Tagged: Siesta Key fishing report

Fishing patterns change for Siesta Key and Sarasota anglers

Fishing patterns change for Siesta Key and Sarasota anglers

Severe cold fronts have drastically changed the fishing in Sarasota since New Years Day.  Water temperatures dropped twenty degrees, down to near 50 degrees!  The deep flats are just too cold and the water...

Fast fishing action to end the year on Siesta Key

Fast fishing action to end the year on Siesta Key

Holidays mean family fishing for clients booking Siesta Key fishing charters with me.  The best bet for bending the rods and catching fish is to drift the grass beds in 6' to 10' of...

Hot weather and hot fishing on Siesta Key fishing charters

Hot weather and hot fishing on Siesta Key fishing charters

Summer is still here, despite what the calendar states.  "Feels like" temperatures are still over 100 degrees and the water temperature this morning was 86 degrees.  But despite that, fishing remains good in Sarasota...

Good Siesta Key fishing before Hurricane Irma

Good Siesta Key fishing before Hurricane Irma

I have a brief Siesta Key fishing report.  Igot out several days this week to find good action on the deep grass flats.  The areas north of New Pass, the Middlegrounds, Bishop's Pt., and...

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 bounced back quickly after Tropical Storm Emily

Fishing bounced back quickly after Tropical Storm Emily

Tropical Storm Emily built up quickly but also blew through the area just as fast.  We received some wind and rain, shutting down fishing for a couple of days.  But, conditions settled down soon...

Summer snook fishing in Sarasota!

Summer snook fishing in Sarasota!

Candice headed out on Sarasota Bay on a Sunday afternoon with her step-father to do a little tubing, a little fishing, and enjoy the afternoon on the water. The tide was running out hard...

Deep grass flats producing in Sarasota Bay

Deep grass flats producing in Sarasota Bay

Fishing was very good once again this week.  Clients on Siesta Key fishing charters has fast action on a variety of species using live bait.  The technique was to load up on live bait...

Excellent fishing continues in Sarasota with a lot of surface action!

Excellent fishing continues in Sarasota with a lot of surface action!

The excellent fishing contines on the deep grass flats in Sarasota Bay from Marker #5 just north of Siesta Key up to Buttonwood Harbor.  The key continued to be the abundance of baitfish schools...

Great fishing on Siesta Key!

Great fishing on Siesta Key!

Fishing has been fantastic the last few days as the weather finally settled down and the water cleared up.  Baitfish are plentiful on many of the flats, especially those near the passes just noth...

Good speckled trout fishing on Siesta Key

Good speckled trout fishing on Siesta Key

Weather has finally stabilized and the water clearing and we are experiencing normal summer patterns.  That means east winds in the morning and thunderstorms in the afternoon.  Clients on fishing charters in Sarasota have...

Fly fishing produces in Siesta Key

Fly fishing produces in Siesta Key

Winds were light and conditions were good for clients on Sarasota fly fishing charters this week.  The middlegrounds was the top spot but Marker #5 also produced some fish.  Speckled trout, bluefish, jacks, and...

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...

Good fishing in Siesta Key

Good fishing in Siesta Key

It has been very warm here on Siesta Key, in Sarasota, Florida, along with steady winds around 15 knots.  Getting out on the water early and being done before lunch time has been crucial...

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...