Captain
Todd Philcox

Member since March 2018 Jacksonville, United States
Background
With over 45 years of fishing experience, Captain Todd Philcox is your guy if you want to explore the best of inshore and nearshore fishing. He started out mastering the waters of Connecticut, Long Island Sound, and New York, fishing for various inshore species. After 2005, he started focusing on catching Redfish, Seatrout, Flounder, and Tarpon in Northeast Florida waters. Apart from being a USCG licensed captain, Captain Todd is also a retired NFL quarterback.

Hey, I'm Captain Todd Philcox

Jacksonville, Estados Unidos
Background
With over 45 years of fishing experience, Captain Todd Philcox is your guy if you want to explore the best of inshore and nearshore fishing. He started out mastering the waters of Connecticut, Long Island Sound, and New York, fishing for various inshore species. After 2005, he started focusing on catching Redfish, Seatrout, Flounder, and Tarpon in Northeast Florida waters. Apart from being a USCG licensed captain, Captain Todd is also a retired NFL quarterback.
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Fishing Reports

Essential Fun

April 18, 2020

Fishing has been great this past week, redfish, flounder and seatrout make up the "Inshore Slam", as well as some fine table fare! Get out on the water with Salty Charters of Jacksonville for an essential escape from confinement… Read Full Report →


Surprise, surprise!

April 07, 2020

Cruised the beach this week in search of Cobia from St Augustine to Mayport, while the Cobia were not be found, we ran across a school of huge Black Drum. I estimate this one was about 70 lbs, I… Read Full Report →


Spring weather on the horizon

March 08, 2020

Winter fishing has been productive but difficult at times due to windy conditions and cold temps. Our 2 week forecast calls for daytime temps to remain above 70 degrees. Water temperatures will begin to rise quickly bringing an increased… Read Full Report →


Late February Redfish

February 27, 2020

Spent a cool Thursday afternoon on Jacksonville's inshore waters, Jim and Tom were rewarded with some nice redfish in the 22-24" range along with lots of action with smaller reds. Recent trips have seen nice catches of flounder and… Read Full Report →


Weather Forecast mild, Fishing Forecast

January 02, 2020

January weather in NE Florida can get a bit cold, but our 2 week forecast is for mild temperatures with a couple minor cold fronts coming through. Conditions will be great for shallow water action with redfish, pictured is… Read Full Report →


Skinny Water Redfish

December 16, 2019

It's the best time of the year for shallow water fishing for redfish. Monday afternoon's trip included great action with 10 reds from 20" to 24" and numerous smaller fish in the 16" range, tons of fun on light… Read Full Report →


Dinner time!

November 20, 2019

Cool water temps have amped up the bite with a wide variety of species coming aboard this week, pictured is Wednesday's haul which included 3 nice redfish, spotted seatrout, yellowmouth trout, flounder, bluefish and a surprise pompano! Recent catches… Read Full Report →


Bigtime fun

November 10, 2019

We still have some BIG bull redfish cruising the banks of the St Johns river. Pictured Asher, Easton and Haden White with their dad Brian. The boys each landed their biggest fish ever. After scoring on the bull reds… Read Full Report →


Fun for all Ages!

October 14, 2019

The redfish are biting and the weather is cooling, great time to get out on NE Florida's waters. Great mix of redfish and flounder aggressively taking baits for anglers of all ages and skill levels, Let's go fishing! Read Full Report →


Trophy redfish

September 26, 2019

Fall in NE Florida means Bull redfish! The action has been great in the St Johns river with multiple 20-40lb fish days common. Flounder and slot size redfish action has been good as well. Read Full Report →


Bull Reds are running

September 13, 2019

Big redfish are schooled up in the St Johns river and offer the opportunity for the catch of a lifetime. September and October are prime time for these huge fish that swarm NE Florida to spawn. Read Full Report →


Late summer Variety

August 25, 2019

The next 2 months in NE Florida offer an exceptional variety of fishing opportunities, shallow water fishing for redfish and flounder, deeper inshore waters are welcoming our fall run of bull redfish up to the 50lb range and tarpon… Read Full Report →


August Slams

August 02, 2019

Summer fishing poses some challenges such as heat, storms and variances in water temperatures and salinity but those who get out fishing have been rewarded with nice redfish, some very large trout including the 28" Gator trout pictured and… Read Full Report →


July Fishing

July 01, 2019

Summer is in full swing, fish are still biting and the sunrises are as beautiful as ever! The heat is turned up but cooling breezes make boating and fishing a lot more pleasant than any other outdoor activities in… Read Full Report →


Summer fun!

June 09, 2019

Jacksonville summer is heating up and the fishing action remains strong! Pictured are a couple of 30" plus redfish landed on light tackle by Andy and father in law Steve this past weekend. Our inland waters are alive with… Read Full Report →


Rocking Redfish Action

April 26, 2019

The past week has produced some great fishing days with big redfish providing great action. The quantity of bait in our local waters has increased dramatically and redfish up to 32” have been hammering mullet and shrimp baits. The… Read Full Report →


Great Fun for the Kids

April 04, 2019

It was a very active week on NE Florida's inshore waters, it started out wet and windy, finished up warm and beautiful and the fish ate through it all. Redfish, flounder, black drum, seatrout and sheapshead all provided action… Read Full Report →


Spring Break on the water

March 12, 2019

Strong fishing action this week with redfish from 14" to 30", flounder, seatrout and black drum all taking baits. Pictured is a 29" red taken in shallow water on light tackle, great fight! Morning outgoing tide will be the… Read Full Report →


The March 2nd Weekend Bite

March 02, 2019

It was a great weekend on Jacksonville's inshore waters, fished 4 mornings in a row despite a bit of unsettled weather with some light rain. Action for redfish has been consistent, a mix of fish from 14" to 30",… Read Full Report →


Super Fishing on Super Bowl Weekend

February 02, 2019

Fished thee days this past week and the action was good to great each day culminated by a super day on Saturday with 18 redfish from 20-28" boated in shallow water on light tackle, also landed flounder and seatrout,… Read Full Report →


January 17th on the water

January 17, 2019

Great morning of fishing today with Bobby V, chilly start with temps in the 30's, but a nice warmup and great action with 6 redfish from 20" to 26", another 10 shorter reds and a dozen or more trout… Read Full Report →


Fun New Years Fishing!

January 04, 2019

Redfish continue to keep clients busy, from 30 lb bull reds to fun slot size fish the winter bite is great. Trout, black drum, sheepshead and flounder also aggressively taking baits! Read Full Report →


Rocking redfish action!

December 02, 2018

This past weekend saw a great bite of redfish, mixed in were flounder and trout as well. Fun time to be on the inshore waters of Jacksonville! Read Full Report →


November fishing

November 11, 2018

Karen boated this nice redfish on a blistery, cool day this weekend. Winter patterns are setting in with red fish, flounder and trout action picking up in the backwaters. Cool days and hot fishing, come on out with Captain… Read Full Report →


Late October action

October 24, 2018

Conditions are changing rapidly on Jacksonville's inshore waters and the fishing continues to be excellent. Water temperatures have dropped from the mid-eighty degree range 3 weeks ago to the low 70's now and fish are moving and active. Pictured… Read Full Report →


Late Summer Action

September 21, 2018

Late summer action remains hot, just like Jacksonville's weather. Catches this week included numerous redfish, black drum, trout, flounder and a mixed bag of many other species. Read Full Report →


Hard to beat

August 26, 2018

The beauty of mornings on NE Florida's inshore waters are hard to beat, and the fishing is great too! Redfish, trout, Flounder and .......Weekend charters still available for Labor Day weekend. Read Full Report →


June Fishing is Hot!

June 04, 2018

Kicked off the first week of June with a great Monday morning of fishing! Allen, Zach and Jake from Knoxville crushed the redfish all morning long! Calendar is filling up, reserve your day on the water. Read Full Report →


Pre-Memorial Day fishing

May 25, 2018

It's been a phenomenal week of fishing on Jacksonville's inshore waters and the St. Johns River! The intercoastal is teeming with baitfish and all our inshore species have been feeding aggressively. Pictured is Brian Mahoney with one of many… Read Full Report →


Big redfish are biting!

May 06, 2018

Outstanding weekend of fishing, pictured are Andy and Brian White with a double hookup of large redfish caught on light tackle, just 2 of many caught last weekend. This will be a great week for fishing and enjoying Players… Read Full Report →


May Fishing off to a hot start

May 02, 2018

Great week of inshore fishing on the inter coastal and St Johns River. Pictured are Hal and David with one of many redfish, Hal let Captain Todd pose with his big sheepshead catch as well. Warming waters have brought… Read Full Report →


Spring break fishing

April 06, 2018

It was a busy week with travelers from Michigan, Wyoming, Texas and North Carolina visiting and enjoying Jacksonville's inshore fishing ! Conditions varied from warm and beautiful to extremely windy, then cool and wet, but through it all redfish,… Read Full Report →


Hot Redfish bite

March 23, 2018

Redfish action was great this morning, found a good bite from Palm Valley all the way to St John's river. Shrimp and Mud minnows fished on 1/4 ounce jigs did the trick for Drew and Andrew, both back home… Read Full Report →


Cold Friday morning but reds were feedin

March 09, 2018

Friday morning fishing was quite good despite cold air temperatures and dropping water temps as well. Found slot reds along dropoffs in the intracoastal and black drum down a bit deeper. Thankfully weekend temps are looking a bit warmer,… Read Full Report →

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Half day with Capt. Todd

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Capt Tood worked hard to keep us on the fish… tough day on the water but Capt Todd was hands down on his game and found...
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Had a great time!

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Excellent trip! We had such a great time! Would definitely recommend:) my kids got to catch lunch foR today!
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Jacksonville, FL
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My son and I went on the half day trip with Captain Mike. We had an amazing time, catching about a dozen fish between the two...
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Half Day trip with Captain Todd Philcox

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Great day on the water with Captain Todd. Highlight was an 18 1/2 Red Drum. Todd was very courteous and professional...
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