‘Silver King’ – Salt Water, Light Tackle – Found in warm temperate tropical and subtropical waters of the Atlantic Ocean. This coastal fish can be found both inshore and offshore. Fishing methods include still fishing with live mullet, pinfish, crabs, shrimp, etc., or casting or trolling with spoons, plugs, or other artificial lures. the best fishing is at night when the tarpon is feeding. they are hard to hook because of their hard, bony mouths. Once hooked they put up a stubborn and spectacular fight, often leaping up to 10 feet out of the water. At maturity they reach to about 4 ft. long.