Category Archives: Fishing

Fresh and salt water fishing in Walton County Florida.

Nick’s Annual Redfish Roundup tournament reels in 61 teams

Treylermade Tournaments hosted their 11th Annual Old Nick’s Redfish Roundup tournament at Nick’s Seafood Restaurant on Sat., May 21.  The popular tournament is the largest redfish competition in the Gulf Coast region. Tournament officials included Trey Nick, Tony Bigot, Sherrie … Continue reading






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Walton County fishing report for May 18

Fishing is good Bay: Great redfish bites, a variety of sizes. Good trout bite as well. A few Jack Crevalle being reeled in. River: Fishing good in the main river with shellcracker, catfish, a few bass. Surf: Still a few … Continue reading






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A whopping 8,089 lionfish removed off Pensacola, state size record broken, during second Lionfish Day

Successful is too small of a word to describe the second annual Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day Festival May 14-15. In Pensacola alone, 8,089 lionfish were removed in only two days at the Gulf Coast Lionfish Coalition Tournament. More than … Continue reading






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Choctawhatchee Catfish tournament June 3-4

The 4th annual Choctawhatchee Catfish Roundup will be held June 3 at 4 p.m. and ends June 4th at 12 Noon. The tournament will be held at the Choctawhatchee River Caryville Landing on Hwy. 90. $50 entry fee per person … Continue reading






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Panfish benefit fishing tournament on Lake Seminole May 21

A panfish tournament will be held at Sneads Park on Lake Seminole on Saturday, May 21. $35/person with the “Best of 50” pan fish weigh-in per boat (Fishermen may fish alone or with partners). All proceeds will be used locally … Continue reading






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Walton County fishing report for May 4

Fishing is good Bay: Great redfish bites, some oversized. Still a good trout bite on. River: Fishing good, with catfish, bluegill, and shellcracker, and chinquapin bream bites. Surf: Still a few pompano being caught. Click here for fishing forecast Bay … Continue reading






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NW Florida red drum bag limit lowered to 1 fish starting May 1

The recreational red drum daily bag limit in the northwest red drum management zone (Escambia County through Fred Howard Park near Pasco County) will be lowered from two fish to one fish per person starting Sunday, May 1. All other … Continue reading






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