Tampa Bay Fishing Report

May 17, 2015 by Mark Magni

Trip Info


Reel Till U Feel Charters fishing report for Tampa Bay.
Mangrove Snapper bite is heating up, with some really nice size Snapper landed on White bait and Shrimp fishing around the bridge pylons, sea walls and rock piles.
Snook have continued to put the feed bag on in prep for their spawn. Snook season is closed so get them back in the water ASAP.
The Redfish bite has been hit or miss the last few weeks, With some nice slot size fish landed with on a few over slot caught on white bait and dead sticking cut bait.
The Trout bite has been consistent, on white bait. Most have been in the 16 to 19 inch range along with some nice Flounder being caught in the area as the Trout.
Cobia are roaming the flats around and on top of Stingrays eating White bait and crabs. A beautiful 40 inch was brought aboard this last week by angler Joe Norris.
Look for the Tarpon action to reely heat up on the out going tide around the New Moon. Get out and bowel to the King.

Now is the time to get outdoors and enjoy the Florida sun.
Capt Mark Magni, Reel Till U Feel Charters

Book your trip with Reel Till U Feel Charters

Reel Till U Feel Charters

Captain Mark Magni grew up in Tampa and has been fishing the prolific Tampa Bay for over 40 years now. He is a United States Coast Guard licensed Captain, trained in First Aid and CPR Certified. He owns and operates Reel ‘Till U Feel charters,…

Other Reports by This Captain

Post Hermine Fishing is Great

September 06, 2016
Reel Till U Feel Charters, Tampa Bay Fishing Report The Mangrove Snapper bite still remains hot post Hermine. The storm brought a lot of fr…

Tampa Bay Fishing Report

August 17, 2016
Reel Till U Feel Charters, Tampa Bay Fishing Report The Mangrove Snapper bite remains just about as hot as the weather. Anywhere there is st…