Boating, Fishing, and Travel Information for Captiva Island, Pine Island Sound, FL
Located to the north of well-known Sanibel Island, Captiva Island is located in Lee County, FL. The isand was originally part of nearby Sanibel Island, but a hurricane in 1926 created a new channel between the two, called Blind Pass. It is a barrier island to Pine Island. Pine Island Sound is to west of Captiva, and is the location of the Pine Island Sound Aquatic Preserve.
Deciding where to fish for the day can be one of the major challenges for anglers. You want to be sure that you’ve exercised all location options while staying fuel conscious. How do you scan the water for the bite without wasting fuel? You can ask your local sources for… Learn More
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