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Eddy-Gear's Kayaking Blog — Fish Bait

Big Baits for Big Speckled Sea Trout

I moved to the Tampa Bay area in 1997. I grew up fishing in lakes and ponds in North Georgia but when I got to Florida and someone introduced me to snook fishing, I was instantly hooked. My favorite way to catch them was by fishing the beaches for them with really big grunts (aka pigfish). I would spend an hour or two before snook fishing to catch these grunts then head to the beach.

It wasn't long into my new snook addiction that I learned just how big a bait that speckled sea trout will eat. Wow... I started...