Category: Catch Of The Month

She is an Angler now

Fran Hobbs and Donna Nixon traveled all the way from Scotland to stay at the Plantation Adventure Center and do a little fishing. Donna is a lifelong fisherman and was very excited to go after her first redfish. Fran on the other hand didn’t want anything to do with fishing at all. I love watching

First Ever Redfish

    One of the best parts of being a fishing guide is seeing someone catch their first fish, I think it makes us recall the way we felt when we first did the same. I met my clients today at the Plantation Adventure Center and headed west for a day of fun. Steve,Greg and John

Top water action

   I have been having problems with my boat as of late which is no surprise to anyone who owns a boat. Bust. Out. Another.Thousand is what it stands for,I truly cant complain to much its been a good motor and it doesn’t owe me a thing. I have been sitting around to much and

Fat Boys

  Today I spent the day with Steve,Dan and Burns from Conduit Constructors. We left out off Plantation Adventure Center on the beautiful Crystal River and headed west out to the grouper rocks to tangle with some shallow water grouper. The weather today made it a tough ballgame,the cloud cover made it almost impossible to

First redfish on the fly

    This photo is of Madison MacDonald with his first redfish on the fly. He is a young man that is turning out to be a fine angler. We did some back country fishing in Ozello and had some good shots at some nice redfish and just got refusals,such is life with fly fishing sometimes.

Redfish Chow

    Today I did a corporate trip for the Purina company out of the Plantation Adventure Center on the Crystal River. Myself along with eight other boats took a great group of people out for some redfish and trout. I had Joe Jerry and Calvin on my boat and I had a great time with

She’s Got Dinner Tonight

    MY clients from Port ST Joe cam back for another grouper and scalloping excursion. Brandon and Sara were the best clients during this season they had it down lick real pros with very little help they got there limit of scallops and grouper in short order. The grouper bite was a little slow but

Siesta Key Redfish

    Today was my daughters birthday but I got the gift! I am not one to go to the beach but when your wife and daughter ask you to go you just have to grab your fly rod and go anyway. We don’t have any beach front in Homosassa so when I walked out onto

Masters Class

    Today I got to spend the day on the water with my TaeKwon Do Instructor Master Peter Thibado.   When we get together it is usually Pete teaching me something but today I had the pleasure of showing my instructor what I know how to do. We had a great day out there today we

Slamming Snook

      The big snook in this picture jumped two feet out of the water when he hit the plug! This was Larry’s first snook and right at sunset after a perfect day of fishing. We managed a Homosassa Slam today, redfish trout and snook.