Flounder Gigging in Panama City, FloridaTwice a year a migration of flounder takes place in the Panama City, Florida area. A large population of flounder bound in the Florida Panhandle. Although many take these on light tackle, one of the most memorable experiences you can have while visiting Panama City in the Florida Panhandle would be a spring or late summer flounder gigging trip with Capt. J.P. You will depart a few minutes before sunset and spend a moonlit night in the waters of St. Andrews Bay, Panama City, Florida looking to "gig a doormat".
Flounder are called doormats by the locals here in Panama City. When flounder gigging we will "pole" through the shallows looking for the doormats laying in the sandy spots. Considered to be one of the finest eating fish in the Florida Panhandle, flounder gigging is for those that want to take a few fish home.
While you are flounder gigging in Panama City’s bays, you will see marine life as never before. Because of the big bright light used for flounder gigging you will witness underwater beauty many never see. Not to mention a night on the water in Panama City, Florida with an experienced Captain.
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