Gulf of Mexico (Florida)

Hillsborough - Florida


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  • 932 followers

  • 91 spots

Gulf of Mexico, Florida shoreline.

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Gulf of Mexico (Florida) Fishing Reports

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  1. lots of big trout,snook and redfish and some shark the bite will pick up soon as it gets colder due to warm water from power plant best time is on a incoming tide

    Spotted Seatrout with a live greenback

  2. this 60 pounder had 12 pieces of jewerly in its face..capt jim was moving boat,and we thought line was snagged...lol..meanest pound for pound fish i ever caught,,,damn ...more near like gator stickin on escambia river...fishinghotline@gmail.com...lifetime memorys for hire

    Gag Grouper with a spreader bar with butterflied white snapper 4 lbs...60 ft pattys pumpkin mingo boat,,luck and the lords blessing..

  3. 380 ft deep...tuna fishing with capt. jimmy phillips fuggin african pompano...30 years fishing only one i ever seen in panhandle that wasnt in picture...lol...fishinghotline@gmail.com

    African Pompano with a 65 miles south out of pcola...@ THE EDGE

  4. bottom fishing 280 ft with spreader bar rig..penn international ..butterflyed pogie bout 3 lbs...left rod with bentbutt in gunnell..pulled line with left hand...cranked ...more handle with right...after 10 minutes...line went slack grouper pops up like bouy with bladder poking out mouth...100 lb plus class...lol...fishinghotline@gmail.com

    Gag Grouper with a bicyle rigs on commercial boat for snapper..

  5. free lining live mullett on penn 8500...

    Red Snapper with a whole 8 inch mullet

    1. Jesse you are 100%, correct about FWC, I grew up fishing the gulf and now it's not worth the expense of owning a saltwater boat anymore. thanks Florida for ...more ruining recreational fishing
    2. Jesse Wallace 0
      panhandle fishing hotline on facebook
    3. Jesse Wallace 0
      first year we had a season on snapper,,lol,,,juding by foilage...mask was nessacary...lol..im a fisherman not a felon...fla gave all to commercial...lowered our ...more limits..put seasons on fish..better off paying to headboat now..personal gulf fishing cost too much to go offshore and keep a few fish now...god bless america...screw florida...
    4. Mike A. 0
      Thanks Jesse! Nice mask!
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  6. 27.0 in. Albacore Tuna

    1. Donald Barnes, we were 22 miles out from New Port Richey.
    2. Donald Barnes 0
      How far out were you in miles
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  7. Scalloped Hammerhead Shark with a bonita

    1. Tim Crowley 0
      Cool night fishing. Don’t go for a swim to cool off!
    2. George Horvath 0
      Wow
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  8. One of 6 we kept. All sow Snapper over 30”.

    28 lb. 39 in. Red Snapper with a cigar minnow

    1. It shows
    2. Robert Coleman 0
      I'll second Chris' comment. You won't find a better guide Jonmikel!
    3. Robert Coleman 0
      I'll second Chris' comment. You won't find a better guide Jonmikel!
    4. He is a guide and highly recommended!
    5. Do u guide or just personal , I would really like to catch a snapper of that quality
    6. Nice work Capt!πŸ‘πŸ»
    7. wow! do they get much bigger than that!?
    8. b ripoer 0
      That's a beauty.
    9. Scott S 0
      Very nice...that looks like a powerful fish.
    10. wow... beautiful
    11. Nice!!!!
    12. George Horvath 0
      Wow
    13. Bryan Harper 0
      Damn! Beauty! πŸŽ£πŸ»πŸ‘
    14. Tod Fisher 0
      Good golly that things huge
    15. 58 miles out
    16. Bob Kimble 0
      How far out were you?
    17. Robert Coleman 0
      WOWZERS! What a giant! WTG Brother! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
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  9. Not legal limit , over board he goes to grow up

    Tripletail with a Live Shrimp

    1. Luke Woodard 0
      What area you in
  10. keep for tacos

    Vermilion Snapper

    1. frank gentile 0
      Gonna be delish

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