Get outside and make the most of our unique Florida environment.
Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or just looking to get out of the house or office, the Southwest Florida area has just what you need to get that fresh air fix. Many people sink into the lull of everyday life and forget they live in the beautiful sunshine state. Don't forget that, even though you're not a tourist, that doesn't mean you can't still live like one! Here are nine Southwest Florida outdoor adventures to put on your must-do list this summer.
Explore everything that Florida Fishing has to offer.
The US has the world’s largest saltwater fishing industry and there is nowhere better to enjoy it than in Southwest Florida. Big-game anglers and fishing enthusiasts alike have collected in cities like Fort Myers and Cape Coral to capitalize on the variety of tropical and temperature sportfish. Whether you’re more offshore or inshore, you’ll always have something fun to catch (just make sure you have an up-to-date fishing license!). Here are some of the different ways to experience fishing in Southwest Florida.
Everything you need to survive your next fishing trip.
If you’ve been living in the Florida area long enough, chances are you’ve been on quite a few fishing trips. Southwest Florida has some of the best fishing spots around and the beautiful year-round weather offers plenty of opportunity. But remember: one of the key factors of having a successful fishing day is being prepared. The supplies and tasks needed will vary depending on the type of fishing, but start with this basic Florida Fishing Checklist before you take off.
See everything the local fishing scene has to offer.
Do you want to be like the lucky Florida man who caught a potentially world record-breaking 124.18-pound Black Grouper? Well, it was caught right here in Fort Myers, Florida! Whether you’re a casual beginner fisherman or a seasoned veteran, it always helps to switch things up occasionally and visit some new places. Here are some popular local fishing spots to check out on your next fishing trip.
Southwest Florida is one of the best locations in the world for inshore and offshore fishing. With the incredible year-round weather and a host of seasonal fish to choose from, it’s always the perfect time of year to grab your fishing pole...
Southwest Florida is the perfect place to boat or fish for both vacationers and locals! We have a million different ways to fish, from shark fishing on the beach to reef fishing by boat to inshore fishing by kayak. Here are some tips for fisherman and boaters of all experience levels that are braving the heat this summer!