Weather was an issues last week as Tropical Storm Berry shirted the area, bringing some rain and wind. As it passed, fishing rebounded quickly. The Gulf of Mexico is churned up a bit, bringing dirty water in through the passes. The best fishing spots have been in north Sarasota Bay where the water is clearer. One great sign is the dramatic increase in speckled trout. The season is closed to harvest as they bounce back from last year’s red tide. Along with trout, anglers landed bluefish, jack crevalle, mangrove snapper, gag grouper, ladyfish, catfish, and other species. Bass Assassin jigs and Gulp Shrimp caught all of the fish. Stephen’s Pt. and Buttonwood were the top spots.
This Trip's Catch
Adventure Charters is a fishing charter business in Sarasota, Florida. We cater to anglers of all ages and experience levels. Families with children are welcome! Owned and operated by Captain Jim Klopfer, Adventure Charters is your full-service charter service! Customers come back again and again to experience the great Gulf of Mexico fishing action or […]