Fishing Siesta Key Blog

fishing report August 8

Fishing Report August 8

My Sarasota fishing report August 8 includes some decent fishing on the deep grass flats in the middle of north Sarasota Bay.  Unfortunately, red tide moved into the area, shutting down both Big Sarasota...

August 1 fishing report

August 1 fishing report

August 1 fishing report for Sarasota and Siesta Key Speckled trout were the highlight of my August 1 fishing report for Sarasota and Siesta Key.  Speckled trout to 23" were landed by clients on...

Siesta Key fishing charter

Siesta Key Fishing Charter

Siesta Key Fishing Charter Capt Jim Klopfer offers a Siesta Key fishing charter to visiting anglers.  Sarasota Bay has many different species that please clients.  Novice and experienced anglers will have success using a...

snapper fishing Siesta Key flats

Snapper fishing Siesta Key flats

Clients snapper fishing Siesta Key flats on my fishing charters are starting to catch mangrove snapper.  These tasty saltwater panfish have been showing up in July the last several seasons.  Normally, snapper are targeted...

Siesta Key fishing charters

Big Sarasota river snook

Unseasonably warm weather has the water temperature above normal for mid-February, which may result in river fishing coming to an end shortly.  However, ther are still a few nice one around to thrill anglers. ...

Siesta Key sheepshead

Gulf Sheepshead fishing.

Calm winds and flats seas produced excellent conditions to bottom fish the artificial reefs off of Sarasota.  Clients on a Siesta Key fishing charter Gulf sheepshead fishing had great fun this morning.  They caught...