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Getting out on the water to boat and fish is one of the best ways to enjoy the outdoors and spend time with your family. But sometimes, finding the time and the right place to fish can be a challenge.
Now, planning is easy with Take Me Fishing's first-ever list of the top family-friendly fishing & boating spots in the U.S.
For other great places to fish and boat with your family, check out our Places to Boat & Fish Map.
Stephanie Vatalaro is vice president of communications for the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation and its Take Me Fishing and Vamos A Pescar campaigns where she works to recruit newcomers to recreational fishing and boating and increase awareness of aquatic conservation. Stephanie grew up in the Florida Keys as the daughter of a flats fishing guide. Outside of work, you can find her fishing and boating with her family on the Potomac River in the Northern Neck of Virginia.
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