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Estero Bay Report

Capt. Jon Fetter
April 20, 2017
Estero Bay - Saltwater Fishing Report

The fishing continues to be tough, but there are some options for anglers. The passes are holding seatrout, ladyfish, jacks, and spanish mackerel. Shrimp under popping corks or shrimp tipped jig heads will work fine. Drifting seems to produce the most action because anglers are covering more water. There are also some seatrout and ladyfish on the grass flats in 3-5 feet of water. Shrimp under popping corks is the best method. The redfish action has been really slow, but those who put in the time have been rewarded. Cut ladyfish is the best option although some have been caught on shrimp tipped jig heads.

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Catching The Cure is a Backcountry Spin and Fly Fishing Charter located in Ft. Myers Florida. Captain Jon has spent 30 years fishing with experience ranging from farm ponds in Ohio to bonefishing in the Abaco Islands of the Bahamas. He now calls Southwest Florida home where he hunts the flats and mangroves in search of monster snook, redfish, and tarpon. Captain Jon is the newest member of the Mako Boats Pro Staff and a Pro Staff memeber of Bass Pro Shops.

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Catching The Cure
17550 Stepping Stone Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33967
Phone: 239-229-4705
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