Category: Siesta Key Fishing Report

Visiting anglers can get a current Siesta Key fishing report to see what is biting in Sarasota, Florida

Mangrove snapper are plentiful on fishing charters!

Mangrove snapper are plentiful on fishing charters!

The mangrove snapper migration is in full swing in Sarasota Bay.  Snapper school up as they preapre to migrate out on the bays and into the Gulf of Mexico, and the feed heavily as...

Fishing resumes in Sarasota after storm

Fishing resumes in Sarasota after storm

We experienced a lot of rain and wind this week on Siesta Key in Sarasota, Florida as a tropical system moved through.  I was able to get out this morning after several days off...

Storm slows Siesta Key fishing

Storm slows Siesta Key fishing

A severe front moved through Sarasota and Siesta Key mid-week, shutting down fishing for a couple of days.  I got back out on Friday to find the water fairly churned up, which was not...

Decent fishing on Siesta Key

Decent fishing on Siesta Key

Action has been steady in Sarasota and Siesta Key the last week or so, despite fairly breezy conditions.  Snook fishing has been the highlight, hitting plugs and live shrimp around docks and mangrove shorelines...

Fishing rebounded in Sarasota

Fishing rebounded in Sarasota

Here is my latest Siesta Key fishing report.  Fishing bounced back quickly on Siesta Key, after a recent front.  Strong winds churned the water up a tad, but the fish did not seem to...

Great fishing off Siesta Key beaches!

Great fishing off Siesta Key beaches!

I have a great Siesta Key fishing report this week!  Conditions were perfect last week for the bite to go off in the Gulf of Mexico just off of the Siesta Key and SArasota...

Fast fishing in Big Sarasota Pass!

Fast fishing in Big Sarasota Pass!

I have a good Siesta Key fishing report this week.  Long time clients Rich Reis, his daughter Angie, and brother-in-law Hank DeYoung had a great morning of fishing in Big Sarasota Pass.  We started...

Gag grouper pleasing Siesta Key anglers

Gag grouper pleasing Siesta Key anglers

We have a different Siesta Key fishing report this week.  For whatever reason, Sarasota Bay is full of juvenile gag grouper from hand sized up to 20".  These bottom dwelers are being caught on...

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...