Water Sports for Guests of Indian Rocks Beach Vacation RentalsGuests of Indian Rocks Beach FL vacation rentals will find great fishing in this area, which is known for its calm seas and fantastic grouper fishing. Spring, summer, and fall are ideal for catching grouper, barracuda, bonito, tuna, king mackerel, Spanish mackerel, snapper, marlin, sailfish, and wahoo. During the winter months, visitors can enjoy fishing in the Indian Shores area for snapper, amberjack, and grouper.
Travelers staying in a beach cottage in Indian Shores can choose from a number of fishing charters in the area. Half-day offshore charters cost about $500 for up to six people. Some local charter companies include Bahama Mama Sport Fishing Charters in Clearwater (727-463-5992), Daisy Mae Fishing Company in Clearwater Beach (727-442-1502), Gulfstream II Charters in Clearwater Beach (727-442-6339), and Hubbard's Marina Deep Sea Fishing in Madeira Beach (727-393-1947). Barracudaville Sportfishing Charters in St. Petersburg (727-776-7335) offers a half-day of inshore fishing for $295.
Vacationers renting an Indian Shores condo rental can enjoy a variety of other water sports including swimming, windsurfing, jet skiing, parasailing, diving, snorkeling, and more.
A number of outfitters offer boat and equipment rentals and instruction. Visitors staying in an Indian Rocks Beach condo rental can learn to windsurf at the North Beach Windsurfing School in Tierra Verde (727-656-6569) or take a three-day sailing class at the Offshore Sailing School in St. Petersburg (800-221-4326).
At Clearwater Boat Rentals in Clearwater Beach (727-442-8601), travelers staying in vacation rentals in Indian Rocks Beach can rent a boat for fishing or pleasure cruising. Frenchy's Jet Ski & Boat Rentals in St. Pete Beach (727-360-8669) offers jet ski and boat rentals, while Get Wet Watersports in Madeira Beach (727-320-8320) offers waverunners, parasailing, and boat rentals. At Island Marine in Treasure Island (727-367-2132), vacationers can rent boats, waverunners, canoes, kayaks, scooters, and bicycles.