Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info
About Reel Knowledge Fishing
Where does Reel Knowledge Fishing fish?
We fish the Sarasota area, including Gulf of Mexico, Sarasota Bay.
What are the target fish?
Target fish include Black Drum (Also Called Drum, Drummer), Bluefish (Also Called Elf, Tailor, Shad), Summer Flounder (Also Called Flounder, Fluke ), Crevalle Jack (Also Called Horse Crevalle, Jack ), Permit (Also Called ), Pacific Pompano (Also Called Pacific Butterfish, California Butterfish, Butterfish ), Redfish (Also Called Red Drum, Channel Bass, Spottail Bass), Sheepshead (Also Called Convict Fish, Sheephead ), Grey Snapper (Also Called Mangrove Snapper, Gray Snapper ), Snook (Also Called Common Snook, Sergeant Fish, Thin Snook), Sea Trout (Also Called Speckled Trout, Spotted Sea Trout), Tarpon (Also Called Silver King, Silverfish, Sábalo )
Where in Sarasota to we meet our guests?
We meet at Reel Knowledge Fishing ( 1105 10th St, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA )
Do I need a STATE Fishing license?
Yes, a Fishing license is required
Where do I get a STATE Fishing license?
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission - Fishing
How much should I Tip?
It is customary to tip 20% of the trip total. We work tirelessly to make sure you have a guest experience!
Do I need to bring my own gear?
No, we provide standard gear such as rods and reels so you don’t need to worry about anything. But please feel free to bring you own gear if you prefer.