September 12, 2020

The end of scallop season on the Nature Coast is soon approaching!! September 24th is the end of the season, meaning we only have TWELVE more days if you want to get out there this year! Whether you are looking to escape your house and get some fresh air, or want to tr...

July 30, 2020

With all of the recent scallop madness, we wanted to still ensure everyone that we are reelin' in the fish too! Below are a few pictures from different trips. As you can see we have been catching plenty of reds and grouper this time of year! Mostly we are sticking to l...

July 22, 2020

One of our favorite parts of scalloping is the cleaning, or shucking, of the scallops. This is when you essentially get the meat that you eat out, and you are left with 2 scallop shells. As you can imagine, it is pretty easy to accumulate a good amount of these shells....

July 17, 2020

You may be thinking, "my family has never been scalloping before, so I'm not sure we would be good at it". We want to assure you, our captains will give you all the tools and knowledge needed to be scallop pros! Pictured is one family that we had the pleasure of taking...

July 2, 2020

Yesterday was the all anticipated opening day for the 2020 scallop season! Our captain went out in the afternoon during low tides. When asked about the day, Capt. Gary stated " the scallops are very plentiful in shallow water, they are in the grass, you just have to di...

June 24, 2020

The countdown is on, its only one week until scallop season 2020! If you are planning on going scalloping on your own, you know it is crunch time to get yourself prepared! Some things we are doing to get ready is: 

  • making sure our boat is running in tip top shape.

  • ...

June 17, 2020

Check out as our very own Captain Gary Bartell talks with Captain Rick Murphy on Florida Insider Fishing Report about scallop season 2020, as well as what the best parts of Crystal River and Homosassa are. We are so proud of Captain Gary, as he represents River Adventu...

June 4, 2020

This last Sunday, it was a typical weekend for the Hise family, they were going out on the boat! This trip however, would be one they will never forget. As Justin Hise was unloading the boat at the ramp, he took all precautions just as he always does such as putting th...

June 1, 2020

A group of fishermen in Hawaii decided to use their lucky catch to feed their local health care workers!

The group caught two yellowfin tuna totaling 220 pounds. The massive tune were sent off to a seafood distributor who cleaned, cooked and prepared more than 300 poke...

May 31, 2020

With as many launch sites as the nature coast has, you may wonder, "which one should I pick to go scalloping?". Well, the choice is really pretty obvious. At Crystal River and Homosassa launch sites, you will spend nearly an hour getting out to the scallop grounds, and...

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