Monthly Archive: February 2017

Siesta Key sheepshead continue to please clients

Siesta Key sheepshead continue to please clients

The sheepshead fishing continues to be very steady in and around Big Sarasota Pass along the north end of Siesta Key and around the docks along Bird Key.  Jeff Mock from Lakeland, FL drove...

Sheepshead Fishing hot in Siesta Key

Sheepshead Fishing hot in Siesta Key

The shhepshead bite remains strong in Big Sarasota Pass on the north end of Siesta Key.  These striped saltwater panfish readily take a fresh or frozen shrimp, fight hard, and taste great.  The water...

Sheepshead bite remains strong on Siesta Key

Sheepshead bite remains strong on Siesta Key

The outstanding bottom fishing continues in Big Sarasota Pass and surrounding docks and structure.  Jay Lalley from Chicago, his wife Peg, and daughter Mary experienced virtually non-stop action using shrimp this morning.  Tides were...

Hot bite in Sarasota before the front

Hot bite in Sarasota before the front

Fishing was very good on today as a pretty severe front was forecast to move through the next day.  Fish generally sense the impending change and go on the feed, and today was no...

Sheepshead showing up in Sarasota

Sheepshead showing up in Sarasota

It looks like the winter/early spring run of spawning sheepshead has beun in Sarasota.  Big Pass, which is at the north end of Siesta Key, has deep water, good current flow, and loads of...