Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Sports & Recreationen-usFri, 15 Dec 2017 18:06:33 EDTFri, 15 Dec 2017 18:06:33 EDT the Water: With cooler weather, shrimp becomes the best bait are two times I look forward to each year fishing: first, when the water warms after winter and bait fish return to our waters, and second, when the water cools to the point as we approach the winter season that the bait fish vacate our...Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTOn the Water: Fishing up and down over the holiday week in all it wasn't too bad of a week on the water. We had a couple weak cool fronts drop down, a few windy days, an hour or two of rain on Thanksgiving Day and Sunday morning, but nothing to keep anglers off the wate.Wed, 6 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTOn the Water: Local anglers enjoy another warm week a northeasterly breeze, the weather was pleasant and sunny over most days this past week. With the continued mild weather, fishing was pretty good, a little rough for the offshore boats but not too bad inshore.Wed, 29 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTSanibel Bike Club kicks off another season the beginning of the month the Sanibel Bike Club kicked off another cycling season with their annual Welcome Back fall picnic at Bowman's Beach. The club, which was founded in 1995 by Keith Trowbridge, offers something for everyone.Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTOn the Water: Warm days results in some good fishing weather continued through the week bringing anglers good fishing opportunities despite weekend winds that roughed up the waters. The catch of the week was cobia, as a few were reported on the inshore waters and good numbers offshore.Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDT