Category: Bottom Fishing

Kevin Adney holding red grouper caught Bottom Fishing

Bottom Fishing – Know the Basics

Bottom fishing is a popular saltwater fishing technique that targets specific species of fish near the bottom of a body of water, such as grouper, snapper, and tilefish. It is an effective method compared to other methods like trolling or casting, and can be a fun and rewarding way to spend time on the water.

 Bottom Fishing - Be Smart About It

Bottom Fishing - Be Smart About It

Bottom fishing and deep dropping are similar techniques targeting fish near the ocean's bottom, but differ in depth and gear. Bottom fishing targets shallower fish like snapper and grouper using traditional gear, while deep dropping targets deeper-dwelling species like tilefish and golden tilefish using specialized gear and electric reels.