Category Archives: Fishing

Fresh and salt water fishing in Walton County Florida.

Bayside fishing clinics at Kellogg Park in July and August

Dates/time: July 2, 16, 30, Aug. 6 – 3 – 5 p.m. The Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance (CBA), in partnership with Northwest Florida State College, announces the summer season of its popular eco-tourism initiative, Eco Adventures of Walton County. This educational … Continue reading







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Nick’s Kids Catfish Tournament July 25, 2015

Join in on the fun as Treylermade Tournaments hosts their 5th Annual Kids Catfish Tournament on Saturday, July 25, 2015. Entry fee is $50 per angler with proceeds to benefit the Backpacks of Love Foundation and Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance. All … Continue reading







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Take 10 lionfish, get an extra lobster during sport season

At its June meeting in Sarasota, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) approved a new and exciting opportunity that will encourage divers to remove invasive lionfish by allowing them to take one extra spiny lobster each day during … Continue reading







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Walton county fishing report for June 24

  Fishing is good! Bay: Consistent amount of redfish being caught along with a few speckled trout. River: Catfish are biting, along with a mixed bag. Click here for fishing forecast Bay and river report brought to you by Copeland’s. … Continue reading







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Bay scallop season opens June 27

Season runs through Sept. 24 It’s that time of year again to unfurl the dive flag, put a mask on and head to the coast to collect some bay scallops. The recreational season is open in Gulf of Mexico state … Continue reading







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Beginners fishing demonstration at Grayton Beach State Park July 1

Date/time Wednesday July 1st at 2 p.m. Join our Park Ranger Evan for a beginners fishing demonstration. Learn about common baits, rigs, and tackle used in the local waters. Learn to identify common species found along the waters of Grayton … Continue reading







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Walton county fishing report for June 17

Fishing is good! Bay/surf: Little bit of a trout bite going on along with pretty good refish bite in the surf. Great bites on tarpon at the Okaloosa County pier. Flounder bite on in the bay biting on bull minnows. … Continue reading







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SWARA to launch artificial reef off of Grayton Beach

– Weather and conditions permitting, early July launch planned July 30 Update note: Unfortunately, there has been a production glitch in the fabrication of the pilings and the initial shipment has been delayed. SWARA secured a partial shipment from the … Continue reading







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Learn surf fishing at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park June 26

Date/time: Friday June 26th, 1 – 2:30 p.m. Surf fishing is a popular sport along the beaches of Topsail Hill. This program will teach you what types of bait will work, what times of year certain fish can be caught, … Continue reading







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Bream World Championships in Red Bay a huge success

Red Bay Grocery and Nick’s Seafood Restaurant hosted their 7th Annual Bream World Championships on Saturday, June 13. More than a dozen teams weighed in at the popular tournament. Despite a power outage at Red Bay Grocery, the weigh in … Continue reading







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