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Bob Sikes Cut

St. George Island, FL
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: Fishing
Description: This channel, which separates St. George Island from Little St. George Island, is known for being a great spot to catch flounder.
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Columbus, Georgia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

My family took our 28ft catamaran out past bob sikes cut at sunset and it was georgeous at sunset. That evening the water was calm and crystal clear blue. The sun was breathtaking as it disappeared into the gulf. I just hope others can experience this fabulous scene.

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East Tennessee
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

The water is beautiful at Bob Sikes Cut. It is nice for families that have some people in the family that like to fish and some that like to swim and sunbathe. The best of both worlds!

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Kansas City, Kansas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

What a beautiful area to watch nature! There are always dolphins, fish, crabs, and birds. It's simply an excellent area to go and observe wildlife. It's an easy walk up the beach to the cut. Though you should carry shoes with you because there are some areas with lots of seashells that will hurt you feet if you walk on... More

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Ashland
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87 reviews 87 reviews
9 attraction reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

My reviews are usually very positive, but I have to get off my nice box for this post. In the past we had stayed in Plantation so I thought access to the cut was available to everyone not just those who could afford to rent/live in the gated community. This time, since we were only on the island for a... More

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Stoutsville, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

What a neat area to see! We visited while we were staying at a rental home in the Plantation. Hunting seashells on the beach was awesome - the kids loved it!

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Linden, MI
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

I have been coming to St. George Island for a couple of winters, stay on the Plantation so I can get to the cut. First year casted frozen shrimp out into the cut. Lost a few rigs on the rocks but ended up catching a couple of nice Reds, big fish, lots of fight and tasty. Past couple of years... More

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St. Paul, Minnesota
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62 reviews 62 reviews
6 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

While true that you need Plantation access to reach her by car/foot, if you can get there - it's a rather interesting place. There's a small carpark, followed by a nice public footpath that takes you out to the Gulf coast near the cut, then a short walk to the cut itself. The beach and rocks are quite lovely. We... More

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Titusville
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

We have sea kayaks and worked our way along the shore on a calm water day. If windy, this might not have been as much fun. Boat traffic through the Cut varies withe the time of day, but not a problem. No way to reach this area by automobile, but there are ways around the gate. check with the locals... More

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Athens, Georgia
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Pretty neat manmade cut at the end of St. George Island. Do need plantation access to get to the cut. Lots of rocks for climbing and wide beach at end of island. Watch the boats come in.

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

I agree with others that it is TOTALLY WRONG that this feature which was created with public funds has been isolated from that public. It is a great fishing spot, but you can't get there except by boat. I have read documentation that the Plantation developers were allowed by Franklin County to close off the end of the Island ONLY... More

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