Latest Fort Myers Fishing Reports. Narrow gauge train rails spanning the length of the pier transported freight and baggage in the early 1900's. VISIT OUR ONLINE SHOP . Just the beginning of my first fishing adventure with Eric Root Jose Betancourt reports nice size bass have been biting swim jigs and swimbaits around Grassy Island and flipping heavy jigs on the outside grass lines along Observation Shoal has been good for nice prespawn fish, for those who love to fool their bass with fake baits. No. With full written report (updated twice daily) on swell, wind and waves and 16-day surf forecasts, so you can know before you go. King Fisher Capt. OFFSHORE: A&B Charters Capt. Reports over the past week have been slow due to dirty water and rough conditions. Boat Rental & Charter. The past few days we have had 1/2 day and 3/4 day charters. Located at the west end of 12th Avenue S. Naples Fishing Pier extends 1 000 feet into the Gulf of Mexico. Nice size trout also have been biting in the canals of Punta Gorda Isles, where they’ve retreated from the cold grass flats. Coastal Angler Magazine Naples, Marco Island, Everglades, and Bonita Springs is your go-to resource for everything for the Outdoor Enthusiast. 3: Blind Pass for a little of everything. The fishing’s good where there’s no red tide, and the red tide sampling map is showing improvement as well. Get today's most accurate Naples Pier surf report. Saturday Feb 23rd Offshore fishing report. Bobby Nagaj was happy to show off Chicago angler Will Laughlin’s beautiful mutton snapper. Clam Pass Beach Park. 1243 Illinois Dr. Naples, FL 34103. Dave Hanson reports Bob Eckle and his sons fished several nearshore spots Monday, from four to eight miles west of New Pass, where they boxed a dozen grunts and released three red grouper, one gag and a flounder, all undersize. I am a Naples native and have spent my entire life fishing the waters of southwest Florida. Fishing at Naples Pier is very good; visitors and locals have been known to catch grouper, red snapper, mackerel, trout, and occasionally, king fish and sharks! PINE ISLAND: St. James City Capt. View current Naples Pier surf conditions, weather, and buoy data. Naples Fishing Reports. Search for a fishing guide or charter by state, country, fishing type, species or key word search. Threads 1,106 Messages 4,961. Threads 1,106 Messages 4,961. Naples, FL 34110. You can tailor what you target just by walking down to the other end of the pier. Bob Brooks also reports good fly fishing for redfish around Pine Island, where “Pete Squibb’s Squgly has ’em eating.” He’s been fishing incoming tides, between recent cold fronts. Avalon 1/16 Dolphin Escort and Sheep Herding. If you need to purchase any beverages or snacks, there is a small concession stand selling food, beverages, fishing supplies and all your beach needs to help make your trip there a little easier. "I knew somebody must have caught something interesting so I headed that way," he said. Place to post reports, questions, answers, and topics related to pier and shore-based fishing. The Naples-Marco Island area has terrific beaches and beach fishing! OFFSHORE: Capt. Captain Tony Fontana offers half, three-quarter and full day rates that … To speak to a health professional regarding red tide symptoms call the Florida Poison Information Center toll free at 1-800-222-1222. Fat snook are more common on Florida’s East Coast, and this pair might have wandered over during recent water releases from Lake Okeechobee, via the St. Lucie River. Collier county residents! 2020-11-07 8:50 AM. Naples area beaches include: Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park. The Posts. In 2005, Naples was voted the best beach in America by the Travel Channel. That’s a serious lane snapper, 16 inches, for a serious young man, Elijah Bowman, 10, who ran 30 miles off Sanibel with his dad, Jeff Chitwood, to find it. 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