Category Archives: Glacier Bay

Lesa, first offshore fishing trip

I took Jeff and Lesa offshore in search of Mahi. They are from Wisconsin and while Jeff has fished with me before Lesa had never been offshore fishing. We could not have picked a better day. Sunny with light breezes … Continue reading

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Last week of 2011 – Serious Fun

I haven’t put much up here this week but we’ve been seriously busy having fun.  Rather than repost it all here are the links to what the last week in December has been like for us here in our little … Continue reading

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Dec 23rd – Christmas Mahi

The radio was buzzing about a color change at the reef and Mahi being caught along the edge.  We Left the dock at 11, bounced our way out in kind of sloppy seas, set up and shortly had three Dolphin … Continue reading

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Day Before Thanksgiving – Both Kinds of Dolphin !

The day before Thanksgiving was a beautiful day here in the Keys.  Light warm breezes, clear blue skies and flat seas called.  We loaded up the boat and headed offshore to do what we do down here; spend time on … Continue reading

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Backcountry fishing on a perfect October day

Left the dock around 9 am with Sparse Grey and Bugsy. After gathering some pilchards and pinfish we headed North into the back country. Almost as soon as we cut the engine I hooked a nice speckled trout that made … Continue reading

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Susan gives her Captain a Snapper Fishing Lesson

I’ve spent the last few weeks under water chasing lobsters so yesterday Susan made the call to spend some time above water. We loaded up the boat with ice, bait and gear and headed out to the reef in search … Continue reading

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More Lobster!

Yesterday was the opening day of the regular Spiny Lobster season here in Florida. It will run until May of next year. There were a lot of boats here for opening day but not like the frantic hoards of people … Continue reading

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Dolphin fishing had been slow and I had not been out fishing for them for a few weeks. We went diving on Monday and Tuesday and as we were coming in the canal both days there were guys cleaning Mahi. … Continue reading

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Lobster time again – 2011 Florida Mini-Season

Wednesday and Thursday of last week was the Florida Mini-Lobster season. This two day special season gives the general public a chance to snorkel and dive to harvest Spiny Lobsters for two day before the commercial lobster fishermen put out … Continue reading

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7-15 Full Moon Snapper Fishing

The late spring/early summer full moons have Mutton and Mangrove Snapper congregating in large schools on the reef line. Fishermen also congregate in large numbers during the full moon nights targeting these snappers. So, with the July moon 99% full … Continue reading

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