Fishing Blog

Top 10 Fish Species in Florida

Posted by Capt. Tony Fontana on September 26, 2016 in Fishing Tips

For anglers who love going out and catching the biggest fish they can find, one of the best places to go is to Florida. There are many game fish in this state that fishermen enjoy catching. Below you will find the top ten fish in Florida. Tarpon – This fish is one that’s prized for

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Summer Fishing in Naples, Florida

Posted by admin on July 19, 2016 in Fishing Tips

Summer here in Southwest Florida one word comes to mind, hot. The hot air temperatures also rise the water temperatures which make the fish most active in the mornings and the evenings. For our Naples fishing charter to be productive a early start is key. Snook, tarpon and mangrove snapper are our typical summertime targets.

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May Fishing Charter report

Posted by admin on June 13, 2016 in Naples Fishing Report

May is a fantastic month to fish in Naples. My primary focus is on Tarpon during this month but there’s also many other game fish to pursue. There are Snook on the beaches and sea trout and mangrove snapper on almost every piece of structure both inshore and offshore. I’ve had some great Charters lately

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Naples Fishing Charter Update – From Captain Tony

Posted by admin on April 19, 2016 in Naples Fishing Report No Comments

Southwest Florida offers many different varieties of fishing depending on the time of year. As a local Naples Fishing Charter, it’s known at certain times we have great tarpon fishing, snook and redfish in the backcountry, grouper and snapper offshore, and a large variety of different pelagic species that inhabit the gulf. Since Southwest Florida

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Big Snook in Naples

Posted by admin on March 30, 2016 in Naples Fishing Report

  March has offered some great opportunities for snook. Snook is one of the most sought after species we target in Naples. They readily take live bait, which I catch each morning before our charter. They can be found on mangrove shorelines, docks, passes and along the beach. Snook are a blast to fish for.

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Fall fishing outlook

Posted by admin on October 18, 2015 in Naples Fishing Report

Fall is upon us in Naples, Florida. The days are shortening and the air and water temperatures are steadily dropping. The changing conditions trigger massive baitfish migrations and closely behind the baitfish is a wide variety of hungry predators. On recent fishing charters I have easily found live pilchards for bait. Pilchards are generally easy

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Techniques used in fishing

Posted by admin on September 28, 2015 in Naples Fishing Report No Comments

There are endless techniques used in fishing. Knowing just a few tips and tricks can make a frustrating day on the water into a productive one. The very first thing I suggest you learn is how to acquire live bait. Live bait can make finicky fish bite and catching larger fish more routine on my

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