Covered with long and lush seagrass, Cedar Creek is considered one of the best launching points in the Big Bend area. Boasting an abundance of guides and ship captains for hire and a variety of other land and water-based attractions, Key West is an ideal destination to visit with the entire family.
A large fountain with a jumping sailfish sits in its town square, marking the centerpiece of the area’s 15 marinas ready to take out fishing and charter boat fleets. Spring is the most popular season for catching underwater treasures, as the seagrass grows wild in these months making it an ideal time to spot Redfish, speckled trout, and sleepyhead.
With over 140 vessels that cater to anglers, you have the chance to catch grouper, amber jack, snapper, mackerel, sailfish, Yahoo, tuna and even a blue marlin in this emerald Gulf of Mexico waters. Those looking for a more leisurely experience can cast a line off the pier, as this city pairs laid-back vibes with crystal clear beach areas.
It’s also a great place to go fly and kayak fishing, and if you’re with the kids, you might want to check out the chance to hand-feed tarpon at nearby Robbie’s Marina only a few miles from the park. Fly and spin angling might win you saltwater game fish, while reef fishing is ideal for reeling in snapper and grouper.
With both resorts and campsites peppered around the lake, visitors can stay overnight, as the area has plenty of guides and charters to direct you to the best spots. Here you’ll discover a city listed on the National Register of Historic Places and old fish houses that date back to the original families, where both shrimp and grouper are sold to local restaurants.
For those who rather go stargazing and appreciate the outdoors, head to Anastasia State Park to find 139 full-facility campsites that sit alongside the Atlantic Ocean. Less touristy than its South Florida counterparts, here visitors will find an underrated gem with crystal clear waters stemming from the Gulf of Mexico.
The area is famous for spotting an array of colorful redfish, flounder, tarpon and sea trout, and if you venture further offshore, it’s not uncommon to see fishermen reeling in king mackerel, blue marlin, tuna, and cobra. Located on the southwest coast of Florida facing the Gulf of Mexico, Sarasota even has a handful of hotels that provide guides for hire.
Catching shook, redfish, trout, grouper and Dorado is common, while the area’s offshore activities, from its vibrant arts scene to the stunning Siesta Key beach, are sure to keep the entire family entertained. Often referred to as “The Fishing Capital of the World,” here you will discover an abundance of freshwater and saltwater hotspots to keep your vacation itinerary full, from the emerald waters in the Panhandle all the way down to the Florida Keys.
Whether you want to go deep-sea fishing or prefer to cast a line off the pier, you can catch a monster bass one day and some pan fish for dinner the next. Most of the offshore charter boats at Bud n’ Mary’s Marina are owner/operator and vary in price due to their fuel burn/amenities/boat size.
Head to Florida and stay at Palm Island Resort for an ideal fishing vacation. Charter a fishing boat or cast your line off of one of the local docks, however you choose to enjoy your fishing vacation is up to you.
Fishing enthusiasts of all ages will delight in a vacation at Rock Reef Resort! This exciting Florida Keys destination puts you just minutes away from the ocean where you can cast your line for a variety of unique local fish.
Join a local fishing charter service that can take you to the best spots to reel in a trophy catch. Santa Rosa Beach features a lush diversity of fishing areas and options, perfect for anglers of all backgrounds.
The active fisherman and even those new to the sport will love a getaway on Amelia Island. A variety of charter fishing services are available throughout the island and provide exceptional experiences on the beautiful Atlantic Ocean.
Sailfish, king fish, Yahoo, cobra, tuna, snapper, and king mackerel abound, with the Gulf stream coming closer to shore here than anywhere in the nation. Bring back your catch to your Beach Vacation Rentals apartment or cottage, and cook it up on the grill.
The Atlantic Ocean is home to a vast array of fish species. For an unforgettable deep sea fishing experience, embark on a chartered expedition with the help of an expert guide.
Amelia Oceanfront Bed & Breakfast Fernanda Beach, Florida Your trip with Marco Escapes ensures you're just minutes away from the exciting waterfront, where a variety of charters can take you out onto the waves.
When you stay at Fountain Beach Resort you'll be right on the waterfront and surrounded by great opportunities for fishing. Cast your line for marlin, sea bass, or another massive creature and have a tale or two to tell about your experience the next time you stay at Fountain Beach Resort.