Sarasota - Manatee


This page lists family friendly fishing charters, fishing guides, boat ramps, and places to enjoy fishing in the Sarasota and Bradenton, Florida area.
Kids Sarasota and Bradenton: Fishing - Fun 4 Sarasota Kids
Ackerman Park

AMENITIES: Birding Dog-Friendly (leash required) Fishing Picnicking Playground Shelter / Pavil ...

Playground Features
100 Apex Road, Sarasota, FL, 34240
All About FIshing

At All About Fishing, we have become known as the place to get your bait and tackle and to get plent ...

1115 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, Fl, 34236
Annie's Bait and Tackle

We are one of the last full service bait & tackle shops on the West Coast of Florida! Our live bait ...

4334 127th St W, Cortez, FL, 34215
Bay Island Park Fishing

Bay Island Park is a small park regularly used for recreational fishing, scenic viewing and as a tem ...

946 Siesta Dr., Sarasota, FL
Bayfront Park and Marina Island Park

Bayfront Park and Marina is located nearby Ringling Bridge, right in the heart of downtown. Enjoy a ...

5 Bayfront Drive, Sarasota, FL, 34236
Bayfront Park- Longboat Key

AMENITIES: Basketball Birding Canoe/Kayak Launch Dog Park Dog-Friendly (leash required) Fishin ...

4052 Gulf of Mexico Dr., Sarasota, FL, 34228
Bennett Park

Bennett Park, located near I-75, combines classic park recreational opportunities with conservation ...

400 Cypress Creek Blvd., Bradenton, FL, 34208
Bennett Park Fishing

Bennett Park, located near I-75, combines classic park recreational opportunities with conservation ...

400 Cypress Creek Blvd., Bradenton, FL, 34208
Blackburn Point Park

Blackburn Point Park is a 15-acre water access park, comprised of three nodes/sections, having each ...

800 Blackburn Point Road, Osprey, FL
Bradenton Riverwalk

As downtown Bradenton’s showpiece, the Riverwalk is our outdoor gathering place. Overlooking the Man ...

452 3rd Ave W,, Bradenton, FL, 34205
Bunker Hill Community Park

Bunker Hill Park has the following amenities: Baseball Field Bike Rack Bleachers Canoe/Kayak Lau ...

35600 St. Rd. 62, Duette, FL, 34219
CB's Saltwater Outfitters- Boat Rentals and Fishing Charters

We provide a variety of Sarasota boat rentals including: Runabouts, center console models, deck boat ...

Multiple Locations
Celery Fields Fishing

Celery Fields is an ideal location for wildlife watching and passive recreational use. The Celery Fi ...

6893 Palmer Blvd., Sarasota, FL
Centennial Park

Three double-lane boat ramps, picnic tables, leashed pets are allowed, perfect for canoe and kayak l ...

1059 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL, 34236
Charter Fishing Sarasota Family Friendly Charters

Done properly, fishing with kids is fun and funny, but the wrong captain can easily ruin a child's e ...

Hart's Landing, Sarasota, FL, 34236
Christopher Wheeler Park Fishing

This little park allows canoe and kayak access to Roberts Bay. There are benches, but no restrooms o ...

1300 Old Stickney Point Road (East end), Sarasota, FL
Discount Tackle Outlet

We offer a wide selection of fishing tackle for bay, offshore and fresh water fishing. We offer onsi ...

3113 1st Street, Bradenton, FL, 34208
Economy Tackle

Let our experts guide you through our selection of premium saltwater, freshwater and fly fishing tac ...

6018 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL, 34231
Fishermens Headquarters

At Fishermen’s Headquarters we offer a wide variety of fishing, marine and sailboat products at disc ...

924 Manatee Ave E, Bradenton, FL, 34208
Fort Hamer Park Fishing Dock

Fort Hamer Park in Parrish offers the following amenities: Boat Ramp Dock Pavilion Picnic Tables ...

1605 Ft. Hamer Road, Parrish, FL, 34219
Green Bridge Fishing Pier

A portion of the demolished Green Bridge spanning Manatee River between Palmetto and Bradenton was s ...

101 - 8th Ave. W., Palmetto, FL, 34221
Harts Landing- Tony Saprito Pier Fishing

The park offers a view of the Sarasota skyline and has a concession and bait shop. This pier offers ...

420 John Ringling Causeway, Sarasota, FL
Heron's Nest Nature Park

This is a tranquil natural park set on 110 acres. Two lakes, Heron and Summerfield, are 12 and 27 ac ...

Playground Features
Lake Heron, Lakewood Ranch, FL
Humphris Park Fishing

Humphris Park is the entrance to the south jetty. It is named for Thomas H. Humphris, who was mayor ...

2000 Tarpon Center Drive, Venice, FL
Island Discount Tackle

Island Discount Tackle,a family-owned and operated business, has been a leading resource for freshwa ...

5503 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, FL, 34217
Jigg's Landing Preserve

Jiggs Landing Preserve is a freshwater reservoir fed by the Braden River. Jiggs is a boating and fis ...

6106 63rd Street East, Bradenton, FL, 34203
John and Rebecca Neal Park

John & Rebecca Neal Park features the City's only Community Gardens site. The City's newest waterfro ...

1740 Ballard Park Drive, Bradenton, FL, 34205
Ken Thompson Park

Ken Thompson Park is a waterfront park providing many recreational opportunities, including boardwal ...

1700 Ken Thompson Parkway, Lido Key, FL
Lake Manatee State Park Geo-seeking

Lake Manatee State Park is located 15 miles east of Bradenton, Florida on State Road 64. It extends ...

20007 State Road 64 East, Bradenton, FL, 34212
Lee Side Fishing Charters

Lee Side Fishing Charters with Captain Jeremy Lee is based out of Sarasota, Florida we have an amazi ...

Lime Lake Park

This beautiful three-acre neighborhood park is located at the end of Lime Avenue in Sarasota. Ex ...

2020 N. Lime Ave., Sarasota, FL
Manasota Beach Park Fishing

Manasota Beach is located at the west end of Manasota Beach Road, between the Gulf and the Intracoas ...

8570 Manasota Key Road, Manasota Key, FL
Mangrove Fishing Charters

Come join Mangrove Charters on a sunset trip or sandbar cruise with U.S.C.G. approved Capt. Kelly Ku ...

Multiple Locations
Nathan Benderson Park Fishing Pier

Nathan Benderson Park is a unique recreational venue which provides the public access to several lak ...

5851 Nathan Benderson Circle, Sarasota, FL
New Pass Fishing Piers

New Pass Fishing Piers offers a perfect and popular fishing spot on City Island.

City Island, Sarasota, FL
New Pass Grill and Bait Shop

Offering live and frozen bait, fishing tackle and accessories, rental equipment (with free instructi ...

1505 Ken Thompson Pkwy, Sarasota, FL, 34236
Nokomis Community Park

Basketball Bicycling Canoe/Kayak Launch Community Garden Dog-Friendly (leash required) Fishing ...

234 Nippino Trail East, Nokomis, FL, 34275
Norsota Way Park

Norsota Way Park is a great local fishing spot.

Siesta Drive & Norsota Way, Sarasota, FL
Oscar Scherer State Park Fishing

This park’s large acreage of scrubby flatwoods makes it one of the best places in southwest Florida ...

1843 South Tamiami Trail, Osprey, FL, 34229
Osprey Fishing Pier

The Osprey Fishing Pier is a treasured piece of southern Sarasota County history. Generations of fam ...

West End of Main Street, Osprey, FL
Palma Sola Causeway Park Fishing

Palma Sola is a park located along the causeway and offers many amenities and great access to fishin ...

9000 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton, FL
Palmetto Estuary Park

Palmetto Estuary Park is a 20-acre site located on the Manatee River. This award winning park is a s ...

US 41 and 7th St. West, Palmetto, FL, 34221
Phillippi Estate Park

Along the shores of Phillippi Creek lies Sarasota County’s Phillippi Estate Park – 60 scenic acres o ...

5500 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL, 34231
Pinecraft Park

Birding Boat Ramps for Motorized Vessels Canoe/Kayak Launch Fishing Picnicking Playground Rest ...

1420 Gilbert Ave., Sarasota, FL, 34239
Red Bug Slough Preserve Trails

This 72-acre preserve was purchased in 2000 and 2001 through the Environmentally Sensitive Lands Pro ...

5200 Beneva Road, Sarasota, FL
Riverview Pointe Preserve

Riverview Pointe Preserve is an 11-acre site located in northwest Bradenton, Florida. The site is ad ...

8250 Desoto Memorial Hwy, Bradenton, FL, 34209
Robinson Preserve

Robinson Preserve is located in northwest Bradenton, with entrances at the West end of 9th Ave NW an ...

1704 99th Street Northwest, Bradenton, FL, 34209
Rose Park

Rose Park offers a scenic view with boardwalk, benches, and a dock.

714 Palma Sola Boulevard, Bradenton, FL, 34209
Rose Park Fishing Dock

Rose Park offers a scenic view with boardwalk, benches, and a dock.

714 Palma Sola Boulevard, Bradenton, FL, 34209
Rye Preserve

Experience a slice of old Florida at the Rye Preserve. You don't have to travel far, the Rye Preserv ...

905 Rye Wilderness Trail, Parrish, FL, 34219