November Fishing Report for Vero Beach Florida
Wednesday, November 29, 2017


The fishing in the months of October and November were phenomenal in the Sebastian Inlet.k, and I was super busy with charters so it has been a while since my last post. As usual, the Fall snook fishing is incredible. It's been a couple weeks since the mullet have moved out and...

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The 2017 Mullet Run is in Full Effect
Monday, October 16, 2017


The 2017 Mullet run is still in full force and the fishing has been very consistent. Depending on what type of fish you would like to target there are certainly some options to choose from. We are catching plenty of slot size reds in the Indian River Lagoon and around Sebastian Inlet on...

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It's Snook Season Again!
Saturday, September 16, 2017


Well, we are all in one piece from hurricane Irma, and it’s time to get back out there. Snook season started September 1st, and the first 4 days the snook action was unbelievable in the Sebastian Inlet. They definitely felt the effects of the pressure from Irma and started feeding...

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Summertime Fishing in Sebastian Florida
Wednesday, August 9, 2017


It has definitely been a while since my last report. I was booked solid all through the month of July, so I haven't had a chance to update my report. The fishing has been pretty steady in and around the Sebastian Inlet this month. The snook are schooled up all through the inlet around...

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Tarpon Fishing Around Sebastian, Florida
Saturday, June 17, 2017


I had some diversity lately on my trips with clients that wanted to target particular species of fish. I recently had a couple contact me who had never caught a tarpon before, and it was on their bucket list. The couple from Massachusetts booked a fishing charter in February in the Keys...

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Trout Fishing Vero Beach and Sebastian Inlet
Saturday, May 27, 2017


Well, the 2017 22ft Pathfinder TRS is completely rigged now! I also had the new Garmin echo maps with the 9 inch screen installed, and I must say I'm glad to have my eyes back. With my last couple of charters, the Garmin has made catching bait much easier. This month, I have bounced...

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May Fishing Report for Sebastian and Fort...
Thursday, May 25, 2017


So far this month, the fishing in and around the Sebastian Inlet has been tough. I am not saying that we are not catching fish, but this is not the area that I focus on this time of year. By the way, if you are wondering what the guests are catching on my recent charters, daily activity...

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Snook Fishing in April
Tuesday, April 18, 2017


The Snook fishing is red hot right now in the central east coast of Florida from Melbourne to Sebastian down to Vero beach. We had our share of windy conditions this month, so I have been bouncing around fishing from Sebastian Inlet down to the flats in Vero. On the calmest days I will...

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March Report for Sebastian Inlet and Fort...
Friday, March 31, 2017


The fishing is very hot right now at Sebastian Inlet! The Snook are stacked up all though the inlet this entire month. They are feeding on greenies, croakers, and live handpicked shrimp on both the incoming and outgoing tides. We are hooking a lot of oversized redfish drifting live...

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Fishing windy days at the Sebastian Inlet
Saturday, March 25, 2017


I had the privilege to fish with two awesome lady anglers, Sylvia and Olivia. We fished one of the windiest days this year so far! We headed toward the backwaters around the Sebastian Inlet area to seek shelter from the wind and go fishing for trout, redfish, and snook. With the windy...

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Fishing on a 2017 22 Foot Pathfinder TRS Bay...
Monday, March 6, 2017


Well it is March and like usual the forecast is calling for some very windy days. The wind has been blowing consistently between 15 to 25mph out of the north east with gusts up to 35mph. The fishing is good; it just depends on which fish you want to target. I am excited to say that I...

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February Central East Coast Florida Fishing...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017


The snook fishing is going off right now! We have had plenty of double digit days in the snook category with plenty of keepers in the mix. The good thing is, snook are in season and make great for a fish fry. If you are looking for big numbers and lots of action the blues, jacks...

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January Snook Bite
Saturday, February 4, 2017


January is over, and the fishing was unbelievable this month throughout the central east coast region. The snook are still biting in the Sebastian Inlet, as well as the bigger reds on the outgoing tide. The pompano fishing is good now, all the way through early March, along with jacks...

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Great day on the water in Vero Beach, Florida
Monday, January 2, 2017


First, I want to say Happy New Year to everyone! Last week, I was invited by Captain Eric of Indian River Fishing Charters and Captain Larry Walter of O'fishly Hooked Charters to help guide on a 3-boat charter in Vero Beach, Florida. We chartered a family of 9 and every one of them was...

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2016 Vero Beach and Sebastian Fishing Report
Tuesday, December 27, 2016


For the 2016 year, the snook fishing in the Sebastian Inlet has been the best I have seen in years! This year, I claimed more double digit days fishing for snook and reds than I can count. With the north winds coming in and the temperature dropping, the fishing has been a little...

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November Fishing Report
Wednesday, November 23, 2016


November is here and it is time to book a fishing charter on the flats around Vero Beach, Florida! With the colder temperatures setting in, the Reds, Snook, and Trout are schooling up on the flats. Fishing the flats on the Indian River Lagoon is outstanding right now because the water...

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Slack Tide Event
Thursday, October 27, 2016


Tuesday, September 20 was a pretty eventful day! I drove down the Treasure Coast to Jensen Beach, Florida to attend the annual Slack Tide captains’ event sponsored by Costa sunglasses, along with Hells Bay boats, G Loomis and, Captains for Clean Water. There were 194 captains from...

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October 2016 Fishing Report
Monday, October 24, 2016


This month on the central east coast of Florida the weather has been a roller coaster. After Hurricane Matthew, the winds have increased and the water levels have risen! With all of the changes in the weather the pattern the fish patterns have changed along with it. The snook and...

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September Fishing Report
Friday, September 30, 2016


Today the redfish bite was on. I took a gentleman named Jason Zonnevylle out early this morning on the Indian River Lagoon. Jason said he had never caught a redfish before and it was on his bucket list. So we went out and got a couple dozen prime baits and headed nearby the Sebastian...

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The epic mullet run is on!
Thursday, September 8, 2016


Well, I must say in all of the years I've been guiding in Sebastian and Vero Beach, FL, my favorite time is during the biggest run of the year which is in September. There are thousands of baitfish throughout the Indian River Lagoon and Sebastian Inlet. Predatory fish such as tarpon...

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August Fishing Report
Saturday, August 27, 2016


August is over and like always, it has been phenomenal fishing around the inlets and beaches in Sebastian and Vero Beach, FL. This month I have had the pleasure of taking my guests out chasing tarpon up and down the beaches. If you have never landed an adult sized tarpon you are missing...

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July Fishing Report
Sunday, July 31, 2016


July is here and the fishing is phenomenal! Starting in Sebastian FL, the snook bite is as good as it gets. Early in the morning, we have been pitching live shrimp around docks and mangroves, and then later, moving into the inlet drifting live mullet! The docks and the inlet both have...

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June Fishing Report
Thursday, June 30, 2016


June is here, and if you’re looking for non-stop snook action now is the time to book a fishing charter! The flats all around Sebastian and Vero Beach, FL are producing good numbers right now. My charters this week have included catching quantities of snook in the double digits from...

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Summer is Upon Us
Friday, June 10, 2016


Temperatures are rising along with brutal humidity here in Florida. A change in your fishing routine may be necessary to beat the heat and find the fish. During summer months, we recommend our anglers to go out in the early dawn hours, early evening or at night to avoid the heat. The...

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Local Activities
Friday, June 10, 2016


There’s a lot of cool places to check out whether you are visiting the Space Coast area, Melbourne, Vero Beach or Sebastian. Here are a few of the local’s favorite places. Enjoy hiking and birding? The breath taking St. Sebastian River Preserve, is considered one of the top...

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Cuisine Enjoyed by the Locals
Friday, June 10, 2016


Looking to enjoy the areas nightlife and dining out? Here are a few of the top eateries in the area, a few of the restaurants below will have live entertainment. Enjoy delicious cuisine along the Indian River Lagoon. In Sebastian: Captain Hiram’s Restaurant and Sandbar, Mo-Bay Grill...

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Hook and Land the Silver King
Friday, June 10, 2016


For starters, pay attention to their behavior, at certain times, usually early in the day, you can find Tarpon laid up on the surface and not moving much. The Tarpon will usually eat when they are exhibiting this behavior if they are not scared. If you see Tarpon that seem to be moving...

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May Fishing Report
Tuesday, May 31, 2016


May is here, and the water temperature is warming up which makes the conditions outstanding for fishing. Tarpon are running all through the creeks and rivers from Sebastian, south to Fort Pierce. The bite has been red hot from the early morning into late afternoon. Most of the tarpon...

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Springtime fishing is on!
Friday, April 1, 2016


April is here and it’s a great time to book a fishing charter, but make sure you book the trip in advance because it is one of our busiest months. It’s snook season right now, and this time of year quality numbers of snook are around. This month the water temperature will start...

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Solid Day of Fishing
Friday, March 25, 2016


We had had solid day fishing Sebastian today. Started off with some Jacks and blues action then we got into the Snook and Reds! We landed Four reds all over 40 inches and three or four slot snook!

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Very Consistant
Thursday, March 24, 2016


The fishing has been very consistent in both the shallows and the deeper waters during the right tide! Most of our fish have been caught from live bait. We are catching plenty of snook, over-sized redfish, bluefish, and jacks. The Sebastian Inlet's full of life. Book a fishing trip in...

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Good day to be on the water
Wednesday, March 23, 2016


Had a great fishing trip in Vero Beach FL where there was plenty of life. We started off with a couple of 6lb trout along with 3 slot redfish on light tackle in the morning! We fished the Vero beach flats early. As the water warmed up, we went to deeper water where we hooked up with...

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