Skip to main content
Home East Central General Fishing & The Outdoors

Aug 2018 Report Edgewater New Smyrna North Mosquito Lagoon

Hot water of the dog days has set in now in mid August, with action slowing a little compared to early summer, but still fish to be caught. Last month had good numbers of bull redfish along the channel in Edgewater and New Smyrna, best chance of right place, right time, best baits is outgoing tide, small live crabs or live pigfish baits. Here a few landed on my boat between 38" and 44"...............





I'm not out on the flats as much now days, with the loss of so much sea grass and lower numbers of skinny water fish on the lagoon, but still a few good redfish to be caught sight fishing, is always a fun but challenging choice to try it..............



Most of my time now days spent in the back creeks, channels and holes in Edgewater backcountry, fishing live shrimp, small lures, live finger mullet or pigfish. Always a chance at a few good fish including reds, trout, snook, mangrove snapper, black drum, shovelnose hammerhead sharks. Light tackle always makes it more fun.





 Never know what surprises will come to the boat, like this small permit this summer..............

Capt Michael Savedow
Edgewater River Guide,Inc since 2003
http://EdgewaterRiverGuide.com
386-689-3781
http://EdgewaterRiverGuide.com, Mosquito Lagoon Indian River Backcountry, Children Welcome, Fair Prices. Call or text 386-689-3781 Edgewater River Guide, Inc. since 2003. Capt. Michael Savedow
Sign In or Register to comment.
Magazine Cover

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Digital Now Included!

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

Preview This Month's Issue

Buy Digital Single Issues

Don't miss an issue.
Buy single digital issue for your phone or tablet.

Buy Single Digital Issue on the Florida Sportsman App

Other Magazines

See All Other Magazines

Special Interest Magazines

See All Special Interest Magazines

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Get the top Florida Sportsman stories delivered right to your inbox.

Advertisement

Phone Icon

Get Digital Access.

All Florida Sportsman subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets.

To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine.

Get Digital Access

Not a Subscriber?
Subscribe Now