Crabbing at Goffinsville Park

November 16, 2022 I wrapped up a backcountry fishing trip today out at Goffinsville Park and as I was walking up to get the truck I came across Prince, a  crab angler who had a good “mess” of Blue Crab in his cooler. The tide had been coming for a few hours – normally I […]

Black Drum Bite Picking Up

Nov 15 2022 I ran into anglers Carl and Joe up at the Old Town Bait and Tackle Shop this afternoon and they graciously agreed to give me a fishing report. They had put in early this morning so they were fishing a low and incoming tide. After making their way out of Egans Creek […]

Near Shore Bull Reds

Nov 14 2022 Capt Scott Thompson with Pipedream Charters reported that he has been staying near shore the last few days. Capt Scott reports the Bull Red bite is still hot along with some slotted reds for the box. Yesterday Pipe Dream had slotted reds, puppy drum, sheepshead and flounder that were released. Flounder season […]

A Couple of Slams in Kayak

Nov 4, 2022 I was participating in a group trip this afternoon and had some free time to chat with a successful kayak angler before the group arrived. Derrick was loading his kayak at the Old Town Bait and Tackle store, located up north 14th Street and graciously agreed to give me a report on […]

Putting The Time In Pays Off

Oct 2022 When folks ask me about fly fishing at Amelia Island I usually tell them that it can be tough, but very rewarding when you finally get that big fish on a fly. If you’re targeting Redfish in the grass, the time of year has to be right; the time of day has to […]

Nice Day Offshore and HOT Bite

Nov 1, 2022 Capt Scott Thompson with Pipedream Charters was trying to wrap up his day when I tracked him down to get a report about his off shore trip this morning. He took his party 22 miles out and reported that on a beautiful day they had a HOT bite and catches of Amberjack, […]