Crystal River/Homosassa Springs

Crystal River and Homosassa Springs are hidden gems of Florida's west coast. Located just over an hour from Tampa in Citrus County you'll find the laid-back, southern charm of old Florida. You'll also find Citrus County home to some of the best fishing guides in the state of Florida! Inshore fishing guides in Crystal River will have you going after Sea Trout, Redfish, Snook, Pompano, and Spanish Mackeral, just to name a few. If you're looking to do some offshore fishing in Crystal River, your catch could include giant Grouper, Kingfish, or Cobia. Maybe fly fishing in Homosassa piques your interest? You'll find knowledgeable, experienced guides in Homosassa ready to take fly anglers out on the hunt for Tarpon and Redfish. Fishing in Crystal River and Homosassa isn't the only thing these beautiful cities have to offer. This area is also the Manatee capital of the world! Once near extinction, these gentle giants are now making a comeback thanks to the efforts of the caring citizens of Citrus County. You'll find guides in Crystal River and Homosassa ready to take you out for a once in a lifetime manatee encounter in the winter months, and don't forget the summer scallop season! From July to September you'll find guides to take you out for what some call an underwater Easter egg hunt! Scallops can be hard to spot, but Citrus County's experienced guides will have you filling your bag to the limit before you know it! And after you've booked your charter with one of Crystal River's fishing guides, visit for restaurants, lodging and all the information you need to experience all of the charm and beauty that the area has to offer!

Known For
Some of the best fishing guides in Florida, amazing manatee encounters, awesome summer scallop season, and much more!

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