North Walton Fishing and Hunting Report for Jan. 24

January 24, 2009

What folks are catchin’ and baggin’ in Walton

Speckled trout illustration courtesy FWC.
Speckled trout illustration courtesy FWC.

Sonja at Copeland’s tells me fishing has been great with folks catching speckled trout. A secret fishing hole has been revealed… Alaqua Bayou!

For a refresher on fishing regulations click here.


Deer hunting not just for the boys … Local teenager, Jasmine Mason, of Choctaw Beach bagged an 8 pointer at Eglin this week!

Muzzleloading gun next days open: Feb. 19 – March 1
General gun: through – Feb. 18
Quail and gray squirrel: through March 1
Bobcat and otter: through March 1
Spring turkey** March 21 – April 26,
Wild hog, rabbit, raccoon, opossum, coyote, nutria, skunk
and beaver may be taken year-round.
* Except for Holmes County where there is no fall harvest of turkeys allowed.
** Spring turkey season is limited to March 21- April 5 in Holmes County

For a refresher on hunting regulations click here

Report from Copeland’s Gun Shop
17290 Us Highway 331 S
Freeport, FL 32439