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Rare Black Gar Caught in Texas

7/3/2022 by Editor

By Captain Experiences Angler Surprise: Rare Black Alligator Gar Caught in Texas During another successful day of fly fishing for redfish, Captain Justin and angler Terrel Maguire happened upon an actual fish of a lifetime. Justin will tell you that seeing gator gar in the Texas coastal marsh is “very… SEE MORE

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Safety Tips for Night Boating

7/3/2022 by Editor

By Discover Boating. There are many reasons why you may find yourself out on the water after dark. You may be night fishing, taking a moonlit romantic cruise or getting back after a dinner that ran long. Night boating is different from day excursions and adds particular challenges. The good… SEE MORE

Join the 4th of July Boat Parade in Tampa

Old Port Tampa, FL July 4 @ 10:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Celebrate July 4th with Friends of the Riverwalk as we host our 2nd Annual July 4th Boat Parade and Blessing of the Fleet.  The Blessing of the Fleet is a tradition that began years ago but is still practiced in many fishing and boating communities around the world to ensure a safe… SEE MORE

Don't Miss The Orlando Boat Show

McKay Bay, Tampa, FL August 12 - August 14

Central Florida's premier boat show with 19 dealers representing over 80 manufactures with over 400 boats, the seminar stage and great activities for the kids! (Where else can you see Twiggy the water-skiing squirrel?) Boats galore, lots of fishing gear and great fishing tips and instruction from our experts. Tickets… SEE MORE