Webb Lake at Babcock Webb WMA-Punta Gorda,FL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member crackergals
N 26° 51.309 W 081° 57.750
17R E 404380 N 2970754
Quick Description: 395 acre Webb Lake at Babcock Webb WMA Located at I75 exit# 158 at Tuckers Grade in Punta Gorda, FL.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 1/18/2009 1:25:13 AM
Waymark Code: WM5KCC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member nfa
Views: 6

Long Description:
395 acre Webb Lake offers excellent paddling,fishing and birding opportunities. Only non gasoling enginge allowed on this lake, so even though you may encounter a Bass Tracker with a trolling motor, you will not encounter "power" boats.
See the park website for additional information:
(visit link)
Parking/put-in/launching information:
Coords will take you to the first launching area. Park entrance fee is $3.00 per person or $6.00 per non commercial vehicle. Parking is available at the launch area and launching is free with park entrance. Stop at the Iron Ranger at the entrance and pick up a park map to see other launching areas.

Paddling conditions to be expected:

Difficulty of the trip:
This is an easy trip on flat water.

Length of trip: You choose


Permits required:
Park entrance fee is $3.00 per person or $6.00 per non commercial vehicle. Fresh Water fishing license is required to fish. So far paddle craft do not need to be registered in Fl.

Type of trip:
Paddle out, turn around, paddle back.

Other information:
This WMA also features a public shooting range, seasonal hunting, year round weekend camping, picnic tables with grills, great fishing and birding.

Take-out Coordinates: Not Listed

Visit Instructions:
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