Enjoy a day with the experts of the Homosassa Guides Association. They're your guides to the fabled fishing grounds of Homosassa, an old-fashioned corner of Florida where all the tall fishing tales are true, and your cares slip away like the slack in your line.
Our qualified captains have years of experience in light-tackle angling and fly-fishing, landing such species as speckled trout, redfish, cobia and tarpon. No one knows these waters better, and no one can bring you a day of lifetime memories like the congenial members of the Homosassa Guides Association.
Located in the heart of the Florida Nature Coast is a small town called Homosassa. Homosassa sits on the south banks of the Homosassa River. The beauty and abundant wildlife of this river is stunning. The commercial fishing industry has all but disappeared from the area while the recreational fishing is alive and well. Experience old Florida and fish the fabled grounds of Homosassa! Hire a professional fishing guide to make your visit enjoyable and rewarding!
Scalloping is underway in Homosassa! Harvesting bay scallops is an exciting recreation for all ages. Many of our Captains offer various scalloping trips with affordable rates. Reports are coming in that the scallop population in Homosassa is doing well this year. Now is the time to book your trip and let our experienced captains be your guide to some of the best scalloping grounds in the world. Scalloping season runs from July 1st until September 25th. Please use the Member Captains link to contact any captain directly for available times and information.
Homosassa and the Homosassa River are abundant with wildlife! One of the more popular creatures is the Florida Manatee. Manatees are an endangered species and hundreds of them make their home in the Homosassa River and local coastal waters. Tourists come from all over the country and world to view and swim with the manatees in Homosassa. These gentle giants are very playful in nature and number in the hundreds during the winter months. Visit Homosassa and experience something truly amazing! … and go on a fishing trip with one of our experienced fishing guides while you’re here!