Gotta get them while you can!

September 5, 2008

BETTER GET THEM WHILE YOU CAN We’ve been very busy fishing the Ocklawaha River for Bass this week, with excellent results, 59 Bass in 3 short trips!  Gotta get them while you can!!   Ocklawaha, Oklawaha Fishing Reports from Captain Nick  

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Bass Alert From Captain Nick

September 3, 2008

I got this email last night from Captain Nick Bozman of Slick Charters. Remember TS Fay came through & flooded us a week and a few days ago. Steve Jones Hey Steve; Got a Big Bass Alert Caught and released this “Hog” on the third cast ,Monday 09/01/08, O.K. River. PS; The picture doesn’t do her justice , but she was 28 inches long and weighed 12.0 l

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Thank you Tropical Storm Fay…

August 31, 2008

Freshwater report/ OK./Silver River Thank you T.S. Fay; Since T.S. Fay made landfall last week, the O.K. river has been overflowing its banks for the first time in many months.Bass fishing in general had been slow for the past several weeks or so , or at least it had been in my world, and I ‘d  kinda been expecting it to improve after this new influx of water… Well, Sunday 8/31 we fished the river and bagged 27 Bass using 3 dozen wild shinners, in 2 and1/2 hours!  5 of the 27 fish were over 6 lbs. Silver River Snagged […]

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Tropical Storm Fay: The Good …The Bad,

August 26, 2008

Oklawaha/Freshwater Thanks to Tropical Storm Fay, water levels on the Silver and Oklawaha Rivers have risen dramatically.  On Monday, we did a re-con trip and found the dock at the Ocala Boat Basin about a foot under water.  The Silver River entrance was virtually blocked by downed trees.  We did manage to get down the Oklawaha River a couple of miles, dodging submerged trees and snags most of the way.  Because of the flooded woods, and still rising waters, expect more of these obstructions in the near future.  Be careful. The bad news is that in the short term this […]

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