Red Snapper Season is Back!

With the winds finally calming down for a few days, we managed to sneak out offshore for the red snapper mini season. The bite was outstanding. As soon as a bait reached the bottom there was a fish on. Non-stop action from other fish as well, including a good amount of red grouper, goliath grouper, triggerfish,…

Sweet Summer Heat

As the summer crowds of tourists flock to the beaches of Florida, so do the fish. Baitfish, Atlantic Menhaden, gather by the hundreds of thousands along the calm shallow waters off the space coast. Making for an easy access to a one of a kind select bait of choice for pelagic gamefish. Cold bottom water moves in this time of…

Nonstop bottom fishing

Went bottom fishing most of the day. Nice, warm and sunny day, with 2-3 ft seas and 72 deg aqua blue water. Bottom bite was nonstop!! Caught our limit of large vermillion snapper, nice trigger fish, lots of red snapper that we took pictures and released. Also caught some lane snapper and had 3 grouper…

Fishing still hot!!!! in August

Water is crystal clear.. Hardly any current. Great, nonstop bottom bite. Still some sailfish around. King Mackerel’s on all the large reefs. Cobia on all wrecks that have lots of schooling baits. My favorite eating fish, grey trigger, chewing good. Mangrove snapper spawning and we’re able to chum them up to boat. All in all,…

Tuna Action aboard the Nancy Jane

With big schools of migrating yellowfin and blackfin tuna moving up and down the coast of Florida blowing up on flying fish and ballyhoo, and flat calm seas, making the 60-120 mile run to catch these torpedoes is deffinntly worth it. Clients enjoyed screaming drags, quadruple hookups and high paced action, as the Nancy Jane…

The Mahi Mahi are Here!!!

Finally, after months of waiting and waiting for a decent push of migrating dolphin to move up the coast into our waters have arrived. As the sargassum weed drifts slowly towards our beaches, wind and water drawn currents form these floating plants into long vertical lines, or weedlines as we like to call them. Trash…

The Bottom Fires Back Up

With winds shifting and seasons transitioning, the fishing out of Port Canaveral has only begun to heat up. Grouper catches have increased dramatically as big spawning females begin to get hungry as the opening of grouper season nears on May 1st. Catching three or four fish a day is not uncommon as these spawning fish…