Library Fishing Report Everglades national park

Everglades national park

From: 01/03/2018
To: 01/03/2018
Type of Water: Saltwater
Species: Tarpon, Snook - Robalo, Redfish, Black Drum, Spanish Mackerel, Cobia

Winter time fishing at its best

Capt. Alex Zapata
Flamingo - Saltwater Fishing Report

It is safe to say that we are in full winter time mode! About 2 weeks ago, we were greeted by the first substantial cold front of the season. Dropping the air and water temperatures in the low 60s for almost a week, this cold front triggered some great fishing in flamingo.

Days catching over 40 snook, 20 redfish along with loads of trout, sheepshead and black drum were the norm. These fish were mostly bitting on live shrimp, gulp shrimp, grub tails and buck-tail jigs.

I made a few trips deep into the backcountry and also found some big snook and redfish warming themselves up in the shallow mud during the middle of the day. That is a great a choice this time of the year if sight-fish View more...


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