Thursday, May 29, 2014
Islamorada Fishing Report
The word is out that the Dolphins and starting to show out here in Islamorada. Some schoolys and some bigger fish have been report from the Offshore Captains at the Post Card Inn at the Holiday Isle.
On the backcountry side of Islamorada the tarpon slowed down for the holiday weekend but the ones the boat traffic slowed down the silver king started to pick back up. Capt mike Vanessia out of Bud and Mary's Marina has been catching big tarpon almost every late afternoon. Using live mullet and crabs has been the bait if choice.
Well that's what is going in the way I see it. This Captain Ted Benbow of www.skinsandfinscharters.com asking you to "keep it in the shallow grass"
Monday, May 26, 2014
The bigger redfish are starting to show upon the shallow water flats for Islamorada in the Florida Keys.
The tarpon bite has still been strong early morning on the flats and late afternoon by the bridges. The bait of choice is small crabs under a float.
That's what's been going on this week the way I see it. This is Captain Ted Benbow of www.skinsandfinscharters.com asking you to "keep it in the shallow grass"
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
This is the fishing report of the father and son team of captain Ted and Donnie Benbow, www.skinsandfinscharters.com
We cover the gin clear shallow water of the Florida Keys, Islamorada, Key Largo and the Everglades National park.
Tarpon: The sunset live bait tarpon trips have started of very good this season and should continue throught the summer. Live mullet and crabs have work very well and it the wind picks up or on a tide change you can also put a fresh dead mullet on the bottem.
Flats fishing: for the angler that likes to hunt for fish, the bonefish has started to pick up. Also on the flats it's redfish, snook, small tarpon, permit and sharks.
Offshore/reefs: With the warmer waters the dolphin is good and will only get better through the summer months.
Backcountry: out in the Everglades it big Sharks, sea trout. Sound the mangrove Islands we are catching snook, Resfish and black drum.
We that's what going on the way we see it. What to give it a try? Call us at 3053930363 . Till the this is Capt Ted asking to " Keep it in the shallow grass"
Monday, May 12, 2014
Islamorada fishing report
Captain Donnie Benbow of
Treated his angler to a great bite of snook on the flats of the Florida Keys. Throwing the DOA Air head in the pearl white color proved to do the trick. Also going on this week has been large tarpon caught on live and dead mullet and crabs.
Sunday, May 11, 2014
Captain Chris Jones treated his Angler to a Islamorada Slam this week here in the shallow water flats of the Florida Keys. Catching Permit, bonefish and tarpon all in the same trip. The flats of Islamorada is a fishing destination for many shallow water and flats anglers to try there luck at the Islamorada grand slam and Chris Jones is one of the tops fishing guides that specialize in doing so.
Friday, May 9, 2014
Florida Keys Fishing guide Jared Raskob guides his angler Sam Kaufman to his biggest tarpon on fly to date 154 lbs. The epic Silver King was caught off the waters of Islamorada. Jared Raskob is a young local Guide that has quickly through tournament wins has propelled him self to one of the top fly fishing guides in Islamorada. Teamed up with one of Islamorada's top fly anglers in Sam Kaufman, watch for great things to come from these two great fisherman in the days to come.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
What do you do went you in Islamorada and it's blowing over 24 mph? You go shark fishing. We caught over 26 shark is on light tackle today on a half days trip.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Captain Donnie Benbow of " Skins and Fins Charters" along with his dad Captain Ted Benbow just finished up 3 days of filming tarpon fishing for the TV fishing show on NBC sports "