Monthly Archive: August 2016

Nice cobia caught in Sarasota Bay

Nice cobia caught in Sarasota Bay

Michelle Moczynski from Wisconsin caught this nice cobia this morning in Sarasota Bay near New Pass.  We were fishing for trout with pilchards and 10 lb spinning tackle when this fish surprised us.  She...

Summertime Sarasota snappers!

Summertime Sarasota snappers!

Mangrove snapper fishing has been very steady this summer on the deeper grass flats and in both Big Sarasota Pass and New Pass.  Live bait works well with pilchards and shrimp being the most...

Snook bite was good this morning on Siesta Key

Snook bite was good this morning on Siesta Key

Snook have begun their migration through the passes and back into the bays.  There are still plenty of fish at Point of Rocks and along all of the Siesta Key beaches.  On Sarasota fishing...

Great summer for speckled trout on Siesta key!

Great summer for speckled trout on Siesta key!

I have been a fishing guide in Sarasota, Florida since 1991 and I have a great Siesta Key fishing report.  This is one of the best seasons for speckled trout that I have seen...