What's Biting Now
Florida Sportsman member: Boattronics Watching the fish is teaching me a lot about presentation, etc. If you cast a bait in front of them, it will typically spook them. I’ve found that I need to lead the fish by at least 10 to 15 feet.
Sketchy low tides and a minefield of oyster shell? No problem for these Northeast Florida kayakers. Edward Abbey once said if you want to see the desert, get down on your knees and start crawling. Kayaking is the boating equivalent, with fish and other wildlife only inches away.
Identify optimal hull design for the waters you plan to fish. What separates similar boats more than anything is the design of the hull, or more importantly the running surface. Know going in when you start your search for that perfect boat, you may have to give up a shallow draft to get a softer ride.