Jekyll Island fly fishing

Saint Simons and Jekyll Island winter fishing update 2018

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

Saint Simons and Jekyll Island winter fishing update 2018 Sight Fishing Redfish After a frigid and blustery January, February is shaping up to be more of a typical winter weather month here in Coastal Georgia.  Favorable tides, light winds, and sunny skies are the 3 main ingredients for a great day of Saint Simons and Jekyll Island winter fishing.  Mild …

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St Simons Islands Fishing Report February 2018

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

February is here and its one of our favorite times to shallow water fish and sight fish for redfish here in Coastal Georgia.  St Simons Islands Fishing Guide Report February 2018 here we go!! Sure it’s cool out and mornings can be a little cold but this is the time of year when the waters around Coastal Georgia are clear …

Winter fun time fishing when we are not freezing!!

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

Winter fishing is a fun time when it’s not so cold we all are freezing, fish included. The 2017/18 year resembles that of the 2009/10 freeze in a lot of ways and we are only 16 days into January. I have seen freezing rain turn into a full on ice storm and it snowed here on the Georgia Coast for …

Summertime Fishing Tarpon and more…

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports

Summertime Fishing Report Tarpon The most exciting visitor to the golden isles this season is without a doubt the silver king.  The vast majority of our summertime fishing trips we are targeting this spectacular game fish.  Thus far I would describe the tarpon fishing this season as excellent.  There have been a couple of tough days, several absolutely epic days, …

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!!!

Scott Owens Georgia Fishing Reports, Uncategorized

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 …

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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 …