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Surf & Land

Surf Fishing

SURF FISHING AMELIA ISLAND BEACH ACCESS There are over 50 beach access points on Amelia Island making it too easy to pick a spot.  Look for the small white signs with blue lettering which are smaller than a real estate sign and only a foot off the ground.  Limited parking is available at most access …

Surf Tackle

Rod & Reel Maintenance NO MATTER WHAT TYPE OF ROD & REEL YOU USE IT MUST BE RINSED COMPLETE AFTER EACH USE AND DON’T FORGET TO INCLUDE THE ROD GUIDES. I personally prefer spinning tackle over casting but that is just me.   Any bass tackle will work for much of what you may catch from shore.   …

Inshore Fishing Tackle

There are so many combinations that will work it is almost impossible to list them all.  What I will do is talk in general terms about what will work and what I use. Inshore Fishing Tackle Rod & Reel Maintenance NO MATTER WHAT TYPE OF ROD & REEL YOU USE IT MUST BE RINSED COMPLETE AFTER …

Tackle

Fishing Tackle Long Term Follow Up

After five years of only saltwater fishing here is what I’ve learned about my tackle.   I recently did a complete overhaul on all my rods and reels.    Ranked from best to worst are the Penn Spinfisher V SSV4500, the Shimano Sahara 4000,   the Shimano Sonora 4000f, and Plueger President 6935X.                  …

Ft George Inlet

Little Talbot Island I took my first trip to Little Talbot Island State Park in mid-February.   After driving to the southern end of the park I parked as close to the water as possible.   Loading my beach cart took only a few minutes.  Then I walked to the southernmost cross over to access the water.  …