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Capt. Josh Fritz 352-345-9304       Hernando Beach FL 

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Fishing Report

Posted by Capt. Josh on August 28, 2019 at 7:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Hernando Beach Fishing Report...

 

Fishing is great along the Nature Coast of Florida, we are seeing the large schools of red fish showing up along the shallow flats from hudson to chassahowitzka. The reds are holding on the outer islands and mangrove shorelines on the outside edges, look for mullet schools and take your tine moving the boat slowly looking for red fish. Live pilchards and live pin fish are the best bait to use right now. I like to use a 25-30 pound lea...

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August Report

Posted by Capt. Josh on July 31, 2019 at 5:55 PM Comments comments (1)

August Fishing Report Hernando Beach FL

 

 

Dog days of summer is here and man it is HOT out side, red fish will start schooling up on the outer islands and mangrove shorelines. Mid incoming tide or a high outgoing is the best time to target red fish along with snook. Live pilchards rigged with a 1/0-2/0 circle hook and a 30 pound leader is all you need. Look for mullet schools the red fish will hang around with the mullet and feed on what the mullet s...

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Scallop Season / Fishing Report

Posted by Capt. Josh on June 24, 2019 at 3:55 PM Comments comments (0)

July is here and it’s scalloping time. July 1st to September 24th limit is two gallons hole scallops per person not more the 10 gallons per boat. Make sure the divers down flag is flying when swimmers are in the water.

 

Finding scallops is easy just get on a grass flat in 4-8 feet of water, slack low tide is the easiest time for all ages when the tide is moving it can get hard for some people so looking at the tide chart before your trip can make your day a lot ...

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Tarpon Time

Posted by Capt. Josh on May 12, 2019 at 12:05 AM Comments comments (2)

Hernando Beach Fishing Report.

 

Fishing is epic right now along our flats and near shore areas. Red fish and snook are eating everything we put in front of them, live pilchards and pin fish are the bait of choice right now. Mid incoming or high outgoing tide has produced the best action with reds and snook. Target them on the outside points and islands find areas that has a good current flow and mullet schools. Cobia are all over the place from shallow flats to nearsho...

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Spring Fishing Action

Posted by Capt. Josh on April 15, 2019 at 3:50 PM Comments comments (2)

Its Spring Time in Hernando County Florida. The weather is great and the fishing is even better, right now we have a wide verioty of game fish to target. Trout are holding in 3-5 feet of water on grass flats and rock piles live pilchards for bait or a white little jon rigged with a 1/8 ounce jig head is a great search bait. Red fish are schooled up in big numbers on the outer points and islands live pilchards or pin fish for best action, snook are also holding in the same areas. Cobia are her...

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