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The Down-Low and the Okeechobee Run-off
The Down-Low and the Okeechobee Run-off
Thu, Feb 25, 2016 at 9:30AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

You can always trust the weatherman or the high-end snowbirds. Condition down along the Southwest coast are... Read More


Sheepie Savvy, Across The Board
Sheepie Savvy, Across The Board
Tue, Feb 16, 2016 at 9:07AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

We’ve been through a cold snap that is typical of strong El Niño cycles. You’ve gotta... Read More


Cold Water, Hot Bite; Sheperd Those Sheepies
Cold Water, Hot Bite; Sheperd Those Sheepies
Tue, Feb 2, 2016 at 9:14AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

Get out your #6 circle hooks, split shot and 20lb. fluorocarbon leader material, and a thermos of hot tea... Read More


Winterover Bite; It's Better Than Alright!
Winterover Bite; It's Better Than Alright!
Mon, Jan 25, 2016 at 9:36AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

The anglers needs to modify their approach, gear down, slow down, and dress up. I don't know about yo,... Read More


Fishing's Good Inside, Outside, All Around The Sound
Fishing's Good Inside, Outside, All Around The Sound
Fri, Jan 15, 2016 at 9:42AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

Offshore: You still had to have a suitable vessel to venture off the beach but the bigger... Read More


Good New Year's Fishing
Good New Year's Fishing
Tue, Jan 5, 2016 at 9:00AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

Offshore: Smoker kings, reds, snook, pompano, Spanish, plenty ofsnapper. Goliaths... Read More


Good Easy Fishing in SW Florida
Good Easy Fishing in SW Florida
Wed, Dec 16, 2015 at 9:30AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

Crews reported tons of Spanish and some kings at 3–9 miles out. We hooked up a few kings in the passes... Read More


The Redfish Rodeo Ramps Up
The Redfish Rodeo Ramps Up
Mon, Dec 7, 2015 at 9:26AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

Inshore: My crews took advantage of the breaks in the weather and got rewarded with the... Read More


Get A Grip!: 3-Blade vs 4-Blade Props
Get A Grip!: 3-Blade vs 4-Blade Props
Fri, Nov 27, 2015 at 2:16PM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

More Opinions from the Rock of Ages: never being one to avoid a “Barney”, here’s another... Read More


Determine the True Draft of Your Hull for Shallow-Water Running
Determine the True Draft of Your Hull for Shallow-Water Running
Wed, Nov 25, 2015 at 10:33AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

Every boat manufacturer in Florida will give you an estimated figure on your skiff without motor, fuel, add-on... Read More


Take a Little Time, Take a Little Bait, Bring Back a Lot of Fish
Take a Little Time, Take a Little Bait, Bring Back a Lot of Fish
Wed, Nov 11, 2015 at 9:26AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

Offshore: Good stuff reported this week with fair weather letting crews run the deeper marks. Scads of red... Read More


Tripletailing: Playing the Pot Lickers
Tripletailing: Playing the Pot Lickers
Mon, Nov 9, 2015 at 9:13AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

Among my entire favorite angling activities, sightfishing for tripletail has to be right up there with the... Read More


Backbay Hot Bite
Backbay Hot Bite
Wed, Nov 4, 2015 at 9:13AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

It’s the right time of year! There’s a mess a whitebaits in EsteroBay for a change, good... Read More


The Ding Darling: A Gift from Mother Nature
The Ding Darling: A Gift from Mother Nature
Wed, Oct 21, 2015 at 10:01AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

One of the nation’s best known and beloved wildlife refuges has all the components of a great outdoor... Read More


Gearing Up for the Redfish Rodeo
Gearing Up for the Redfish Rodeo
Tue, Oct 20, 2015 at 11:08AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

As an addendum to the latest southwest Florida fishing report, here are some helpful, I hope, suggestions... Read More


Cooler, Dryer, Good Fishing
Cooler, Dryer, Good Fishing
Mon, Oct 19, 2015 at 8:38AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

Offshore: It's a good time to tour the marks at 3–15 miles out, good weather... Read More


Fish In Low Gear; Patience Is a Virtue
Fish In Low Gear; Patience Is a Virtue
Fri, Oct 9, 2015 at 11:11AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

Inshore: Weather was a tad iffy much of the week but it's clearing up nicely. We still have to contend... Read More


Spinning a Yarn, True! True!
Spinning a Yarn, True! True!
Thu, Oct 8, 2015 at 12:54PM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

It doesn’t take genius to realize that the brown water influx into the bays and saturated feeder creeks... Read More


Good Numbers of Slot Redfish in San Carlos Bay
Good Numbers of Slot Redfish in San Carlos Bay
Fri, Oct 2, 2015 at 9:27AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

Inshore: Redfish rodeos are starting but a bit slow where big fish are concerned. My crews boiled some slot... Read More


Redfish: Top of the Pops in Pine Island Sound
Redfish: Top of the Pops in Pine Island Sound
Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 8:43AM by Captain Ron Kowalyk

The redfish are on a pre-fall chow down; crews reported good action throughout the region, especially in... Read More