Fort Lauderdale Peacock Bass

Starting at $500 | 4 Hour | Lake, River | 4 People | Trip #2506

About Your Trip

Searching for the beautiful and epic fighting Peacock Bass? Look no further and join Captain Mike for a Peacock Bass bonanza! These fish are some of the most colorful trophies you can collect, but they're no walk in the park to catch. While they may be plentiful in the lakes ... Read More

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Boat Manufacturer
Pro Drive
Boat Length
Additional Amenities
Tripod Gun Rest, Airguns, Blowguns, Bowfishing Setups, Rod and Reel Setups

About Your Guide

Certified Damn Good Guide
Profile photo of Captain Experiences guide Michael
Captain Michael is a true jack-of-all-trades and an expert when it comes to fishing and hunting Southwest Florida. Whether he's going after bass, hitting invasives like cichlids, snakeheads, and clown knifefish, taking out iguanas, or hunting pigs, Captain Michael truly does it all.
Captain Michael loves taking every level of ... Read More

Start Location

6518 SW 20th Ct, Plantation, FL, USA

Amenities and Information

Water Type

River, Lake

Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate


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.


This trip has multiple pickup locations.


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.

Live Bait

No live bait provided.


Peacock Bass


Artificial Lure Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Sight Casting

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Rods, Reels, Tackle, Bait, Cooler, Ice included.
Where to Buy a Fishing License
Find out more about fishing licenses here.

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping
We use a cashless autopay system. We'll send you a boarding pass, and on the day of the trip, your guide will scan your boarding pass to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is to tip your guide (we recommend 20%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
The deposit for this trip is non-refundable (but if the weather is too bad to go out, you will still receive a refund).

Pricing & Availability

To check pricing, please select a trip date, duration, group size and start time.

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Adam J.


We went out on an iguana hunt with Captain Mike and had a blast! He was knowledgeable, professional, and a lot of fun. We will definitely be back!


Verified Review Fishing

My husband and I had a blast with Captain Mike. We did the Peacock bass fishing/Iguana hunting combo, unfortunately the recent weather had affected the peacock bass so we were able to fish for other types of fish. The best part was the Iguanas and we were able to take ...Read More


Verified Review Fishing

Captain Michael exceeded our expectations. We had some very cold water temps which affected the peacock bass fishing but Mike still got us on other species's of fish. My boys really liked gigging the armoured catfish and they were plentiful. Now off to my favorite part, hunting iguana! ...Read More

Josh B.


If your in Florida look up Mike for an iguana hunt. Mike put us on the iguana with plenty of shot opportunities. My 11 and 13 year old put 18 in the boat in 4hrs. Very cool experience.


Verified Review Fishing

Capt. Mike was very accommodating and knowledgeable, can't go wrong!


Verified Review Fishing

Trip was fun captain Mike was good at explaining how to shoot and getting us plenty of opportunities to try and get fish.

Stephanie D.


Our guide Mike and his dog Scout provided a great hunting experience! We were able to get 23 Iguanas! Very knowledgeable and informative; great for new and experienced hunters! Highly recommend! 5 Stars!

Stephanie A.


10/10 best trip ever! my boy had the time of his life. Captain mike was awesome & very patient with the wild boys on our trip!

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1000 Damn Good fishing and hunting guides. Our mission is to unlock the outdoors for everyone, and we want to help you get out there through our no-hassle online booking experience and our team of outdoors experts.
We vet our guides to make sure they are the best of the best. We want guides who not only put you on 'em, but show you a great time, keep you safe, and give you a memorable experience with your group.
Once you've paid your deposit at checkout, we'll send you a boarding pass. Just show your guide your boarding pass on the day of the trip, they'll scan it, the remaining balance will transfer automatically, and you'll be all set to get out there. Just make sure you bring a cash tip for the guide!
In the case of inclement weather, our guides will make the call and we'll work with you to reschedule your trip or issue a full refund. Your safety is our top concern.
Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our location specialists are always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!