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10/28 fishing report

I had a friend visiting and he wanted to go fishing. We went into the back country and he was struggling with his casting. I caught a few fish and i was feeling bad because it was clear that he wasn't going to catch anything. Luckily i brought my shark rod so i kept a jack and headed for a shallow sandbar adjacent to a deep channel near Dismal Key. I put the head on the shark rod and butterflied the carcass and hung it overboard. Within 10 minutes the drag was screaming and it was fish on. I came tight on the fish and handed him the rod and he brought in a 4ft bull shark. A bad day was saved by "the man in the grey suit"😎.


  • Lostmen_DanLostmen_Dan Ft. LauderdalePosts: 18 Deckhand
    Now if we could teach them not to eat the gamefish we'd really be in business! Gotta love the reaction to someone's first shark in the glades. Nice work Bob.
    Formerly lostmen dan. Not able to get back in the account but what else is new around here.

    3rd gen Floridian fishing Flamingo, Chokoloskee, the Keys and Tri-County area since 1988.
    IG - @danielrearle
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