Fresh Water Fishing

a view of Holmes Creek from cotton landing in vernon, Florida

A Fresh Water Fishing Haven!

Washington County is one of the most beautiful parts of the state and lures fisherman to its hundreds of lakes and clear streams. It is truly an utopia for the sportsman, providing the best fishing and the perfect place to land your next trophy bass.

Visitors can extend their fishing adventures by utilizing local camping facilities or other available accommodations.

Freshwater fishing licenses are annual permits in effect one year from the date of issuance. Licenses can be obtained through the Office of the Tax Collector. All Florida fishermen must possess a valid fishing license when freshwater fishing.