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Top 10 Fishing Spots In Florida

Captain Steve Bailey

Choosing the top fishing spots in Florida is a difficult task. But with its mild climate, these spots are great all year long.

The expansive state of Florida has plenty to offer anglers, especially in the colder months when the rest of the country is frigid, or even frozen.

Check out our list of the 10 bst fishing spots in Florida, and let us know if we missed any in the comments below.

1. Lake Talquin

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This one is near Tallahassee. You will find bass close to 18 inches.

2. Lake George

The second largest lake in Central Florida. Bring along your top water lures and plastic worms.

3. Lake Harris


Near the westside of Orlando, Lake Harris is well known for its Bass Tournament.

4. Crescent Lake

In Northeastern Florida. If you like large mouth bass, crappie and catfish you should go home very happy.

5. Lake Istokpoga

In Highlands County, it has shallow water and 27,000 acres. Lake Istokpoga is especially good for bass in cool months.

6. Lake Tarpon


Located north of St. Petersburg. Plastic worms and crank baits are useful.

7. Lake Tohopekaliga

Located near Kissimmee, you will find largemouth bass plentiful. Lake Tohopekaliga had perhaps its best tournament in 2006 with the Bassmaster classic.

8. Lake Okeechobee

Near Clewiston, there are plenty of organized tours and activities for the whole family.

9. Florida Keys

The Keys are home to some of the best big game fishing spots, some would say in the world.

Florida Keys

10. Fort Lauderdale

The world famous Bahia Mar, with many tours to choose from, and the New River make Fort Lauderdale a popular fishing destination.

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So, there you have it. You cannot go wrong with any of these. Have you visited any of these spots? If so, which is your favorite location?

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