Florida Lobstering

Lobster Gloves

Thick gloves are very handy for lobstering. The Florida Lobster is covered with spikes, and without gloves it hurts to hold them, especially when they are jerking around. The first two are what typically comes with a lobstering kit / set. I use upgraded Kevlar lined diving gloves. I use these gloves for a few basic reasons. They are more comfortable, match my dive gear, and allow me to quickly identify my gloves from everyone else's gloves on the boat. The most important thing is that they are comfortable and are made to be used in water.


How to Catch a Florida Lobster
  There are numerous ways and techniques to catch a Florida Spiny lobster. I will go over a few of the ways I do it. Before you attempt to catch a Florida lobster, you need to understand their behavior.