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...

May 26, 2020

As last years scallop count may not have been as high as everyone would have liked, we have been anticipating this season more than ever! Below is a picture from one of our shrimp suppliers, showing the amount of scallops that came up while shrimping (he of course thre...

May 23, 2020

Watch as this dog dives down underwater to retrieve a lobster!! We have found our new scallop tour guide for this coming season! 

May 19, 2020

Check out this video on how to shuck a scallop! Its pretty easy once you do it a few times. While there are a few different tools you can use, a simple metal spoon will do the trick! PRO TIP: Leave the scallops on ice until you are ready to get the meat out, the ice he...

May 15, 2020

WE ARE PUMPED for scallop season approaching! ONLY 46 more days! 

Did you know these fun facts about scallops??? 

-Each ring on a scallop’s shell represents a year of growth, although a ring might also record a stressful incident in the scallop’s life. 

-The scallop shell...

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