Quick Cast:
 Area Reports
 Find-a-Guide
 Forums
 Tides

Departments:
 Articles
 Books
 Clubs & Orgs.
 Fishing Reports
 Feedback
 Forums
 Fly Fishing
 Guides & Charters
 Links
 Photo Gallery
 Reef Locator
 Regulations
 Software
 Survey
 Tournaments
 Travel
 Weather
 Home

Administration:
 About Us
 Advertising
 Contact
 Privacy
 Terms of Use
 Web Development

They Are Here!

Capt. Scott Yetter
February 17, 2017
Big Pine Key - Saltwater Fishing Report

Over all weather has been warm this month... The few cold fronts we have had , have been brief and fairly mild. Water temperatures are in the mid 70s.. Large tarpon have started to move in to the early season spots..
Been finding schools of tarpon rolling on flat calm mornings.. Great to be fishing big tarpon again...Love being on the water this time of day..

Warmer temperatures on the flats are also good for bonefish, baby tarpon and permit.. Been finding schools of both on the right tides..

This is a good time of year for barracuda fishing too.. These fish are fun! But tough to catch on a fly... Best technique calls for a long cast beyond the laid up barracuda.. Tuck the rod under your arm and strip with both hands,, When the barracuda turns to look at the fly Strip Faster.. When he begins to move on the fly,, Strip as FAST as you can!

Big Pine Key Fishing Forecast:

In another couple of months the the tarpon migration will be in full swing.. Big schools of big tarpon will be cruising the flats..

I still have days available for tarpon season.. lets go fishing!

More Fishing Reports:

 

Specializing in fly and spin fishing for large fish in shallow water. Sight fish tarpon, permit, bonefish, redfish, cudas, and sharks in the crystal clear waters of the Florida Keys. Beginner to expert welcome.

Contact Info:

Sight Fish Charters
53 Treasure Chest Dr.
Cudjoe Key, FL 33042
Phone: 305-304-6132
Alt. Phone: 305-304-6132
Email the Captain
Visit his Web Site
Browse Photo Gallery
Display Find-a-Guide Listing


Copyright © 1997-2017, CyberAngler - All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy :: Terms of Use
For Questions and comments please use our Feedback Form
Back to the Top