Topwater time in St. Simons Island Georgia

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

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 …

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 …

Redfish report for Saint Simons Island Jekyll Island

Redfish report for Saint Simons Island and Jekyll Island

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

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

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 …

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 …

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 …

Wintertime fishing

Wintertime Fishing – Blues….and Bulls

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

Wintertime fishing With a warm winter in the Golden Isles thus far, redfish and trout have remained pretty reliable inshore targets.  The redfish are cruising the shallows and the larger trout are hanging in 6-12 feet.  Sheepshead are starting to pile up on structure and black drum are close by as well. This week we are on some very large …

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 …

Holiday Inshore Fishing Update St. Simons Island

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

Holiday inshore fishing The inshore bite the past couple of weeks has been very strong if not insane at times.  We have had a couple of days in which we had to work to find a good bite but ended up hammering them more often then not.  Speckled trout are stacked up with loads of similar sized fish wherever you …