Fishing Reports by Captain David Trigg
About The Author:
Company: DAVE'S CUSTOM UPHOLSTERY INC.
Area Reporting: West Palm Beach To South Of Boynton
Bio: Dave has fished the palm beaches for 30 yrs. the first 10 yrs. he fished for snook and what was called the jewfish in lakeworth and boyton inlets. Then he got in a 16' cobia and been offshore ever sincs.From then on he started diving for bug's and hot spot's to anchor for bottom fishing. Now he fishes on the 26' sailfish called the LOSE TRIGGER.Now in the summertime it's snapper grouper and tourament's.In the fall it's big wahoo and dolphin in the daytime and sword's at night. winter it's sword's and grouper.
[Palm Beach,FL] SNAPPER ARE MOVIMG IN TO SPOWN!STILL LOOKING FOR THE DOLPHIN COBIA ARE STILL HERE
[Palm Beach,FL] The cobia are still around and the deep water fish are closer too shore.
[Palm Beach,FL] When the current get's slow is the time to go deep
[Palm Beach,FL] THIS WAS A TOUGH FEELER TRIP THAT TURN INTO A TEN HOUR BUTT KICKING THE WIND'S STARTED AT 15 OUT OF THE N.E. AND THEN IT STARTED BLOWING
[Palm Beach,FL] After a week of high wind and high sea's, I set out on a half day just to see what's going on.
[Palm Beach,FL] THIS IS A REPORT FOR THE MOUNTH OF MAY. THE COBIA ARE THICK AND THE DOLPHIN ARE THICKER . THE SNAPPER BITE HAS BEEN ON AND OFF.
[Palm Beach,FL] OUT OF L.W. INLET IT'S A 8 MILE RUN TO GET TO THE KING'S IN JUNO WATER'S FOR JUST 2 FISH A PERSON.
[Palm Beach,FL] MY LAST 2 TRIP'S HAVE BEEN GREAT IT'S YELLOWTAIL'S ALL THE TIME. THE COBIA'S HAVE BEEN GETINNG BIGGER ON EVERY TRIP SOME NICE DOLPHIN ARE IN TOWN TO.
[Palm Beach,FL] In my water's here in P.B. I have the POWER of the gulf stream. And all it take's is the knowledge of ancoring and fishing 100'and deeper.
[Palm Beach,FL] THE BOTTOM FISHING HAS BEEN GOOD THE MUTTON'S HAVE BEEN STAYING INSIDE 80'. THE TAIL'S HAVE BEEN GETTING BIGGER AND DEEPER ABOUT 120'.
[Palm Beach,FL] THRE TRIPP'S IN THE LAST WEEK THE MUTTOM'S HAVE BEEN ON AND OFF THE MANGROVE'S ARE ON ALL THE TIME. THE COBIA HAVE JUST STARTED.
[Palm Beach,FL] I TOOK MY OLD BUDDY JOHN OUT SATURDAY WE ANCORED UP IN 120'.I WAS THERE TWO DAY'S BEFORE AND BOATED 1 COBIA & SOME BIG TAIL'S.I NEW THERE WAS FISH HERE BUT FOR THE FIRST TWO HOUR
[Palm Beach,FL] THIS TIME OF THE YEAR THE GULFSTREAM START'S IT'S WAY BACK TO OUR SHORE'S.AND WITH IT THE FISH.
[Palm Beach,FL] THE BOTTOM FISHING HAS BEEN ON FOR OVER 2 MONTH'S.MANGROVE'S AND YELLOWTAIL'S ARE STILL EATING GOOD.
[Palm Beach,FL] ANCHOR FISHING IS NOT AS SIMPLE AS YOU MIGHT THINK;FIRST YOU HAVE GOT TO BE READY FOR ANYTHING. YOU CAN'T RUN A BIG FISH DOWN THY RUN YOU DOWN AND MY TOUGHEST JOB IS GETTING ON THE RIGHT SPOT.
[Palm Beach,FL] ONLY BECOUSE I AM STILL FINDING THE BIG COBIA'S AND THE SNAPPER'S ARE GETTING CRAZY.
[Palm Beach,FL] THAT'S THE WAY THE DAY PLAYED OUT THE SEA'S WHERE HIGH ABOUT A 7' SWELL. AND MY HOPE'S WHERE EVEN HIGHER FOR THE COBIA.
[Palm Beach,FL] COBIA ARE STILL HERE AND THY ARE GETTING BIGGER,AND THE DOLPHIN TOO. MY GRANDSON JIMMY AND A FRIEND OF HIS LEON AND I GOT OUT THE INLET AT 6:30 AM THE BOY'S LOVE BUSTING OUT THE L.W INLET WHEN IT'S BLOWING.
[Palm Beach,FL] HALF DAY'S HAVE BEEN GREAT FOR FAST AND HUNGRY MANGOVE'S AND TAIL'S,AND BEING ANCORED AND BOTTOM FISHING THE DOLPHIN COME RIGHT UP TO THE BOAT LOOKING FOR A MEAL.
[Palm Beach,FL] In the spring the swords can be vary aggressive! and dont mind juping clean out of the water witch makes it almost impossible to keep on the hook.
[Palm Beach,FL] Dolphin are all over the palm beaches just look for weeds out in 100-200 foot of water. 10lbers are in schools 20-60lbers are scattered.
[Palm Beach,FL] Six days landlocked the winds have been bruttal!Its blow'en NE 20-25 knots day and night all week it was worth the wait big dolphin and some nice schoolys.
[Palm Beach,FL] Sword's on the surface when it's rough and a full moon even during a eclipse.
[Palm Beach,FL] Looking for wahoo & dolphin found big sail's. I Dragged the same bally's at 10knot's for an hour no hit's so I kicked it up to 16kph and turned back south.