Canoeing in the Everglades

Canoeing in the Everglades

Winter is the dry season in the Everglades, meaning less mosquitos, less humidity and less water throughout the ecosystem. It’s also much less heat. A perfect time to go canoeing and see a lot of wildlife: great blue herons, red shouldered hawks, snowy egrets and my everglades favorite, ospreys. In addition to alligator and manatees….

February Adventures

February Adventures

It’s a short month but jamming a lot in: My daughter and her husband are visiting from Chicago and I am planning on taking them on at least one the following outdoor activities I am doing this month: Everglades paddling trip off roading in Big Cyrus National Preserve Peacock Bass fishing location TBD Hiking in…

Fishing for Amazon Peacock Bass & Other Exotics in Florida

Fishing for Amazon Peacock Bass & Other Exotics in Florida

Peacock bass and other exotic fish species both introduced and invasive make South Florida a unique sportsman’s paradise. besides some of the best fishing grounds for tarpon, bonefish, snook, permit, sailfish, etc. our local waters also host a smorgasbord of fish from the Amazon as well as other tropical areas. the big draw here for…