King Mackerel: They follow their bait fish, menhaden shad, we call: Pogies, Huge schools of pogies can be found just outside the surf lines along the beaches during July & August. Each summer they spawn in shallower water. Fishing style: Trolling. Follow link for more detail on trolling.
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Fishing Report for Jan. 15: Today we fished a mid-day half day. I spent the morning catching bait and then we left around 10. We had a good King Mackerel bite! We had to fish a couple of spots, but finally got them going. We also caught a Mutton Snapper as well. Wind was Northeast at around 8 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet #fearlessfishing #report #captjoehendrix #islamorada #charter