Mosquito Lagoon Backcountry Fishing

Starting at $375

Pricing & Availability

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Fishing Info


Light Tackle

Water Type

Inshore, Flats

Skill Level

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced


Black Drum, Florida Pompano, Flounder, Jack Crevalle, Redfish, Sheepshead, Snook, Speckled Trout / Spotted Seatrout, Tarpon

About Your Trip

Captain Matt's Mosquito Lagoon fishing trip is perfect for anglers of all experience levels. You'll be cruising mangrove-lined backcountry waters, inlets, and open bay areas for a variety of sportfish species like big redfish, speckled trout, snook, black drum, pompano, and even tarpon if you're lucky. Captain Matt has all the gear ready to go for your trip - even your fishing license!

If you're looking to fill the freezer with delicious fish fillets, Captain Matt will gladly clean your catch after the trip for no extra fee. Let him know your t-shirt size and he'll even bring Code Red Fishing Charters t-shirts for the whole group!

If you're a fly angler, bring your favorite combo and Captain Matt will gladly show you the best fly fishing spots. It's tough to beat hooking into a bull red in the skinny waters of Mosquito Lagoon.

About Your Boat

Captain Matt operates a Bossman Skiff, allowing you to fish the shallowest of waters The skiff is equipped with all the gear and amenities to keep you on the fish.

Boat type: skiff

Manufacturer: Bossman

Length: 18'

Model year: 2015

Number of engines: 1

Engine manufacturer: Suzuki

Total horsepower: 60

Extras: wireless trolling motor, fish finder, life jackets, live bait well, elevated casting platforms



All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.


Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Live Bait

Yes, Included


You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.

Boat Restroom

No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.


No meal provided.

Gear & Packing


Fishing license, live bait, drinks, rods, reels, and tackle

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Sunscreen Sunglasses Snacks

Required Items

A valid fishing license.

Things to Keep in Mind

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 10-20% customary tip.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

The deposit for this trip is non-refundable.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find a license for your state here.


Start Location

630 Goodwin Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169, USA

Start Time(s)

06:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 03:00 PM


3 hours, 5 hours, 7 hours,