Listed below are the best fishing lakes near Tampa. Our fishing community has rated these lakes as having the best fishing via their submitted fishing reports. To find more detailed information click on the lakes name. The lake page contains a fishing map with catch photos, fishing spots and other nearby features as well as fishing reports and general information about the lake.
Tampa is a fairly large city in Hillsborough County Florida, United States Of America. With 347,645 people living in Tampa, visiting anglers will be able to find other fisher folk who can direct them to the best fishing spots. Local and visiting anglers will find an abundance of lakes that other great fishing within close proximity. There are an incredible 374 lakes within 50 km including Pralls Lake, Lake Roberta, Egypt Lake, Lake Silver, Twin Lake, Tampa Water Works Lake, White Trout Lake, Boat Lake, Lake Carroll and Lake Eckles. For those anglers preferring to fish in rivers, creeks and streams, they will find the area around Tampa offers about 185 options within 50 km. Some of these rivers are Hillsborough River, Curiosity Creek, Palm River, Fish Creek, John Branch, Gun Branch, Delaney Creek, Sweetwater Creek, Sixmile Creek and Woods Creek.