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How to Fillet a Cobia and Waste Nothing

How to Fillet a Cobia and Waste Nothing

Hooking and landing a cobia isn’t an easy thing.  They are strong, hard fighting fish that are a challenge to catch, net or gaff, and boat. Once that fish is safely in the boat and all the pictures taken, it is now time for you to process that fish into beautiful...
Pork Rind Fishing Tips that Promise Angling Action

Pork Rind Fishing Tips that Promise Angling Action

A whole generation of anglers is growing up unaware of the potential of fishing pork rind baits when used as an added attraction for a wide variety of artificial lures. The undulating strips worked a strange magic on generations of both freshwater and saltwater fish,...
The History of Deep Sea Fishing Orange Beach

The History of Deep Sea Fishing Orange Beach

While the industry of deep sea fishing Orange Beach doesn’t enjoy a large coastline, the fishery both inshore and offshore is productive, and robust, largely due to extensive reef development. That artificial reef system has resulted in what many say is the best...
Family Fishing Vacations On the Gulf Coast

Family Fishing Vacations On the Gulf Coast

The Area – Not Big, but So Nice for Gulf Coast Family Fishing Vacations The Alabama coastline is not long.  It stretches just a bit over 35 miles from Florida to Mississippi, but this small area is perfect for Gulf Coast family fishing vacations. This deepest of...
Cobia Fishing Near The Shore

Cobia Fishing Near The Shore

Even if you don’t have a power-boat, Cobia can be targeted near shore. There is something about the spring run of cobia (also called ling or lemonfish) that turns coastal anglers into competitive sportsmen who make Mohammed Ali seem gentle in comparison. When the...