Ortega River near Jacksonville, Florida
Caught a few nice sized bass kayak fishing. If you live in the area, there is a boat ramp at the end of Ortega Farms Blvd. I recommend going back in McGirks creek for nice sized bass.
Ortega River Fishing near Jacksonville, Florida
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Details for Ortega River
Species Caught Here: None
Access: Private Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 30.285795 -81.702873
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Description for Ortega River, Duval County, Florida
Ortega River is a stream located just 4.3 miles from Jacksonville, in Duval County, in the state of Florida, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including largemouth bass, blue catfish, drum, bowfin, gar, bullhead, bream, bluegill, catfish, redbreast sunfish and redear sunfish here. Whether you’re baitcasting or spinning your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Ortega River. Alternate names for this stream include McGirts Creek.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Florida Fish & Wildlife
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.