Fishing the Flats focuses on the strong fighting shallow water fish in the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean. Locations include Florida, Belize, Bahamas, Mexico, the Cayman Islands and more. Master Angler Henry Waszczuk and Capt. Billy Clyde explore shallow water fishing for some of the most dynamic fish that can be caught on rod and reel. Fishing techniques vary from fly-fishing to conventional gear, all on light tackle for the most exciting fights one can experience. The series is graphically enhanced in a magazine format covering places to stay, weekly fishing tips, fish recipes and so much more!
This week host Henry Waszczuk takes a trip to Floridas Panhandle on another great fishing adventure. Theres always a variety of fish that are biting in this fishing hot spot, but this week, we concentrate on a strong punishing fighter that powers deeps and defies all odds, the greater amberjack. We head out in our Boston Whaler Conquest with Captain William Pugh to tangle with one of the toughest reef fish there are, and its Mr. AJ to anyone who takes the challenge.
This week we take you on a unique shark adventure. Host Henry Waszczuk fishes with Josh Jorgensen who has a passion for the blacktip shark. Imagine sight-casting to these fish in less than 5 feet of water; its truly unbelievable to see these shark turn and chase artificial lures, youll see a lot of great action out of our 37 Boston Whaler Outrage. We also look at some IGFA record cobia too.
This week we are on the hunt for redfish. These fish really dont care too much about structure, water depth or clarity, what they do care about is food. Yes, this fish is one of a kind, tough, powerful, and a beautiful fish to fight on light tackle. Host Henry Waszczuk takes his Boston Whaler 270 Dauntless into super skinny water as he sets up in perfect position on these schooling reds.
Whether you are interested in the mystique of migratory tarpon or the thrill of experiencing the fight of these world-class fish, then this weeks show is for you. The acrobatic jumps and sizzling runs that they make when hooked is like no other fish. This week we add an extra challenge by fishing under one of the largest bridges in the western hemisphere. We also take a look at the Scamp Grouper from the IGFA record books.
This week we bring you the best of catching big fish, yes indeed the invincible , the massive, the incredible goliath grouper. There are many fishing captains in the state of Florida that specialize in catching these monsters, and today we fish with one of the best none other than captain Ben Chancey. There are many fish that challenge an anglers skill but none as much as these leviathans.
This week we bring you some great shallow water fishing adventures, all of them wading. Host Henry Waszczuk and the Fishing the Flats team start off in Southwest Florida wading the flats along the shores of an incredible island called Egmont Key. These flats are super clear fish are spooky, but we will have lots of hook ups and land some big fish before featuring some more IGFA records.
In this episode we have fun with one of the most popular gamefish in the inshore waters, the spotted sea trout. Host Henry Waszczuk will be stalking these sweet tasting fish from a Boston Whalers 170 Dauntless. We promise that the shallow water action will be fun, fast and furious. Our fish eye section has lots of great facts and tips to catch the big one! Dont forget about the IGFA record books, as we will feature some monster record trout too!
Not only are they pretty to look at, but red snapper are very tasty and highly popular among seafood fans. Known as the Gulf of Mexicos signature fish, host Henry Waszczuk will take the trip to Floridas panhandle to search out some hot spots. Well show you how tough these red snapper are, and well get some big boys to the boat too!
This week Host Henry Waszczuk heads to the waters of Cortez in southwest Florida. The shallow water flats are known for many great catches including snook, redfish, sea trout and more. We run our 27 foot Dauntless in skinny waters to fool some keeper snook and others too on another great episode!
If you like Kingfish, then this show is for you. Florida has numerous hot spots, and this week host Henry Waszczuk and the team will hook up some hungry kings. There will be some great action, fishing tips, techniques - it really cant get any better than this.
This week we hunt for the good ole black drum, not the little guys, we are talking monsters pushing 100 pounds. Our fishing guide is none other than Captain Steve Crowder from Madness Charters. Well be fishing the St Johns River Jetty with some ripping outgoing tides. And theres more, as host Henry Waszczuk will give you some great fishing tips and insight to kore world record fish.
Pompano are known as one of the finest tasting saltwater fish. They are feisty and fight hard for their size. Host Henry Waszczuk heads to Southwest Florida to the quaint fishing village of Cortez to tangle with these tasty fish. As a bonus, well also hit the flats for some hard-fighting reds. Besides great fishing, well give you lots of tips, tactics, pompano fish facts and more!
Over his 34 years on TV, Host Henry Waszczuk has had more than 100 celebrity guests on camera with him and theyve landed some pretty nice fish. From award winning Actress Jane Seymour, to NASCAR Champion Amber Balcaen. From PGAs Nick Price and Andy Bean to numerous NHL Legends like Bobby Orr, Mark Messier, Darryl Sittler and more. This TV special will keep you at the edge of your seat with some great catches, and lots of laughs as we bring you lots of great fishing action featuring Henrys top celebrity guests.
This episode features shark from the Florida Keys and wily permit from Belize.
In this episode we feature big trout, and a bag of big fish from the Bahama flats.
This week we feature triggerfish form Belize, and some Southwest Florida hogfish.
This week its great shallow water action from a kayak and sailfish on a fly from Guatemala.
This week we start off in Belize, fly fishing for bonefish. Then we head not too far offshore in the Florida Keys for a mix of fish on light tackle.
In this episode we have black tip shark from Bahamas and sea trout from Southwest Florida.
We fish the reef for some beauties in Belize, and then some giant goliath grouper from Florida.
This week we hunt sailfish in Guatemala, and then barracuda from the Florida Keys.
In this episode we showcase mutton snapper from the Bahamas, and permit from Belize.
We hunt bonefish on spinning gear and then head back to Florida for gag grouper.
This week we fish trophy snook at night in Florida and Bahamas bones on a fly.
In this episode, we fish mahi mahi in Guatemala, and grouper in the Florida Keys.