John Rivers

Nov 1st, 2014 - Fishing Report -Pensacola, Florida

November is finally here and the big reds have shown up in large numbers and they seem larger than ever. We've already caught a few fish over 40" and one at 44".

We had two major cold fronts last weekend, which really fired them off. This past week the bite was awesome! Each day we averaged at least 10-15 fish per person in a 4-5 hr trip, so there were a lot of sore arms.

I'm going to keep it short as I think the pics will show you that November and December is the time to visit Pensacola if you want to boat a monster redfish. Thanks for stopping by. Check back in a week or two for my next report.

Till then, here's wishing you bent rods and screaming drags.


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Double hookups are always fun.
Double hookups are always fun.

Laura is all smiles after landing this monster redfish.
Laura is all smiles after landing this monster redfish.

John Rivers

About The Author: Captain John Rivers

Company: Rivers to Bay Fishing Charters

Area Reporting: Tampa Bay, Clearwater, St Peterburg

Bio: I have a lifetime of fishing knowledge and over 8yrs of experience fishing the northern gulf coast and our local water ways. I have enjoyed fishing all my life. While living in the Midwest, I fished Kentucky & Barkley Lake for years along with the Ohio River and many local water ways. My first passion was bass fishing, but when I came to Florida, I found my new love Salt Water Fishing !

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