Matanzas Inlet Fishing near Butler Beach, Florida

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Details for Matanzas Inlet

Species Caught Here:
Catfish
Drum
Flounder
Mullet
Redfish
Shark
Snapper
Snook

Public Property
29.705805 -81.228401

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Description for Matanzas Inlet, St. Johns County, Florida

Matanzas Inlet is a channel located just 6.8 miles from Butler Beach, in St. Johns County, in the state of Florida, United States, near Summer Haven, FL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including catfish, shark, mullet, drum, snook, redfish, flounder, snapper, blue catfish, red drum and black drum here. Whether you’re chumming, trolling or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Matanzas Inlet. Alternate names for this channel include Matance Inlet.

Join us as we discuss the Florida Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.

Fishing Reports near Matanzas Inlet

  "For largemouth bass anglers, live shiners and artificial baits fished near the outer edge of deeper..." Little Lake George

  "Largemouth bass anglers should fish very early mornings and very late evenings to avoid the heat...." Crescent Lake

  "Shellcracker (redear) and bluegill anglers should fish an ultra-light rod with a number 10 gold..." Dead Lake

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