Fishing & Boating

Fishing & Boating

Female angler and friends find fishing can be fun, fashionable

No matter where someone is from, how they grew up or what their gender, race or background is, fishing has the chance to get them hooked. Those who enjoy the sport will forever have it in their blood and return time after time. The chase of our finned counterparts creates a common bond that connects anglers not only to each other but to nature.

Fishing & Boating

Skyway angler, much to his surprise, hooks a hogfish

Jason Hoffman has been casting lines from the Sunshine Skyway fishing piers for more than 25 years. Through experience he’s learned the best times and tactics to target its various fin visitors throughout the year. Even then, a surprise catch caught him off guard while leaving online anglers questioning the authenticity of such a rare catch.

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