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Hurricane season on Sanibel

Filed in Uncategorized by on June 1, 2019

Today marks the start of Hurricane season. Make sure to be prepared as you never know. This is a never before seen video from 2004 about an hour after Hurricane Charley passed over Sanibel Island. It really shows the destruction that can occur. Unfortunately HD was not around back then so not crystal clear like […]

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Sanibel Island Otter

Filed in Uncategorized by on May 9, 2019

Otters can regularly be spotted down Dixie beach blvd or in Dinkens and Clam Bayous on Sanibel. This one was looking for a handout from a fisherman of Sanibel Captiva rd

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Sanibel Traffic

Filed in Uncategorized by on February 22, 2019

Just a little reminder that Sanibel traffic can get really bad. Come early and stay late and enjoy all Sanibel has to offer to avoid any traffic headaches

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Kayaking Sanibel

Filed in Uncategorized by on February 7, 2019

What a beautiful couple weeks we have had on Sanibel. All traces of red tide along Florida’s gulf side are now completely gone. This weeks testing showed no more of the traces that were in Sarasota area the last couple of weeks. Sanibel has been clear for a long time. Couldn’t resist a little kayaking […]

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Bowman’s Beach Sanibel

Filed in Uncategorized by on January 11, 2019

Bowman’s Beach was simply beautiful this morning. Nice sandbar and gully and perfect weather. We will let the video speak for itself Bowman’s beach on Sanibel Island January 11th 2019

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Shelling after high winds

Filed in Uncategorized by on December 24, 2018

Unfortunately none of the videos turned out since it was before sunrise in the dark but we can report shelling is by far the best it has been in years. After 2 days of the correct winds at 30-40MPH there are mounds of seashells. If you are on a beach without shells try another because […]

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Sanibel Island and Red Tide December 2018

Filed in Uncategorized by on December 12, 2018

Sanibel Island Red tide update December 2018. Had the pleasure of heading to a few different Sanibel Beaches this week so far. Rather then tell everyone how great the beaches are and also how few people are around on them, we just put together a montage of the different beaches. Below is Sanibel Island Beaches […]

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Sanibel Island and Red Tide October 2018

Filed in Sanibel Red Tide, Uncategorized by on October 21, 2018

Sanibel Island and Red Tide October 2018 Well for anyone that has cancelled their reservations for 2018-2019 season due to red tide I really hope you can get back the same room and view when you call to re book your resort.  Since Hurricane Michael went through it took the red tide with it!  Sanibel […]

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A walk to Sanibel Islands Cemetery

Filed in Uncategorized by on September 29, 2018

With the free beach parking that Sanibel has in effect right now we decided to take full advantage and parked at Gulf side City Park (Algiers Beach) where our A permit does not work as this beach is a C permit or cash only Sanibel Beach.  It was like a walk through history and there […]

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Sanibel real talk on beach conditions

Filed in Sanibel Red Tide, Uncategorized by on September 2, 2018

Ok so here is the story as of today.  After checking all the different beaches each day this week there is some good to go with the bad.  The bad is, yes, we still have red tide around.  Now for the good.  Some of the beaches have no traces of it.  The biggest problem is […]

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