This page lists family friendly fishing charters, fishing guides, boat ramps, and places to enjoy fishing in the Gainesville, Florida area.
Kids Gainesville: Fishing - Fun 4 Gator Kids
*Lake Alto Park and Preserve-Open

​Lake Alto Park currently offers a boat launch and connects to hiking trails in Lake Alto Preserve. ...

17800 NE 134th Place, Waldo, FL, 32694
Colclough Pond Nature Park

A short walk on a shady trail leads to Colclough (pronounced Coke-lee) Pond where visitors can enjoy ...

2315 S. Main Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Restrooms: No
Earl P. Powers Park

This is a small playground located adjacent to a boat launch dock. There is a big oak tree perfect f ...

5910 SE Hawthorne Road, Hawthorne, FL, 32641
Restrooms: Yes
Holden Park

Holden Pond is a 51-acre lake southeast of the town of Hawthorne. Outdoor facilities at Holden Pond ...

9725 Holden Park Road, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
Kate's Fish Camp

Kate’s Fish Camp is conveniently located on State Road 20 near Prairie Creek, Newnan’s Lake, and the ...

6518 SE Hawthorne Road, Gainesville, FL, 32641
Lindsey Phillips Park

The park is owned and maintained by the City of Hawthorne. Locate on Johnson Lake. Boat Ramp Fi ...

6905 SE U.S. Highway 301, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Restrooms: Yes
Lochloosa Harbor Fish Camp

Lochloosa Harbor Fish Camp is a locally owned and operated " Old Florida" Fish Camp. We have a diner ...

15008 SE US Highway 301, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
Lochloosa Lake

Lochloosa Lake (5700 acres) is designated as a Fish Management Area and located 5 miles south of Haw ...

16204 SE 207th Lane, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
Newnans Lake

Newnans Lake (5,800 acres), designated as a Fish Management Area, is located about two miles east of ...

Newnans Lake - Route 20, Gainesville, FL
O'Leno State Park

One of Florida's first state parks, O'Leno State Park was first developed by the Civilian Conservati ...

410 SE O'Leno Park Road, High Springs, FL, 32643
Restrooms: Yes
Owens Illinois Park

Park with boat ramp, fishing, and playground.

11309 SE 16th Avenue, Windsor, FL, 32641
Restrooms: Yes
Palm Point Nature Park

Reaching out from the surrounding shoreline, Palm Point is a true gem among Gainesville’s Nature Par ...

7401 Lakeshore Drive, Gainesville, FL, 32641
Restrooms: No
Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park

Payne’s Prairie is biologically, geologically, and historically unique.  This park became Florida´s ...

100 Savannah Blvd., Micanopy., FL, 32667
Restrooms: Yes
Poe Springs Park

The spring basin is accessible either from the Santa Fe River, or from a boardwalk 1,000 feet from t ...

28800 NW 182nd Avenue, High Springs, Fl, 32643
River Rise State Preserve Park

The Santa Fe River goes underground in O'Leno State Park and reemerges over three miles away in Rive ...

373 Southwest US Highway 27, Fort White, FL, 32643
Restrooms: No
Rum Island Springs

Closing on September 9th, 2019 for renovations. Rum Island Park provides you with free access to ...

1447 Southwest Rum Island Terrace, Fort White, FL, 32038
Santa Fe Lake

Lake Santa Fe is designated by the State of Florida as an Outstanding Florida Water which, according ...

24500 NE SR 26, Melrose, FL, 32666