Head out with Skip and prepare for an action-packed day of Florida freshwater fishing! Lake Ida is a perfect sanctuary for freshwater fishing right on the beautiful Florida coast of Delray Beach....Read More
On this half, 3/4 or full-day trip, Skip will motor you out into Lake Ida where you can expect to target exciting species such as Clown Knifefish, Largemouth Bass, Peacock Bass. The only method you'll need to catch these distinctive, colorful fish is classic light tackle. Just let Travis know what fish you want to catch and he'll get you set up with whatever they're biting that time of year!
You'll be fishing aboard a 20’ G3 Deluxe bay boat that can comfortably fit 3 anglers. This do-it-all vessel will have no problem getting you to where the fish are biting!
Skip will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and live bait. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, any snacks or drinks you might need and a Florida fishing license. Book your trip today and get ready for an exciting freshwater trip!
Captain Skip grew up in upstate New York fishing all sorts of ponds, lakes, rivers and streams. In 1989 he moved to South Florida, and his love for fishing came with him. He fished the South Florida for 8 years before moving to the Lake Ida chain in 1997. If it ain't broke, don't fix it - He's been fishing the Lake Ida chain ever since!...Read More
Captain Skip runs a 20ft G3 deluxe bay boat which will fish up to 3 anglers comfortably. His specialties are Largemouth Bass, Peacock Bass, and Clown Knife Fish. Book an amazing trip with a guide who knows the Florida waters today!
As Captain skip always says, “Tite lines”, “Catchem up”, and “No fish, No pay!"
Lake Ida, Delray Beach, FL 33444, USA | Bodies of water fished: Lake Ida
Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate
All rods, reels, and tackle are included.
You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.
No cleaning service provided.
No beer allowed.
No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.
No meal provided.
RODS, REELS & TACKLE
At an Additional Rate
No added costs.
Personal items you may want to bring: Hats, sunglasses, sunscreen, camera, snacks, drinks, etc.
Fishing License – all anglers must have a valid freshwater fishing license.
Payment & Tipping
After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a customary tip (we recommend 20%).
Yes, cancel for free up to 4 days before the trip.
Where to Buy a Fishing LicenseFind out more about licenses here.
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Really good with novice anglers, adult and child. Got us onto plenty of big fish during a slow time / cold snap. Great time with Skip and looking forward to future outings
Skip gave us a great day, he was very professional, knowledgeable, safe, and fun to be with. It was a wonderful experience. I would give him 6 stars out of 5.
Your motto stands true! We booked a damn good fishing adventure with Captain Skip on Lake Ida. He managed our fishing time well, searched and found the fish we were looking for and catered to all fishing levels in our group. He is a seasoned and knowledgeable guide. Finished the ...Read More trip with Peacock Bass, Clown Knives, Strippers and native large mouth Bass. We are looking forward to another trip when we return to WPB.