Located in South Central Florida near Lake Okeechobee, you’ll find a wealth of things to do. If you bring your family, there’s no shortage of activities for you or the entire family when you visit. Check out all of these area attractions:
FAMOUS NEARBY SPOTS
NEARBY SPORT ATTRACTIONS
If you love professional sports, then we’ve got you covered. Catch a football, baseball or NBA game just a short drive away:
FISHING ON LAKE OKEECHOBEE
Lake Okeechobee locally referred to as The Lake or The Big O, is a freshwater lake in the U.S. state of Florida. It is the seventh largest freshwater lake in United States and the second largest freshwater lake contained entirely within the lower 48 states. Okeechobee covers 730 square miles, approximately half the size of the state of Rhode Island, and is relatively shallow, with an average depth of only 9 feet.
The most common fish in this lake are largemouth bass, crappie and bluegill. The Big O is home to some of the biggest largemouth bass in the country and host to the Bassmaster Eastern Invitational.