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South Gulf cove canals- ........
Butterford Ramp
South Gulf Cove park

Locks S.G.C.

January

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/10/17-------- Snook at the locks. Bass fishing in the way back
Taliphia and Myans thick in the canals , worms or grubs as bait.

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/19/17--------  No reports , a couple guys are buying worms so
we know the fish are biting Pan fish any way
Fishin Frank & Robert   01/30/17-------- No reports on the slat water, Bass fishing is doing ok.

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--01/22/15-------  Tarpon and Snook
in the back the bass are hitting dingers and or inline spinners

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--01/13/15-------Bass, Snook,
and out by the rim, Lots of trapon

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/04/16----- ????

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/13/16----- The bass in the way back canals and lakes is really coming on strong
Shinners or plastic worms, there is no real pattern to the lures, each person is fishing something
different and every one is saying this is the only thing that works right now.

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/26/16----- Bass and some crappie in the way back
Red fish are holding out near the locks. and A few Trout have sneaked their way
in to the canals

 

February

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/13/17-------- Blue gill fishing is great for big Blue gills.
The bass fishing is very good purple colors

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--02/23/15------?? No reports

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--02/09/15------- ?????

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--02/02/15-------Bass in the back country

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/03/16-----The Bass are hitting live shiners Either free line
or use a float next to the weeds

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/08/16----Bass fishing is good on the back canals
The red fish are holding near the locks, a few Smaller Tarpon being caught in the rim canal
Near the dirt ramp

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/15/16---- Bass fishing is good and the Tarpon are starting to feed here in the canals
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/24/16---- Tarpon in the front and Bass and Blue gills in the way back canals

 

 

March-3

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/06/17-------- Snook fishing trolling for Snook is your best bet.
quite a few Tarpon 5 to 10 pounds on small popper flies

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/13/17-------- Bass fishing is good in the way back by 771
Shinners and June bug is the color for plastics and the blue gill fishing is good
The locks have Snook near them free line shrimp for the monster Snook

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/23/17--------Some Snook and Bass, no real reports,
Just rumors

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/29/17-------- no reports. Big fish on the lights

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/30/15------ Snook at the locks. The fish back here

will be trying to get out for spawning season. So the locks will be a good bet
Snook and tarpon both

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/22/15------ Snook is starting to really pick up
from the locks back in to the docks. Cast under the dcoks closeest to the canal with the
locks or troll up the canal to the locks.
shrimp free line cast unde rthe docks is a very good way to find your last shot keeper
best early or late on the day

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/09/15-------Some Bass hiting in the back june bug seems
tobe color of Plastic, Some Tarpon in the canal heading to the lock

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/02/15-------  Bass up in the back canals,
Live Shiners or plastics frogs seem to be the baits of choice

 The Snook are starting hit, with the water warming up, Troll along the docks or
better Yet cast the docks iwth a free line shrimp or a Storm twitch,
 If the docks have a little more water depth use a little john with a Rock port rattle head
Anothe good chice is a white swim shad
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/30/15------ Snook at the locks. The fish back here

will be trying to get out for spawning season. So the locks will be a good bet
Snook and tarpon both

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/22/15------ Snook is starting to really pick up
from the locks back in to the docks. Cast under the dcoks closeest to the canal with the
locks or troll up the canal to the locks.
shrimp free line cast unde rthe docks is a very good way to find your last shot keeper
best early or late on the day

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/09/15-------Some Bass hiting in the back june bug seems
tobe color of Plastic, Some Tarpon in the canal heading to the lock

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/02/15-------  Bass up in the back canals,
Live Shiners or plastics frogs seem to be the baits of choice

 The Snook are starting hit, with the water warming up, Troll along the docks or
better Yet cast the docks iwth a free line shrimp or a Storm twitch,
 If the docks have a little more water depth use a little john with a Rock port rattle head
Anothe good chice is a white swim shad

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/01/16---- Some bass way up in the bass and the that have been hding back there during the
cold weather are now really starting to bite,

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/16/16---- seems like the red fish are trying to get out to the
harbor and the locks had a bunch of reds on them this week
The Snook fishing in most of the canals is getting better,

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/24/16---- a mixed bag of things the reds ahve been holding around the locks
and the Snook will start feeling the need to move so they will be heading to the locks as well.
the Tarpon which are here in the canals will also start getting the urge to head out,
while there are a couple small tiny creeks to let them out, they will still try the locks first

 

April-4

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/07/17-------- The Shiners are working Bass 3 to 4 pounds and
the myan cilids hitting great on worms. Snook are a by catch of Shiner fishing for bass

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/21/17-------- ???

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/28/17-------  - ?????

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/27/15------Lot sof Snook by the locks trying to get out
or once they are out they seem confused, Like ok I am out now what?
Some very good bass fishing is to be had way up in the canals past 771

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/13/15------ Not much for reports, heard of a guy fishin the locks
out side the locks and caught a nice over size Snook. but not much reports other than that

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/07/15------ Ahhh have not heard any reports
Except the Snook are trying to get out of the canals and are loaded at the locks

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/06/16----  The entrance has Snook right against the mangroves
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/16/16----Red fish are hit or miss just inside of the locks and the same for the Snook
I am not sure how they are getting out of the canals but there is a bunch of Snook just out side the canals on the west side of the river
so I think they have a back door out from the canals

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/29/16---- Snook are really tring to get out to spawn
Trolling is the best way to find where they are.

 

May-5

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/04/17-------- Bass and Mayans, way in the back

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/13/17--------  ?/

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/20/17-------- some blue gills and Myans

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/26/17--------  ????? a couple guys bought fresh water shiners

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--05/25/15------ Some nice blue gills in the back fresh water

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--05/15/15------ ???

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/27/15------ ??/

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/09/16-----Jacks and Sharks the bonnet and even some Black tip are
feeding along the sea wall good bet right now

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/09/16-----No-reports Knock knock any one home :-)

June-6

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/17/17--------????

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/23/17-------- Blue gill and Mayans along with tailpia

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/30/17------- Snook are staring to hit trolling,
 The fresh water fishing is still pretty good,

 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/24/15------

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/15/15------No reports

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/08/15------No reports

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/09/16----- The bass the the canals have really turned on and
the Tarpon little guys are really trying to get out. so lots of action in the canals

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/13/16---- Bass fishing is very good and the Snook are back feeding right next to the Bass
Out near the locks there is some Small Tarpon and a few red fish.

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/20/16----- The Red fish have been hanging out at the locks
on the outside that is in the bay and around the docks for the locks

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/27/16----- Out of the locks by cattle dock there is some Reds
and do not be shocked when you hook up a nice snook.

by the Marina the boat ramp by the weeds, are full of Bass, and Snook laying side by side
Strom twitch is the #1

 

July

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Fishin Frank & Robert   07/06/17--------???
Fishin Frank & Robert   07/15/17-------- Non native fresh water fish talipa and Childs

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/21/17--------  Some Mayan Cichlids tasty little fish, best caught
on worms.

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/29/17-------- ?????


Fishin Frank & Robert's report--07/28/15------ Tons of Snook and there
is a lot of Tarpon to be caught, Trolling a Rat-L-trap seem to be your best bet
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--07/15/15------ No reports, I did hear of some good Snook fishing
but that was a rumor.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--07/06/15----- I think every one went north
I hope they remembered to turn of f the light, No -reports

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/04/16----- Tarpon smaller ones and they are seeming to like small Rat-L-traps
trolled

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/18/16----- some reds just inside the locks,
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   07/29/16----- Tons of crab traps,
the lakes in the back are full of Tarpon and Snook, use rat-L-traps or raplala X-raps

 

August

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/04/17-------- ???????

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/11/17--------  ??????

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/18/17--------   ??????

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/25/17-------- A bunch of Snook trolling


Fishin Frank & Robert   08/24/15------ ????

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/12/15------  no reports

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/08/16-----  Some bass in the back country and it is a frog bite
ponds and canals west of 771.

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/15/16-----  no reports

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/22/16----- Alligator hunting real good
not much for fishing news.

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/29/16-----  no reports

 

September

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/01/17-------- ????

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/15/17-------- ?????

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/23/17-------- Trolling for snook is the thing with a storm twitch stik
and there is quite a few Tarpon, Try Storm twitch, and Gold sprite, or rat l trap
Mayans are around most of the docks

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/29/17-------- Trolling for Snook and Tarpon is the fun thing
lots of Mayan's 

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/15/15------ Trolling for Tarpon and Snook is the thing right now
Rat-L-traps or X-rap lures about 3 miles per hour try to get close to the docks,
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/07/15------??

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/13/16----- Red fish trolling thing with rat-L-traps.

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/22/16----- Red fish near the locks

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/28/16-----  ??????


 

October

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/02/15------Red fish at the locks and in that bay.
Just inside the locks and in the canals the Tarpon and Snook are hitting rat-l-traps and
X-raps trolled

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/09/15------???

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/19/15----- Bass fishing is getting good
Worms Texas rigged, Greens and browns, Or frogs over the weeds

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/27/15-----??????

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/18/16----- Bass in the way back southern end by the u haul ramp / park

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/24/16----- Bass fishing in the way back canals with shiners and
Top water frogs, look for cat tails, to find the bass.

 

 

November

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/23/15----- ?????

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/13/15----- Snook doing way better, and The reds are just out side of the locks
Some good Bass fishing once you get past 771. Worms Texas rigged green colors doing well.
If you have a thick weed cover try a frog, slow twitched across the pads, dark colors seem to be the
thing in frogs

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/30/15----- ??????

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/14/16----- Bass and Snook by the bait they are buying
no real reports of fish caught

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/08/16-----  rotunda has some great Bass fishing
The Snook and the Tarpon are both turning on and the things are going to break out

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/21/16----- some blue gill fishing

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/29/16-----  Bass are hitting shiners and the Snook are hitting them as well.
some blue gills hitting on the way back west of 771 in the canals

 

 

December

Fishin Frank & Robert   12/13/16-----  Crappie fishing is doing well west of 771 and they are hitting minnows
Fishin Frank & Robert   12/22/16--------  no reports

Fishin Frank & Robert   12/28/16-------- A lot of fish Red fish under the docks, and a Lot of tarpon rolling
the Snook are very active. Lots of snook under the docks for fun.

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--12/30/14------- Bass and Tarpon in the back canals
there are some snook out by the locks and in the canal on the way to the locks

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--12/19/14------- Bass are really hitting back in the
back canals, and the Closer you get to the locks, the snook and Trout are htiing

 

 

 

 

South Gulf cove canals- ........
Butterford Ramp
South Gulf Cove park

Locks S.G.C.

January

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--01/22/15-------  Tarpon and Snook
in the back the bass are hitting dingers and or inline spinners

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--01/13/15-------Bass, Snook,
and out by the rim, Lots of trapon

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/04/16----- ????

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/13/16----- The bass in the way back canals and lakes is really coming on strong
Shinners or plastic worms, there is no real pattern to the lures, each person is fishing something
different and every one is saying this is the only thing that works right now.

Fishin Frank & Robert   01/26/16----- Bass and some crappie in the way back
Red fish are holding out near the locks. and A few Trout have sneaked their way
in to the canals

 

February

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--02/23/15------?? No reports

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--02/09/15------- ?????

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--02/02/15-------Bass in the back country

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/03/16-----The Bass are hitting live shiners Either free line
or use a float next to the weeds

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/08/16----Bass fishing is good on the back canals
The red fish are holding near the locks, a few Smaller Tarpon being caught in the rim canal
Near the dirt ramp

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/15/16---- Bass fishing is good and the Tarpon are starting to feed here in the canals
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   02/24/16---- Tarpon in the front and Bass and Blue gills in the way back canals

 

 

March-3

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/30/15------ Snook at the locks. The fish back here

will be trying to get out for spawning season. So the locks will be a good bet
Snook and tarpon both

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/22/15------ Snook is starting to really pick up
from the locks back in to the docks. Cast under the dcoks closeest to the canal with the
locks or troll up the canal to the locks.
shrimp free line cast unde rthe docks is a very good way to find your last shot keeper
best early or late on the day

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/09/15-------Some Bass hiting in the back june bug seems
tobe color of Plastic, Some Tarpon in the canal heading to the lock

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/02/15-------  Bass up in the back canals,
Live Shiners or plastics frogs seem to be the baits of choice

 The Snook are starting hit, with the water warming up, Troll along the docks or
better Yet cast the docks iwth a free line shrimp or a Storm twitch,
 If the docks have a little more water depth use a little john with a Rock port rattle head
Anothe good chice is a white swim shad
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/30/15------ Snook at the locks. The fish back here

will be trying to get out for spawning season. So the locks will be a good bet
Snook and tarpon both

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/22/15------ Snook is starting to really pick up
from the locks back in to the docks. Cast under the dcoks closeest to the canal with the
locks or troll up the canal to the locks.
shrimp free line cast unde rthe docks is a very good way to find your last shot keeper
best early or late on the day

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/09/15-------Some Bass hiting in the back june bug seems
tobe color of Plastic, Some Tarpon in the canal heading to the lock

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--03/02/15-------  Bass up in the back canals,
Live Shiners or plastics frogs seem to be the baits of choice

 The Snook are starting hit, with the water warming up, Troll along the docks or
better Yet cast the docks iwth a free line shrimp or a Storm twitch,
 If the docks have a little more water depth use a little john with a Rock port rattle head
Anothe good chice is a white swim shad

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/01/16---- Some bass way up in the bass and the that have been hding back there during the
cold weather are now really starting to bite,

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/16/16---- seems like the red fish are trying to get out to the
harbor and the locks had a bunch of reds on them this week
The Snook fishing in most of the canals is getting better,

Fishin Frank & Robert   03/24/16---- a mixed bag of things the reds ahve been holding around the locks
and the Snook will start feeling the need to move so they will be heading to the locks as well.
the Tarpon which are here in the canals will also start getting the urge to head out,
while there are a couple small tiny creeks to let them out, they will still try the locks first

 

April-4

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/27/15------Lot sof Snook by the locks trying to get out
or once they are out they seem confused, Like ok I am out now what?
Some very good bass fishing is to be had way up in the canals past 771

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/13/15------ Not much for reports, heard of a guy fishin the locks
out side the locks and caught a nice over size Snook. but not much reports other than that

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/07/15------ Ahhh have not heard any reports
Except the Snook are trying to get out of the canals and are loaded at the locks

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/06/16----  The entrance has Snook right against the mangroves
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/16/16----Red fish are hit or miss just inside of the locks and the same for the Snook
I am not sure how they are getting out of the canals but there is a bunch of Snook just out side the canals on the west side of the river
so I think they have a back door out from the canals

Fishin Frank & Robert   04/29/16---- Snook are really tring to get out to spawn
Trolling is the best way to find where they are.

 

May-5

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--05/25/15------ Some nice blue gills in the back fresh water

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--05/15/15------ ???

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--04/27/15------ ??/

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/09/16-----Jacks and Sharks the bonnet and even some Black tip are
feeding along the sea wall good bet right now

Fishin Frank & Robert   05/09/16-----No-reports Knock knock any one home :-)

June-6

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/24/15------

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/15/15------No reports

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--06/08/15------No reports

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/09/16----- The bass the the canals have really turned on and
the Tarpon little guys are really trying to get out. so lots of action in the canals

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/13/16---- Bass fishing is very good and the Snook are back feeding right next to the Bass
Out near the locks there is some Small Tarpon and a few red fish.

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/20/16----- The Red fish have been hanging out at the locks
on the outside that is in the bay and around the docks for the locks

Fishin Frank & Robert   06/27/16----- Out of the locks by cattle dock there is some Reds
and do not be shocked when you hook up a nice snook.

by the Marina the boat ramp by the weeds, are full of Bass, and Snook laying side by side
Strom twitch is the #1

 

July
Fishin Frank & Robert's report--07/28/15------ Tons of Snook and there
is a lot of Tarpon to be caught, Trolling a Rat-L-trap seem to be your best bet
 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--07/15/15------ No reports, I did hear of some good Snook fishing
but that was a rumor.

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--07/06/15----- I think every one went north
I hope they remembered to turn of f the light, No -reports

August
Fishin Frank & Robert   08/24/15------ ????

Fishin Frank & Robert   08/12/15------  no reports

September
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/15/15------ Trolling for Tarpon and Snook is the thing right now
Rat-L-traps or X-rap lures about 3 miles per hour try to get close to the docks,
 

Fishin Frank & Robert   09/07/15------??


 

October

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/02/15------Red fish at the locks and in that bay.
Just inside the locks and in the canals the Tarpon and Snook are hitting rat-l-traps and
X-raps trolled

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/09/15------???

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/19/15----- Bass fishing is getting good
Worms Texas rigged, Greens and browns, Or frogs over the weeds

Fishin Frank & Robert   10/27/15-----??????

 

November

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/23/15----- ?????

 

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/13/15----- Snook doing way better, and The reds are just out side of the locks
Some good Bass fishing once you get past 771. Worms Texas rigged green colors doing well.
If you have a thick weed cover try a frog, slow twitched across the pads, dark colors seem to be the
thing in frogs

Fishin Frank & Robert   11/30/15----- ??????

 

 

December

 

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--12/30/14------- Bass and Tarpon in the back canals
there are some snook out by the locks and in the canal on the way to the locks

Fishin Frank & Robert's report--12/19/14------- Bass are really hitting back in the
back canals, and the Closer you get to the locks, the snook and Trout are htiing