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Fishing Reports

Naples Marco Island Fishing Report Sept. 22, 2016

Fall is one of my favorite times of the year to fish. In the gulf we get tarpon migrating south, snook can be sight fished along the beach, sharks and screamer bonita should show up in a few weeks.. Overall fishing is what is should be this time of year. Bait fish are thick off

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Fishing Report July 27, 2016

Although it’s hot mid day fishing around Naples and Marco Island, the bite can be and is very good especially mornings and late afternoons. Sight fishing the beaches for snook has been very good although can get challenging when the water is very calm and clear. It’s almost like bone fishing in the keys or

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Fishing Report Friday June 17, 2016

Fishing in Naples and Marco Island the last few days has been quite good in lieu of the unusual west wind we’ve had for two days. Typically this time of year we have a light east breeze in the morning and an afternoon west sea breeze. Lately it’s been steady out of the west 10-20 knots.

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Fishing Report June 13, 2016

I love sight fishing snook and tarpon in the spring and summer with the gin clear water and white sand beaches as a beautiful tropical back drop. On schedule, the tarpon showed along the beaches and the snook are in the shallows, passes and adjacent bays. In addition there is a myriad of fish and sea

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My new Sponsor – Mercury Marine

I’m thrilled and honored to have recently be accepted to the Mercury Marine Pro Team staff. Ken Main and staff at Gulf Shores Marina did a great job of rigging my new Mercury 150 Four Stroke. My boat now handles like a sports car with the power the Mercury Four Stroke brings. In addition my new

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Fishing Report February 23, 2016

Well… I must be honest, the fishing the last few days has been very slow. This past weekend the tides were decent, the weather warmer and the the water has cleared from the latest cold front but the fish weren’t eating. We did manage some redfish, pompano, a small permit which is a fairly unusual

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