Cedar Key August Inshore Fishing Report

August 11, 2011

There are Lots of Redfish in by Deadman’s Channel near the bars and grassy bottom area’s and good size trout have been caught in same area and out by Crest Mott and near Snake Key in the finger channels. And there are also have been some big black drum caught in 3 to 6 ft flats area’s and around the bars. Use cut mullet, gulp rootbeer color, or live shrimp, you can’t go wrong.There are some scallops there as well, just not easy to find. Shark fishing is always an easy bet in the summer months and alot of fun. […]

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June 11, 2011

The Spotted Sea Trout are schooling up off the Levy/Citrus County coasts, along with several other species. Recently, June 6, we headed offshore for some Grouper/Cobia action, but had to go to plan “B” when the offshore seas became too rough to fish. After about an hour of running back inside we ended up at the grass flats just north of the Withalocoochee River entrance, “Lowes Bay”. The Spotted Sea Trout were biting good up until the tide started to slow at about 1 p.m.. Almost all of the Trout were keepers, “15 inches”, with a few close to 2 […]

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How Hot Is It ?

June 16, 2010

Three days this week we either tied or broke the all time record highs here in Ocala, Florida. Temps are soaring and the fish continue to bite both in the fresh and salt water. The saltwater bite is definitely better during the early morning hours. We’ve had no problem limiting out on Sea Trout and Cobia lately, as well as plenty of now targeted species, including Grunts, Mackerel, and Sharks. The trick is to go early, and target days when the high tide is before noon time. Most of our fishing recently has been done in about 20 feet of […]

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Its the Time of Year to Make Lemonade Out Of Lemons

August 24, 2009

LEMONADE? Yes lemonade, although we are in the middle of what is called the “Dog Days of Summer”, there are still fish to be caught around the Levy/Citrus County coasts. As a matter of fact, if you’re looking for numbers, and aren’t picky about the species, it’s an especially great time of year for the young anglers. There are an abundance of what we consider ”by catch” that will keep the kids busy for hours.?Also, these fish are just a?short ride from the dock, provide non-stop action, and come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Most experienced anglers might […]

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Middle Grounds Fishing Report

June 3, 2009

This Off Shore Cedar Key, Florida Fishing Report is From Cedar Key Grouper Guide Captain John MIDDLE GROUNDS OFFSHORE OVER NITE TRIP Bait: sardines, thread fin hering, live pin & pig fish Left the dock around 10:30 am Sunday, with 2-4 ft sea and a 15 kt west wind, it was alittle rough, but we made the 80 mile run in about 3.5 hrs. 1st stop at a wreck, was on fire, amber jacks and grouper, lost some real big fish then the sharks moved in, so we moved on. Next was some vermilion snapper, mango snapper and porgies, bite was […]

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