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Shoreline Bass Fishing Tips For Webb Lake

Shoreline Bass Fishing Tips For Webb Lake

Florida shoreline bass fishing fans shouldn't overlook the 395-acre man-made lake that is located on the Babcock/Webb Wildlife Management Area in Charlotte County. While a Daily Use Permit ($6 per vehicle) or Management Area Stamp is required to gain access, there is a fee station at the front entrance that is open to the public from 1½ hours before sunrise…

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4 Things That Make Canada Fishing Trips Great

4 Things That Make Canada Fishing Trips Great

Given the impressive laundry list of freshwater and saltwater sport fish that can be found in the waters of Florida, you might wonder where Florida anglers go when they choose to venture away from the bountiful waters of the Sunshine State. While there are many options, you may want to consider a Canada fishing trip during the summer months. Read…

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4 Ways to Find Places to Freshwater Fish by Foot

4 Ways to Find Places to Freshwater Fish by Foot

One of the easiest ways to get hooked on fishing is to find a few places where you can fish by foot. If you're a new angler, or just one that happens to be without a boat, don't pout about not being able to catch fish or get into any good spots. You can still find plenty of good places…

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3 Reasons To Go Fishing At Sunset This Summer

3 Reasons To Go Fishing At Sunset This Summer

When you wake up to go saltwater fishing before the sun has even started to cast a few glimmering rays over the horizon and the thermometer already reads 80 degrees, you know it's summer in South Florida. Tropical summer temperatures and humidity can be quite challenging at times for both anglers and fish. However, if you time your fishing trips…

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Friend Me on Fishidy!

Friend Me on Fishidy!

Planning to fish a new waterway and need some fishing 411 on the best spots? Or just want to brag online about your big catch? If the answer is "yes" to either of these questions, then you have to check out this map-based social media network called Fishidy.com. Fishidy.com was founded by hardcore anglers who love fishing, maps and technology.…

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4 Places to Fish for Largemouth Bass in Lee County, Florida

4 Places to Fish for Largemouth Bass in Lee County, Florida

February, March, and April are generally the best months to target largemouth bass in Southwest Florida since it’s during the spring months that the fish will move into shallower waters to spawn. We recommend using live shiners or plastic worm baits rigged Texas style for plenty of action. When planning a day of freshwater fishing, check your local weather forecast…

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What to Expect When Fishing Tampa Bay in Winter

What to Expect When Fishing Tampa Bay in Winter

Don't let cooler weather or fronts discourage you from fishing Tampa Bay during the winter months. In late December, January and February, low tides create an excellent opportunity to find fish. Cold fronts will push through every week or two and sometimes even twice a week. These weather conditions will produce extreme low tides especially around a new or full…

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Hillbilly Catfishing South African Style

Hillbilly Catfishing South African Style

Normally, when someone mentions the word “catfish,” I cringe and turn up my nose. In my home state of Florida, saltwater catfish are slimy nuisances that can deliver a painful barb sting full of neurotoxins if you’re not extremely careful about taking them off your line. However, during a morning chat over “special coffee” (a concoction of coffee, cocoa and…

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12 Travel Tips for Fishing Abroad

12 Travel Tips for Fishing Abroad

While in the midst of fishing abroad preparations for South Africa, I made a point of jotting down some important tips, and came up with a checklist of details that anyone should consider if they have plans to go fishing abroad. My least favorite of these details has been crossed off of the list for the past several weeks. Yep,…

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5 Florida Freshwater Fishing Destinations

5 Florida Freshwater Fishing Destinations

While the Sunshine State may be most often cited for its saltwater fishing opportunities, there are plenty of top notch Florida freshwater fishing destinations as well well. From trophy largemouth bass to spunky panfish, you shouldn't turn your nose up at these five freshwater spots. Florida Freshwater Fishing Destinations Lake Okeechobee: 730 square miles, located in south central Florida and…

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