Fishing Reports

Fishing Reports

Winter Shepherd

Published February 5th, 2023 by All 4 Chuck Fishing Charters LLC

Captiva Island - Lee, FL

Sheepshead fishing in North Captiva is a great way to spend a day. The area is known for its abundance of Sheepshead, which can be found in the shallow waters around the island. Sheepshead is a popular game fish, and it can be caught using a variety of methods. Live bait such as shrimp, crabs, and fiddler crabs are all effective for catching Sheepshead. Artificial lures such as jigs and spoons can also target these fish. When fishing for Sheepshead, it is important to use light tackle and small hooks so the fish can be released unharmed after being caught. Additionally, paying attention to the tide and current when fishing in this area is essential, as these factors can affect where the fish are located. With patience and practice, anglers can have a successful day of Sheepshead fishing in North Captiva!


Light Fishing Pressure

Water Clarity

Murky, 6-12 Inches

Fishing Style

Technique: Popping

‹ Back