August 5, 2016
By Captain Travis Yaeckel
If you are looking for some meat for the summer fish fry, now is a good time. With the hotter water temps inshore, we have been spending a lot of time fishing in the bay. Mangrove snapper, Spanish mackerel, cobia, and gag grouper are abundant on the local reefs, channel edges, rock piles, and range markers. If eating sharks fits to your liking, there are also plenty of blacktip and...
Jim Clark's grandson Will caught this ladyfish using a Teaser Rig. (Two small baits hooked nose to tail to look larger and have more action). Bait barely hit the water and flash boom bang.
Will caught this off a dock on Manasota Key. Good Job Grumpy, using tips learned with SSA.