The North American Fly Fishing Forum
Go Back   The North American Fly Fishing Forum > Fly Fishing in the United States > Southeast U.S.

Southeast U.S. Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina. Post fishing reports, ask for information, discuss this area...


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 02-20-2013, 06:22 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 11
deerhunter5503 is on a distinguished road
Default Siesta key

I'm a New Hampshire fly fisherman headed south this march on a family vacation and plan on sneaking away and doing some fishing. I was wondering if anyone would pass on some info as far as fly patterns that work good and what kind of fish would be worth going for in march. I've been doing some research and as far as fishing from beachs I've heard Spanish makeral and redfish but I have no clue. It's sad to say but I've never left New England haha. Any help would be very appreciated as I will be headed there blind.
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 02-20-2013, 08:56 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: St. Louis, MO
Posts: 1,710
stl_geoff has much to be proud ofstl_geoff has much to be proud ofstl_geoff has much to be proud ofstl_geoff has much to be proud ofstl_geoff has much to be proud ofstl_geoff has much to be proud ofstl_geoff has much to be proud ofstl_geoff has much to be proud ofstl_geoff has much to be proud of
Default Re: Siesta key

Stop by and talk to the guys and gals at CB's Saltwater outfitters. They are awesome. i was introduced to this over new years and you'll be hard pressed to find a nicer group of people anywhere.
__________________
"When you do things right, people wont be sure you've done anything at all."

Storm Drain Bonefisher
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 02-22-2013, 01:24 AM
waterfordcreek's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Gatlinburg TN/Tampa Fl
Posts: 364
waterfordcreek has a spectacular aura aboutwaterfordcreek has a spectacular aura about
Default Re: Siesta key

You are going to one of my favorite places...

Walk the beach at first light.....clousers....shrimp and crab patterns.

At that time of year...depending on water temp....you are looking at redfish, snook, sea trout...it may be a bit early for the poons.

Also remember that tide..moon phase and high pressure...will all be major factors.

A favorite past-time of mine is fishing dock lights at night with a shrimp or minnow imitation.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 03-05-2013, 08:56 AM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 106
tonysav is on a distinguished road
Default Re: Siesta key

Fish Turtle Beach just south of Siesta Key Beach you should do well with a clouser or any white fly. Plenty of lady fish, trout, snook, mac's. Its not crowded like Siesta mostly all locals we have a group that fishes there almost everyday get there early before the beach people get there.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
$50.00 Columbia PFG Bonehead LS Fishing Shirt Size XL NWT Siesta Key Logo Ebay USA Fishing Shirts and Clothing 0 06-17-2012 06:50 PM













All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:46 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
2005-2014 The North American Fly Fishing Forum. All rights reserved.