St. Petersburg Fishing Reports

january fish report

January 11, 2016 by Ted Nesti

Trip Info

The Catch

January fish report

With the weather cooling down after a warm December, the Sheepshead have finally started to school up in the Bay Pines Area back in the bayou around oyster bars , deeper holes ,docks and bridges. On recent trips been able to catch our limit of Sheepshead and a couple Redfish mixed in. Sheepheads likes small crabs and shrimps but Speepheads are bait robbers you must be ready for the right nibble and set the hook. I use a 1 or 2 ought hook with a light weight or 1/8 jig head with a small piece of shrimp or crab, been catching fish up 5 lbs, these fish are very tasty.

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Captain Ted Nesti Inshore Fishing

Capt. Ted Nesti, a Florida native, is a United States Coast Guard- licensed and insured charter captain and fishing guide, with over 40 years of experience fishing the inshore waterways of the Tampa Bay area, Pinellas County as well as the notorious Gulf