August Big Bend Fishing Is Good In Cedar Key

August 17, 2021

Cedar Key’s August Inshore Fishing Report The Speckled Trout are biting good but seem to be in front in the deeper grass flats, Seahorse Reef, North Key and further south of Snake Key. Use popping corks with shrimp or your favorite plastic baits. Also try just a 1/4 oz jig […]

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The Bite Is Good In Cedar Key

Frank with a monster gator tour while social distancing

June 10, 2021

Cedar Key’s June Inshore Fishing Report The Redfish bite has been good as usual around the islands and oyster bars, Dead Man’s, North and Sea Horse key and back towards the airport area too. The Speckled trout were good and lately have been a little hard to come by for […]

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May Means Loads Of Fish And Beautiful Weather In Cedar Key

Slaying The Cedar Key Amberjacks

May 8, 2021

Cedar Key’s May Inshore Fishing Report The Redfish and Speckled Trout are biting good and the weather has been beautiful too. The Redfish seem to like the moving tide whether it’s in or out, around the oyster bars near, Deadman’s, North, Snake or Seahorse & Gomez keys. As usual we’re […]

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Spring Time Cedar Key Fishing Is On Fire

Marc with some nice ones

April 8, 2021

April Cedar Key Inshore Fishing Report The Speckled Trout are on fire and are loving the warm weather on all the grass flats, around oyster bars & cuts. Popping corks, live shrimp or your favorite plastic baits are producing catches. The Redfish are on fire too up close to the […]

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Outstanding Spring Fishing On The Ocklawaha River

Wayne and Lana with Ocklawaha Largemouth caught simultaneously

March 8, 2021

Ocklawaha River Fishing Report The Bass fishing on the Ocklawaha River has been outstanding over the past few months.  Most recently it has been phenomenal! On one trip in early March we caught and released 12 large mouths with a total weight of well over 70 pounds.  The smallest fish […]

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The Speckled Trout & Redfish Are Starting To Turn On

A nice late winters catch

March 8, 2021

March Cedar Key Inshore Fishing Report The Speckled Trout & Redfish have turned on and as long as the weather continues to get warmer the catch will just increase. The grass flats behind & in front of Snake Key, Dead Mans Key & North Key are producing good catches using […]

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Cedar key Fishing Is About To Turn On

February 16, 2021

February Cedar Key Inshore Fishing Report The Redfish have been biting good in the back creeks and out around the islands and bars and better on warm afternoon days. As we look for the fish biting even better too with the warm weather coming. As usual we’re using shrimp, cut […]

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Cedar Key Winter Fishing Is Tough But The Fish Are There

Hillman crew happy as can be

January 8, 2021

January Cedar Key Inshore Fishing Report The cooler weather has made fishing a little tough but the Speckled Trout are still hitting good on the flats in 3-5ft of water near Snake Key, Dead Mans, North Key and back towards the marsh behind Rattle Snake Key. The Black Drum and […]

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Cooler Cedar Key Weather Is Changing the Fish Bite

The tree guys doing it again, good job guys

December 8, 2020

December Cedar Key Inshore Fishing Report The cooler weather has started to push the Redfish into back marsh areas, but they’re still being caught on the flats & oyster bars, and up close to the islands usually when the hi tide is in afternoon. The bars absorb the heat from […]

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