fishing near seaside /Choctawhatchee Bay help! - Pensacola Fishing Forum

Go Back   Pensacola Fishing Forum > Inshore Fishing / Surf Fishing > Inshore Fishing - General Q&A

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 07-28-2012, 07:38 PM   #1
Junior Member
Cigar Minnow
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 4
Default fishing near seaside /Choctawhatchee Bay help!

Im going to be staying in seaside fl. for 14 days starting next weekend,I am carrying my 16" dolphin backcountry boat with a 90 merc..Ive never fished the area... where should I go and what should I use to try and catch some specs and redfish?I mostly fish estero bay is sw florida and would love to hear any advise or tips. Thanks Ben

Last edited by replicaracks; 07-28-2012 at 07:43 PM.
replicaracks is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 07-29-2012, 11:18 AM   #2
Senior Member
Trigger
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Pensacola
Posts: 379
Default

Go to Half Hitch Tackle they will help you out. (just google them) 331 Bridge will hold lots of stuff as well as Horseshoe Bayou and the grass flats.
IrishBlessing is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-29-2012, 07:00 PM   #3
EAT-SLEEP-GO FISHING
White Marlin
 
fishwalton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: De Funiak Springs, FL
Posts: 3,843
Default Point Washington Ram

The closest ramp on Choctawhatchee Bay to SeaSide is at the north end of co. hwy. 395. 395 runs north and south of US98 down to SeaGrove and Seaside on 30A and north to Point Washington. Its only about 4 miles from Seaside to north end of 395 and the boat ramp.
This is an excellent launch but parking is limited to about 5 or 6 rigs. Don't park on the side of the road if the spaces are full.....I hear the Sheriff has issued a few tickets. Also don't park in the handicap spot unless you have a tag. My buddy didn't see the handicap sign before daylight, parked there, and had a present under his windshielf wiper when he returned.
There is a fresh water hookup with hose to flush your motor or wash down your boat -- free. From the ramp you can access the Intercoastal and east end Choctawhatchee Bay.You can see the bay to the left of the ramp. The ICW is around the island in front of the ramp on the north side.

Here is a good source for area information. http://fishingdestinguide.com/BOATRAMPS.html
The Point Washington ramp is listed but the info is outdated. It's been completely rebuild with new dock, concrete ramp, and parking.

Looks like you missed a setting for PM's in the setup for the forum. Go back and fix that and I can PM you some more detailed information.

Last edited by fishwalton; 07-30-2012 at 08:44 AM.
fishwalton is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Pensacola Fishing Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
How Did You Find Us?
Tell us how you heard about Pensacola Fishing Forum.

Log-in



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:04 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 RC 2
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.