Hubbard's Marina Fishing Reports

Want to find out what’s biting Inshore, Nearshore and Offshore?  Read about what we are catching on our backdoor or 100+ miles Offshore! You can also read about what is happening in our local water or even with us here at Hubbard’s Marina. What about our Egmont Key and Shell Key Ferries? You can view infor on those trips as well as our Dolphin Watching Nature and Eco Tour and Sunset Cruises with FREE BEER and WINE!

Fishing Tips and Tricks

Please use the tabs below to view all of our tips and trick videos.

Top 3 Grouper Fishing Mistakes

How to Catch Red Snapper Like A Boss!

Mangrove Snapper Fishing Tips

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How to Catch BIG Red Snapper Like a Pro

How to Catch Hogfish and What Rig to Use

How to Catch Hogfish Using Hook & Line

How to Catch Pinfish w/o Net or Trap

How to Brine Your Bait for Bottom Fishing

Guide to Offshore Bottom Fishing (Part 1)

Guide to Offshore Bottom Fishing (Part 2)

Underwater Mangrove Snapper Behavior

How to Tie A Double Snell

How to Tie The Unit Knot

How to Tie a Nail Knot

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Top 3 Live Bait Rigging Mistakes
When fishing in heavy currents

How to Tie a Kingfish Stinger Rig
or Flatline for Kingfish

How To Rig A Double Snell
For Mangrove Snapper

Easiest Way to Tie The FG Knot
Strongest Line to Line Knot

#1 Mistake When Tying the FG Knot
Don’t make this mistake

How to tie the PR bobbin Knot
MOST COMPLICATED Line to Line Knot

How To Spool A Spinning Reel with Braid

Loop Knot VS Split Rig  (pros & cons)

“Capt. Frank Special”  (Line to Line Knot)

Favorite Rod and Reel Combos
For Bottom Fishing

How Weather Affects Fishing
Especially For Long Range Trips

How to Properly Vent A Fish for Release
Only Necessary Offshore In Deeper Water

Braided Line Techniques
For Deep Sea Fishing Offshore

Spinning VS Conventional Reels
Conventional Reels Better for Grouper 

How to Cook Your Catch
Hubbard’s Family Recipe 

How to Fish John’s Pass
We Also Rent Rods!

Jetty Fishing Tips
How to Get More Strikes

How to Safely Hold a Catfish
How Not to Get Stung.. Seriously

How to Fillet a Grouper
For Cheeks and Throat.

Near Shore & Offshore Fishing Tips

Top 3 Grouper Fishing Mistakes

How to Catch Red Snapper Like A Boss!

Mangrove Snapper Fishing Tips

View More

How to Catch BIG Red Snapper Like a Pro

How to Catch Hogfish and What Rig to Use

How to Catch Hogfish Using Hook & Line

How to Catch Pinfish w/o Net or Trap

How to Brine Your Bait for Bottom Fishing

Guide to Offshore Bottom Fishing (Part 1)

Guide to Offshore Bottom Fishing (Part 2)

Underwater Mangrove Snapper Behavior

Rigging Tips

How to Tie A Double Snell

How to Tie The Unit Knot

How to Tie a Nail Knot

View More

Top 3 Live Bait Rigging Mistakes
When fishing in heavy currents

How to Tie a Kingfish Stinger Rig
or Flatline for Kingfish

How To Rig A Double Snell
For Mangrove Snapper

Easiest Way to Tie The FG Knot
Strongest Line to Line Knot

#1 Mistake When Tying the FG Knot
Don’t make this mistake

How to tie the PR bobbin Knot
MOST COMPLICATED Line to Line Knot

How To Spool A Spinning Reel with Braid

Loop Knot VS Split Rig  (pros & cons)

“Capt. Frank Special”  (Line to Line Knot)

General Tips

Favorite Rod and Reel Combos
For Bottom Fishing

How Weather Affects Fishing
Especially For Long Range Trips

How to Properly Vent A Fish for Release
Only Necessary Offshore In Deeper Water

Braided Line Techniques
For Deep Sea Fishing Offshore

Spinning VS Conventional Reels
Conventional Reels Better for Grouper 

How to Cook Your Catch
Hubbard’s Family Recipe 

Inshore Tips

How to Fish John’s Pass
We Also Rent Rods!

Jetty Fishing Tips
How to Get More Strikes

How to Safely Hold a Catfish
How Not to Get Stung.. Seriously

Fish Cleaning Tips

How to Fillet a Grouper
For Cheeks and Throat.

Podcasts

Listen to our latest Live Q&A Show. We will upload every episode on Monday’s here. You can alos search for them on your favorite podcast apps including: Apple, Alexa Music, Spotify, Google Podcasts, iHeart Radio, and Pandora!

Bass Pro Shops Seminars

Catch all of Capt. Dylan’s Bass Pro Seminars, where he answers questions, special tips and tricks so you can catch more fish, and gives out free trips!