooked into a number of redfish and gave me a name to maneuver on in. After landing his 4th fish, I did not get a single hit with any of my lures; he continued to catch and release over the subsequent hour.

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Sashimi and Sail

Florida Sportsman member: timmcollins

Forum member timmcollins and pals had a successful time without work of Boynton. Not solely did they boat a fantastic sailfish, additionally they caught a 35 inch black fin tuna for dinner. Good!

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Huge King off Boynton

Florida Sportsman member: 1OzLead

Early on we trolled to 180 ft and found some scattered weeds and stuff was happening here and there. After some drops we decided to move to 220 ft and Gio calls out fish on! A while later Gio calls a king and we get collectively to gaff it and convey the catch in my bag.

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Slammin’ in the Yak

Florida Sportsman member: summer time daze

My prime water plug was getting crushed just about each throw. Greatest fish of the day was a 39 inch snook. Caught a lot of snook and trout and one redfish to finish the inshore slam. The most important trout was 25 inches. Released every part except the large trout.

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Huge Fish off of Boynton

Florida Sportsman member: Nick561

So I ship the bait out whereas considering how pissed I’m going to be once I lose another fish, I used to be in that mood. Properly before I know it, a sail is cat strolling right at me and I see my line slack, Fish on!

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Dania Wahoo

Florida Sportsman member: kayakfrank

Anyhow, found a nice north stream between 250 to 300 ft, and started jigging between those depths solely. I couldn’t capture on film the primary couple minutes of the long term. I was busy just making an attempt to keep my concentrate on having a superb hookset. I assumed I misplaced the fish, as he started to swim toward me. That’s where the brief video clip begins

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Destin Kayak Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: jmj75

Discussion board member jmj75 shared an incredible video, kayak fishing off of Destin. Amberjacks, snappers and a pleasant tuna to prime it off. Good work!

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A Recap

Florida Sportsman member: mangohunter11

Forum member mangohunter11 decided to publish some footage recapping current fishing journeys. Nice images and nice fish!

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South Seashore Tarpon

Florida Sportsman member: Poseidon10/31

I made a decision to start out taking size and girth measurements of my tarpon so I might higher calibrate my eye when judging weights of fish. I haven’t measured a fish in so lengthy, I wasn’t positive if I used to be accurately judging weights.

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Flamingo Kayak Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: BigGuyinaLittleBoat

My lure gets inhaled, I set the hook, and a 50 pound tarpon erupts. It’s not even mild out but, welcome to Flamingo! After the preliminary leap it stays in the water and ends up just dragging me along the shoreline towing me like I’m not even there. After getting drug back a half mile the best way I came I put an excessive amount of strain on my 20 pound braid and broke him off.

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Everglades Journey

Florida Sportsman member: jvanpelt

Subsequent it was my flip. As I sat and watched I observed a small pod of tarpon feeding on some bait up towards the mangrove shoreline. I via my Riptide Flats Chub past the pod and started to shortly retrieve it. I was instantly rewarded with an aerial show of one other juvenile tarpon.

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Paddling off of Pompano

Florida Sportsman member: Captain Yak

I shortly threw the goggle eye back in the bucket and began preventing. After about 10 minutes with several gaff misses, I shortly realized that it’s time for a longer gaff. I finally obtained it which ended up being a pleasant 42 inch king, my private greatest.

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A Week in the Glades

Florida Sportsman member: jvanpelt

Day 1 was spent in a canal system that I used to be conversant in but had never fished. We launched our kayaks and have been immediately met with rolling tarpon.

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Boynton Offshore

Florida Sportsman member: Produkt

We head to deeper water and continue jigging and drifting. I hook as much as one thing massive until it breaks my 30 pound check line. Seconds later my gog gets smoked in 180 ft. Nice blackfin in the boat after a brief battle.

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N.M.Z. Monster

Florida Sportsman member: RiverRat321

I casted my line out and let it sit for a second while I took a sip of my beverage and BOOM not even 5 minutes I was hooked as much as the most important fish I’ve caught up to now unknowingly. The drag was screaming like no other. I set it as tight and attainable without there being an excessive amount of pressure for my line to break.

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Vilano Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: kayakling

A big shark (doubtless) did wind up consuming a ladyfish half Drew was drifting, he started getting towed but as he added some strain it broke off. At around 10:30 we determined to go over to the bridge. I caught a nice 6 pound flounder (my largest) instantly but then in addition to ladyfish and jacks that was actually it for an extended whereas.

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Kayak Kings

Florida Sportsman member: meckert

Discussion board member meckert obtained into some nice kingfish just lately from his kayak. Regardless of the storms chasing him off the water. Good work!

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Wahoo from the Kayak

Florida Sportsman member: Pottymouth

Forum member Pottymouth caught this nice wahoo from his kayak. Fishing off of Pompano Seashore with reside bait produced the fish. Good work!

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Siesta Key Tarpon

Florida Sportsman member: strangeBrue

Finally received my new Predator moist off the seashore for a bit tarpon fishing. I’ve been watching guys get dragged around for years and lastly obtained my probability. I had a bunch of photographs all through the morning and lastly obtained one to eat a whitebait round 9:30. It was quite a journey.

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Slammin’ before the Storm

Florida Sportsman member: SlamPiece

then obtained into a couple of faculties that have been interested, caught 6 reds up to 32 inches on Gulp!, jerk baits, and reside mullet. Also saw several tarpon and hooked as much as at the very least Eight or 9 occasions with no success however then i lastly landed one! Additionally caught a couple of trout to finish a not so widespread slam for me.

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Boynton Sail

Florida Sportsman member: Produkt

We head out straight east and deploy our gogs at 80 ft. We make it to 250-ish and I hear my drag pull somewhat. I take a look at it again and it pulls a bit of extra. Simply as I’m about to select it up I see a monster sailfish leap 30 yards away and my drag goes off. 30 to40 minutes later I have an enormous sail in my lap.

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Emerald Coast Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: brunyan

Had a great time with a getaway to the Emerald Coast for opening of Snapper Season. First day went 4 for 4 on snapper (stored 2) and 1 for 1 on kings. Actually stunned we didn’t get into more kings that day. Second day caught a short gag, 2 brief pink snapper, 1 vermilion snapper, and a king.

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Kayak Trout

Florida Sportsman member: inshore dave

I spent the night time at my buddy Stan’s place Sunday night time. Awakened early to fish the Indian River at Hutchinson Island with Stan and his girlfriend Tammy. Circumstances have been good with winds out of the East from 5 to 15 knots and a wind ripple within the water. Caught my largest trout to date-27 Three/four inches lengthy and a fats 6 pounds.

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Dania Jumbos

Florida Sportsman member: frankthetank

forum member frankthetank crushed the large blackfin tuna this weekend by way of kayak. Fishing off of Dania with stay goggle eye produced fish up to 27 kilos!

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Tangling with Tarpon

Florida Sportsman member: Skunklife

Forum member Skunklife obtained down the keys lately and acquired into the tarpon! Going two for two from kayaks, while fishing channel edges. Tight work!

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N.M.Z. Bull

Florida Sportsman member: LilTucci

I pull up my park n pole and put together for the sleigh experience! 5 minutes go by with this fish tearing off 20 pound braid and dragging my loaded down pro angler no drawback, I achieve just a little little bit of line and lastly get a glimpse of the fish because it breaks the floor in the distance. Those pink scales shimmering within the sun gave it away and I immediately knew this was a strong bull pink! For sure at this level I am grinning ear to ear as for this reason we came right here.

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Slaying the Southshore

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

Managed to land a small snook and a 24 inch keeper pink before having to take cowl from the lightning for a couple of hours. After the storms pale, excessive tide approached and I started working the mangroves with the stay target scaled sardine.

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Bluewater Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: LilTucci

Trolled for somewhat over an hour and had the pleasant surprise of having a 10 foot hammerhead circle my kayak a pair occasions earlier than he determined to destroy my flat line and take me for a sleigh experience for a couple of minutes. Fortunately the line snapped earlier than he spooled me. Peddled out to 150 ft the place I saw some weeds, was there not than 2 minutes and my final blue runner gets inhaled by an enormous dolly.

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Redfish Sleigh Experience

Florida Sportsman member: cbmdk86

Obtained a great experience out of this dude. I often leap out and stake off to struggle an enormous one however they really tucker out quick once they’re towing an 18 foot canoe with an enormous ole dude like me in it.

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Battle in the Bahamas

Florida Sportsman member: palmbeachpete

Discussion board member and contributing writer palmbeachpete shared his current trip to the Bahamas while fishing within the excessive kayak and paddle board event. Plenty of nice fish caught and seemed to be a great time had by all!

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Fort Lauderdale Wreck Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: kayakfrank

As quickly as we reached our first spot, we both hooked up to bonitos instantly. Not what we needed, however nonetheless an ice breaker on the jigs. After getting in our exercise on these bonitos, Jason landed a small AJ for the smoker and an African Pompano. No BFT’s in these shallower waters. We averaged 225 ft or less depth all through the day.

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Boynton Phins

Florida Sportsman member: drichard1986

Headed north for the primary time ever within the yak. Did a Boynton to WPB drift with Eric and the chew was good all day. I acquired Three dolphin, he acquired 2 and they have been respectable measurement! Eric additionally snagged an AJ and jumped a sail a couple of occasions. Awesome day on the water and glad to get back out on the yak and get some fish.

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Hallandale Offshore Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: bugdoc

Obtained one other runner, then a couple of drops later I felt something a bit bigger. Acquired it about 60 ft off the underside and it abruptly realized it was hooked, and drag began peeling out straight down. Finally pulled up a 28 pound amberjack after about 15 minutes. I went again to the remainder of the group and took them again to the Tenneco, and I obtained a 22 inch mutton and what seems to be like a charcoal variant of a blue runner.

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Coral Springs Snakin’

Florida Sportsman member: USNAVY_Angler

Whereas Rob spent a lot of the day making an attempt to successfully deploy a fly for a Snakehead to eat, I had many alternatives to seal the deal and uncharacteristically missed more hook units than I’m proud to confess, unsure what it was immediately. All in all, managed to land a strong 28 inch 5 to six pound Snake, one other medium one round 2.5 pound and a baby which was released.

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Catching Fish and Bringing Residence the Money

Florida Sportsman member: cbmdk86

Assumed that this was my event hopes down the drain, and made my means again to the truck, but after a 17 mile round trip and 6 hours of fishing time, my little dink trout proved sufficient to safe the victory! Brought it house despite the stiff competition of 175 other rivals, with an excellent variety of them in skiffs. Proof constructive you possibly can exit and achieve success with just the naked minimum!

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Soccer Season

Florida Sportsman member:AC_YaK

After getting beat up on the wreck I headed out to see if the tuna chew can be on because it obtained later within the day and as soon as I received to 240 ft they have been leaping in all places. landed 5 out of 6 in 20 minutes CASTING the identical 60 glow jig and ripping it on the surface. The final tuna I jigged up in 300 ft. A fun and action crammed afternoon!

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Weedon Island Gator Trout

Florida Sportsman member: rkotinsky

High tide peaked at 6:00PM so I positioned my yak into one of many passes and waited for the large drain to start out. At 6:01PM certainly one of my trolling rods with a clear gold speckled DOA shrimp will get hit arduous and after an honest struggle I pull in a 24 inch gator trout.

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ENP Kayaking

Florida Sportsman member: USNAVY_Angler

There have been no tails to be seen anyplace however we pushed by means of and ultimately found the Reds munching however absolutely submerged. I used to be capable of hook as much as this lovely spotless Purple that finally allowed me to attempt my Abu Garcia Revo Inshore bait caster. What a battle it gave me. We each hooked Sharks and misplaced them. Oh properly.

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Mosquito Lagoon Reds

Florida Sportsman member: Pescatoral Pursuit

As fortune would have it, there was a small faculty pushing right in the direction of me that I might’ve by no means seen except that the sun was at just the fitting angle, and though they weren’t making a wake, there was just enough of a disturbance to “bend” the reflection on the water a slight bit. At first I assumed it was a slight breeze kicking up, nevertheless it soon turned apparent what it was.

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Second Place Dolphin By way of Kayak

Florida Sportsman member: Ericjames22

Fairly strong day on the water March 22nd, I ended up with second place with the gorgeous bull mahi. Hit a reside goggle eye in 160 ft of water.

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Weedon Island Kayak Reds

Florida Sportsman member: Slamaholic

Our plan was to go to Googe Island and work all the again mangrove Islands on the best way. We watched bait being attacked by pelicans and plenty of mullet motion in deeper holes. We arrange on the surface of the holes and would forged in Jig heads with reside shrimp and bump the underside. It didn’t take long to hook up on the Reds. Nice day trip with the family.

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Southeast Yak Fishing

Florida Sportsman member: LilTucci

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