Category Archives: Fishing

Fresh and salt water fishing in Walton County Florida.

Walton county fishing report for July 22

Fishing is great! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Still good bites of speckled trout west of Hogtown. Also hybrid bass. Offshore/inshore: Good bites of snapper, grouper, and king mackerel. River: Shellcracker bite are fantastic! Click here for fishing forecast Bay and river … Continue reading

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Walton County fishing report for July 10

Fishing is great! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Still good bites of speckled trout and redfish. Offshore: Good bites of snapper, grouper, and scamp. Surf: Scattered good bites when you find some clear pockets away from June grass. River: Fishing on the … Continue reading

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Nick’s Seafood Restaurant hosting Kid’s Catfish Tournament July 26

Grand prize: a new boat! Nick’s Seafood Restaurant is hosting a Kids Catfish Tournament on July 26, 2014. Entry fee is $35 per angler with proceeds to benefit the Backpacks of Love Foundation and Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance. All anglers must … Continue reading

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Walton County fishing report for July 2

Fishing is good! Choctawhatchee Bay: Still a few speckled trout biting on shrimp. A few redfish and good bites on black drum. Local report of bay grouper as well. River: Water is a little high, however good catches of shellcracker … Continue reading

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Walton County fishing report for June 26

Fishing is good! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Still a few speckled trout bites. Shrimp trying to go into the mud. Offshore: Good bites Fishing is pretty good depending on the weather Click here for fishing forecast Bay and river report brought … Continue reading

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Walton County fishing report for June 18

Fishing is good! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Still good redfish bites. Speckled trout sketchy, with bites mostly west, however headed back east. Surf: Good bites River: Bream on the river. Fishing good all around. Click here for fishing forecast Bay and … Continue reading

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Great turn out for Red Bay Grocery and Nick’s Seafood Restaurants’ bream tournament

Red Bay Grocery and Nick’s Seafood Restaurant presented their 6th Annual Bream World Championships on Sat., June 14 at Red Bay Grocery. It was a great turn out with 17 teams competing in various categories including biggest bream, total weight … Continue reading

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Walton County fishing report for June 11

Fishing is good! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Lots of redfish throughout the bay along with a few big trout. Surf: Early morning pompano biting River: Shellcracker, bass, and hybrids Click here for fishing forecast Bay and river report brought to you … Continue reading

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Nick’s Seafood Restaurant wraps-up 14th annual Speckled Trout Shootout

by Jeffrey Powell/De Funiak Springs Herald Nick’s seafood restaurant in Basin Bayou is usually a pretty quiet place on Monday nights as it is normally closed. The exception to that rule is the annual Speckled Trout Shootout fishing tournament wrap … Continue reading

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Saltwater and freshwater license-free fishing days offered this month

Governor Scott and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission announced Floridians and visitors will be able to fish without a saltwater recreational fishing license on June 7 and 8 and freshwater recreational fishing license on June 14 and 15. … Continue reading

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