April 2023 From the look of this photo sent in by angler John Cipriani, it looks like he had a well rounded back water bite! I see Bluefish, Seatrout, Redfish and Flounder!
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April 2, 2023 Angler Ed Johnson reported a good Trout bite up on the north end of Amelia Island recently. He was using mud minnows as bait.
March 13, 2023 I’ve been noticing on my back water trips that the Seatrout size are getting a bit bigger, and that we’re starting to catch them over flooding oyster beds, rather than just in the deeper water. Last week we caught our biggest Seatrout to date, a 20.5″ on live shrimp in 6′ of […]
March 11, 2023 Capt. Scott Thompson with Pipedream Charters and his party battled 3-5 foot seas, but they were not match for this crew. Capt Scott rode the trough for 20 miles off shore. The fearlessness of the group paid off with catches of Triggerfish, Sea Bass, Amberjack, small sharks and an 8′-10′ Thresher Shark. […]
March 9, 2023 This report from angler John Givens “fishing the surf for Whiting”…. The key is location and moving – if I’m not getting bit within 15 minutes, I move say 50 yards down the beach. Always looking for run outs. My improvement this year for whiting has been to use a #2 circle […]
We had a Coast Guard/submarine encounter on a recent trip off shore on Pipedream Charters.