St. Lucie, most notably, Fort Pierce is world renowned for it’s fishing. As a matter of fact, Fort Pierce holds the world record for the spotted sea trout. It weighed in at a hefty 17+lbs. Many anglers visit year after year to take advantage of the seasonal game fish that frequent our waters. Whether you’re fishing preference is inshore on the Indian River Lagoon or offshore in the Atlantic Ocean, we have it all. If you’re unfamiliar with our waterways, didn’t bring your boat or are a first timer trying your luck at a trophy catch, hire one of our many expert guides who will lead you to some of the best fishing spots our area has to offer. Please see below for a full listing of our private and group fishing charters.
Florida Fishing License & Regulations
A Florida fishing license is required to fish or to take freshwater or saltwater fish. There are, however, some exemptions. To learn more about purchasing a Florida fishing license and its exemptions, please visit the St. Lucie County Tax Collector office or call (772) 462-1650. You can also visit the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission’s website to buy your license online.
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