Fishing in Florida

For the expert fisherman or a novice there are many areas to throw a line and test your skills. Please note, a fishing license is needed in Florida

Fishing Charter

Captain Jack’s Charters Charter Boats. #1 Hooker & Reef Raider Capt. John Knight Docked: Englewood Bait House
Location: 1450 Beach Rd.
Phone: 941-475-4511

Fishing Charter

The Anglers Dream Capt. Mike Green
Location: Fishery Rd., Placida
Phone: 941-697-7997

Fishing Charter

Jeff Totten Charters Jeff charters for numerous inshore and nearshore species.
Location: Boca Grande Pass
Phone: 941-266-4323

Fishing Licenses

Fishing licenses are sold at all county tax collector`s offices and at many bait-and-tackle shops, also Wal-Mart. Licenses may be obtained over the telephone by dialing toll free, 1-888-FISH-FLORIDA (347-4356) For those with Internet access, licenses are available on-line at Freshwater/Saltwater fishing combo – $32.50 Freshwater/Saltwater – Fishng/Hunting combo – $48.00 Nonresident Fishing License Prices: Annual Freshwater fishing – $47.00 3-Day Freshwater fishing – $17.00 7- Day Freshwater fishing – $30.00 Annual Saltwater fishing – $47.00 3- Day Saltwater fishing – $17.00 7- Day Saltwater fishing – $30.00