Jupiter Offshore

Jupiter Offshore

Jupiter Offshore

All photos by Mike Mazur Capt. Ron Doerr rigs an outfit at Seasport Marina in Jupiter, Florida. Then, only minutes later...
Jupiter Offshore

Jupiter Offshore

...he nets up a horde of glass minnows cruising around the docks.
Jupiter Offshore

Jupiter Offshore

On the way out of Jupiter Inlet, this egret had some fun eating a few of our baits. But it left plenty in the livewell...
Jupiter Offshore

Jupiter Offshore

...to chum up a bunch of Spanish mackerel cruising along the beach. This one nailed a crease fly.
Jupiter Offshore

Jupiter Offshore

Kristen Mustad gets ready to release a nice Spanish. These fast, scrappy critters are perfect on 6-weight outfits.
Jupiter Offshore

Jupiter Offshore

After catching a load of mackerel, we were interested to see what was happening offshore. So we headed out, where we found pilot whales, as well as...
Jupiter Offshore

Jupiter Offshore

...sea turtles. We even saw some free-jumping sailfish while on the move.
Jupiter Offshore

Jupiter Offshore

Finally, what we came for - dolphin! We were hoping to find some big gaffers, but only managed smallish peanuts. Still, they were a blast on light fly gear, and each one took to the air with reckless abandon!
Jupiter Offshore

Jupiter Offshore

While offshore, we also came across a floating bucket, which held a few small tripletail. This one pounced on a crab fly and smiled pretty for the camera before being released.
Jupiter Offshore

Jupiter Offshore

On the way back in at the 100-foot line, we stopped and had a ball with a bunch of little tunny. Again, we didn't land any monsters, but even smallish guys like this pull like the dickens. It can all be done...
Jupiter Offshore

Jupiter Offshore

...in a single day in Jupiter, Florida, one of my favorite places to fish!