Lake Istokpoga (Lake Placid, Florida)
Hendersons Fish Camp:
Directions from South, North on Hwy 27 to Hwy 621. Right on Hwy 621 to Hallmark Ave. (approx 1.4 miles) make Left and follow yellow center line 6.0 miles to Hendersons Fish Camp.
35 Henderson Road, Lake Placid Florida 33852 Phone 863-465-2101 www.hendersonsfishcamp.com
Mossy Cove Fish Camp:
3 Mossy Cove Dr, Lorida, FL 33857 Phone: 863-655-0119 Directions from the South: I95 North to exit 79B take ramp right and follow signs for SR-786 West. Bear right onto SR-710 W / Beeline Hwy. After 46 miles, Bear left onto SR-70 W. Strait on 70W (US98) through city to US98 Right turn at Sunoco station. 28 miles turn left on CR 621 to mossy cove.
Belle Glade Boat Ramp (Lake Okeechobee)
From Ft. Lauderdale
Take the US 27 North to South Bay approximately 45 miles. “slow as you enter this town, big speed trap!”. Turn right at the first light hwy 80. Continue on hwy 80, go 1 mile to first light SR715. Turn left go pass the first light “Glades Central”, continue straight. The next light is M. Luther King Jr Blvd, continue straight over the railroad tracks to the next set of light. The next light is located at the base of a small bridge, go thru the first light over the small bridge and take a left at the second light “Canal street N or SR 717”. Go 2 miles on SR717 till you come to the lake levee and the single lane bridge. When the light turns green go over the bridge on to the only island on Lake Okeechobee “Torry Island”. Take second left to boat ramp.
From Palm Beach
Take Southern Blvd. exit from the Florida Turnpike I-95, or 441. Continue west on Southern Blvd.- go 36.1 miles till you come to end. Turn onto NW 16th Street/SR 715 – go 2.2 miles. Turn right at W. Canal Street N. / SR 717 – go 2.1 miles till you come to the lake levee and the single lane bridge. When the light turns green go over the bridge on to the only island on Lake Okeechobee “Torry Island”. Take second left to boat ramp.
There are a few Motels in Belle Glade for overnight stay. Horizon Inn is one we have used in the past, 1075 S Main St , 33430. 561-992-8600
Grape Hammock Fish Camp 863-692-1500
Florida Turnpike to Yeehaw Junction.
Take Hwy 60 West (about 21 miles) and after going over bridge (Lake Kissimmee) take next right to Grape Hammock Road and follow to the end. www.grapehammock.com
Clewiston, Lake Okeechobee:
1-800-473-6766 or (863) 983-3151 – 920 E. Del Monte Ave. Clewiston, Florida 33440
Okeechobee City (North end of Lake)
C. Scott Driver Recreational Area Boat Ramp (Kissimmee River Access)
3950 SW 99th Dr Okeechobee FL 34974
Pier Two Motel (Okeechobee City)…………………..863-763-8003
Holiday Inn Express (Okeechobee City) ……………863-357-3529
Lake Osborne – Palm Beach
North or South on 95 exit on 6th Avenue, Go west 1 mile to Congress. Turn right (north) and proceed .7 miles to Lake Worth Road. Turn Right and proceed .5 miles to Park entrance on your right. Follow signs to boat ramp. 2520 Lake Worth Road..
Harold A. Campbell Park (Holeyland)
I-75 to US 27 North travel to mile marker 48-49, It’s about 14 miles from I-75 heading North on US 27.
Look for a big brown park sign on the left, make U-turn take first right, travel 7 miles to the Ramp on right (where the paved road ends.)
Everglades Holiday Park
Coming from the North or South, take I-95 or the Florida Turnpike to I-595 west. Head west on I-595 to I-75 south. Continue south on I-75 to Griffin Road west (exit 13B). Head west on Griffin Road until it crosses over Route 27. This is where Griffin Road dead ends at the entrance to Everglades Holiday Park. If you are coming from the north, you might consider using the Sawgrass Expressway (869) to drive south instead of I-95 or the Turnpike. The Sawgrass is further west and you will head directly into I-75 taking a more direct route to the park.
Alligator Alley (Main Rest Area)
Coming from the North or South, take I-95 or the Florida Turnpike to I-595 west. Head west on I-595 to Toll Booth on Alligator Alley. Exit to rest area at mile marker 35. Go under bridge to the next stop sign and meet at the truck stop area on the right (behind the Fire Station)
Coming from the North or South, take 441 to Lox Road (1 mile north of Hillsboro Blvd) head west and travel approx 5 miles to end. Road ends and turns into a dirt road, come over levee to boat ramp. (Note:) There is a 5.00 ramp fee (self pay on left just over the levee as you enter). Season passes can be obtained for $11.00 at the North entrance if you fish there a lot.
Lakeport (Harney Pond Ramp)
Lakeport Motel (Northwest Side of the Lake- Harney Pond Canal area)
863-946-2020 – Highway 78 Okeechobee, FL 34974
Moore Haven Boat Ramp
Take 27 North to Moore Haven, make exit on right before going over bridge, WATCH your speed max speed over HUGE bridge is 30 MPH. See map below for details to boat ramp.
Scroll inside map, take exit before bridge, follow to boat ramp