Everything You Need to Know About Daytona Beach, Florida Fishing

Fishing Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach provides a wealth of options: stay inshore near the halifax river or head offshore for some pelagic action: the choice is yours. You even have freshwater options in the St Johns River and Lake George.

Daytona Beach Inshore Fishing

Inshore fishing Daytona beach will give you plenty of opportunities to target all of the classic species of Florida including redfish, speckled trout, and tarpon. The brackish backcountry waters near Daytona Beach are a great place to target more inshore species such as flounder, sheepshead, black drum, and even Barracuda. With such a wide variety of fish and environments to target, Daytona Beach offers top-notch inshore fishing that will make even the most veteran anglers smile.

Daytona Beach Nearshore Fishing

If you are interested in pompano or bottom fishing for snapper and grouper species, head out to the nearshore surf or nearby reefs for all the rod bending action you can handle. Pompano usually only reach a few pounds but they are a thrill to catch. Live bait and jigs fished near structure will be the most effective way to target these fish. The same goes for snapper and grouper species but at much greater depths.

Daytona Beach Offshore Fishing

If you want bigger action for and bigger fish, head out to the offshore waters for wahoo, tuna, mahi-mahi, and kingfish. These fish grow large and are formidable fighters. With wahoo growing to 80+ lbs. and tuna getting to several hundred pounds, If you hook up with any of these fish you will be battling for hours. The fish you target while trolling the offshore waters make delicious meals especially tuna and wahoo which have excellent meat qualities.

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