The Reel Coquina Fishing Blog | Fishing in Florida

  • Fluorocarbon vs Mono: What's the Best Leader Material?

    Fishermen everywhere have debated the merits of fluorocarbon vs. mono leaders for years. To the untrained eye, they look similar enough—but which o...
  • Weird Fish Caught In The Ocean

    The ocean is a vast and mysterious place. Its depths are home to some of the most fascinating creatures on the planet, many of which we may never g...
  • A Guide to Fish Lip Grips

    So you're a fisherman looking for a way to hold onto the fish that bite your line? You've come to the right place because fish lip grips are exactl...
  • How to Use a Spinner bait the Right Way

    As many anglers will tell you, there's nothing quite like the thrill of reeling in a big one. But if you're just getting started with fishing, it c...
  • Mono vs. Braid: Which Fishing Line is Right for You?

    Are you a fishing enthusiast looking for the best line to use when casting your line? If so, you've probably heard of mono and braid fishing lines....
  • Can Fish See Color? The Answer Might Surprise You

    You've probably heard that fish can't see color. But is that true? The answer might surprise you! In this blog post, we will explore whether or not...
  • Bait Tips: How to Keep Your Bait Fish Alive and Healthy

    You're out on the boat, ready to drop your line in the water and snag a big one when you realize you need bait. Or worse, your live bait fish are d...
  • What is Drag in Fishing? The Ultimate Guide

    Drag is one of the most important aspects of fishing. It allows you to keep fish on the line and fight them on the boat. By understanding drag, you...
  • How to Cast a Fishing Rod Like a Pro

    If you're passionate about spending time outdoors fishing, then casting your rod like a pro is key to an enjoyable experience. In this blog post, w...
  • Types of Fishing Flies: A Beginner's Guide

    There are so many different types of fishing flies that it can be overwhelming for a beginner to try and figure out what to use. In this blog post,...
  • Florida Lobster Season: Everything You Need to Know

    It's that time of year again! Florida lobster season is upon us, and we could not be more excited. For those who are unfamiliar, Florida lobster se...
  • What is Deep Drop Fishing?

    Deep drop fishing is a form of offshore fishing that involves dropping your line to the extreme depths of the ocean to catch fish. This can be done...