Fishing Reports

Clearwater & Tampa Bay Area Fishing Reports

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...

Spring Backwater Fishing for Snook & More with Charter Captain. Lahr

Spring Backwater Fishing for Snook & More with Charter Captain. Lahr

Weather is heating up, and fishing is getting even hotter. With the influx of bait that has recently shown up like scaled sardines, shed and threadfin herring, fishing is definitely on the upswing. Snook season is open. Spanish Mackerel are showing up in good numbers...

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...

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...