In this episode, the baitfish fry hatch is in full swing as we venture into the Caloosahatchee River for Mid-Summer tarpon fishing. We found the fish to be pretty picky about what presentations would get a response, but once we got the pattern dialed in, the bite was on!

Gear List:
Rod: 8′ Sewell Custom Swimbait Rod
Reel: Shimano TwinPower 8K
Line: 50lb Power Pro
Leader: 80lb Mono
Lures:

Hogy 8inch HDUV Paddle Tail + 10/0 Barbarian Jig Head

7inch 1.75oz Pro Tail Eel

Capt. Ross

An Iowa native, Capt. Ross became a snowbird moved to Southwest Florida in 2005 at the age of 19. After getting his first taste of the salt as a teenager out of Venice, LA. He knew life by the sea was his calling. With years of dedication, hard work and fisherman’s luck, Capt Ross. has become a full-time angler, guide, and outdoor content creator.

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