Nick Names: Red Drum, Channel Bass, Spottail Bass
Characteristics: Red drum are a dark red color on
the back, which fades into white on the belly. The
red drum have a characteristic eyespot near the tail
and are somewhat streamlined.
Size: up to 27” from 6-8 lbs, over 27” are called
Bullreds and can reach up to 94 lbs.
Habitat: Both younger mature red drum
(3-6 years of age) and bull red drum prefer rocky
outcroppings including jetties and manmade
structures, such as oil rigs and bridge posts.
Fight: Redfish are an elusive species and give a
major fight when caught. 8 on the fun to catch scale.
"The most exciting fishing trip ever. One after another and bigger every time."
The fishing is on year round.
The best Charter Fishing Guide in Fernandina Beach and Amelia Island. Expect big fish most times of the year but consider these seasonal options if you are targeting a specific species or planning your trip.
Winter and Spring:
Redfish, Trout, Black Drum
Bull Redfish, Trout, Ladyfish, Jacks, Tarpon, Cobia and Sharks
Bull Redfish, Tarpon, Sharks, Trout, Jacks and Mangrove Snapper
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