Spearfishing Safari


Join the Bill Jackson’s staff and the crew of the Hook-N-Spear for a three-tank spearfishing adventure. Cost: $150 per diver You bring: speargun, dive certification, wetsuit, stringer, dive light, snorkel gear, regulator and all divers are required to have a Surface Signal Device (safety sausage marker). If you are diving Air, dive computers are required […]

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Shark Dive


In a collaborative effort, Bill Jackson’s and the Florida Aquarium are offering divers the opportunity to swim among sharks, giant sea turtles, barracuda, moray eels and goliath grouper during the Diving with Sharks Experience. This shark dive event also includes parking, a $10 lunch voucher, admission to the aquarium, a T-shirt, a photo of your […]

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Tampa Bay Sea Kayakers

July 9th, Aug. 13th, Sept. 10th, Oct. 8th, Nov. 12th, Dec. 10th

Join the Tampa Bay Sea Kayakers: TBSK holds its monthly meeting, which features information on kayaking and related topics by speakers from across the area, from 7 – 8:30 pm, generally on the second Monday of the month.

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Suncoast Research & Recovery Club

July 23rd, Aug. 27th, Sept. 24th, Oct. 22nd, Nov. 26th

“Dedicated to Preserving Florida’s History” The Suncoast Research and Recovery Club: SRARC meets the fourth Monday of almost every month at 7 pm for those interested in or finding out about the hobby of metal detecting.

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The Adventurous Woman

July 18th, Aug. 15th, Sept. 19th, Oct. 17th, Nov. 21st

The Adventurous Woman is the only Tampa Bay-area club just for ladies who love outdoor adventure. Fishing, camping, kayaking, hiking and more for women of all skill levels. We encourage you to attend a meeting to meet the members and see what we are about. We meet the third Wednesday of every month at Bill […]

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Snorkel Camp

July 23rd-27th

Beat the summer heat at Bill Jackson’s Snorkel Camp. During this NAUI-inspired camp, you’ll learn about the equipment and how to care for it, the buddy system, water entry and exit, surface dives, proper fin kicks, how to clear your mask, equalizing and bouyancy skills. Who: Open to kids ages 6 to 12 who know how to swim. Class size limited to […]

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Intro to Backpacking Clinic

July 7th

Before you head into the woods, get yourself oriented at Bill Jackson’s FREE Introduction to Backpacking clinic. This 2 1/2-hour informational talk starts at 10 am and will cover gear options, techniques for hanging food, hygiene tips and much more. So if you don’t know how to properly pack your backpack, you will after this […]

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Bay Area Canoe and Kayak Fishing Club

July 17th, Aug. 21st, Sept. 18th, Oct. 16th, Nov. 20th, Dec. 18th

Bay Area Canoe & Kayak Fishing Club invites you to join them as they meet to exchange information about kayak and canoe fishing in the Bay Area. Meetings start at 6:30 pm on the third Tuesday of every month. For more information, Click Here!

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Florida Fly Fishers

July 12th, Aug. 9th, Sept. 13th, Oct. 11th, Nov. 8th

The Florida Fly Fishers meet from 6:30 to 8:30 pm on the second Thursday of the month at Bill Jackson’s. Fly anglers of all skill levels are invited to attend meetings, where the club discusses tactics, strategies, past and future outings, gear and, of course, fly tying. For more information, call vice president Chris Dakin […]

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West Palm Beach Dive Trip

Aug. 5th

Dive offshore beautiful West Palm Beach with the staff at Bill Jackson’s. When: Aug. 5 Cost: $95 per diver; covers cost of boat, tanks, weights, snacks and sodas. Other details: Perfect location for fun, comfortable drift diving. Call the Dive Shop at 727-576-4169 for more details or to reserve your spot on this trip.

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