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Catching Sweaty Fish
Catching Sweaty Fish
Thu, Jul 9, 2015 at 10:13AM by Captain Ray Markham

While the heat of summer continues to produce some sweltering days that cause sweat to soak your shirt, we’ve... Read More


Fly Fishing, Or Why Fight City Hall
Fly Fishing, Or Why Fight City Hall
Wed, Jun 24, 2015 at 10:52AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

Help! Here comes another would-be fly fisherman. Of the forms of sport angling, “Angling with the Fly”,... Read More


Tarpon, Sea Trout, and Snook: It Doesn't Get Much Better
Tarpon, Sea Trout, and Snook: It Doesn't Get Much Better
Mon, May 11, 2015 at 9:15AM by Captain Rich Knox

Absolute Florida Flats Fishing guide, Capt. Rich Knox of Anclote Village Marina, reports excellent Snook... Read More


Analysis of Decade of Lightning Strike Insurance Claims and What It Means
Analysis of Decade of Lightning Strike Insurance Claims and What It Means
Sat, Mar 21, 2015 at 10:26AM by BoatUS

The odds of getting struck by lightning are about one in a million. But if you own a boat, the odds of it... Read More


Proposal to Remove or Transfer Ownership of Aids to Navigation in Everglades National Park
Proposal to Remove or Transfer Ownership of Aids to Navigation in Everglades National Park
Mon, Sep 15, 2014 at 2:46PM by CCA

The USCG is asking for public comment related the removal of channel markers from Coot Bay to Little Shark... Read More


It's That Time OF Year... Hurricane season
It's That Time OF Year... Hurricane season
Wed, Jun 11, 2014 at 9:07AM by BoatUS

What can you do to increase the odds of your boat surviving a hurricane? Quite a bit, actually.

After... Read More


Quick Hot & Cold Extremes  Can Lead to Lukewarm Fishing
Quick Hot & Cold Extremes Can Lead to Lukewarm Fishing
Sat, Feb 22, 2014 at 9:12AM by Captain Ray Markham

The past few weeks the Suncoast weather has been crazy. Coming off one of the warmest winter starts that... Read More


Many are cold but few are frozen
Many are cold but few are frozen
Fri, Jan 24, 2014 at 4:25PM by The Snook Cowboy

Florida can’t seem to make its mind up this year: Sunny paradise or cloudy cold place that feels like... Read More


Fall For Fishing
Fall For Fishing
Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 9:05AM by Captain Ray Markham

I love this time of year for fishing. Fall fishing can be some of the most explosive fishing of the year,... Read More


What's Sup?
What's Sup?
Thu, Aug 22, 2013 at 1:41PM by John Paeno

This is one of the questions I get a lot. To clear things up, SUP represents “Stand Up Paddleboard”... Read More


Quest For A Good Towing Vehicle
Quest For A Good Towing Vehicle
Mon, Feb 18, 2013 at 5:18PM by Eric Sharp

“Honey, I bought a kitchen floor,” my wife announced after a successful garage-sale foray on... Read More


Mobile Apps For Boaters
Mobile Apps For Boaters
Sat, Feb 16, 2013 at 9:15AM by Eric Sharp

We live in an age when a kayak can have better navigation and communications gear than an aircraft carrier... Read More


The Bite In The Bay: Let's Go Fishing In December
The Bite In The Bay: Let's Go Fishing In December
Mon, Nov 26, 2012 at 3:57PM by Captain Woody Gore

Tampa Bay is Florida’s largest open-water estuary, covering 400 square miles, with a watershed more... Read More


Stay Flexible During Fall/Winter Yo-Yo Weather
Stay Flexible During Fall/Winter Yo-Yo Weather
Mon, Nov 19, 2012 at 5:06PM by Captain Ray Markham

Over the past month, the weather has changed from hot to cold, calm to windy, and back and forth all over... Read More


Fall Changes Pick Up The Fishing Pace
Fall Changes Pick Up The Fishing Pace
Thu, Oct 4, 2012 at 10:26AM by Captain Ray Markham

Sometimes very subtle changes in the atmosphere create big changes on the fishing front. Fish feel the cooler,... Read More


East Coast and West Coast Fishing's a Match
East Coast and West Coast Fishing's a Match
Mon, Jun 18, 2012 at 3:02PM by Captain Ray Markham

For the past couple of weeks, I’ve fished both coasts of Central Florida. Last week you would have... Read More


Whether The Weather
Whether The Weather
Mon, Jun 11, 2012 at 6:29PM by Mel The Guide

Welcome, y’all, to Sunny South West Florida. Well, maybe not so sunny. It’s hot, muggy,... Read More


Hot Bite Sparked By The Week's Soggy Ending
Hot Bite Sparked By The Week's Soggy Ending
Wed, Jun 6, 2012 at 4:41PM by Captain Ray Markham

Mostly good steady action could describe much of this past week’s fishing with the exception of Friday’s... Read More


Fish Get The Holiday Blahs Too
Fish Get The Holiday Blahs Too
Tue, May 29, 2012 at 2:25PM by Captain Ray Markham

Holiday weeks make for tough fishing sometimes, due to the excess boating traffic. Memorial Day weekend is... Read More


Summer Time in Pine Island Sound
Summer Time in Pine Island Sound
Mon, May 14, 2012 at 12:29PM by The Snook Cowboy

The summer temperatures are here to stay and the fishing is just as hot!! Pine Island sound has been mentioned... Read More