The Fishing Line by Capt. Billy Pipkin

Chillin’ the Most…

Kid Rock suggested naming a boat Chillin the Most and taking it up and down the coast. I’m not sure he had fishing in mind, but he had the right idea.

The month of August has a ‘hot’ reputation…  Hot weather and hot fishing!

It’s cooler on the water. There seems to always be enough breeze on the bay and rivers to keep temperatures more comfortable than on land. Shade certainly helps too. The large covered area on my charter boat is like sitting under an oak tree enjoying a light breeze.

During August, the hottest month of the year, most fish seem to feed heavier during the morning and evening hours. They find their way into shallow waters at night to feed-especially during the high tides….

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