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Wednesday, June 6, 2018 3:00 PM by Capt. Nathan Chennaux

Although the weather has been less than ideal over the past couple of weeks, the fishing continues to be excellent! Mangrove snapper have piled up on shallow water structures throughout the bay and have been quick to bite for the most part.  Anchoring up current and dropping back a flat lined live glass minnow, shrimp, pilchard or similar...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 4:00 PM by Visit Panama City Beach

It’s never too early to look ahead to exciting summer festivities on the Gulf Coast, and this year Panama City Beach is hosting a red, white and blue extravaganza with a full week of Fourth of July events. With its 27 miles of award winning beaches, emerald water and All-American atmosphere, Panama City Beach invites visitors of all ages to...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 2:00 PM by Capt. Nathan Chennaux

Summer is fast approaching and our beaches are filling up with visitors eager to enjoy the warm weather, emerald green water and sugar white sand.  We certainly enjoy sharing our slice of heaven with them, but big crowds can put a slight damper on the fishing during certain parts of the day.  With that in mind, it’s best to get out...
This week, we learn how the end of a life means the beginning of new life through memorial reefs.  The Chasin’ The Sun crew follows along as the Mexico Beach Artificial Reef Association (MBARA) deploys living legacies in the Gulf of Mexico. Memorial reefs allow families to construct, personalize and name a reef for their loved one,...

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 8:00 AM by Capt. Nathan Chennaux

  What a fantastic time of the year!  Air temperatures have finally broken into the 80's, water temperatures are in the low-to-mid 70's and the fish are cruising for easy meals. Along the beaches, the pompano bite has been absolutely on fire in the surf.  Whether you target them by boat, at one of the piers or from the beach,...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 2:00 PM by Visit Panama City Beach

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and what better way to show your mother how much she is admired than by spoiling her with a weekend trip to the beach? With the beautiful weather and all of the fun activities this time of year, Panama City Beach is perfect for Mother’s Day! Check out a couple of these hot spots for both locals...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 2:00 PM by Visit Panama City Beach

World Ocean’s Day is a global day of celebration in honor of the beautiful ocean that connects us all from different parts of the world with a goal of encouraging solutions for a healthy ocean and focusing on preventing plastic pollution. Join on the fun on June 8 th starting with a beach clean up at the M.B. Miller County Pier from 9:30am to...
Hooks, lines and sinkers are necessary equipment for fishing, but when they end up interfering with the life of a sea turtle, the results are not very pretty.  This week, we learn about efforts to rehabilitate animals that survive potentially deadly interactions with anglers. Gulf World Marine Institute (GWMI) rescues, rehabilitates and...