The reasons to live in St. Augustine are numerous, ranging from a vibrant night life, while simultaneously maintaining peace and tranquility, to a picture-perfect beach lifestyle. Though St. Augustine can appeal to any home-buyer, the quaint beach side community has long been a highly desirable fishing hot-spot known nationwide.
Well Known and Hidden Gem Locations
Fishing spots in St. Augustine are vast in number. There are many well known spots that are perfect for catching Trout, Flounder, Tarpon, Cobia, and many other species. Some of the most popular and well-known locations include the Vilano Beach Pier, The St. Johns Pier, and Anastasia State Park. These sites attract both world-wide tourists and are also known for being a local favorite. If you are in the market for an area with less competition, there are many “secret” local hotspots where the fish are plentiful including the SR 312 bridge, Treaty Park, the Matanza’s River, and many other hidden gems that can only be found by exploring the beautiful area that is St. Augustine. No matter what style of fishing you are in search of, St. Augustine is well equipped to accommodate your needs.
Salt Water and Freshwater Fishing
St Augustine has over 8,000 miles of waterfront land, offering a wide variety of fishing styles. For the ideal family bonding activity, there are many freshwater lakes providing peaceful and quiet locations that all ages will find enjoyable and plentiful. For the higher stakes’ fisherman seeking game or competitional level activity, there are many deep sea, surf, and oceanic opportunities available with frequent competitions found at every corner in town. If you are looking for the perfect fishing haven, St. Augustine has more to offer than almost anywhere else in the world.
A Fisherman’s Home
Visiting St. Augustine just once will spark a desire in almost anyone who enjoys fishing to relocate to the area, or to purchase a second home for frequent access. Cortez on the Water has been designed to be the perfect primary or secondary residence for a fisher of any level. We are proud to offer a Marina with an included boat slip, easy access to all of St. Augustine’s most popular locations, and many amenities, as well as floor plans, to fit the lifestyle needs of any demographic. Contact us today to schedule a showing, or for more information on this fisher’s paradise.