This is the time of year they spawn on the beaches. The St. Marys Jetties produced great trout catches this week, also. Flounder fishing off the Jekyll Pier was consistent this week for those fishing mudminnows and Gulp curly-tails. Landon Cheng of Leesburg caught the first flounder on Saturday.
Brenda Hampton outfished her husband Steve on Saturday. She had a incher and another smaller keeper. Trout, reds, flounder, and tarpon were caught in the creeks around St. Simons Island. Mike and Trish Wooten of St. Fish in the 18 to inch range were caught on jigs and live shrimp. Bull whiting were landed with dead shrimp. Flounder averaging 18 inches were in the mix, as well.
They ate mostly mudminnows and finger mullet. A few Spanish mackerel were caught on silver spoons and Gotcha plugs.
Sharks were caught on cut bait. Stone crabs and big blue crabs were caught this week. The tasty crustaceans should grace crab baskets all summer long. You can monitor the marine forecast HERE.
Ponds and saltwater will likely be your best option this weekend, as most rivers are higher than ideal. In ponds, throw topwaters early and late for bass. This is the time of year when my friend Pat Cullen used to fling buzzbaits all night long and catch double-digit fish from Valdosta area ponds. He threw 4 different versions of black quad-blade and flat-bladed buzzbaits. Fish the deepest areas for your chance at the biggest fish in the lake. The fish typically suspend during the hot days, but they will feed at night.
In saltwater you should be able to catch a bunch of trout by fishing runouts on the Cumberland Beach or by fishing around the St. Marys Jetties. High demand for seafood continues to drive overexploitation and environmental degradation, exacerbating this circular problem. WWF works to end overfishing by addressing root causes and impacts at the local and commercial levels.
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Rank 2? Nah, spend hours to drag through it. Also can't find Saltwater rank 2 spots either. I feel you on rank 2, it's been dragging on forever and I literally need 1 more point and it just won't give me it. On the world map choose fishing spots and it will tell you which maps are at your fishing level. Hover over each highlighted map and it will say if it's saltwater, freshwater, foul water, etc. Fishing mastery seems to go up less than 1 per fish caught, probably depending on the size of the fish. K0rci View Profile View Posts.
Just google fishing guide and read stuff there.