May Fishing Report from Islamorada


The Mahi fishing has been slow for the last few days in Islamorada, but there have been some nice Permit caught on wrecks in the 20 to 30 lb range. There have still been some good Sailfishing this week and we have been catching some nice Blackfin Tunas on the Islamorada hump.There is also some nice Amberjacks on the 409 and Islamorada Humps.Live Blue Runners are great bait for these great fighting fish that been ranging from 30 to 80 lbs.On the reef the Yellowtail fishing has been good with fish on the patches and in the 90 foot range.Inshorhe Tarpon have been showing up in better numbers each day with a lot of good action in the earlyevening hours.Live Crabs or Mullet are the best baits for these fish.

— Capt. Glenn Sharp