Earlier this month 1st Mate Vicki and I accompanied clients and good friends, Ron and Lucinda Defreitas on their new 36ft. Yellowfin to Key West to enjoy the 4th of July celebrations. We departed Ft. Myers on Read more “POST 4TH OF JULY FISHING REPORT”
Other than Christmas, the 4th of July is my favorite holiday celebrating our independence and the people that serve and served in the military to keep us free. This is a wonderful time to enjoy boating and fishing all around our state. Read more “CELEBRATING THE 4TH of JULY IN KEY WEST”
Springtime saltwater fishing in Southwest Florida is exciting and offers opportunities for anglers of all skill levels. With the arrival of warmer weather and longer days, the fish are becoming more active, Read more “Spring Has Sprung, and So Has the SWFL Fishing”
I am excited to report that the 2023 Boat Show had record attendance during at least one of the 4 days at the Ft. Myers ‘Downtown Location’. Full of vendors and people excited about getting out during the beautiful weekend to enjoy the boats and products that are representative and reflected of SW Florida lifestyle. Read more “JANUARY FISHING AND FT. MYERS BOAT SHOW REPORT”
Now is the time! Those looking for opportunities to catch big Redfish; now is the time! FWC opened Redfish for harvest this month on September 1st. the limit is one per person with a maximum of two Redfish per vessel with a slot size of 18-27 inches in length. Read more “SEPTEMBER FISHING IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA”
WOW IT IS HOT! I am not just speaking to the fishing but to the July summer heat. Nonetheless, the winds have been tame and the storms not a big issue this year so far. Read more “CAPTAIN TERRY SAYS JULY MAY BE HOT, BUT SO IS THE FISHING!”
Boating and fishing have been exceptionally good during the month of May. Winds have subsided since the early months allowing more and more boaters and anglers to enjoy our estuaries both inshore and offshore.
Since the Bonita Boat Show last March, 1st Mate Vicki and I have been very busy with charters from people that we met at the booth and the fishing seminars. The Bonita Boat Show drew record crowds even though the Pandemic was still in full swing. As a matter of fact, the Pandemic has somewhat changed the face of the fishing and boating industry due to the high demands on both activities. The fishing and boating industry have experienced an increase in participation creating supply shortages of fishing supplies, boats and related items.
Read more “CAPTAIN TERRY’S MAY FISHING REPORT”
Before you see what’s biting, I invite you to join me at the Bonita Springs boat show that runs Thursday, March 4 through Sunday, March 7. This wonderful show features a number of vendors offering the finest in products and expert guidance for all of your boating and fishing needs. I will be on hand to deliver a number of free fishing seminars each day for both onshore and offshore adventures, and I’ll provide updates and personalized instructions on where, when and how to catch fish!
Read more “CAPTAIN TERRY’S EARLY SPRING FISHING REPORT”