Water Sports

A visit to the Paradise Coast means spending quality time submerged, floating or looking at water. Explore the Everglades by airboat, paddle in the Ten Thousand Islands, fish in the Gulf or parasail off Vanderbilt Beach. Whatever your water pursuit, there are many ways to get in and on the water.

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    Stand-up paddleboarding

    Stand-up paddleboarding, or SUP, is a popular water sport.

  • Shelling on Naples & Marco Island Beaches
    Bring back more than a tan from your beach vacation on Florida's Paradise Coast. Join a shelling excursion and your souvenirs could include starfish, sand dollars and fighting conch shells. Florid... Read More >
    Snook Fishing in Southwest Florida
    Considered one of the most exciting and delicious catches in the state, snook are a longtime favorite among those who love fishing in Florida. They bite and fight harder than almost any other fish and... Read More >
    Kayak Fishing in the Naples Area
    The word is out, and more and more anglers across the country are turning to kayak fishing. Manufacturers are starting to build kayaks specifically for fishing, with some models so popular that dealer... Read More >
    Explore the Outdoors
    The sun is hanging low on the horizon as I paddle my sea kayak along the beach at Marco Island. The days are long this time a year, a blessing for an outdoors lover like myself, for there is far too m... Read More >
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    Spearfishing on the Artificial Reef system off the coast of Naples
    In this exciting episode of how to Do Florida, Chad goes spearfishing on the artificial reef system off the coast of Naples, and he gets to see all the amazing marine life the reef system attracts. Th... - 21:31 Play
    Spearfishing on the Artificial Reef system off the coast of Naples
    In this exciting episode of how to Do Florida, Chad goes spearfishing on the artificial reef system off the coast of Naples, and he gets to see all the amazing marine life the reef system attracts. Then it’s back to the dock to cook his catch!
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