The following are directions to Fish Tale Marina from I-75, coming from the south. We strongly suggest you take this route from the interstate as opposed to coming onto the island from the north end as traffic can be horrendous in March.
Directions by Car
Directions from I-75 to Fish Tale Marina
I-75 @ Bonita Beach Rd – Exit 116
Total Distance: 13.2 mi
1. Head west on Bonita Beach Road. The road will change names and go over several bridges, but you will not have to make a turn until you reach the destination.
Fish Tale Marina 7225 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Directions by Boat
Fish Tale Marina (26° 24 .843N /
081° 53 .579W) is a short 15-minute boat ride from the Gulf of Mexico via Big Carlos Pass. The bascule bridge at Big Carlos Pass has a 23′ clearance and opens on demand between the hours of 8am and 7pm. Note: The green #1 marker at the entrance to Big Carlos Pass is located about 3/4 mile SW of the pass at 26° 23 .154N / 081° 53 .618W. The access canal to Fish-Tale Marina is located at green marker #59 in Estero Bay. The chart below is for informational purposes only.