Tag Archives: redfish

Backwater Fishing Pretty Hot As We Enter the Summer

Amelia Island Back Country Fishing I’ve had some really good trips the last few weeks as the “heat” picks up for the summer.  Most of the Redfish we’ve been catching are up near the marsh grass on high tides, or on the edges of the shell beds on teh lower tides. The Seatrout have gotten […]

AIGA Inshore Classic Fishing Tournament Results

The 8th Annual AIGA Inshore Classic Fishing fishing tournament was held October 21st up at Old Town Bait and Tackle here at Amelia Island, Florida. There were 48 entries -all entries were required to enter the Redfish Spot category (the legal Redfish with the most spots wins that tournament) and they had the option to […]

Near Shore Up Date By Capt Kenny Stewart

September-October 2023 Near Shore Capt Kenny Stewart with Beat The Oddz Charters reports that the fall mullet run is in full swing, delivering impressive catches of Redfish, Jacks, Tarpon, Spanish Mackerel, Trout and Sharks. Top bait picks: Cut mullet or fresh shrimp. This is Capt K enny’s favorite time of the year to fish!

Big Red From The Surf!

Angler John Givens sent in his report of this nice BIG Redfish he caught from the surf here at Amelia Island, Florida. John was fishing at the surf this past Friday, September 15 on a high and incoming tide using a “Mortician Rig” (see video below) using a salted clam as bait and hooked up […]

Backwater Bite Picking Up As Water Warms

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 […]