John’s Trophy Red

Fishing the redfish tournament out of Steinhatchee, John Byatt hooks into this beautiful 28″ redfish

GOFC donates funds for the Buckeye Reef 2015 Deployment

The people in the TCRRT Supporters photo L to R: (Larry Dasher family) Connie Stanlin, Larry Dasher Jr., Sarah Dasher, Brett Lundy (TCRRT, President), Jody Courtney (TCRRT, VP) and Leroy Holmes (GOFC, President).  Not pictured: Taylor Tourism Development Council, Georgia-Pacific, Yates Construction, E-Transport Carriers, Ms. Sandy Beach, and Geoff Wallet (County Marine Agent). Despite rough seas and thunderstorms the Taylor […] Continue Reading

Where Art Thou’ Redfish?!

It feels like it has been over 9 months since I’ve caught a slot redfish. There have been plenty of shorts, and even a few over slot…. but none right in the middle. The add insult to injury, *many* slot fish have been caught while on my boat, just not by me! That ended yesterday. A very reasonable 24″, 5.1lb […] Continue Reading

My 1st Cobia

While fishing on GOFC 2 I managed to land my 53rd different type of fish since moving to Florida 2 years ago. A nice 35 inch Cobia. A little while later we put the scuba gear on and I was surprised to see a nice snook swim by me.

Yellowfin Death Spiral

This was the largest of 6 yellowfin we caught in early March off Venice, LA. We also caught around 50 blackfin with most being released.