Live Bait Specialist
Live bait can make or break a fishing trip, so be sure to stop by Hot Spots and grab some before hitting the water.
Hot Spots Bait & Tackle is open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. throughout the season, but closed for winter.
Visit by Boat
Located on Pensacola Beach at Pensacola Beach Marina you can get to us by land or water.
Best in the Business
Hot Spots charters is Pensacola’s largest charter boat operation offering inshore and offshore trips.
Fishing Tackle Supply
Hot Spots online store “Fishing Tackle Supply” will be up and running sometime in the fall of 2014.
Owned by Captains
Captains Chris Phillips and Matt McLeod own Hot Spots Bait & Tackle, so be sure to ask for some tips while shopping.
Call or Email Us
If you aren’t on Pensacola Beach and have a questions about live bait in stock just give us a call.
Pensacola Fishing Rodeo
Owner Captain Chris Phillips is co-owner of the Bug Light Pensacola Fishing Rodeo, Pensacola’s largest tournament.
What’s the weather doing?
One of the many great things about hotspotstackle.com, a one stop spot for tides, weather, and much more.
Charter Boat Marina
Hot Spots Bait & Tackle is located at Pensacola Beach Marina, where there are over 20 charter boats ready to go fishing.
Check the Regulations
Fishing regulations change daily and can be very confusing so be sure to check them before hitting the water.
Is the Tide Moving?
Tides play a major role in fishing, so it’s always a good idea to know what tide conditions your dealing with before heading out.
Pensacola Fishing Reports dot com is a great place to stop and get information on fishing inshore or offshore in Pensacola.
Pensacola Fishing Pier
Pensacola Beach Gulf Fishing Pier is less than a mile from Hot Spots and offers some great fishing throughout the year.
Pensacola Fishing Forum is a great place to find and share information on fishing and other outdoor activities in Pensacola.
Live Cigar Minnows
If your going offshore it’s a no brainer to stop by the bait boat and grab some live cigar minnows, hardtails, or Spanish sardines.
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Marine forecast, tides, and daily bait in stock can be found each day on our Instagram account.
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