Choctawhatchee Bay Fish Species

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Common Choctawhatchee bay Fish Species Questions


What fish are in season in Choctawhatchee Bay?

Choctawhatchee Bay boasts a variety of fish species that are in season at different times, including sought-after catches like redfish and speckled trout. When you embark on a fishing expedition with Rising Son Expeditions, Captain Trey Senterfitt's expertise ensures that you'll have the best chance of targeting and landing the prized species currently in season, creating a memorable and successful fishing experience.


What is the fall fishing in Choctawhatchee Bay?

In the fall, Choctawhatchee Bay offers prime fishing conditions with cooler temperatures enticing species like redfish and speckled trout to become more active. When you choose Rising Son Expeditions for your fall fishing adventure, Captain Trey Senterfitt's knowledge and skill ensure a tailored and successful experience, maximizing the opportunities presented by the autumn season in Choctawhatchee Bay.


How do you catch redfish in Choctawhatchee Bay?

Catching redfish in Choctawhatchee Bay often involves using live or cut bait like shrimp or mullet near grassy flats, oyster beds, or other structures. When you embark on a fishing expedition with Rising Son Expeditions, Captain Trey Senterfitt's expertise and local knowledge play a crucial role, guiding you to optimal redfish habitats and employing effective techniques for a successful and thrilling angling experience in Choctawhatchee Bay.


Rising Son Expeditions targets the top Choctawhatchee bay fish species including  Largemouth Bass (Also Called Green Trout, Black Bass), Black Drum (Also Called Drum, Drummer), Channel Catfish (Also Called Graceful Catfish, Catfish ), Crevalle Jack (Also Called Horse Crevalle, Jack ), Ladyfish (Also Called John, Skipjack, Tenpounder ), Redfish (Also Called Red Drum, Channel Bass, Spottail Bass), Sheepshead (Also Called Convict Fish, Sheephead ), Sea Trout (Also Called Speckled Trout, Spotted Sea Trout). . We primarily fish the Gulf of Mexico, Choctawhatchee Bay.