GUIDED KAYAK FISHING TRIPS

Monday, June 4, 2012

June = Very Good Fishing


June, transition time to even better fishing here in the western Everglades. The snook are here in numbers, tons of mid size fish with some oversize (over slot) fish mixed in, that is if you know where to look and when to fish for them. Early morning to mid-day are about the best option for kayak fishing while it's a bit cooler. Afternoon to evening kayak fishing will be tough for the next few months with the very warm temps and humidity along with the daily rain storms that will begin any day now. I go real early, preferably before sunrise and work topwater plugs looking for the explosion when the big snook attack.


Along with with many snook around the redfish are following suit and even though most of the fish are cookie cutter size males, 20 to 24" they seem to be very aggressive even with some warmer water temperatures hitting topwaters, jigs with soft plastics, and small swim baits. It's been a blast catching them on light spinning tackle and on the fly. I've also managed to catch a few sight fishing for them recently.  There is a smorgasbord of other fish around right now and depending again on where, when and how your fishing there are trout, black drum, black tips, and flounder in the bay and backcountry areas. Tarpon, permit, cobia, and triple tail in some of the passes and offshore.


Blooming Royal Poinceiana AKA The "Snook" Tree




3 comments:

  1. Hi,


    Recently I came across some great articles on your site. The other day, I was discussing (http://www.kayakfishingtheeverglades.com/2012/06/june-very-good-fishing.html ) with my colleagues and they suggested I submit an article of my own. Your site is just perfect for what I have written! Would it be ok to submit the article? It is free of charge, of course!

    Let me know what you think
    Contact me at john26anderson@gmail.com

    Regards,
    John Anderson

    ReplyDelete
  2. Traveling across the everglades is a wonderful experience that more people need to do. Relaxing in a boat with a fishing pole sounds even better.

    ReplyDelete
  3. Be that as it may, on the off chance that you've just known about it and don't realize what it is, then you might ponder what precisely it is and how you angle in a kayak. guidancesports.com Baitcasting Reel

    ReplyDelete