Ocklawaha’s World Class Bass Fishing

November 30, 2011

The Largemouth Bass bite on Central Florida’s Ocklawaha River has been good throughout the month of November. We’ve consistently caught limits of “keeper” fish, typically between 3 and 5 lbs., with the occasional 7 to 9 lb. lunker. Several of the Bass we’ve caught and released over the past few weeks were fat with roe. A good sign that our first spawn of the season is not far off. I’ve also spotted several beds with just the male fish present. Expect these pre-spawn Largemouth to really turn on sometime in December. Some of the best Largemouth Bass fishing in the […]

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Cedar Key Offshore Report

November 15, 2011

Well, with the gag grouper season closing this week, the thousands of big gags out there will be safe for another year. Saturday, November 12th, was a rough trip, cold, windy and 3-6 foot seas, the bite was slow but there were good red grouper & gag grouper in 45 to 60 feet. We were/are even catching keeper red grouper in 30 feet of water this year. Large sea bass are in 25 to 30 feet as also and they make great table fare. Sunday, November 13th, we had beautiful weather and the fish were on fire, we released plenty of […]

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Plenty of Redfish and Trout to be Caught

November 14, 2011

From the Suwannee to Waccasassa and all around the oyster bars, corrigan’s reef, deadmans channel, gomez and in the back creek mouths, there are plenty of redfish to be caught, the trout are also there, still around the grass flats and hard bottom areas. There also have been good numbers of sheephead caught around the docks, as the temperature gets cooler, they will move in strong. so come on down to Cedar Key & the Big Bend, the fish are biting. Till next time, tight lines and safe boating Capt. John blouse Hooked up charters & Cedar Key Marina II This Cedar […]

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