Tampa Bay remains free of the Red Tide. As it has been all summer, patches of Red Tide remain well to the south of Tampa Bay and have not pushed further north. We are on the water almost every day and haven’t seen any indications of Red Tide making its way into the Bay. Baitfish…Details
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The Tampa Bay area includes Tampa, St. Petersburg and Clearwater, Florida and is the year-round home to one of the best inshore and deep-sea fishing destinations in the country. The 3,190-acre Weedon Island preserve on the west side of Tampa Bay is an aquatic upland ecosystem supporting a diverse population of bird rookeries and animals. It also happens to be the spawning grounds for many of the fish found in Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.
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St. Petersburg offers some incredible Redfish Fishing in the next couple of months in the waters of Tampa Bay. We can target Redfish year around in Tampa Bay with September and October being two of my favorite months to fish for the big over slot Redfish on the shallow flats of Tampa Bay. These fish…Details
The Inshore Fishing in Tampa Bay has been great the past few weeks. We have been targeting a variety of different species on our inshore fishing charters in Saint Petersburg. The Redfish have started showing up in decent numbers on the flats. Snook fishing remains excellent in the early morning and evening. We have also…Details
Tuna Tuesday! The offshore fishing bite in the Gulf of Mexico remains very hot with a lot of different species to target. We have seen many pelagic species coming in close to shore the past few weeks catching tuna, cobia and small mahi mahi around the artificial reefs and areas of hard bottom. The Mangrove…Details
Summer time Snook Fishing is one of my favorite species to target along the beaches of Saint Petersburg. These fish are in their summer spawning cycle for the next few months and offer some great action on light tackle. We have been catching them on live baits in the passes and along the beaches of…Details
Flag Friday! The offshore fishing out of Saint Petersburg has been outstanding lately. We have been catching good numbers of Grouper, Snapper, African Pompano and Blackfin Tuna. The inshore fishing in Tampa Bay and the surrounding beaches has also been excellent. The Spanish Mackerel have invaded Tampa Bay in large quantities offering some great action…Details
YACHTFISH Costa Rica is now offering summertime specials for the fishing trip of a lifetime! Whether you are looking for a trophy Roosterfish inshore or want to target Blue Marlin and Tuna at the fads offshore, YACHTFISH has you covered. Book your trip today! #YACHTFISH #costarica #lossuenos #summertime #vacations #bucketlist #sportfishing #dreams #lifestyle #marlin #roosterfish…Details
On a recent Deep Sea Fishing trip out of Tampa, Captain Matt Douglas with YACHTFISH Fishing Charters had to drop the first bait down to test out the first spot. After we set anchor and began to chum up our spot we were greeted by a variety of pelagic species under the boat. We had…Details
YACHTFISH provides Fishing Charters in all of the best Sportfishing destinations around the world. One of YACHTFISH’s team members, Scotty Gramling, released a beautiful Spearfish off of the Hopetown light in the Abacos this past week. While the conditions were a bit sporty to say the least, the crew aboard the Mobster out of Saint…Details
The Deep Sea Fishing out of Saint Petersburg has been great! On recent trips we have been targeting: Grouper, Mangrove Snapper, Kingfish, Tuna and Amberjack. They have been in depths from 30-100 feet of water over hard bottom, ledges and wrecks. The Grouper and Snapper have been eating dead sardines while the Kingfish and Tuna…Details
The Snook fishing in Tampa has been outstanding the past few weeks with YACHTFISH Fishing Charters. The Snook spawn has began along the Gulf Coast of Florida and in Tampa Bay. It will run through the end of the Summer. When catching these big breeder Snook make sure to be very gentle releasing them as…Details
The smoker King Mackerel have shown up in big numbers in Tampa Bay! YACHTFISH Charters out of Saint Petersburg has been targeting these fish for the past couple weeks gearing up for the big King Mackerel Tournament this weekend! The King of the Beach fishing tournament is one of the largest Kingfish Tournament in the…Details