• Sarasota Fishing Book

  • Tips, techniques, forecasts and detailed maps.

  • Secrets of Fishing Sarasota

About the Book

Sarasota Fishing Secrets” was written to help both the novice and experienced freshwater angler understand inshore saltwater fishing specifically here in Sarasota, Florida. However, virtually all of the information is applicable to the entire west coast of Florida.

This 80 page guide is available for download as a PDF for $6 and includes tackle, rigging, techniques and strategies, monthly fishing forecasts, and articles. It also includes a fishing map of Sarasota Bay south to Blackburn Point with spots that Captain Jim fishes on a daily basis.

  • Rods
  • Reels
  • Tackle
  • Inshore Angling
  • Tactics and Techniques

  • Winter Tactics
  • Inshore Gulf Strategies
  • Tarpon Fishing
  • Winter Creek and River Fishing
  • Summer Snookin
  • The Best of Both Worlds
  • September Snappers
  • Sheepshead Tricks
  • Mixed Bag
  • Summer Flats Fishing
  • Fly Fishing Made Easy
  • Fall Beach Fishing
  • Fishing Charters

    (941) 371-1390 ~ captklopfer@comcast.net

    Sarasota, FL offers a wide variety of fishing experiences. Anglers of all ages and skill levels, from children, novices and more experienced clients, will find a charter that is right for them. Captain Jim is USCG licensed and fully insured, has been guiding in Sarasota since 1991, and has the knowledge and experience to help choose the best trip to maximize the enjoyment.
    • River Snook Fishing Charters

      $400 for 6 hours 1-2 anglers  …

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    • Tarpon Fishing Charters

      $550 for 6 hours 1-2 anglers  …

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    • Fly Fishing Charters

      $375 for 4 hours 1-2 anglers $475…

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    • Inshore Gulf of Mexico Fishing Charter

      $500 for a 6 hour charter, 1-3…

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    • Inshore Sarasota Bay Fishing Charter

      $375 for a 4 hour charter, 1-3…

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