Whether you love chasing deep-water grouper or shallow-water snook, Southwest Florida has something for every anger. With miles of barrier islands and mangrove forests, it’s home to some of the best back-bay fishing in the world.

Need gear? One of our fully-equipped local shops can help you find exactly what you need. Our area also boasts plenty of seasoned charter services to put you on the fish and into the action. Before you head out, check the latest seasons and regulations, then see what’s biting with the latest fishing report from Captain Terry’s Fish Face Charters and Fishin’ Frank.