Inshore Fishing

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Venice Pompano

Venice Pompano Saves the Day

Florida Sportsman member: rhymechizel I was trolling back to the launch spot with a jerk bait and hooked up with this pompano. One fish can change the day.

Inshore How-To


Best Spring Inshore Lures

As the waters warm in spring, and days stay lighter longer, you’ll want to keep in mind how your lures appear in changing light conditions—above and below the water’s surface.

Inshore Gear

Rich Vidulich demonstrating his casting stance on a Stuart Beach.

Surf Fishing Gear the Pros Use

Akios Reels and Cast Pro Rods paired up for max-cast distance. While researching for the new Sportsman’s Best: Surf Fishing book, written by Florida Sportsman contributor David Brown, I checked in with surf fishing pro Rich Vidulich on some casting technique and tackle questions.



Beach Fishing for Tarpon

An east coast skiff guide divulges his secrets for locating and catching beach-run tarpon. Good numbers of tarpon are off the beaches in east/central Florida from late-May through October, as they are along Florida’s Gulf of Mexico shores.

Inshore Boats

Sea Born

Sea Born FX22 Bay

Boat manufacturers are getting better and better at fine tuning the features required by their customers these days while simultaneously…»


Robalo 226 Cayman Bay

The Robalo 226 Cayman is the middle child in the series of Cayman boats at 22’ 6” rounds out the…»