Flats Fishing

Flats fishing charters offered in Clearwater, Tarpon Springs and Tampa by Skinny Water Charters

Below is a list of all Skinny Water Charters articles and fishing reports related to Flats Fishing.
Snook, Redfish & more tips for Clearwater fishing in late July/ early August

Snook, Redfish & more tips for Clearwater fishing in late July/ early August

With the last 10 days of rain and wind with a low-pressure that built in the Southeast part of eastern U.S. has kept most charter boats off the water. By the weekend things are going to get back to afternoon showers and thunderstorms  which should get fishing back to...

read more
Clearwater Inshore Fishing Tips: Tarpon, Thredfin, Snook & Redfish bait of choice.

Clearwater Inshore Fishing Tips: Tarpon, Thredfin, Snook & Redfish bait of choice.

Tarpon fishing remains strong for the Clearwater and Tampa bay area. Tarpon have been ranging from 80 to 150lb with multiple bites, pinfish, thredfin and scaled sardines have been the bait of choice. We have been focusing on the last 2hr and first 2hrs of the tides in...

read more
Tarpon Fishing in Clearwater & Surrounding Areas Coming Back to Normal

Tarpon Fishing in Clearwater & Surrounding Areas Coming Back to Normal

The last two and a half weeks of rain and wind has kind of put a hold up on the tarpon fishing off the beaches. Now that we have a break in the weather and a new moon coming up in the next week tarpon fishing will get back to normal with lots of big schools off the...

read more
Tarpon are back in Clearwater, St. Pete & Tarpon Springs

Tarpon are back in Clearwater, St. Pete & Tarpon Springs

The tarpon have shown up in the Clearwater Beach backwater and passes from St. Petersburg to Tarpon Springs. These fish are just showing up. The best time to target these brawlers is on moving tides in the passes. For the back water the ponds will be easier to target...

read more
Fishing update for Clearwater & Tarpon Springs inshore areas

Fishing update for Clearwater & Tarpon Springs inshore areas

Now that it's been about 2 weeks since the arctic cold fronts, Redfish have finally started to feed. With extreme low water, the Reds have been tailing in potholes where the water is a few inches deeper. Live pinfish or grunts under a popping cork or soft plastic...

read more
Tarpon Springs / Clearwater Fishing Report

Tarpon Springs / Clearwater Fishing Report

Spotted Sea Trout remains the main target fish through-out February. The shallow grass flats from Clearwater north to Tarpon Springs have been abundant with Speckled Trout this month after the extreme cold fronts. My favorite artificial bait has been the saltwater...

read more
Inshore Fishing Report: Clearwater Area – Winter 2018

Inshore Fishing Report: Clearwater Area – Winter 2018

The effects of winter-like weather will dictate the quality of fishing for this month. This depends upon how many cold fronts are still in our future. When water temps creep down below 60 degrees, many fish along our coast will slow down their metabolism in order to...

read more
Book Now Leave Review