For more than 85 years, family owned and operated Whidden’s Marina has been welcoming guests to their location on the Intracoastal Waterway between Mile Markers #2 and #3 in Boca Grande, FL. With this many years in business, you can be assured they’re doing everything right. Whidden’s Marina offers overnight docking at their wet slip docks able to accommodate boats up to 36’, a gasoline only fuel dock, and a ship’s store offering convenient items along with bait & tackle. As Boca Grande is known as the ‘Tarpon Capital of the World’, avid fishermen can try their hand at catching tarpon and other species like cobia, red snapper and Spanish mackerel. If you’d rather leave the driving to someone else, the friendly staff at Whidden’s Marina can also arrange for guided fishing excursions with local experienced captains. Visitors to Whidden’s Marina will find themselves within walking distance of restaurants, shops, galleries and all the necessities including a grocery store and banking. Local Boca Grande attractions of interest include visiting Boca Grande Beach, Gasparilla Island State Park, Boca Grande Lighthouse & Museum, and the numerous activities found at Cayo Costa State Park including bicycling, hiking and scuba diving. Conveniently open 7 days per week from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Whidden’s Marina offers additional services including pump out, in slip hook up, dock carts and boat rentals.