Episode One

Captain Sam Atwell meets up with longtime friend and fishing Captain, Dean Hardie, in their hometown of Vero Beach Florida to target seatrout. They discuss some of the issues that they have faced in recent years due to the loss of seagrass when it comes to targeting these species.
Bonus Tip

Captain Sam Atwell goes over his preferred setup and tactics for targeting seatrout throughout the State.


Episode Two

Pensacola Bay is a one of a kind fishery. Captain Sam Atwell meets up with Dave Yelverton to fish one of the deepest naturally occurring bays there are in the state.

Bonus Tip

Captain Sam Atwell covers the tackle and technique used when fishing Pensacola Bay for red snapper.


Episode Three

Tampa Bay and the Fort De Soto Park area hold some of the most diverse populations of animal life in the state. Jump aboard as we fish with local guide, Captain Alissa Vinoksi on the vast grass flats, in search of big snook.

Bonus Tip

Captain Sam Atwell discusses why a bay boat is so versatile, allowing you to fish for many species, in both salt and freshwater.

Episode Four

Charlotte Harbor has faced major water quality issues over the years from Lake Okeechobee discharges. After spending two days on the water there, Captain Sam Atwell quickly realizes how incredible the fishery is despite those concerns.

Bonus Tip

Captain Sam Atwell discusses sunglass selection and how it is critical for a good day on the water.

Episode Five

Over-spraying of many freshwater bodies of water across the state has been a major issue. The killing of mass amounts of vegetation destroys habitat and food for a wide array of fish, reptiles, birds and more. Captain Sam Atwell and White’s Tackle owner, Scott Crippen, head to Lake Garcia, where they put a hurting on the largemouth bass and discuss what’s going on throughout these ecosystems.

Bonus Tip

Captain Sam Atwell discusses proper layering for optimal comfort when on the water.

Episode Six

Crystal River is known for its beautiful spring fed river systems. What Captain Sam Atwell finds out is that they also have an incredible shallow water grouper fishery.

Bonus Tip

Captain Sam Atwell discusses the importance of proper motor selection for your boat.

Episode Seven

Captain Sam Atwell meets up with local guide, Captain Max McKinley, in pursuit of tarpon, jacks, and snook along the beaches of the Treasure Coast.

Bonus Tip

Captain Sam Atwell discusses why he chooses Engel Coolers when on the water.

Episode Eight

Captain Matt George joins Captain Sam Atwell as they head offshore in search of sailfish and to discuss how the banning of long lining has helped offshore species.

Bonus Tip

Captain Sam Atwell goes over some of the precautions and tips when fishing offshore in a bay boat.

Episode Nine

Sam Atwell meets up with Captain Christian Yergens to fish the southern Indian River Lagoon system in the Stuart area and discuss the harmful discharges from Lake Okeechobee.

Bonus Tip

Sam Atwell goes over the rod and reel combos, as well as lures, that he uses when inshore fishing around the State.

Episode Ten

Sam Atwell meets up with Captain Mark Krowka in Florida Bay for a day of excitement and discuss the lack of freshwater making its way into Florida Bay.

Bonus Tip

Captain Sam Atwell discusses why carrying different articles of clothing, such as a rain jacket and wind breaker, on the boat can make your day on the water much more comfortable.