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Fishing Reports

Lets go Fishing

Date: April 5, 2024

The water temps are on the rise and we are beginning to see the return of a variety of bait and pelagic fish to this area. This African Pompano was caught April 1, 2024 on a jig

Red Grouper Bite Has Been Insane

Date: March 27, 2024

The red grouper bite has been insane this month.   Large mangrove snapper have been plentiful.  And as water temps continue to rise the pelagic fish are showing up everyday!

2022 was one for the books on Offshore Boca Grande!

Date: January 6, 2023

Captain Brad Hickman consistently produced quality fish all year.  2023 we be no different, with all new tackle and a motivated captain!

Red Snapper Season is in full swing

Date: June 28, 2022

Red Snapper Season is in full swing here in Southwest Florida.  The weather has been ideal and the fishing sensational.

May Fishing has been awesome!

Date: June 8, 2022

Fishing has been amazing this month of May!  But now my favorite time of year has come!  Red snapper season starts June 1st and runs thru August 18th!

Get Your Fish On!

Date: March 25, 2022

The red Grouper bite has been on fire for spring breakers in the gulf this month.  Come down to Boca Grande Florida and get your fish on.

The red grouper bite is on in Boca Grande Florida

Date: February 2, 2022

The red grouper bite is on in Boca Grande Florida!  Winter water temps are down and the fish are hungry.

Yellowtail Snapper bite is in peak season

Date: January 5, 2022

Yellowtail Snapper bite is in peak season.  Red Grouper opened up January 1, 2022.  Offshore Boca Grande fishing charters will be targeting both species for the next few months!

Opening of Red Snapper and Gag Season

Date: June 8, 2021

Offshore Boca Grande is off to a great start for the opening of Red Snapper and Gag Season. Fishing in the Gulf is on fire and the weather conditions are perfect.

Boca Grande Fishing is heating up

Date: March 26, 2021

The fishing off Boca Grande, FL has been heating up as water temperatures continue to rise.  The Grouper bite is only going to get better as it heats up.

Phenomenal Grouper bite

Date: February 17, 2021

A break in the weather provides an opportunity to take advantage of the phenomenal grouper bite this time of year. Captain Brad Hickman of Offshore Boca Grande consistently puts his clients on the meat!

Mangrove Snapper is HOT

Date: February 1, 2021

The mangrove snapper bite has been insane this month.  The red grouper fishing continues to stay hot as we limit daily.

102 Pound Black Grouper

Date: July 30, 2020

A recent charter landed an epic catch, a 102 pound Black Grouper, off of Boca Grande, Florida.  The massive grouper was only 4 pounds short of the Florida State Record! 

Red Snapper & Mahi HOT HOT

Date: June 29, 2020

The Red Snapper bite has stayed hot and the Mahi Mahi’s have shown up. The weather conditions have been perfect and the water is crystal clear.  More and more pelagics are showing up every day.  

Red Snapper season is off to an incredible start

Date: June 24, 2020

The 2020 American Red Snapper season is off to an incredible start. The offshore bite has been on fire, catching everything from grouper, snapper, mahi-mahi, tunas, wahoo, and more.   Come Join me for an action-packed Boca Grande fishing charter!