Clearwater FL Local Information2018-06-10T08:58:45-05:00

Clearwater FL Local Information

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Clearwater Municipal Marina

Clearwater Municipal Marina is a 210-slip marina that is open seven days a week, 365 days a year.  There are 23 slips available for transient boaters. We are equipped to accommodate vessels up to 125 feet. There is no drawbridge between our marina and the Gulf of Mexico. We offer gasoline & diesel fuel, free pump outs, showers, 24-hour security, free cable TV, weather monitor, free fishing pier and waste oil disposal. We are staffed by employees that are trained to provide the highest customer service standards to Clearwater citizens and visitors.

Mailing Address:
Clearwater Municipal Marina
25 Causeway Blvd. Clearwater, FL 33767

Telephone: (727) 462-6954

Clearwater Marine Aquarium

The Clearwater Marine Aquarium is a non-profit working aquarium dedicated to public education, marine research and the rescue, rehabilitation and release of injured sick marine mammals, otters and sea turtles.

249 Windward Passage, Clearwater, FL 33767
phone: 727-441-1790

Admissions : Adults $9, Children $6.50

Frenchy’s Restaurants

Five locations in Clearwater

For the best seafood restaurants anywhere take Highway 60 West out of Tampa, Florida until it dead ends at the ocean at Clearwater Beach. Turn right and you will run into three restaurants serving the most tender fish money can buy. The secret behind Frenchy’s Restaurants is the seafood. Early in their career Frenchy’s Restaurants made the unprecedented move of BUYING their own production fishing dock and fishing boats. The seafood served in Frenchy’s Restaurants is caught by their own people. They handle the fish with care to insure it is never frozen. The fish is caught in the gulf and immediately put on ice. The results are magnificent.

49 Baymont Street, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767
Phone: 727-446-1522

PIER 60

Pier 60 is a city owned and operated fishing pier providing visitors with a safe, clean, and family friendly fishing destination. The Pier 60 bait house located on the pier offers a complete line of fishing tackle, T-shirts, souvenirs, drinks, and snacks for your convenience. We offer rental equipment, a full line of bait, and a staff that is knowledgeable and eager to assist you.

The most common fish that can be caught include Spanish Mackerel, Spotted and Silver trout, Snook, Redfish, Tarpon, Sheep head, Snappers, Flounder, Jacks, and numerous others depending on the season. One of the reasons Pier 60 is so popular is the pier’s many lights, ideal for night fishing. Lights are a natural fish attractant. They draw in small baitfish, which in turn draw game fish, especially snook. Pier 60 is noted for its snook fishing. Not just any old snook, but big snook. It’s not uncommon for 20-pounders to be hauled over Pier 60’s rails on most nights

Hours:

October 1st through March 31st: Sun-Thurs. 6 A.M. -9:30 P.M…Fri.-Sat. 24 hours

April 1st through September 30th: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week Closed Christmas Day

Pier 60, 1 Causeway Blvd., Clearwater, FL 33767
Telephone: (727) 462-6466

Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort and Spa

Rising out of the azure sea, Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa is set in an idyllic locale, balanced between the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the picturesque Intracoastal Waterway. The newest and only waterfront Hyatt resort on Florida’s west coast, this casually elegant Clearwater hotel and resort is inspired by classic yet contemporary West Indies style. Our Clearwater Beach hotel and resort is the epitome of luxury, with world-class amenities awaiting you and Hyatt ambassadors at your service. With all this and warm gulf breezes beckoning you to stay just one more night, you may seriously consider how you can make it a reality.

301 South Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater, Florida, USA 33767
Tel: 727 373 1234    Fax: 727 441 3672

Clearwater Bait & Tackle

Located conveniently off SR 60/ Gulf to Bay — this place has GOT to be considered an institution of the area.  A dingy little place where you can stop to pick up weights, live bait (shrimp, worms, small fish) and/or limited selection of fake stuff.   Again, be forewarned, this place is dirty and smelly, but does carry all your on the spot fishing needs.

2999 Gulf To Bay Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33759, Phone: (727) 669-5455

Osprey Bay Outdoors

Fishing and Outdoor Equipment

Welcome to Osprey Bay Outdoors. Looking for that new Touring kayak, fishing kayak, or just something to start out with we can set you off right.  We can also outfit you for a day, weekend or longer on a hiking or camping expedition.  Get the best fit for hiking boots or sandals in our shoe fitting department.  If you live near Clearwater or are visiting the area come visit us.

160 N Belcher Rd. Clearwater, Fl.

(200 Ft south of Drew St.)

Hours: Mon-Thur 9-6PM, Fri- Sat 9-7, Sun 12-5PM

Ph: 727-524-9670, Tel: 727 373 1234    Fax: 727 441 3672

Reservations

You have two ways of reservering a trips with iOutdoor.
Choose any of the BOOK NOW buttons on the site or simply call +1 (888) 412-1117
and talk with one of our reservation anglers. iOutdoor requires a small deposit of $50 at time of your reservation. If you must change or cancel your reservation, it must be done 24 hours prior to departure date.

1. If iOutdoor is forced to cancel a trip for any reason, a 100% refund will be made if another date cannot be arranged to your satisfaction.

2. iOutdoor can provide complete package trips with accommodations or recommend hotels/motels.

3. Tips are appreciated and are a very real part of the income of the crew. 15%-20% is typical for excellent service.

4. iOutdoor will clean, fillet and package the fish at NO additional charge, but be sure to check that this is not offered on all charters because of state laws.

Call us at +1 (888) 412-1117 and let’s start planning your Clearwater fishing charter!
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