Fishing in Tarpon Springs Florida (Hickory Point RV Park)
A favorite activity among visitors is fishing: saltwater, freshwater, from a pier or a boat. There are many opportunities to get in on the fun while you’re here in the Tarpon Springs area of West Central Florida!
Our local waterways offer some of the most coveted trophy fish in the world including:
Fishing in Florida waters requires a license, so make sure you comply. Licenses can be purchased at Dick’s Sporting Goods and Walmart. For a complete list of rules and licensing information, please visit the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission at their Main Site: http://myfwc.com/fishing/ and License Information page: http://myfwc.com/fishing/saltwater/recreational/
Anclote Fishing Pier
Just a few minutes north of Hickory Point RV Park is Anclote Gulf Park, which includes the Anclote Fishing Pier. There is a $2.00 parking fee per vehicle. The Fishing Pier is open 24 hrs, 7 days a week and the remainder of the park is open from dawn to dusk. Learn more here: http://www.pascocountyfl.net/index.aspx?NID=681
If you’re in town in late February, then you may be interested in this year’s 26th Annual Anclote Kids Fishing Tournament at the Pier. Learn more about the event on the Pasco County Parks’ Events page (on Facebook): https://www.facebook.com/events/1220668131360886/