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Backwater Marine (The Fishing Store)

25 New Smyrna Causeway, New Smyrna Beach, FL
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Type: Marinas, Gear rentals
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English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

If you are from canada like I am, then fishing on the ocean is definitely a different experience than fishing in freshwater lakes here. The fish, the bait, the way you hook the bait, everything about it is different. I went with my boyfriend and between the two of us we caught lots. He caught around 19 fish, I caught... More 

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Lawrenceville, Georgia, United States
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2012

My family has rented a Pontoon boat for the day for the past 3 years. We LOVE The Fishing Store. They are great people and always provide a clean boat at a fabulous price. We have 3 kids and my husband and I pack up a cooler and fishing stuff and go out and wander around, stop and swim, fish... More 

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Round Rock, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2011

Every summer, the highlight of our trip to New Smyrna Beach is renting a pontoon boat with extended family and spending the day at Disappearing Island. The boats are well maintained and reasonably priced. The owner is awesome and very helpful on local sites. Disappearing Island is in the river across from the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse. We usually spend about... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2007

My family and I are staying at Ponce Inlet for a week and wanted to rent a small boat to sail around the Intracoastal. I did a little research and found Backwater Marine (also known as The Fishing Store). They rent 20 foot pontoon boats that seat 6 to 8 adults. Cost at the time was $175 for four hours... More 

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