Florida Keys

Florida Keys tarpon, bonefish, and permit fishing report May

Scott Owens Florida Fishing Reports

Florida Keys fishing Like the Tarpon I have made my spring migration down to my home in the lower Florida Keys.  It’s been a great start to tarpon season this May and the bonefish and permit have also been eager to play.  Well placed flies have fooled ocean side tarpon while live shrimp and crabs have proved affective for bonefish …

April Update for Jekyll Island fishing

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

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. …

St. Simons Island Fishing

Georgia Fishing? Read before you go fishing again!

Scott Owens Captain's Journal

Georgia Fishing When guiding Georgia fishing trips I get asked quite often why are we fishing here? There’s no one real answer, but many instead. As a guide I spend roughly 275 days a year on the water. These days can be sunny and with near perfect conditions, or they can be days that it’s cloudy and the wind is …

Jekyll Island Fishing Report March 2017

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

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!

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

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

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

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 …

January Saint Simons Island Fishing update

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

St. Simons Island Fishing – Jekyll Island Fishing – Sea Island Fishing January Saint Simons Island fishing report. With the warmer temperatures earlier this month, we saw plenty of speckled trout in 4-8 feet of water around Jekyll Island, Saint Simons, and Cumberland Island.  Black drum and redfish were in the mix as well in nearby areas.  As Temps cooled back …

Guided Fishing Everglades

Guided Fishing Snook fishing the Everglades with Capt. Scott Owens

Scott Owens Captain's Journal, Florida Fishing Reports

Guided Fishing Captain Scott, Will, and Ashley stalk skinny water snook with the fly in the Florida Everglades. Sight fishing snook is one of the most exciting things an angler can do in the shallow flats and back waters of the Everglades. Captain Scott fishes out of a Hells Bay Professional and Gladesskiff.  He guides in some of the most …

Jekyll Island December 2016 Fishing Update

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

Jekyll Island Fishing Charters Crisp, cool winter sunsets are hard to beat.  It’s been a bit breezy the first half of December for the most part.  The fish have been cooperating however, with plenty of trout action the first week of the month.  The Redfish bite has been fantastic especially on the colder days.  Fish are bunched up tight right …