Surrounded by the Tampa Bay, Hillsborough County is a gem among fishing aficionados. When you boat Tampa, the county seat and largest city in Hillsborough, it’s a given that you’ll find some of the best fishing in the U.S. Snook, pompano, bass bluegill, crappie and bream are all found in the waters around Hillsborough, which is also home to 147 freshwater lakes and several rivers.
Freshwater fishing isn’t all Hillsborough has to offer visitors. Fishing…Continue
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If you own a boat in Pasco County area, chances are good that you know the value of being able to trailer your boat, making use of the many great boating locations avaiable to you in and around places like Zephyrhills and New Port Richey.
If you trailer your boat, New Port Richey has some great state parks and Gulf water locations that you should be sure to check out. One great location is just to the south of New Port Richey, and just west of Holiday. Anclote River…Continue
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Located to the southeast of the Tampa Bay, Manatee County is known as the spot where Hernando DeSoto landed in Florida in 1539. Home to Bradenton, Sarasota and Venice, Manatee is also reputed for its tarpon tournaments.
Bisected by the Manatee River, Bradenton is the perfect spot for the avid fisherman. Fishing Bradenton, the tarpon capital of the world, can be a dream come true. But, before you boat Bradenton, consider a charter if you’re unfamiliar…Continue
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Whether you’re a new boater in the area, or just passing through, you’ll be thrilled to discover that the Sarasota County, FL area has a lot to offer those who enjoy nautical adventures. Located south, though relatively close, to the Tampa Bay, the Sarasota is as much known for its Ringling Brothers legacy as it is its proximity to the much admired “Sister Keys.”
If you want to bring the boat, Sarasota downtown area is host to Marina Jacks. Marina Jacks offers a fuel dock, fantastic…Continue
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