Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info

About Jake's Shoreline Fishing

Where does Jake's Shoreline Fishing fish ?

We fish the Ft. Lauderdale area, including River, Davie, Plantation, Hollywood Beach, Pompano Beach, Broadview Park, Oakland Park.

What are the target fish ?

Target fish include Great Snakehead  (Also Called Bullseye Snakehead, Cobra Snakehead, Super Bass, Indian Snakehead, Giant Murrel, Soal, Haal, Sal, Saur, Gajal, Gajar, Gozar Pumuri, Bhor, Kubrah, Sawal, Dowlah, Saal, Poomenu, Phoola-Chapa, Phool-mural, Aviri, Puveral, Chaeru-Veraal, Curuva, Bral, Hoovina-mural, Madinji, Aviu, Ara, Gangara, Kalumaha, Iru Viral, Trey Raws, Pla Chon Ngu Hao,Pa Gooan, Kæmpe-slangehovedfisk, Intiankäärmeenpää), Largemouth Bass (Also Called Green Trout, Black Bass), Peacock Bass (Also Called Peacock Cichlid, Butterfly Peacock Bass, Peacock Bass, Pavón, Tucunaré, Tuc, Tucunare Comun, Eyespot Cichlid, Lukanani )

Where in Ft. Lauderdale to we meet our guests ?

We meet at B J's Bait & Tackle ( 201 SW 125th Ave, Plantation, FL 33325, USA )

Do I need a STATE Fishing license ?

No Fishing license required

Where do I get a STATE Fishing license ?
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission - Fishing
Florida residents and visitors 16 years of age and older are required to possess a Florida freshwater fishing or saltwater fishing license when engaged in active or passive fishing activities.  However, you do not need a saltwater fishing license if saltwater fishing from a for-hire vessel (guide, charter, party boat) that has a valid charter license or from a vessel whose operator has a valid recreational saltwater vessel license issued in the name of the operator of the vessel. If you are looking for online access for a license, please check Go Outdoors Florida here:

How much should I Tip?

It is customary to tip 20% of the trip total. We work tirelessly to make sure you have a guest experience!

Do I need to bring my own gear?

No, we provide standard gear such as rods and reels so you don’t need to worry about anything. But please feel free to bring you own gear if you prefer.

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