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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby Coastslider » Fri Aug 25, 2017 9:56 pm

Anybody been out. I'm getting antsy now. It's right around the corner, hunting season and great fishing!!

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby barhopper » Sat Aug 26, 2017 6:09 pm

These were caught today in Yankeetown
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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby Coastslider » Sun Aug 27, 2017 3:49 pm

Nice. I'll be going on Saturday and Monday. Hopefully have some pics to put up

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby Andy » Mon Aug 28, 2017 6:01 am

Excellent! Did you catch those fish in your winter spots or outside points,its gettin close

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby fitnast » Mon Aug 28, 2017 5:15 pm

Nice reds. There are Plenty of schools of overslots roaming around on outside now, and lots of slots with a few overslots on grass islands just outside creek mouths

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby barhopper » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:06 pm

They were caught outside

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby One Eyed Gator » Tue Aug 29, 2017 2:34 pm

I hope to be checking it out this weekend.

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby Coastslider » Sun Sep 24, 2017 8:37 pm

Caught a few today. Should be getting better soon. 23" was biggest today

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby One Eyed Gator » Mon Sep 25, 2017 7:55 am

We did ok 2 overslot the rest were 19-22" plus 5 nice 19" trout 1 was 22.5".
Also caught 6 small snook about 16"

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby Coastslider » Mon Sep 25, 2017 7:14 pm

Nice. It rained on us off and on so didn't get to move much. Fished very small area but the water was finally clearing up after all the rain and run off outta the swamp

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby Andy » Tue Sep 26, 2017 5:56 am

Ready for a break from the hurricane, we're going to the coast for 5 days the first negative tide will give report!

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby Andy » Fri Oct 13, 2017 6:04 am

Well so much for the trip, Nate put a stop to that. We went last weekend the fishing was poor, warm water and it is really dirty,hoping for some cool weather. Tight lines

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby One Eyed Gator » Mon Oct 16, 2017 7:42 am

Yes friday fishing was slow. it was windy and water was dirty.

Sat we had a blast caught 6 snook about 18-22 and quite a few nice reds. we were only out for a few hours but caught the tide a little higher.

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby barhopper » Thu Nov 02, 2017 4:29 pm

Got to slip out for a little bit this morning. Caught close to 40. 4 in the slot one over
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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby unforgiven11B » Thu Nov 02, 2017 5:41 pm

barhopper- great catch man!
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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby One Eyed Gator » Fri Nov 03, 2017 7:06 am

Nice looks like the fishing is just getting better.
Can't wait headed out tomorrow myself.
Did you fish out of the waccassasa or out of yankeetown?

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby fitnast » Fri Nov 03, 2017 2:26 pm

Fished yankeetown area all week and all last week. First big cold blew water out and a few fish pushed in. South had smaller reds and plenty of snook. The redfishing had been way off since the hurricane south. North pushed in lots of nice trout, flounder and more reds. Seemed the bigger tides mid week pushed in a better crop off redfish. Lots of warm weather forecasted for next week but some great low tides.

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby barhopper » Sat Nov 04, 2017 5:25 pm

We went out of yankeetown. Caught fish from 40 to the north side of Lowe’s bay.

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby One Eyed Gator » Mon Nov 06, 2017 8:23 am

We fished Sat and Sun up north. Went up close to cedar key and found very clear water. Did very well couple of small snook, one 21" flounder, a bunch of trout from very small to 20" and a good number of mid slot reds 20-25".

Sun we went north and a buddy went south we caught fish hard til 10:30 then it slowed down, buddy started catching hard just after 10:00 til about 12:30.

A lot of boats and sat with a nasty low tide. Got myself stuck bad in some black mud, had to recruit some help to get out, but we caught several fish while we were waiting for help.

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby Andy » Mon Nov 06, 2017 6:05 pm

We stayed on the Coast 3rd to the 6th. Neg tides got our limits easy everyday. Fishing is starting to get good, water is finally cooling off and clearing up. No big Trout yet!!

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby fitnast » Fri Nov 10, 2017 10:52 am

FISHED YANKEETOWN EVERY DAY THIS WEEK. SUPER LOW TIDES LEAD TO SOME PRETTY EASY FISHING. CAUGHT FISH AT PRETTY MUCH EVERY STOP THAT WE MADE ALL WEEK BOTH NORTH AND SOUTH OF RIVER. CAUGHT PLENTY OF SNOOK WITH SEVERAL KEEPER SIZED. LOTS OF MID SLOT REDS WITH A FEW UPPER SLOTS. ALL THE BIG TROUT YOU WANT ON THE BARS JUST OUT FRONT, SOME NICE SHEEPSHEAD AND DRUM IN THE HOLES WITH PLENTY OF SMALL REDS AND SNOOK. SUPER FUN WEEK WITH PERFECT WEATHER. LOOKING FORWARD TO A BIT COOLER WEATHER COMING UP.

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby tomrand17 » Fri Nov 17, 2017 12:34 am

Nice haul there, barhopper.

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby fitnast » Fri Nov 17, 2017 9:48 am

FISHED EVERYDAY THIS WEEK AGAIN IN YANKEETOWN AND THE MORNINGS WERE ON THE COOL SIDE. THE BEGINNING OF THE WEEK CAUGHT SEVERAL NICE TOP SLOT REDS AND A BUNCH OF TROUT. AS THE WEEK WENT ON THE REDS SEEMED ON THE SMALLER SIDE BUT WE CAUGHT OUR SLOTS BUT HAD TO PUT IN THE WORK FOR THE REDFISH. THE TROUT SEEMD TO HAVE REALLY COME IN GOOD THIS WEEK AND SEEMED TO BE EVERYWHERE WE FISHED WITH SIX OVER TWENTY INCHES AND TWO THAT TOPPED 25 INCHES. THIGS ARTE HEADED IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION WITH MORE COOLER WEATHER APPROACHING AND SOME GOOD LOW TIDES NEXT WEEK SHOULD BE BANNER FISHING. HOPE YALL CATH A BUNCH THIS WEEKEND.

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby barhopper » Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:46 pm

Two tournaments tomorrow. Going to be crowded.

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Re: Redfish Reports

Postby Coastslider » Sun Nov 19, 2017 3:24 pm

Only one redfish Saturday but it'll be dinner tonight. 26 3/4
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