zz09 west wall

 

West wall.  
Blow down creek.
 Muddy Bay   
Oyster Creek.  

January

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Fishin Frank & Robert   01/06/18------- Lots of fish on the wall, hard to get to with the shallow tides
if you can get in to a creek, fish with shrimp, Tons of Trout Red fish, snook, sheep head.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/15/18------- Trout on hte out side of the bar, with some reds up by the mangroves
not so much under the mangroves, If you can get into the creek thee is a lot of fish but so shallow hard to get in.

Fishin Frank , Robert & Capt. Karl   01/19/18------ Very shallow so not much reports, out side the bar ther is Trout
if you can get into the creeks "if" sheep head and red fish are thick there and there is quite a few pompano
on the south end of the bar.    - 

Fishin Frank , Robert & Capt. Karl   01/27/18------Red fish and Trout with a bunch of sheep head in hte creeks
Most of the fishing is at the mouth or just inside of the creek, watch out this shore line is in hte teeth of the east winds

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/10/17-------- Lots of good fish on the low tide
get in as close as you can to the shore, and cast to the trees,
Lot sof Trout on the south end

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/19/17-------- 

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/30/17-------- The red fish are under theover hanging branches and in the creek mouths
The are some Snook and the Trout on top of the bar and just out side , There are a few bonnet sharks

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--01/22/15-------  Lot sof scatterd Reds under the bushes
If the tide is lower as it is most of the time, right now, the ditch/trough along in front of
the mangorves is where the red ifsh are laying up. So if you dont like casting under the
branches, I would fish the west side you can cast 6 feet in front of the mangorves
and still catch Red fish

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--01/13/15------- Red ifsh all over the wall
as normal look for creek mouths for some of the best numbers of reds
Pompano and Trout are right on top of the bar.
Just out side the sharks smaller one, are here pretty steady

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/04/16----- Along the trees are tons of smaller reds the larger ones
seem to be be back in the creeks,
Out on the bar, pompano and Cobia, and a few Trout can be caught

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/13/16----- The red fish are thicker under the bushes and more slot fish
but there still is a lot of smaller reds here as well.
Pompano and Trout are on top of the bar.

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/26/16----- This is one of the better places to find your Red fish
and the trout are out on the bar. Watch the wind but if you can safely get here the fishing is good right now

 

 

February

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/13/17-------- Red fish and Snook all up and down the wall,
Out on the bar and just out side, Cobia, Trout and Pompano.
The is a bunch of pin-fish. The pins will really attack your bait so be prepared

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--02/23/15------ Tons of Red fish in the crreks
and The Snook are scattered al along the shore line, you have to work harder
to find the Snook. but worth the effort.
For The reds stay way back and cast into the opeing of the creeks,

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--02/09/15------- Red fish are up in the Creeks,
Trout on the open flat between the mangroves and the sand bar.
The Pompano few though they be have been near the southern end
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--02/02/15-------Trout and Pompano on the bar
THe sharks mostyly bonnet are right off the bar, back under the mangrove the reds
are holding in the creeks. the are Some snook here but not a lot but a fun surprise
when working the trees for Red fish

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/03/16----- Been Red fish on the southern half and the Trout are
On toip of the bar not great number but here in spite of the fresh water.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/08/16---- Red fish in the creeks, and the wierd thing is there Trout Fsihing
is good over there, I would have bet against it, but they don't seem to mind the fresh water
Which is a good thing as the Red tide can not live in the Harbor now as there is too much fresh water up here
north of cape haze

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/15/16---- Some Trout and red fish on the south half
The Snook and Red fish on the north end in Trout creek are doing well

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/24/16---- Red fish along the southern half
Up farther north the Cobia are working the bar, and The Trout are fairly thick

 

March

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/06/17-------- Hard to fish because of the wind, but if you can make it
Cobia and Trout on the bar,
 The Snook and red fish are thick under the mangroves or i the trough right in front of these trees

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/13/17--------  Lots of red fish scattered more bigger schools as you get south
The reds are out on the flats not so much under the mangroves,
The SNook are thick in the creek mouths. Pompano on the bar out side Trout creek.

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/23/17--------Lot sof reds and a lot of Snook,
watch for the tides if the water is within a few inches of the branches the Fish are under the trees
If it is a bit lower they are just out infront of them so stay back and cast up to the branches,
then work your bait out from there fishing the trough which gose about 10 feet from the mangroves.

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/29/17-------- Lots of Red fish, mostly by the trees,
But even more the the trough, Lots of Bonnet head sharks, Shovel nose if your friends are here<
sounds better than bonnet. The Pompano and some Trout out on the bar.
Bunches of Snook along the wall, scattered but groups of 2 or more Snook is what we are hearing.

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/30/15------ Lot of Snook, a few Red fish
 Bith seem  to be not under the trees but just out form them. the ditch along in front of
 the mangroves is wher they have been laying so dont get too close, stay back and cast in
The Cobia are crusing the bars, and there is some Trout on the flats.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/22/15------ Red fish seem to be the story
In the mouths of the creeks and just under a big green leafy bush. good fishing
here along the wall, also some Black drum and sheep head. with you never know what
all in the same spot. What ever had been going on this last week has seen a turn around
in the fishing.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/09/15------- The Red fish and Snook are both here
in good numbers. The fish are right up under the bushes, the Reds are still hitting shrimp
and a few Snook, but whtie bait seems to be the ticket as the water gets warmer.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/02/15------- The west wall is a mix of good and bad
the Red are here and lots of them but they are either bunched up are just one lonley fish
hard to tell. which you have so if you get one, keep fishing there a while, once one hits
it can take a while for the other ones to bite.
There are some Trout out on the flat and on top of the bar.
The murky water on this side of the harbor make it easier to catch fish here as you can be closer

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/30/15------ Lot of Snook, a few Red fish
 Bith seem  to be not under the trees but just out form them. the ditch along in front of
 the mangroves is wher they have been laying so don't get too close, stay back and cast in
The Cobia are crusing the bars, and there is some Trout on the flats.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/22/15------ Red fish seem to be the story
In the mouths of the creeks and just under a big green leafy bush. good fishing
here along the wall, also some Black drum and sheep head. with you never know what
all in the same spot. What ever had been going on this last week has seen a turn around
in the fishing.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/09/15------- The Red fish and Snook are both here
in good numbers. The fish are right up under the bushes, the Reds are still hitting shrimp
and a few Snook, but whtie bait seems to be the ticket as the water gets warmer.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/02/15------- The west wall is a mix of good and bad
the Red are here and lots of them but they are either bunched up are just one lonley fish
hard to tell. which you have so if you get one, keep fishing there a while, once one hits
it can take a while for the other ones to bite.
There are some Trout out on the flat and on top of the bar.
The murky water on this side of the harbor make it easier to catch fish here as you can be closer

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/01/16---- Cobia on the bar they are working from Cape haze up towards the mayakka
The Trout seem tpo be more on the lower half of the wall,
Snook at the South end doing better under the mangroves, as you get to trout crrek the is
some monster sheep head and a couple not many but they are huge Snook, over size feeding in the
afternoon here in Trout creek

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/16/16---- Red fish, Snook, Red fish, snook, red fish, Snook
Ok they are bith here and they are hanging out side by side, the fresh water has slowed down
and the Snook and reds have moved in

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/24/16----Red fish heaven right now, but they are finicky feeding.

White bait, or shrimp, or Pin fish or cut bait good luck with these fish, you see a school of
30 reds and then try to figure out how to get them to eat.
The Snook are slowy moving down the wall from the rivers and the creek are loaded up with them.
 

 

April

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/07/17-------- Snook by the tons and the Red fish are thick here
Pin fish are the bait for the slot Snook, more Snook to be caught on white bait but most are under slot

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/21/17-------- Lots of Snook on the south end, Redd more to the North trout crrek area
Cobia running the bar.

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/28/17------- Hit or miss as one person gets tons of red fish, and the next one nothing
Trout and Cobia out on the bar.... The Snook are moving down the wall on the way to the gulf to spawn.
The wat is so clear you have have to sit way back and just be still like a hole in the water - 

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/13/15------ Out isde the bar the Cobia and Tarpon are the
southern half still strong. the Northern half has a bunch of smaller Reds fish up by the mangroves.
The Snook are moving south along the wall, trying to get to the islands.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/07/15------:Lots and Lots of Big Snook moving down the wall
The Snook fishing here is some of the best you will find. There are some red fish along the wall
But not much size to them. On the bar or just out side there is Pompano, Sharks and Tarpon

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/27/15------Not the best fishing of the year here on the west
wall, but there are Red fish and Snook both here in good fishable numbers, finding them and getting
them to eat another story, Have white bait, Pin fish, shrimp, and the kitchen sink, as the is no
pattern as to whwt they want to eat.

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/06/16---- Good fishing on this side with the Trout on top of the bar to just inside
The creeks all have Snook and there is reds laying up right with them.
still very fresh but the fish don't seem to mind
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/16/16----Snook and red fish are absolutely thick on the west wall.
Big Snook going from one creek to the next as they move down harbor

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/29/16--- Snook thick all along the wall, some great Snook fishing
there are some reds here, just be happy with a few.
Out on the Bar, Tarpon ,,Cobia, Trout, Pompano.

 

May

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/04/17--------  Lots of fish plenty of Snook and Red fish here
Some Trout on the bar, Spanish mackerel are on the flat between the bar and the trees.
Also there is a bunch of sharks
Fishin Frank & Robert   05/13/17--------  The creeks have whiting, shrimp on a jig head,
Goods eating size whiting.
along the wall there is a bunch of Snook better on the south end
For the reds use shrimp or crabs, stay well back from the trees.
lot sof sharks on the sand bar

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/20/17-------- out side or just inside the bar Cobia, on the out side of the bar
watch for manatees or sting rays the Cobia and or Tarpon will be with them  
Half way point to the south there is Snook and some Red fish, The reds seem to be way back under the trees

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/26/17--------  Doing very good on reds scattered all over, move and then move
you will find them, The flounder are great from the bar to the trees.
Gulp shrimp light color or Nuc chicken

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--05/25/15------ The south end has some Red fish
Shrimp has been the best bait, but as you go north the white bait starts working better
Snook and jacks are thicker here, The pompano are out on the bar.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--05/15/15------ Some Scattered Red fish and Snook
up under the mangroves, Cobia and Trout out by the bar or on top of the bar

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/09/16-----Lots of Snook under the mangroves,
There is a bunch of red fish but more scattered along.
Out on the bar the cobia and Tarpon out in 6 foot of water,. Lots of Sharks as you get sout

 

June

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/17/17-------- Red fish is hit or miss, High tides under the mangroves
There is much more Snook and they will eat, for the reds dead bait, but for the Snook it is about
Live pin fish on a jig head.

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/23/17-------- The south end has better red fish and there is quite a few snook
If you drift and cast there is some good Trout fishing on the bar.
Bonnet sharks and some black tip, possible Spanish. some thread fins here

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/30/17-------  Red fish down on the southern half,
Some Trout on the flats larger Trout on tiny pin fish, the DOA cals, worked slow hopping
 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/24/15------ Southern part of the wall has a lot of Red Fish
scattered under the mangroves water moving in or out of the creeks is key to finding larger schools of Reds
the Snook are more onesy twoesy along the wall, not bunched as much.
Cobia and a few nice size Trout. best bet is to see them before you stop and fish.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/15/15------ Mostly a hod hoge of Snook and some Red fish
under the mangrove, The Trout and Spanish are out on the bar,
Some Cobia just out side the bar.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/08/15------ This is a better place for red fish,
under the trees or in the mouth of the creeks, cut bait or shrimp woring well.
If I was fishing the mouth of a creek I would want white bait, but for casting under the magrove
it is a shrimp thing

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/02/15------ This is a red fish spot,
but you need Shrimp for that, If it is Snook your after you will need whtie bait
Some Cobia on the outside of the bar.

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/09/16----- Lots of Red fish, scattered up and down the wall
The is a bunch of Snook on the west side, better numbers as you get south
The Trout like the red fish are showing up in better numbers/ ok weird enough

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/20/16----- very south end there is more reds, but the Snook have worked
their way up the wall, and are in almost every creek.

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/27/16----- Lots of red fish better on the south half.
pompano on top of the bar, Snook in most of the creeks

 

 

July

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Fishin Frank & Robert   07/06/17-------- Most of the fish are on the south end,
Red fish under the bushes and in the creeks, watch for manatees the cobia are following them
Trout fishing on the flats is pretty good

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/15/17--------  From the towers south there is larger Tarpon and some big sharks
and on the inside there is red fish and even more Snook, Pompano on the bar it's self
Lady fish bunches of them on the bar or just out side,


Fishin Frank & Robert   07/21/17-------- Radio tower south there is some Lady fish with tarpon chaseing them and the
Sharks are there as well, this is in 6 foot of water out side the bar.
Behind the bar there is Red fish under the mangrove.  

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/29/17--------  Red fish on the north end as the trees are in much better shape
and the fish are under the mangroves. Lots of Snook and Lots of red fish
Tarpon and lady fish, in very good numbers on the bar
Big Trout out side the bar,/. Big Story is the Pompano on banana Jigs Larger Pompano


Fishin Frank & Robert's report--07/28/15------ Red fish and Snook are both here
The best live or dead bait is shrimp and Pin fish.
Often the pin fish need to be cut in half to owrk

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--07/15/15------Red fish are holding where ever you find water moving
the Cobia are crusing the sand bar 4 feet f water during the day, hunting for Cobia on the bar

is good right right

ishin Frank & Robert's report--07/06/15-----Red ifs under the bushes
Snook are starting to do well here as welll.
The Cobia Sharks out on the bar is a really good bet right now

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/04/16----- Lots of red fish here on the west wall
a hand ful of Trout out on the bar, Snook in the creek and scattered along the mangroves

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/18/16----- lot a Red fish on the wall, look for moving water.
Pin fish and crabs are number one type of bait.

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/29/16----- Smaller Red in the creek and tons of Snook
in or out of the creek, Big Snook up in the creek,
 

 

August

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/04/17-------- Lots of reds on the south half , Blue crabs are the best baits
cut the crabs in half, over size reds and slot fish, Some pompano and sharks more smaller sharks
Lady fish on the out side, possible small tarpon on the bar.
Some Spanish mackerel on the out side of the bar

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/11/17-------- Really good on the south half, from under the mangroves
in the trough in front of the trees, and is a ok all day but better on the first part of the out-going tide
Out-side to just in-side a lot of Tarpon. watch for lady fish, the Tarpon are chasing them

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/18/17-------- The south half has a bunch of Red fish, A bunch under the magroves""
They are a few moving north.    The Tarpon smaller ones are just in side the bar,
the big Tarpon are chasing bait on the out side of the bar in 6 foot of water

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/25/17-------- Tarpon are moving down the west wall, they start moving down
8:30 in the morning, The Tarpon are right against the mangroves out to the bar, White bait
is the bait of choice, if the sun is not too bright, top waters, or Karl says split tail white jerk baits/flukes


ishin Frank & Robert   08/24/15-----Lot of Tarpon right out from the bar,
I think they spooked out al of the other fish, Hungry Tarpon have that effect on smaller fish.
Troll a bait buster along in about 6 feet of water. maybe a hogy white or brown color

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/12/15------ Not much lotsof fresh water, a couple reds

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/08/16-----  Red fish are thick under the bushes.
Cut crab is the key, lures you want to use a little john, very slow jigging, very slow
Little john soft plastic with a rock port head

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/15/16----- Southern part radio tower has lots of Red fish.
Snook are all along the wall, but better at the north end,

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/22/16----- if you can get to the mangroves lots of Reds
The Snook fishing is good, hopeing for Cobia on the bar

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/29/16-----  Red fish all along the shore line
abd some Pompano not many but good sign.

 

Sept

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/01/17-------- Scattered snook more under slot but a lot of snook
and quite a few sheep head under the mangroves, A bunch of red fish smaller groups
You will find Tarpon but not if you look for them, just fish and them sha-zam a Tarpon will roll next to the boat

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/15/17-------- Lots of fish on the west wall the Snook and tarpon are both hitting
The red fish are under the mangroves. Paddle tail soft plastic. The Tarpon are out on the inside of the bar

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/23/17-------- Lots of red fish, shrimp was the key tot he hits, And a bunch of Snook
under the mangroves and the Tarpon are just top of the bar.

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/29/17-------- A lot of Snook under the mangroves and There is plenty of Red fish here as well
Paddle tails on a jig head is the key to the fish here. There is quite a few Tarpon here and some over 100 pounds
watch out for the manatees 

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/15/15------ A little quiet, red ifsh doing better on the south end
there are some Snook scattered along the wall, I think the fresh water is finally slowing down
the west wall. or it could be they are just taking a break, and it will be back on, next week

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/07/15------ Lots of red fish here under the mangroves
and Snook are staring to move into some of the creeks

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/13/16-----  Red fish under the mangroves,
Snook in the creek.

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/22/16----- Scattered Red fish and Snook,
the reds are getting thicker, there is a school of reds working the shorline,
They are more on the flat not under the mangroves, keep a close eye 20 feet from the trees

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/28/16-----   doing good on Snook or red fish, both are trying to hold at the mouth
of the creeks, but work the shor line. On the bar on open flat there is a good chance of Pompano

 

October

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Fishin Frank & Robert   10/14/17------- Lots of Snook and Red fish under the bushes
Reds could be more out by the bar. Shrimp as far live bait  and top water lures in the moring
Trout fishing is good as far as numbers But smaller in size.

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/20/17-------- With the east winds sorry no reports too rough.

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/27/17-------- Too much wind for any reports, it should be great
but if you one is fishing there are there still fish there?

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/27/15----- Red ifsh is the big deal here, Red all along the shore line
Snook are thick as well, tail hook a Shrimp and cast it under the trees, then if you dont get hit
pull it out about 6 feet in front of the mangroves and let it sit again.

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/19/15----- Snook in the creek and just under the mangroves
in general. Red fish in decent number as well. Some Trout starting to hit on the bar

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/09/15------ Keep moving there are a ton of Red fish and Snook
but you need to keep moving and casting
Out on the bar, there is some Pompano and A couple trout ,
for the reds follow the tide up and back to cape haze

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/03/15------ Red fish betteron the south haf
But the creeks on the north end, have botth snook and Reds but not as many numbers as
near cape haze

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/18/16-----  Lots of reds scattered all along the wall
Just out side the bar there is some Pompano
Big news is lots of Snook in the mouths of the crreks

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/24/16----- South end where the dead trees are the reds are
holding under the sticks, The north end of the wall there is a bunch of smaller Snook

 

 

 

November

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Fishin Frank & Robert   11/04/17-------- Along the mangroves there is a lot of Snook
the snook are scattered so fish a spot 20 minutes then move, same for the red fish there is a ton of reds
but you have to look and their pompano are on the bar out to about 6 foot.

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/11/17--------   Lots of Fish, snook are moving up the wall as the water cools down
and they are hitting better on white bait but you can still do well on shrimp
Trout and Pompano are more on the south end,

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/23/17-------- Lot of snook and the creek mouths are full Paddle tails and top water.
Out on top of the bar Manatees and when you see manatees look for Pompano.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/14/16----- This is one of the Hot spot, Red fish huge amounts of red fish
from 18 inches to over 40 inches .. Pompano out on the bar,

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/08/16----- Better by the day but the wind is making hard to get here
but the Snook are thick and the Reds are close in numbers. Pin fish are the bait of choice

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/21/16----- Lots of reds here and the Snook are thick
the sheep head are really moving onto the flats and just out side the mangroves
The reds are or maybe thick out by the bar but the lower the water the closer to the mangroves for the reds

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/29/16-----  lots of fishing here with Reds fish thick in the creeks not as many over slot
reds but a lot of slot fish. Black drum Trout and some sheep head in the mouths of the creeks

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/23/15----- The west wall is on fire right now with red fish
along the mangroves, on the south ahlf of the wall the bar has a bunch of pompano out in the 4 foot
level<

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/13/15----- the whole wall has fish right now, if you are not getting
bites move a few feet and you will, The red fish are very close if not under the mangrove
the Snook seem to be farther up under the branches, out side on the bar, you find find some Trout
and watch for Cobia crusing the shallows

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/30/15----- Lots of Red fish, and the snook fishing really picked up
for the end of season, Pompano and some Sea Trout out on top of the bar

 

 

December

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Fishin Frank & Robert   12/02/17-------  Pompano on the sand bar and the Snook are moving north up the bars
Lots of reds in the creeks, Small reds in the creeks and the larger reds are out under the bushes

    Fishin Frank & Robert   12/08/17------ Quite a few Snook and more reds than Snook here
The red fish are moving north up the wall, out on hte bar there is Trout and possible Pompano
Bonnetts are becoming more of a common catch-

Fishin Frank & Robert   12/29/17------- Hit or Miss, if your lucky if great, Trout out side the bar
The Red fish are in more numbers on the northern half Bonnet sharks.
Lot of snook

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   12/13/16-----  No reports but waiting to see if the red tide hurt?
The south half is the place to try.

Fishin Frank & Robert   12/22/16--------Sheep head , and The red fish are thick and the snook fishing is very good
The Trout are out deep 40 feet off the bar.


Fishin Frank & Robert   12/28/16-------- Lots of red fish all up and down the wall, Shrimp is a good bait
and there is Cobia and Pompano on the bar.
the Snook seem to be in the creeks. the Pompano are easier under a bobber, 

 

West wall.  
Blow down creek.
 Muddy Bay   
Oyster Creek.  

January

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--01/22/15-------  Lot sof scatterd Reds under the bushes
If the tide is lower as it is most of the time, right now, the ditch/trough along in front of
the mangorves is where the red ifsh are laying up. So if you dont like casting under the
branches, I would fish the west side you can cast 6 feet in front of the mangorves
and still catch Red fish

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--01/13/15------- Red ifsh all over the wall
as normal look for creek mouths for some of the best numbers of reds
Pompano and Trout are right on top of the bar.
Just out side the sharks smaller one, are here pretty steady

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/04/16----- Along the trees are tons of smaller reds the larger ones
seem to be be back in the creeks,
Out on the bar, pompano and Cobia, and a few Trout can be caught

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/13/16----- The red fish are thicker under the bushes and more slot fish
but there still is a lot of smaller reds here as well.
Pompano and Trout are on top of the bar.

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/26/16----- This is one of the better places to find your Red fish
and the trout are out on the bar. Watch the wind but if you can safely get here the fishing is good right now

 

 

February

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--02/23/15------ Tons of Red fish in the crreks
and The Snook are scattered al along the shore line, you have to work harder
to find the Snook. but worth the effort.
For The reds stay way back and cast into the opeing of the creeks,

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--02/09/15------- Red fish are up in the Creeks,
Trout on the open flat between the mangroves and the sand bar.
The Pompano few though they be have been near the southern end
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--02/02/15-------Trout and Pompano on the bar
THe sharks mostyly bonnet are right off the bar, back under the mangrove the reds
are holding in the creeks. the are Some snook here but not a lot but a fun surprise
when working the trees for Red fish

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/03/16----- Been Red fish on the southern half and the Trout are
On toip of the bar not great number but here in spite of the fresh water.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/08/16---- Red fish in the creeks, and the wierd thing is there Trout Fsihing
is good over there, I would have bet against it, but they don't seem to mind the fresh water
Which is a good thing as the Red tide can not live in the Harbor now as there is too much fresh water up here
north of cape haze

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/15/16---- Some Trout and red fish on the south half
The Snook and Red fish on the north end in Trout creek are doing well

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/24/16---- Red fish along the southern half
Up farther north the Cobia are working the bar, and The Trout are fairly thick

 

March

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/30/15------ Lot of Snook, a few Red fish
 Bith seem  to be not under the trees but just out form them. the ditch along in front of
 the mangroves is wher they have been laying so dont get too close, stay back and cast in
The Cobia are crusing the bars, and there is some Trout on the flats.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/22/15------ Red fish seem to be the story
In the mouths of the creeks and just under a big green leafy bush. good fishing
here along the wall, also some Black drum and sheep head. with you never know what
all in the same spot. What ever had been going on this last week has seen a turn around
in the fishing.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/09/15------- The Red fish and Snook are both here
in good numbers. The fish are right up under the bushes, the Reds are still hitting shrimp
and a few Snook, but whtie bait seems to be the ticket as the water gets warmer.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/02/15------- The west wall is a mix of good and bad
the Red are here and lots of them but they are either bunched up are just one lonley fish
hard to tell. which you have so if you get one, keep fishing there a while, once one hits
it can take a while for the other ones to bite.
There are some Trout out on the flat and on top of the bar.
The murky water on this side of the harbor make it easier to catch fish here as you can be closer

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/30/15------ Lot of Snook, a few Red fish
 Bith seem  to be not under the trees but just out form them. the ditch along in front of
 the mangroves is wher they have been laying so don't get too close, stay back and cast in
The Cobia are crusing the bars, and there is some Trout on the flats.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/22/15------ Red fish seem to be the story
In the mouths of the creeks and just under a big green leafy bush. good fishing
here along the wall, also some Black drum and sheep head. with you never know what
all in the same spot. What ever had been going on this last week has seen a turn around
in the fishing.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/09/15------- The Red fish and Snook are both here
in good numbers. The fish are right up under the bushes, the Reds are still hitting shrimp
and a few Snook, but whtie bait seems to be the ticket as the water gets warmer.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/02/15------- The west wall is a mix of good and bad
the Red are here and lots of them but they are either bunched up are just one lonley fish
hard to tell. which you have so if you get one, keep fishing there a while, once one hits
it can take a while for the other ones to bite.
There are some Trout out on the flat and on top of the bar.
The murky water on this side of the harbor make it easier to catch fish here as you can be closer

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/01/16---- Cobia on the bar they are working from Cape haze up towards the mayakka
The Trout seem tpo be more on the lower half of the wall,
Snook at the South end doing better under the mangroves, as you get to trout crrek the is
some monster sheep head and a couple not many but they are huge Snook, over size feeding in the
afternoon here in Trout creek

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/16/16---- Red fish, Snook, Red fish, snook, red fish, Snook
Ok they are bith here and they are hanging out side by side, the fresh water has slowed down
and the Snook and reds have moved in

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/24/16----Red fish heaven right now, but they are finicky feeding.

White bait, or shrimp, or Pin fish or cut bait good luck with these fish, you see a school of
30 reds and then try to figure out how to get them to eat.
The Snook are slowy moving down the wall from the rivers and the creek are loaded up with them.
 

 

April

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/13/15------ Out isde the bar the Cobia and Tarpon are the
southern half still strong. the Northern half has a bunch of smaller Reds fish up by the mangroves.
The Snook are moving south along the wall, trying to get to the islands.
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/07/15------:Lots and Lots of Big Snook moving down the wall
The Snook fishing here is some of the best you will find. There are some red fish along the wall
But not much size to them. On the bar or just out side there is Pompano, Sharks and Tarpon

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/27/15------Not the best fishing of the year here on the west
wall, but there are Red fish and Snook both here in good fishable numbers, finding them and getting
them to eat another story, Have white bait, Pin fish, shrimp, and the kitchen sink, as the is no
pattern as to whwt they want to eat.

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/06/16---- Good fishing on this side with the Trout on top of the bar to just inside
The creeks all have Snook and there is reds laying up right with them.
still very fresh but the fish don't seem to mind
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/16/16----Snook and red fish are absolutely thick on the west wall.
Big Snook going from one creek to the next as they move down harbor

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/29/16--- Snook thick all along the wall, some great Snook fishing
there are some reds here, just be happy with a few.
Out on the Bar, Tarpon ,,Cobia, Trout, Pompano.

 

May

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--05/25/15------ The south end has some Red fish
Shrimp has been the best bait, but as you go north the white bait starts working better
Snook and jacks are thicker here, The pompano are out on the bar.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--05/15/15------ Some Scattered Red fish and Snook
up under the mangroves, Cobia and Trout out by the bar or on top of the bar

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/09/16-----Lots of Snook under the mangroves,
There is a bunch of red fish but more scattered along.
Out on the bar the cobia and Tarpon out in 6 foot of water,. Lots of Sharks as you get sout

 

June

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/24/15------ Southern part of the wall has a lot of Red Fish
scattered under the mangroves water moving in or out of the creeks is key to finding larger schools of Reds
the Snook are more onesy twoesy along the wall, not bunched as much.
Cobia and a few nice size Trout. best bet is to see them before you stop and fish.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/15/15------ Mostly a hod hoge of Snook and some Red fish
under the mangrove, The Trout and Spanish are out on the bar,
Some Cobia just out side the bar.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/08/15------ This is a better place for red fish,
under the trees or in the mouth of the creeks, cut bait or shrimp woring well.
If I was fishing the mouth of a creek I would want white bait, but for casting under the magrove
it is a shrimp thing

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/02/15------ This is a red fish spot,
but you need Shrimp for that, If it is Snook your after you will need whtie bait
Some Cobia on the outside of the bar.

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/09/16----- Lots of Red fish, scattered up and down the wall
The is a bunch of Snook on the west side, better numbers as you get south
The Trout like the red fish are showing up in better numbers/ ok weird enough

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/20/16----- very south end there is more reds, but the Snook have worked
their way up the wall, and are in almost every creek.

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/27/16----- Lots of red fish better on the south half.
pompano on top of the bar, Snook in most of the creeks

 

 

July
Fishin Frank & Robert's report--07/28/15------ Red fish and Snook are both here
The best live or dead bait is shrimp and Pin fish.
Often the pin fish need to be cut in half to owrk

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--07/15/15------Red fish are holding where ever you find water moving
the Cobia are crusing the sand bar 4 feet f water during the day, hunting for Cobia on the bar

is good right right

ishin Frank & Robert's report--07/06/15-----Red ifs under the bushes
Snook are starting to do well here as welll.
The Cobia Sharks out on the bar is a really good bet right now

August
ishin Frank & Robert   08/24/15-----Lot of Tarpon right out from the bar,
I think they spooked out al of the other fish, Hungry Tarpon have that effect on smaller fish.
Troll a bait buster along in about 6 feet of water. maybe a hogy white or brown color

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/12/15------ Not much lotsof fresh water, a couple reds

Sept
Fishin Frank & Robert   09/15/15------ A little quiet, red ifsh doing better on the south end
there are some Snook scattered along the wall, I think the fresh water is finally slowing down
the west wall. or it could be they are just taking a break, and it will be back on, next week

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/07/15------ Lots of red fish here under the mangroves
and Snook are staring to move into some of the creeks

October

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/27/15----- Red ifsh is the big deal here, Red all along the shore line
Snook are thick as well, tail hook a Shrimp and cast it under the trees, then if you dont get hit
pull it out about 6 feet in front of the mangroves and let it sit again.

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/19/15----- Snook in the creek and just under the mangroves
in general. Red fish in decent number as well. Some Trout starting to hit on the bar

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/09/15------ Keep moving there are a ton of Red fish and Snook
but you need to keep moving and casting
Out on the bar, there is some Pompano and A couple trout ,
for the reds follow the tide up and back to cape haze

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/03/15------ Red fish betteron the south haf
But the creeks on the north end, have botth snook and Reds but not as many numbers as
near cape haze

 

 

November

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/23/15----- The west wall is on fire right now with red fish
along the mangroves, on the south ahlf of the wall the bar has a bunch of pompano out in the 4 foot
level<

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/13/15----- the whole wall has fish right now, if you are not getting
bites move a few feet and you will, The red fish are very close if not under the mangrove
the Snook seem to be farther up under the branches, out side on the bar, you find find some Trout
and watch for Cobia crusing the shallows

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/30/15----- Lots of Red fish, and the snook fishing really picked up
for the end of season, Pompano and some Sea Trout out on top of the bar

 

 

December