When you come to visit St. Augustine, you will get a taste of old and new. This town has a rich history and is filled with cultural diversity as well as the emerging resorts, restaurants and shops that visitors love. The beaches are nice and you won’t find the crowds here that you will find in some of the other popular vacation destinations throughout Florida.
Fishing in St. Augustine and St. Johns County is excellent. You can fish inshore, offshore and from the shore. Anglers use the St. Augustine Inlet to get out to the Atlantic Ocean. Offshore, you can catch a variety of fish such as grouper, snapper, amberjack, barracuda, cobia, mahi mahi, king mackerel, wahoo, sailfish, marlin and many others. Inshore, anglers usually target redfish, sea trout and flounder, but there are many other fish that you can catch. Take a look at our St. Augustine fishing tips page for more fishing information.
See How It Ranks
|St. Augustine, Florida||Points||Points Possible|
|Ability to catch a lot of fish||1.5||2|
|Ability to catch trophy fish||1.5||2|
|Good for multiple species of fish||1||1|
|Guides & Charters available||1||1|
|Quality lodging options||1||1|
|Area businesses relating to boat storage, rentals, repair, etc.||1||1|
|Overly Crowded||0||Minus 1|
|Overly Expensive||0||Minus 1|
|Highest Score Possible||10|