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

Longtime resident of Southwest Florida. Captain Ross hails from the historic waters along the Caloosahatchee River. Publisher of The Intrepid Angler, with a history of guiding anglers from the Florida Keys to Southeast Alaska. His mission is to target big game species with lures and does his best to do it by kayak when he can! Follow his adventures around Florida and the world.

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