Topwater time in St. Simons Island Georgia

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Topwater Tango! Summer time is here and early calm mornings mean only one thing: huge explosive topwater bites from trout and redfish. You may not catch as many fish as you would fishing live bait, however, the quality of the fish is always better. Early leave times at or before dawn are necessary to experience this incredible action. Book HERE Chasing the …

Inshore Fishing in St. Simons Island is HOT!!!

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Inshore Fishing in St. Simons Island Over the past month or so we have been wide open here at Southeastern Angling.  We made it through the windy month of April and early May, while producing solid catches for our light tackle and fly anglers even on the tough tide cycles.  Inshore fishing over the past 2 weeks has seen the …

Don’t forget the kids! Saint Simons island Kids Fishing Trips

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Kids fishing Trips in coastal Georgia: With summer right around the corner, don’t forget to take the opportunity to get your children out on the water.  We typically have a run of Kids Fishing Trips in the spring break months, then another starting late May or early June.  That being said, anytime of the year is a great time to …

Georgia redfish and the need to be better managed by everyone

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Fly and light tackle fishing around Coastal Georgia’s barrier island has been good when the tides and weather allow.  Redfish have been way out of their normal patterns. We believe this is due to several factors including, an abnormally warm winter, fishing pressure, and over harvesting of these great game fish.  There are still fish around to be caught, but …

April Update for Jekyll Island fishing

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Jekyll Island fishing and the surrounding waters are coming to life as Spring is in full swing.  Specked trout are out on the prowl as long as you can locate some clean water.  There are still plenty of smaller trout around at this time, but the bigger fish are beginning to move out into the sounds and adjacent creek systems. …

Redfish report for Saint Simons Island Jekyll Island

Redfish report for Saint Simons Island and Jekyll Island

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Redfish report for Saint Simons Island Jekyll Island Redfish Fishing has been better than years past this March and picking the right tides has been key.  March is a transition month when fish start to move from their winter getaways to their summer homes.  With warmer winter weather red fish seem to have changed their winter patterns and moved into …

Jekyll Island Fishing Report March 2017

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Jekyll Island Fishing Report early March 2017: In this Jekyll island fishing report we specifically targeted redfish for the most part and that proved quite productive over the past week.  I primarily targeted areas from Jekyll down to Cumberland Island.  We had one beautiful morning on the water, and dealt with howling north winds the other days.  We did catch …

St Simons Island fishing

St. Simons Island Fishing report March See what we do to over come the odds!

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St. Simons Island Fishing Report for inshore redfish, black drum, and trout. Fishing has continued to be steady with crazy warm weather this winter.  Lots of smaller trout are around and provide steady action most days while redfish and black drum can be found around oysters on outgoing tides.  The waters around St. Simons Island, Sea Island, and Jekyll Island …

Saint Simons Island Fly Fishing report

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Saint Simons Island Fly Fishing Report I had the pleasure of fishing some long time clients in the shallows this past weekend for some Saint Simons Island Fly Fishing.  We dealt with some clouds and pretty serious winds that were not in the forecast, but managed quite a few shots on some laid up redfish, shallow cruising reds, and a few jittery …

Saint Simons Island fishing report February 2017

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

St. Simons and Jekyll Island fishing report Saint Simons Island fishing both inshore and nearshore remains strong for this springlike winter that we have been experiencing.  We are seeing lots of small speckled trout in the sounds and creek systems in recent weeks.  I believe the size limit change may have allowed for a larger spawning population last year and …