Southwest Florida Fishing Adventure

Starting at $550 total | 4 - 8 Hours | Inshore, Nearshore | 1 - 4 People | Trip #3879

About Your Trip

Head out for an awesome fishing adventure around Sarasota, FL with Captain Cody! Though he loves running further from shore to bottom fish the reefs for grouper, snapper, and pelagic species, the weather conditions have to be pretty stellar to allow this kind of trip.

Thus, aboard his 23' Parker, he spends a lot of time hammering the inshore with his clients, and there are no shortage of fish (and big ones at that!) to ... Read More

About Your Guide

Independent Guide
Captain Cody's fishing obsession was kindled in his early years fishing with his grandfather. It started as a hobby with fishing for a few days a month but like most obsessions, started occupying more and more of his thoughts and time. Captain Cody grew up fishing all over Sarasota Bay up to Tampa Bay and bought his own brand-new boat 2 years ago! With the new boat and his Captain's license, he was ready to start sharing his incredible birth of knowledge with clients! Not ... Read More

Start Location

Don Roehr Boat Ramps, Sarasota, FL, USA | Bodies of water fished: Tampa Bay, Sarasota Bay

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Center Console
Boat Manufacturer
Year Built
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Total Horsepower
Number of Engines
Additional Amenities
GPS, Fishfinder, Live Bait Well, Wireless Trolling Motor, Ice Box, Powerpole

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Nearshore

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.

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.


Cobia, Mangrove Snapper, Redfish, Snook


Heavy Tackle Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Fishing License, Ice Box, Rods, reels & tackle included.
Where to Buy a Fishing License
No license needed for this trip.

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
Cancel for free up to 7 days before the trip.

Pricing Matrix

4 Hours 6 Hours 8 Hours
1 Person
2 People
3 People
4 People

Pricing & Availability

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Have questions? Reach out and mention trip #3879


Billy C.

November 1

Billy C.

Manuela M.

October 28

We had an amazing time with Captain Cody. He knew right where to take us so we could get on the fish. He was equipped with everything that we needed. Also cleaned our fish and gave us some really tips on how to cook them. I would recommend Captain Cody ...Read More

Anthony W.

October 22

Had a good ole time out on the water and got on plenty of big snook. Really fun experience.

Nathan B.

October 21

An absolute amazing trip and overall great experience!!! Captain Cody really knows the water and landed us on some amazing fish! Really great with the kids and helping the kids fish and learning some cool tricks and tips. Would highly recommend

Ashley W.

September 24

Took a 6 hour trip with Capt Cody and he was the best! Everyone caught fish and had a blast! He is very personable, knowledgeable and friendly. I highly recommend if you are new to fishing or experienced. Captain Cody also has a great boat and gear to use! Highly ...Read More

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1500 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.
Each trip’s price is set by the guide and factors in all of their costs. A big determinant of cost is often the type of boat and associated fuel costs, but other guide costs include leases, marina / slip fees, bait costs, and the cost to provide and maintain all of the gear you’ll need on your trip.
Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our team is always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!