Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info

About Taylor's Pokin' Fun Airboat Adventures & Fishing Charters

Where does Taylor's Pokin' Fun Airboat Adventures & Fishing Charters fish?

We fish the Cedar Key area, including Gulf of Mexico, Ocklawaha River, Spring Run, Mule Creek.

What are the target fish?

Target fish include Black Drum (Also Called Drum, Drummer), Redfish (Also Called Red Drum, Channel Bass, Spottail Bass), Spanish Mackerel (Also Called Atlantic Spanish Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel), Sea Trout  (Also Called Speckled Trout, Spotted Sea Trout), Largemouth Bass (Also Called Green Trout, Black Bass), Bowfin  (Also Called Choupique, Bonnetmouth, Cypress Trout, Marshfish, Beaverfish, Dogfish  ), Crappie (Also Called Black Crappie, White Crappie  ), Florida Gar  (Also Called )

Where in Cedar Key to we meet our guests?

We meet at Taylor's Pokin' Fun Airboat Adventures & Fishing Charters ( 17145 SE 71 St, Ocklawaha, FL 32179, USA )

Do I need a STATE Fishing license?

Yes, a Fishing license is required

Where do I get a STATE Fishing license?

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.