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  1. Cape San Blas sharks

    Surf Fishing - General Q & A
    I’m on the cape till Saturday and I’m wanting to catch some sharks 4-7ft so nothing crazy I can Cast fairly well or kayak bait out if I need to but my reels only got 500 yards of line on them so if something goes for a run I wouldn’t want to get spoiled cause I dropped bait to far out, lost one...
  2. Destin Bay/Surf Fishing Tips Needed

    General Discussion
    Okay! I made a post on here about a week or 2 ago, asking for advice about a new spinning rod and reel combo. I had a lot of responses, and ended up deciding to get a Penn Pursuit II 8000 10' combo. I know the Pursuit isn't as good as the Fierce or Battle, but with as little saltwater fishing I...
  3. Shark Fishing

    General Discussion
    Ive wanted to catch a shark for a while now, and couple years ago I bought some stuff for it, including a Penn Senator 113H2; however I dont have a kayak, so never caught anything because I couldnt cast that rod and reel combo out far enough. I think im going to invest in a new spinning reel...
  4. Charter Fishing Business "For Sale" (PensacolaSharkFishing)

    Various Items For Sale.
    Looking to get started? Looking to "add" to your existing business? I am offering The Pensacola Shark Fishing business.... to you. Only thing I ask is that you go the extra mile for the people wanting the experience they are looking for....:rolleyes: Option 1 ($20K) OBO)) Website...
  5. Vid of the Mako from a couple weeks ago....

    Offshore Charter Reports
    enjoy :)
  6. Lets go fishing

    Surf Fishing - General Q & A
    Howdy, I'm new to the forum and am interested in making a connection or two in Panama City. I'll be down there March 5-13 and am dying to do some saltwater fishing. I would be willing to exchange a guided fly fishing trip in the mountains of North Carolina! Is anyone going to be down there...
  7. December surf fishing

    Surf Fishing - General Q & A
    Hey guys, I just moved down here to the southeast from Missouri. I've surf fished my entire life on vacations, but am really trying to get into it now that I live closer. Made a trip to the Golden Isles of GA two weeks ago and caught some decent sharks off the surf. Largest was a 6 ft...
  8. Upgrades For Penn Senator 115-L2 9/0

    Rod Building and Repair
    This is my first ever big game reel. I bought it specifically to target medium to large sharks. I've never used anything bigger than an Abu Garcia Ambassadeur 7000 before, and while upgrades for them read straight forward to me, my after market shopping for my new Senator has been very...
  9. Portofino Fishing

    Inshore Fishing - General Q&A
    Hey I'm new to this forum but I'm a 14 year old avid angler and I go to spring break in Pensacola each year at portofino and I would like to shark fish a lot this year and I have a 6 foot 30-80 pound class rod for sharks right now and I was wondering what tackle I should use and how I should get...
  10. Fat Jax "Bait Run" we got sidetracked....

    Offshore Reports
    Can you say B-A-R-R-A-C-U-D-A? Talk about a wolf pack.... Watch closely you can see a few Sharks in the back ground. There was a Shark that crashed the party and had its way with a Cuda under the boat though.... gruesome. until next time.....
  11. Marines and Sharks

    Offshore Charter Reports
    FB makes the world so much smaller... I was contacted by a guy I went to High School with letting me know his Sons were here in Pensacola attending training on NAS in the Marines. Here is a short clip of them with a few Blacktips from a couple weeks ago.... Justin and Tucker, "Thanks for taking...
  12. WTB Penn 9/0

    Fishing Gear For Sale
    I am interested in starting to shark fish off of the beach. I have been looking at a couple different reels and have decided on a penn 9/0. If you know of any for sale or have one yourself please let me know. Thanks, 850-602-0431
  13. Fat Jax 2013 Video - Enjoy

    Offshore Charter Reports
    The 2013 Season has come and gone. I have to admit, it was a GOOD one. My “New Year’s Resolution” is to “remember I have a camera and GoPro onboard…. I missed a lot of great moments….. Here’s to looking forward to 2014! Stay safe and please share this with your friends!! See ya out there…...
  14. New to Pensacola

    General Discussion
    Hey yall, I guess you can say I'm new in town. Just graduated boot camp. I'm in the US Navy stationed at Pensacola Naval Air Station. I'm trying to get a feel for the area and find out all the hot spots to fish. As of now im strictly going to be landbased so if you pier and bridge guys could...
  15. need help with my setup for sharking from the beach

    Surf Fishing - General Q & A
    I have a Penn 114 H2 special senator/ Penn slammer rod combo. I really want to go with a braided line for the extra line capacity so that I can get my bait 4 to 5 hundred yards out and still have enough line for the fish to run if he needs too I just want to know would I be better off going...
  16. Fat Jax 6/27/13 Report (Video and Pictures)

    Offshore Charter Reports
    Parker and is father David returned for another fight. I think Parker grew a foot since last year.... They feed 'em good in AR!!!! ha ha anyways, we headed out in sloppy seas last week and caught several Bonita's, Kings, Snapper, Small AJ's and all that stuff... set up camp and let the Sharking...
  17. Good location for Shark surf fishing on Pensacola Beach?

    Surf Fishing - General Q & A
    Hello Everyone, I'm a new member to the forum but a long-time shark fisherman. My son and I want to travel down to Pensacola with our new kayak and surf fish for large shark (catch and release) but are unfamiliar with the area and have a few questions: 1) Any recommendations on good...
  18. Shark Fishing at NAS

    Surf Fishing Reports
    Hello all, Im currently on CID and just went out and bought fishing gear to fish for shark. I hear theres a spot at NAS thats good, but im not sure. Do you know any places that are good for shark? Specifically bigger shark such as Bulls. My set up is something along the lines of 150yds. of 80lb...
  19. Fat Jax report 2/9/13

    Offshore Reports
    Had a great time with a fella and a couple of his friends. The caught (I don’t know how many) AJ’s (smaller ones) with only 2 or three legal ones. I have no idea how the Young lady snagged the trigger on the back, I assume the trigger was doing the back stroke…. J She also caught the shortest...
  20. Moving to Perdido Key- Questions

    Surf Fishing - General Q & A
    Hey all, I'm moving down to Perdido (about 1.5 mi from the FL/AL line) Me and some guys are leasing a house right across the street from the beach and I was wondering if there is any decent surf fishing around that area/what I can catch in what season. I've used my Dad's setups over the...
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