Written by: Capt. Jason Sullivan,
Rising Tide Charters
Captain Sullivan and another happy client celebrate an Everglades tarpon.
Photos courtesy Capt. Jason Sullivan
Most guides and anglers in South Florida consider tarpon season to be from April to July, depending on the weather. A lot of that fishing takes place in the Keys on the oceanside . . .
Earlier this month,
we posted about the importance of signing the “Now or Neverglades Declaration,” to put pressure on legislators to do the right thing–to help restore the “River of. . . Read More
Acoustic tags are smaller and less invasive and can be active for years, rather than a few months.
Photo courtesy Bonefish & Tarpon Trust
In an effort to expand on knowledge of tarpon habitat use and movement at different life stages,
Bonefish & Tarpon Trust (BTT) began a tarpon acoustic tagging program in May 2016. We. . . Read More
Florida’s fragile estuaries and coastal environments are awash in disgusting, damaging algae.
Photo via bullsugar.org
This is the week that the national media have finally started reporting on the incredible algae blooms along both Florida coasts, although a call to action started to go out as early as. . .
Here’s a cool video from Florida angler Austin Lowery about a day out in the flats boat, chasing redfish and seatrout. Perhaps shot on Mosquito Lagoon? Hard to tell, since there’s no info with. . .
Here’s a cool video that pairs a legend of saltwater fly fishing, Flip Pallot, with a beginner fly fisherman who wants to catch a redfish. The pair pole around in the Indian River, and Flip. . .
Written by: Tucker Kimball, Orvis Social Media Manager
Harrison shows off a fine Florida seatrout, as a proud dad looks on.
Photo by Capt. Rick Grassett
Yesterday, I took my 10-year-old son, Harrison, on his first guided excursion into the deep grass flats of Sarasota Bay with Orvis-endorsed guide Capt. Rick Grassett of. . .
This week, we visit with Capt. Dave Pecci about early spring fishing in the Charlotte Harbor area of Florida. We also talk about the current water-quality issue in Florida. You may all be sick of . . .
March Merkin champs Mike Dawes (right) and Capt. Will Benson started strong and held off the competition.
Photo courtesy Mike Dawes
The 9th annual
March Merkin Permit Tournament was held last week in the Florida Keys, and at the end of three days of fishing, the winner was Mike Dawes, of WorldCast Anglers. A former. . . Read More
Captain Sullivan specializes in fishing for tarpon, redfish, snook, trout, bonefish, permit, shark, barracuda, and more.
Photo courtesy Capt. Jason Sullivan
This week I interview Capt. Jason Sullivan, of
Rising Tide Charters, who fishes out of Flamingo in South Florida and covers both the southern Everglades and Florida Bay. We talk a lot about. . . Read More