Fishing Report - October 1, 2010 : FlyFish10k
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Fishing Report - October 1, 2010

by Capt. Bill Baldus on 11/05/10


            We had plenty of winds and clouds this week as a tropical depression moved over southwest Florida making for some tough fishing conditions. This was a good week to tie some new patterns and get our equipment ready for the upcoming season. Check out our new 10k Baitfish Series of flies we have been working on under ‘our flies’. These flies have been working great with the large numbers of baitfish showing recently in the Gulf and passes. There are good numbers of mackerel, jacks and ladyfish crashing on the bait schools when the wind is down. Look for birds and surface activity.

            Most of the redfish we are seeing are small with an occasional larger fish. We are hoping as the water cools a bit, we will start seeing the bigger reds. The forecast for the upcoming week is for us to see our first temperature below 70 degrees since May. This will cool the water down and change things up.

We will keep you posted,

Capt. Bill

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