Bass Fishin' in The Sunshine State  "FLORIDA"     fl-flag.gif (8672 bytes)

Home of some of the top names in B.A.S.S. fishing such as:

Roland Martin:(Clewiston FL) Ten time BASS winner

This page contains links to FLORIDA sites related to Bass Fishing
Updated 01/09/11  

FISHING INSIDE FLORIDA - Directory for fishing and Outdoor Recreation

Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission

Bass Clubs  Online
Big Bend Bass Club
Big Sun Bassmasters
Clearwater Bass Club
Consolidated Bassmasters  
Fort Myers B/C
Indian River Bass Anglers
Lake Oconee Bassmasters
Lakeland Bassmaster  
Lakeland Hawg Hunters
Miracle Strip Bass Club  
North Tampa Bass Club  
Olive Bass Fishing Club
Orlando Casters Federation Club
Palm Bay Bassmasters
Patrick Bass Anglers
Pensacola Blue Angels 
Pensacola Bass Club  
Pensacola Hawg Hunters
Pensacola Military Bass Club  
South Florida Bass Pros 
South Pasco Bassmasters  
Southern Bass Anglers
Sunrise Bass Club  
Talquin Hookers
Tedders Bass Club
Twin Cities Bass Club
Winter Haven Lunker Lovers
Winter Springs B/M 

Florida Fishing

Bass Fishing Home Page
Roland Martin's Marina Report
Pro Bass Network

Florida BASS Chapter Federation




Florida Guides  Online 
A#1 Bass Guide Service
- Orlando
A Action Bass Guides - Orlando
Ace Bass Guides - Orlando area
AJ's FREELANCER Guide Service

Balon's Pro Guide Service
Bear's Guide Service - Capt. Mike
Big Taho Marina Guides
Bud Keefer Guide Service-Big"O"
Calhoun's Guide Service - & more
Captain Bob's Lunker Guide Service
Capt. Dan's Guide Service
Champion Bass Guide-Central Fl.
Captain Chuch Pippin, Jr.-Big"O"
Captain Dana's Guide Service
Captain Butch Greenfield-Big"O"

Captain John Kappauf-Big"O"
Captain Terry Garrels - Big"O"
Central Flordia Guide Service
Gator Rod Charters
Glen Hunter Guide Service-Big"O"
Harry Simmons-Big"O"
Hawghunters Guide & Taxidermy
Hawgwild Guides
-near Vero Beach

Imagination Guide Services
Jim Wells-Big"O"guide + report
Moe's Guide Service

Ron's Guide Service
Swanny's Bass Guides
Walt Williamon - Lake Istokpoga


Toho &
Rover Divisions
Check it out

Florida Fishing Regions   Click on a section of the state and get a list of counties there. Each has all its public fishing holes listed. Individual fishing spots are listed below alphabetically. If you know what part of the state you will visit but not the lake name, start here. From GORP

Florida Lakes

Ocala National Forrest
Captain David Gaines guides here, the St. Johns River, Kissimmee and Stick Marsh for bass using live wild shiners. Lake Dorr, Lake Bryant, Lake Kerr, Lake Eaton, Lake Jumper, Mill Dam Lake and Grasshopper Lake are in this area, as well as about 600 other lakes.

Ochlockonee River
From the Georgia line to Lake Jackson, the upper river is shallow and tough to navigate but has good bream fishing, also contains Swannee bass.The lower river from Lake Talquin dam to the gulf is good for bream, bass and stripers at times.

Lake Okeechobee
Spring spawning patterns from guide Walt Reynolds, and summer patterns from him. Captain Jim Wells does a current report for Cyberangler. Ask questions and post answers on the message board. Huge 448,000 acre lake famous for bream, bass and crappie. There are lots of access points and more lake info about Hendry County portion of lake

Orlando Area Lakes
Many small lakes are in this area and bigger lakes include Conway Chain as well as Lake Lawne, Lake Underhill and Clear Lake. Also check the Orlando/Central Florida fishing report from Capt. Fetter

St. Johns River
- How to find early spring spawning bass. Lower - fishing becomes tougher as ou approach Jacksonville. Also check for fishing info where it joins Lake Jessup South of Jacksonville, is excellent for bass.

Lake Seminole - Jim Woodruff Lock and Dam.... general info., Lake map & local links

Lake Tarpon
Information on catching spawning bass. Also a request to post your lake report from Tarpon. Check the message board for Tarpon and ask your questions. See the GORP report on it. Florida Fishing Adventures offers guide service here. Lake Tarpon info from lake levels to catch and release.

Fishing Forecasts

Quarterly fishing forcast for areas of Florida:
Central Region-   Kissimmee and St. John River
Everglades Region -   Okeechobee
Northeast Region - includes the Swannee River
Northwest Region -  Seminole and Apalachicola River
South Region - Kissimmee chain and Lake Tarpon 


Other Fishing Pages

Bass Fishing - Florida Style - Collier County Bass page
Florida Shiner Fishing - Includes braggin' board and lake reports
Big Mouth Bob's Bass Page
Interesting info from a Florida outdoor writer (long load time)

Freshwater Fisheries Updates
Reports written for Florida Fish & Game Finder Magazine, but also distributed to outdoor writers. Archived articles listed.

Mid-Summer Strategies
BobStonewater gives some tips to beat the heat and catch big bass.

Beat the Winter Time Blues
A nine pound bass is better than a trip to Disney World. by Tom Lee

Florida Fish &WCC
Florida Freshwater Fishing
- State DNR site
Florida Fishing Licenses
- Licenses requirements & fees
Florida Creel and Size Limits - Length & posession limits
Records - Florida Freshwater records
Streamflow Data - Up-to-date streamflow information on Florida rivers.
Press Releases - Up-to-date info from the state Game and Freshwater Fish Commission


Absolutely Florida
Helps plan your trip.

All Florida
Info on places to stay

Angler's Waterfront Motel
on Okeechobee

Camp Mack
Kissimmee River near the lake
Days Inn 192 
Kissimmee Fl. (Lake Toho)

Everglades Area Accomodations
Everglades Holiday Park - 100 RV sites give access to fishing

Florida State Parks
Fort Myers
National Parks
Trails End Marina/Campground
Lake Seminole
Seminole Vacations.Com
Lake Seminole
Seminole Lodge - Motel, Marina, & Campground

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