Florida Bay Inshore

Florida Bay backcountry provides world-class flats fishing in a national-park setting.

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Primed for Snook: There are hundreds of spots in and around Florida Bay that hold snook on a year-round basis.
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Thriving Reds: Redfish abound in the waters of Florida Bay, making for reliably outstanding action. David Wirth is set to release this average-size red.
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Local fauna: The endangered American crocodile is a common sight in the park.
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Tasty Trout: Poppy Brownlee displays a fat spotted seatrout she caught near a mangrove island in central Florida Bay.