30th Annual Johnny Kellar
Inshore Fishing Tournament

January 16 & 18, 2020

Honoring the spirit of one young man and his indomitable passion for life... a fishing life, the Johnny Kellar Inshore Fishing Tournament offers a great start to the tournament season. Come out. Join us at Bay Pines Marina. Fish a great Old Salt tournament and help support worthy causes.

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Come Out For The 1st Angler Meeting/Seminar of The New Year

We are getting together Tuesday January 14th at 7:00:PM to kick off the new year. We have a full evening prepared for you with Captain Ryan Harrington talking Inshore Fishing, a 2019 wrap up, a 2020 look ahead, member raffle and more. Join us at Gators Cafe on Treasure Island. 7:00PM.

Fishing Reports From Around Florida

Captains Travis Yaeckel - Instinct Fishing Company (Tampa Bay) and Greg Rapp - Sea Leveler Sport Fishing Charters (Space Coast) offer up forecasts, tips and tactics every month for the Suzuki Repower Fishing Report.

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The Winter Grill

The Winter Grill

For most folk, grilling is synonymous with summer. However, the winter months seem, to this cook, anyway, a great time to break out the smoker/grill. I have always been a winter griller no matter where I lived (can you say Minnesota, once upon a time…?). Now its Florida winters for me and they are just… Continue Reading

Captain Greg’s Space Coast Fishing Report for January 2020

Captain Greg’s Space Coast Fishing Report for January 2020

Space Coast Fishing Report For November 2019 Covering Port Canaveral, Cape Canaveral, Cocoa Beach, and Orlando Last Month’s ActionDecember shot out of the gate hot and it was a absolute fishing paradise for the first 2 weeks. Both near shore & offshore the action was phenomenal. There was not a species native to our waters… Continue Reading

Thank You and Merry Christmas

Thank You and Merry Christmas

As we celebrate the holidays (MERRY CHRISTMAS, ALL) and wind our way towards the close of the year it is worthwhile to reflect on our activities & accomplishments, to date, and offer thanks for the support Old Salt receives from so many sources. Activities & Accomplishments Youth and Family Fishing Kids and families. That’s a… Continue Reading

Captain Greg’s Space Coast Fishing Report for December 2019

Captain Greg’s Space Coast Fishing Report for December 2019

Space Coast Fishing Report For November 2019 Covering Port Canaveral, Cape Canaveral, Cocoa Beach, and Orlando Last Month’s ActionNovember did better than October in its attempt to get us out of the slump that is traditionally started by the first major storm that sends big swells our way every year. The near shore fishing was… Continue Reading

Watch the “W’s” In December – Capt. Travis Fishing Report

Watch the “W’s” In December – Capt. Travis Fishing Report

So far this December, we have already seen some significant changes in the (W)ind, (W)ater temperature, and (W)hite bait. The North winds have brought our water temperatures down into the 50’s in some areas at times. Luckily, we have had plenty of sunny days that bring it back up throughout the daylight hours. This has… Continue Reading

2019 Fall King of the Beach Fishing Tournament Recap

2019 Fall King of the Beach Fishing Tournament Recap

488 teams signed up to fish the 26th Annual Old Salt Fall King of the Beach November 7, 8 & 9, 2019. On weigh-in day, out of the 488 who set out to chase the crown, 252 returned to the scales. 147 King Mackerel were weighed in the Overall, Single Engine, Ladies and Youth division… Continue Reading

Captain Greg’s Space Coast Fishing Report for November 2019

Captain Greg’s Space Coast Fishing Report for November 2019

Space Coast Fishing Report For November 2019 Covering Port Canaveral, Cape Canaveral, Cocoa Beach, and Orlando Last Month’s ActionOctober tried to get us back in the game but overall fell a little short of the mark. The near shore fishing for big red drum was definitely where the action was for anyone just looking to… Continue Reading

Coconut Panko Crusted Red Grouper

Coconut Panko Crusted Red Grouper

Red Grouper (heck, almost any Grouper) is a delight to eat. Prep ranges from dead simple to haute cuisine. This recipe, Coconut Panko Crusted Red Grouper, is on the easier end of the preparation scale and delivers an out of this world moist and flavorful dish. Coconut Panko Crusted Red Grouper Ingredients 1lb. Red Grouper… Continue Reading

Old Salt Kids Fishing Slam Makes “Best Of” List

Old Salt Kids Fishing Slam Makes “Best Of” List

The good folk at fishingbooker.com surveyed kids fishing tournaments across the U.S. to assemble a best of the best list (Best Kids Fishing Tournaments In The U.S.) and the 2019 Old Salt Kids Fishing Slam was identified and found worthy.  Thanks Fishing Booker! Recognition is nice. Seriously, it is very nice. Old Salt is honored… Continue Reading

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