Captain William Toney of Homosassa, Florida, shares his inshore slam fishing technique using a single jig combo with DOA and MirrOlure. He aims to catch all three species on the same artificial lure in one day, showcasing the depth of knowledge and easy-going demeanor of the expert. Toney shares tips on maximizing conditions, tides, and prevailing structure, ensuring fun and achieving the goal of catching seatrout, redfish, and snook using one lure.
Slam Fishing - Florida Redfish Seatrout Snook(00:33:58)
Redfish and seatrout are relatively easy to catch. However, snook presents a slightly more challenging inshore species. The real test? Using a single artificial lure to catch all three in a single day.
Captain William Toney is here to guide you through this exciting challenge. Using a DOA, MirrOlure jig combo, he demonstrates how to hook a seatrout, redfish, and snook in one afternoon. This isn't about trophy fishing; it's about slam fishing. The primary goals? Achieve the slam and have an exhilarating time doing it.
Each fish species tends to inhabit different areas:
- Seatrout prefer hard bottom grass flats. Drifting is the ideal method here, using the jig to mimic wounded prey. The key difference in presentation for seatrout is the addition of a popping cork. For more on seatrout, watch Sea Trout Fishing Videos with Captain William Toney.
Seatrout Fishing Videos
- Redfish are more active during the incoming tide, often found near rocky points. It's crucial to keep your bait moving, especially in rocky areas. Vertical jigging is the recommended technique. While the DOA, MirrOlure combo is effective, various baits work well for redfish. Dive deeper into redfish fishing with Redfish Fishing Videos.
Redfish Fishing Videos
- Snook are the trickiest of the trio. They prefer fast-moving water near cuts, channels, and passes. Snook are opportunistic, waiting for food to come to them. The jig combo used by William is particularly enticing for snook. For more insights, check out Snook Fishing Videos.
Snook Fishing Videos
Captain William Toney's expertise shines in this instructional video. As one of the top fishing guides on Florida's west coast, his teachings are invaluable. Embrace his wisdom, and remember: Live it. Learn it. Fish Smarter.
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Captain William Toney
Captain William Toney, a Homosassa, Florida native, is a revered fourth-generation fishing guide who blends ancestral wisdom with modern techniques to deliver unparalleled fishing experiences. As the owner and operator of Homosassa Inshore Fishing, his expertise spans a wide variety of fish species such as Red Fish, Sea Trout, Mangrove Snapper and Snook, among others. His customized 23' Tremblay Flats Boat, powered by Mercury Outboards, is a testament to his commitment to providing top-notch fishing experiences.Read more