Blenker Boatworks & Marina – 2504 88th St Ct NW – Bradenton, FL 34209
Where the Fishing Trips Start
Blenker Boatworks & Marina is conveniently located at the mouth of the beautiful Manatee River at channel markers 7 & 8. It is within walking distance of the historical DeSoto National Memorial Park. They offer a full service marina featuring: Boca Bait Company, with a large assortment of fishing tackle, live bait, soda & snacks. They sell recreational ethanol free fuel. On-site boat & yacht sales, engine repairs, fishing charters, and do it yourself boat repairs. The marina has 42 wet slips that can accommodate up to a 51’ vessel, and plenty of dry storage area. They have a 35 ton Travel Lift that can accommodate up to a 17’ beam.
The Marina is just a short drive or boat ride to the beautiful white sandy beaches that Manatee County has to offer. Anna Maria Island, Holmes Beach, Bradenton Beach, Longboat Key, St Armand’s Circle, & Siesta Key Beach are all wonderful places to explore and see why so many people love the west coast of Florida!