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Fishing Guide for Inshore Redfish

Best Bet for Inshore Red Drum and Channel Bass in Cocoa Beach

Tuesday June 27, 2017

On any given day there's bound to be some redfish caught around Cocoa Beach, but a good fishing guide can often turn a mediocre day of fishing into a great day of fishing. Known for it's warm sub-tropical weather, beautiful beaches and clear lagoons, Cocoa Beach host some of the best inshore fishing for a variety of sportfish including sea trout, tarpon, snook and yes... even the giant redfish or channel bass as they are often called.

If you decide to go on a fishing trip and target red fish in the Cocoa Beach area, you'll need to hire an experienced guide that's properly equipped with the correct tackle and also the qualified vessels for moving around the shallow water lagoons where the redfish frequently roam and feed. Redfish or "Reds" as they are often called, can be elusive to many anglers because their habits are often misunderstood. These heavy bodied fish feed and live in the shallow water areas where normal boats don't have the capabilities to pursue them. It's essential to have a shallow running boat to get to the fish and offer lures and/or baits to them.

How Can I Connect to a Cocoa Beach Fishing Guide?

Cocoa Beach has the nearby Port Canaveral and it's locks that open up into the gorgeous Banana River Lagoon with it's frolicking dolphins and lumbering manatees. There's not many days when anglers don't get to see some unusual marine life and experience the vastness of Florida's mangrove estuaries off Cocoa Beach.

The best way to hookup with an inshore fishing trip in Cocoa Beach is to simply fill out the form below or call Captain Gina Bradley and arrange for a day of fishing when you're in the area vacationing or visiting. Her number is (321) 868-4953.

A little swim after catching redfish in Cocoa Beach

After Montise landed her big redfish she took a swim with a friend in the Banana River Lagoon adjacent to Cocoa Beach. "It's so easy to book a trip with Captain Richard and Lagooner Fishing Guides, just fill out the form... I did!"

Book Your Fishing Trip with Lagooner Fishing Guides Today

Vacations are meant to be a way to "get away and relax", that's why Lagooner Fishing Guides prides itself with helping customers with their vacation plans to the Orlando Florida area. We take care of it all from the when and where's to what equipment and boats to use for each situation. After all it's your fishing trip and it should be easy. Call us or fill out the form on this page for additional information. Our belief is that a fishing trip should be an easy thing and no worries about what to bring other than your favorite food and/or beverage. Call Lagooner Fishing Guides and reserve a date today!

"I had so much fun fishing with Captain Richard at my hometown of Cocoa Beach for Giant Redfish! I can't wait till I can go again!"
Cocoa Beach, FL

Redfish Fishing in Cocoa Beach, Florida

Reviewed by Captain Richard Bradley on Last modified: September 14 2016 15:58:29.

Published by: Captain of Lagooner Fishing Guides©

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Request information about a fishing trip with a Lagooner Fishing Guide by filling out and submitting this form or simply calling (321) 868-4953

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Fishing Forecast

June - 2017 Fishing Forecast

June of 2017 is looking to be a hot summer with hot fishing off of East Central Florida near Cocoa Beach. Orlando visitors should anticipate the warm weather and great fishing that coastal and offshore fishing provides in the warm Atlantic Ocean this time of year. Last year in 2016 we saw many tarpon exceeding 100 pounds caught off the Brevard County beaches along with a good amount of sharks, king mackerel and really big Jack Crevelle that kept things interesting. Looking forward to this year's forecast on the Space Coast remember that the coastal waters along the Atlantic seaboard and Ocean will probably be the most productive fishing during the month of June and as we look in to August the ocean will look to be the most inviting destination for anglers in the heat of the Central Florida Summer.

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Cocoa Beach's premier saltwater fishing guide with over 25 years of charter fishing experience in his native waters.
Telephone: 321-868-4953

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Cocoa Beach, FL

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Inshore Charter Fishing in the Banana River Lagoon near Cocoa Beach, Florida. Catch redfish, sea trout, tarpon, snook and many other saltwater gamefish aboard the world famous Lagooner flats fishing boat with renowned Captain Richard Bradley.

A very knowledgeable guide and knows the area waters well. We were on big reds and trout within minutes of the leaving the dock and ventured about the lagoon to catch different species. The scenery in the Lagoon is remarkable! Richard’s boat was well equipped with good equipment, he was well prepared to adapt to the different types of fishing through out the day. My primary focus was sight fishing for big reds on fly - the flies that Capt. Richard provided were right on! Booking the charter was a breeze, his wife Capt. Gina was very accommodating to work me in (thank you Capt. Gina). Capt. Richard seemed to know who was hungry at the right times – and we had some impressive catches! Well done Capt. Richard, and thanks for a great day on the water!
about Lagooner Fishing Charters on January 21, 2015

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