Walton County fishing report for Sept. 8

September 8, 2010

Speckled trout illustration courtesy FWC.

Fishing is good!

Bay: The bay is full of life! Good size shrimp being caught with a cast net, trout being caught with menhaden bait, MirrOdine lures, redfish on gold spoons.

Folks have been enjoying an abundance of dolphin swimming along side their boats in the Bay. Some are saying they have never seen so many.

Fresh: River is good. Lots of shellcracker being caught with worms. Fly fishing is good catching bluegill and bream with popping bugs.

Gulf: Lots Spanish and king mackerel and red snapper season is opening up again in Oct. on the weekends.

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