Tuesday, May 29, 2012 ~ Tarpon jumping at Boca Grand pass. Sanibel & Captiva fishing charters

Tarpon jumping at Boca Grand pass. Sanibel & Captiva charters.

The best part of a tarpon fight is when they jump out of the water.  The smaller fish tend to jump more then the larger ones.

So come on down and book a charter for an adventure of a lifetime!

Let’s go Sanibel & Captiva fishing – or shelling! It is also Boca Grande Pass tarpon fishing time!

Fair winds and following seas,

Captain Joey Burnsed ~ call 239-472-8658 or email captjoefred@gmail to book a Sanibel & Captiva or Boca Grande fishing or shelling charter.

Monday, May 28, 2012 ~ Trout, Mackerel, and Ladyfish on Sanibel & Captiva fishing charters

Sea trout caught in Redfish Pass on Sanibel & Captiva charters.

Today we decided to take a break from tarpon and go fishing for smaller fish like trout, mackerel, and ladyfish.

We had a great time catching trout and mackerel!

Let’s go Sanibel & Captiva fishing – or shelling! It is also Boca Grande Pass tarpon fishing time!

Fair winds and following seas,

Captain Joey Burnsed ~ call 239-472-8658 or email captjoefred@gmail to book a Sanibel & Captiva or Boca Grande fishing or shelling charter.

Sunday, May 27, 2012 ~ 270 lb. Goliath Grouper caught offshore of Captiva on Sanibel & Captiva fishing charters

270 lb. Goliath Grouper caught offshore of Captiva on Sanibel & Captiva charters

After we caught the 170 lb. tarpon at Boca Grand pass we decided to go fish for a Goliath Grouper!

After about 45 minutes we finally had a bite!  The fish was so big that it almost pulled Tim overboard with him!  We took a lot of pictures of him before we let him go.

All in all a great day of fishing!

Let’s go Sanibel & Captiva fishing – or shelling! It is also Boca Grande Pass tarpon fishing time!

Saturday, May 26, 2012 ~ 170 lb. tarpon caught at Boca Grande Pass on Sanibel & Captiva Fishing Charters

170 lb. Tarpon caught at Boca Grand pass on Sanibel & Captiva charters!

Charlie caught this 170 lb. tarpon at Boca Grand Pass today!

The fight took about 20 minutes and this was the biggest fish we have landed this year!

So come on down and enjoy your own tarpon fight!

Let’s go Sanibel & Captiva fishing – or shelling!  It is also Boca Grande Pass tarpon fishing time!

Fair winds and following seas,

Captain Joey Burnsed ~ call 239-472-8658 or email captjoefred@gmail to book a Sanibel & Captiva or Boca Grande fishing or shelling charter.

Thursday, May 24, 2012 ~ 150 lb. tarpon caught today at Boca Grande Pass on Sanibel & Captiva Fishing Charters

150 lb. Tarpon caught today at Boca Grand pass on Sanibel & Captiva charters

Today we took Charlie and his friend Nate up to Boca Grande to go tarpon fishing!

We lost our first fish, but five minutes later we hooked-up this 150 pounder!

We then spent the next 45+ minutes fighting the fish!

When we finally had her close to the boat, we were near the beach so we got to jump in and get a great photo!

We released the tarpon and off she went.  Hope to catch another tomorrow!

After that, we decided to go trout fishing.  In jus 30 minutes, we had caught over 30 trout, seven of them which were keepers!

Overall a great day of fishing!

Let’s go Sanibel & Captiva fishing – or shelling!  It is also Boca Grande Pass tarpon fishing time!

Fair winds and following seas,

Captain Joey Burnsed ~ call 239-472-8658 or email captjoefred@gmail to book a Sanibel & Captiva or Boca Grande fishing or shelling charter.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 ~ Redfish are biting inshore of Captiva on Sanibel & Captiva fishing charters

Redfish caught on Sanibel & Captiva charters

Today we caught some redfish inshore of Captiva.

Redfish are a good eating fish, and they give a great fight!

Let’s go Sanibel & Captiva fishing – or shelling! It is also Boca Grande Pass tarpon fishing time!

Fair winds and following seas,

Captain Joey Burnsed ~ call 239-472-8658 or email captjoefred@gmail to book a Sanibel & Captiva or Boca Grande fishing or shelling charter.

 

Tuesday, May 22, 2012 ~ Three tarpon caught at Boca Grand pass on Sanibel & Captiva fishing charters

Tarpon caught at Boca Grand pass on Sanibel & Captiva charters

This is a tarpon that we beached at Boca Grand pass. We are happy to say right after we took this picture we released the fish in good health.

Tarpon fishing is a lot of fun, so come on down and have a great time on Sanibel & Captiva charters!

Let’s go Sanibel & Captiva fishing – or shelling! It is also Boca Grande Pass tarpon fishing time!

Fair winds and following seas,

Captain Joey Burnsed ~ call 239-472-8658 or email captjoefred@gmail to book a Sanibel & Captiva or Boca Grande fishing or shelling charter.

Monday, May 21, 2012 ~ Sunset over Redfish Pass. Sanibel & Captiva fishing charters

Sunset over Redfish Pass. Sanibel & Captiva charters

It’s is always beautiful in Captiva.  So book a charter and enjoy the views!

Let’s go Sanibel & Captiva fishing – or shelling! It is also Boca Grande Pass tarpon fishing time!

Fair winds and following seas,

Captain Joey Burnsed ~ call 239-472-8658 or email captjoefred@gmail to book a Sanibel & Captiva or Boca Grande fishing or shelling charter.

 

Sunday, May 20, 2012 ~ Hog Snapper caught on Sanibel & Captiva fishing charters

Hog Snapper caught on Sanibel & Captiva charters

This is a beautiful looking fish called a Hog Snapper!  We caught this fish last month on a charter, while fishing offshore.

This fish is rare around here so if you are really lucky you can catch one!

Let’s go Sanibel & Captiva fishing – or shelling! It is also Boca Grande Pass tarpon fishing time!

Fair winds and following seas,

Captain Joey Burnsed ~ call 239-472-8658 or email captjoefred@gmail to book a Sanibel & Captiva or Boca Grande fishing or shelling charter.

 

Saturday, May 19, 2012 ~ Tarpon and a Bull Sharks on Sanibel & Captiva fishing charters

Bull shark caught in Redfish Pass on Sanibel & Captiva charters!

Tarpon at Boca pass and Bull sharks at Redfish pass.  So come on down and book a charter and have the time of your life!

Let’s go Sanibel & Captiva fishing – or shelling! It is also Boca Grande Pass tarpon fishing time!

Fair winds and following seas,

Captain Joey Burnsed ~ call 239-472-8658 or email captjoefred@gmail to book a Sanibel & Captiva or Boca Grande fishing or shelling charter.