Redfish Schooling on New Moon - Redfish will be schooling around the new moon. Fish the mangroves and oyster bars on the higher tides. Variety of live baits work at this time of year. Gold spoons and soft plastic jigs provide a good artificial alternative. Snook have been active ar more... Capt. Tom Chaya - Anna Maria
Aug 13, 2013 - Fishing Report - Snook have been in better numbers around the passes and structure. During the heat of the summer they will bite the best in early morning or at night. Large shrimp, pinfish or large shiners are the best baits. Reds have been roaming around the mang more... Capt. Tom Chaya - Anna Maria
2013-07-01 7:58 AM
Fishing Update - July 1, 2013 - Fishing Report - Happy Independence Day!
Fishing was best in the cooler early morning or late evening. Trout were hitting shiners throughout the bays in 4-8 feet over grass. Reds and snook were more active on the strong out going t more... Capt. Tom Chaya - Anna Maria
Kingfish Showing off Anna Maria - Kingfish are showing in good numbers off Anna Maria. After an excellent spring on big schools of redfish, trout, and snook, we are now focusing on hot kingfish action. Their migration has been a bit later due to a very cool March. Most of the better more... Capt. Tom Chaya - Anna Maria
2013-04-22 10:12 AM
April Fishing - Fantastic! - Backwater action was fantastic this month - large snook, redfish and trout hitting on live bait in the backwaters.
Joey Aucoin and Skip Fonda showing two lunkers caught and released last week.
Kings and mackeral making a showing offshore.
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