Category Archives: Fishing

Fresh and salt water fishing in Walton County Florida.

Kid’s Catfish Tournament at Nick’s Seafood Restaurant a huge success

Nick’s Seafood Restaurant in Freeport hosted their annual Kid’s Catfish Tournament on July 26. A fun day of fishing was had by all 38 participants fishing along the Choctawhatchee Bay. Weight ins and festivities were held after the tournament behind … Continue reading

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Florida spiny lobster season starts Aug. 6 and runs through March 31

2014 spiny lobster season opens with the two-day recreational sport season July 30 and 31 The Florida spiny lobster season starts Aug. 6 and runs through March 31. Planning on catching some of these tasty crustaceans? Here is what you … Continue reading

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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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