Seatrout Techniques -
Seatrout live in saltwater and brackish
water occasionally. This nice 28 inch seatrout caught on a
While fishing from the
shore for seatrout try
using an artificial rubber fishing
lure with a lead jig. This Seatrout was released unharmed.
Trout are a
lot of fun to catch in the shallow
waters. Occasionally you will hook into a gator
are very powerful fish and will break off on most
unprepared and inexperienced seatrout fishermen.
hit on a
Fishing for them a
in 3 to 5 ft
of water on
Look for the
them moving with
just a real
Work For Seatrout
Rubber Baits Fishing
- Many different
baits will work for catching big trout.
Artificial sardines and pinfish lures catch
their share of seatrout also.
imitations lures are probably the best for
catching seatrout though, next to actual live
baits like shrimp.
fishing time is at night on the flats.
Seatrout seem to feed best at night
during the late spring and early fall months
when the water temperatures are cooler. The
tidal rivers always offer some great gator
Sea Trout Tips
Tips - When
you get a big seatrout strike work the fish gently
as sea trout have soft mouths and will pull off if
too much pressure is applied during the fight. It is
best to have a landing net close by. Wade
fishing is one of the best ways to approach and
catch big gator seatrout. Be aware of stingrays on
the flats when you are wading and keep an eye out
for sharks if you are keeping caught seatrout in a
basket or net.
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