zz06 Myakka

 El-Jo bean pier-  

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Fishin Frank & Robert   01/06/18------- Pretty good on Snapper and Sheep head

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/15/18------- Lots of Trout moving in, Possible 24 inchers
Sheep head getting steady on the catch. red fish near the west side.
Fishin Frank , Robert & Capt. Karl   01/19/18------ Trout possible keepers,
Some reds by the sea wall    

 Fishin Frank , Robert & Capt. Karl   01/27/18------ Fishing is getting better here
Trout on the incoming tide , thisis the place for whiting on peices of shrimp, and there is big sheep head here
Some snook biting.

 

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/13/17--------  Snook fishing at night is real good,
The Black drum and Trout maybe a sheep head or two, Day time ok full moon is the key to the night fishing

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/06/17-------- Ranting and raving how many Snook there are here
Night fishing is best but all day they are finding Snook, Paddle tails and bomber.

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/23/17--------Snook fishing at night is good you can find your Snook dinner,
A larger swim bait walked along the edge of the pier is best bet for your keeper.
Trout fishhing just before dark is good as well. Possible Tarpon there as well.
Snapper and some Sheep head fishing during the day is good.

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/29/17-------- Snook at night, but not really many reports, strange no reports

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/07/17-------- Best at night for Snook just a bunch of Snook being caught.
A lot of Tarpon here evening and night time. The big Trout show up at night.

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/21/17--------Night time at the pier is very good Tarpon,
Snook and the sharks are getting thicker, a few sheep head.

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/28/17-------  -  night ime snook and Tarpon fishing is very good
and there is Big Trout 20" plus but this is a night time thing.

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/04/17--------  Not many reports, some Trout and that said
ther eis some good Jacks when they come through it is a riot of fishing.
tarpon fishing at night is very good
Fishin Frank & Robert   05/13/17--------  The night bite is real good, Snook tarpon
and or Cobia, Paddle tails and or the live Target, the storm swim bait is doing good

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/20/17--------  Snook fishing C&R is ok . Big chunk bait for big fish.
Tarpon , Snook. Possible big Trout

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/26/17--------   night time is good but again one night great next night
not so much. The Snapper are getting larger, Decent Bite on Snook and Reds the reds are a by catch
Shrimp seems to the bait and paddle tails are the lures

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/17/17-------- A lot of bait Possible thread fins
seen from the bridge, Jacks and Tarpon around the bridge night and an hour beofre or after
Fishin Frank & Robert   06/23/17-------- A little quiet possible construction From the sea walls
jacks and possible Tarpon some bull sharks.
Fishin Frank & Robert   06/30/17------- pretty good fishing from the sea walls, They are rebuilding the pier
so you can not get on it,
But the jacks and snappers are loving all the stuff getting displaced from the consturtion,
Jacks , Tarpon, Black drum and sand bream all in good numbers

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/18/16----- The river is pretty good lots of Tarpon and the lady fish and
trout at least a few Trout. Lots of slot snook, here and some Snappers the full moon has the night time
going crazy with fish biting

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/24/16-----

 


Fishin Frank & Robert   09/13/16----- A little quite some Snook should be great but
a bit slow, hope to change quick

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/22/16----- night time is good for snook and there is some nice Snapper
tthe tarpon are here at night, more under the bridge but the river is pretty much full of them

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/28/16-----  Tarpon around the bridge on and off all day,
Some Snapper and a off chance at a sheep head, big sheep head. Just after sun set for the Snook.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/13/16----- A little quite some Snook should be great but
a bit slow, hope to change quick

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/22/16----- night time is good for snook and there is some nice Snapper
tthe tarpon are here at night, more under the bridge but the river is pretty much full of them

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/28/16-----  Tarpon around the bridge on and off all day,
Some Snapper and a off chance at a sheep head, big sheep head. Just after sun set for the Snook.

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/08/16-----Snook bite been good
tarpon and a few big Trout, thre black drum day or night is slow but steady
Big Gar fish. 
Fishin Frank & Robert   08/15/16-----  Pretty good early or late, day time is ok , but better at night
Some Sharks and Tarpon at night, Sheep head are biting but many but good size when they bite

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/22/16----- Been very good at night and the SNook are biting
Black drum and snapper, during the day and the Tarpon is a day light thing

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/29/16-----  night fishing in this cooler weather is real good
Tarpon, Snook, the Snapper fishing is bad but the ones you do catch are nice size

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/29/16----- Lady fish as fun and for Bait, and Snook at night

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/06/17-------- repairs to the pier
Fishin Frank & Robert   07/15/17-------- still close for repairs
thre is some Tarpon and jacks if you can get to the sea wall, even a possible Cobia or two
some drag wrecking big Jacks.

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/21/17-------- Still closed you can maybe get to the sea wall
Some Tarpon and the snook fishing is pretty good

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/29/17-------- Closed to end of August, from a boat
there is good fishing, Snook and tarpon even some big Snapper, and Possible Trout
Red fish at least some at the base of the piliings

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/04/17-------- the pier closed
Snapper under the bridges and black drum of all sizes< Big snook at night

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/11/17-------- Not much the repairs are still on going
The boats under the bridge, are catching Snapper, Black drum and there is a lot of Tarpon
The Snook fishing is getting better by the day.

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/18/17--------  still closed

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/25/17-------- Still closed but around the bridge the Tarpon and Jacks
are thick there is also some good Snapper fishing.

 

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Fishin Frank & Robert   09/01/17-------- It is open for Snook season and They are catching snook
and Tarpon here,  

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/15/17-------- River at flood but some Tarpon showing early in the morning

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/23/17-------- up the river there is some tarpon in the 100 pound range
top water lures, and the Snook fishing at the pier is good and there is possible Snapper or Mayans

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/29/17-------- Some Snook a few slot fish, lots of Mayan's and the red fish are just starting to show up.
The is some larger tarpon just up river form here.  

 

October

 

 

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Fishin Frank & Robert   10/14/17--------Night fishing is ok for Snook, More shorts but some slot fish
and some Tarpon and Trout. Flounder are here but you will have to move the bait slowly across the bottom  

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/20/17-------- Night fishing is ok for Snook, with out going tide at night the better option,
Some Larger Trout caught here at night or early morning .

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/27/17-------- A lot of Snook some over size. Some nice Trout caught here.
and a couple of sheep head.

 

 

 

 

November

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Fishin Frank & Robert   11/04/17-------- Night fishin fro slot snook is doing well
Reports of Trout 22 inches , Tarpon early in the morning

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/11/17-------- Picking up trout getting a bit bigger.
Night fishing for Snook is doing well, Swim baits for the snook or bigger shrimp
Some tarpon still hitting here.  

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/23/17-------- Snook fishing is getting better with swim baits the day time bite is ok
better n the incoming. Snapper fishing and possible Sheep head, 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/23/15----- Tarpon and Sharks , holding and feeding near the mouth of the river
It is the Lady fish and Spanish mackerel that is keeping them here, so a lot of different types of fish to
catch here, at El-Jo there is Trout and Snappers with some good Snook fishing after dark

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/13/15----- Tarpon in the River and there is also some Cobia,
El-jo has good Snook fishing right now. Up in the cut off, there are quite a few Red fish, and Some decent
Trout fishing near the mouth

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/30/15----- The cut off has lots of Reds and some Snook
The Pompano on the river side of Hg island are doing better
At el-jo the day time has snapper and some Sheep head the big snook and Tarpon both come
out to play after dark

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/14/16----- Sheep head are hitting more each day, good Snapper fishing
some Trout and the Snook , lots of small, but plenty of slot Snook to be caught and Yes some Over size
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/08/16----- getting better the Snook catching is good with the 6 inch paddle tails
A few sheep head, This is the time of year Billy says is some of the best fishing.

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/21/16----- Robert says the Snook and Trout are doing well better in the night time
a couple sheep head. Capt Karl says the night time snook is real good, it is the lights where the snook are big storm paddle tails

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/29/16----- the better place to find your slot Snook before the end of season
a school of jacks are passing by the pier, and the sharks are also passing by. hit or miss
A few guys have seen Cobia but no hook up that we know of.

December

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Fishin Frank & Robert   12/02/17------- Day time is good for Trout and maybe Sheep head,
Possible Trout and mangroves, the night time Snook bite is really good and season is closed  

 Fishin Frank & Robert   12/08/17------Trout and Tarpon early in the morning
and Snook fishing is great since season closed, Sheep head fishing getting better
jacks anothere decnt chance of catching. -

Fishin Frank & Robert   12/29/17------- Some trout on the in-coming tide noticeably larger than the out going
Sheep head doing well and snook fishing out of season but still fun to catch 

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   12/13/16-----  Snook at night are still hitting doing ok
Some more sheep head are starting to hit well.

Fishin Frank & Robert   12/22/16--------  mixed reports of sheep head and Trout
maybe some big Snook or a couple of Tarpon

Fishin Frank & Robert   12/28/16-------- Night time some snook and there is a good chance of
larger Snapper. Sheep head are getting started, Bow fishing for sheep head is becoming a thing.

 

 

 Myakka River ...
  El-Jo bean pier-
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/18/16----- The river is pretty good lots of Tarpon and the lady fish and
trout at least a few Trout. Lots of slot snook, here and some Snappers the full moon has the night time
going crazy with fish biting

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/24/16-----

 


Fishin Frank & Robert   09/13/16----- A little quite some Snook should be great but
a bit slow, hope to change quick

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/22/16----- night time is good for snook and there is some nice Snapper
tthe tarpon are here at night, more under the bridge but the river is pretty much full of them

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/28/16-----  Tarpon around the bridge on and off all day,
Some Snapper and a off chance at a sheep head, big sheep head. Just after sun set for the Snook.
 

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/08/16-----Snook bite been good
tarpon and a few big Trout, thre black drum day or night is slow but steady
Big Gar fish. 
Fishin Frank & Robert   08/15/16-----  Pretty good early or late, day time is ok , but better at night
Some Sharks and Tarpon at night, Sheep head are biting but many but good size when they bite

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/22/16----- Been very good at night and the SNook are biting
Black drum and snapper, during the day and the Tarpon is a day light thing

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/29/16-----  night fishing in this cooler weather is real good
Tarpon, Snook, the Snapper fishing is bad but the ones you do catch are nice size

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/29/16----- Lady fish as fun and for Bait, and Snook at night

 Myakka cutoff-
 Cattle dock      Tippy Canoe bay 
 
Locks S.G.C.       14 foot hole
   El-Jo Bean Ramp

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/18/16----- Hog island Red fish and Snook
The 14 hole has been holding fish

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/24/16-----

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/13/16-----A lot of Red fish and a lot of Snook, They are poppin under the bushes
in the cut-off

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/22/16----- rocky creek has red fish, and over the shor ine to the cut off
at the mouth of the cut off has some Trout and the Snook fishing is good, but mostly smaller Snook

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/28/16-----  Upper cut off for Snook and decent red fish schools.
Shrimp is the bait, maybe small spoons,
Cattle dock and the locks entrance have a school which is at one or the other places
The Tarpon in the river is on and the lady fish have showed up here, and that is the key to hook up
on the tarpon.

 

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/08/16-----  The cut off has some Reds mostly smaller with some big
Snook and a couple of jacks.
Cattle dock has a few Reds, but hit or miss worth
Tarpon and a couple sharks are the mouth by the 14 hole,
Lady fish on the scum lines.

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/15/16-----  Hog island has reds on the out side of the island.
some Sharks and Lady fish on the eastern side, This is what the Tarpon are chaseing

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/22/16----- Snook in the canals the 14 ft hole has Cobia and or Tarpom
the cut off has good red fish fishin in the very early hours.
Some Trout

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/29/16-----  Slow in the cut off Smaller Snook and Reds
the mouth of the river has some Tarpon look for the scum lines in the water


 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/04/16----- Mouth of the river Tarpon and shark fishing is doing good
up by the cut off there is some red fish.
Fishin Frank & Robert   07/18/16----- Snapper and Snook, there is quite a few black drum,
Tarpon in the sun set hours.
Snook at the north end of the cut off,

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/29/16----- In the Cut -off there is Snook, at the mouths of the creek
and the narrows / S curves there is cat fish or Red fish

Tippy Canoe bay has,The wateris black and there are herds of Jacks hitting the Acme Spoons
cut up a small jack and the Bull sharks as well as 14 inch plus Snapper

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/10/17-------- Sheep head is steady , the Trout are just getting started here
a few Snappers. Not large numbers of fish here but they are larger fish, nice size Sheep head and snappers

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/19/17--------  From the pier there is some sheep head, look close to sea wall
Larger Trout at sun set, you can hear the black drum at night but hard to get to eat.

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/30/17-------- Sheep head is doing ok on the bite,
The

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/13/17--------  A lot of Trout and Snapper, and there is some really big Sheep head
Later in the day is the best, the night time is not as good as late afternoon.