Charters N Paradise LLC. in Fort Myers Beach, Florida

Guided by Mike Chandler

Deep Sea Inshore Nearshore

About Your Guide

Captain Mike Chandler is a renowned figure in the world of sport fishing, particularly known for his expertise in the waters around Estero Bay and the Gulf of Mexico off Fort Myers Beach. With decades of experience navigating these waters, Captain Chandler has become a trusted and respected name among both amateur and seasoned anglers.

Growing up in a family passionate about fishing, Captain Chandler developed a deep love for the sea at a young age. He spent his childhood and early youth exploring the rich marine ecosystems of Southwest Florida, learning the nuances of both inshore and offshore fishing. His early exposure to the diverse fishing environments allowed him to gain a profound understanding of the habits and habitats of various fish species.

Captain Chandler holds a U.S. Coast Guard Master Captain’s license and prides himself on prioritizing safety and environmental conservation on all his trips. He is known for his friendly demeanor and ability to teach fishing techniques to people of all skill levels. His charters are not just about catching fish; they are comprehensive marine adventures where clients learn about the local ecosystem, fish behaviors, and sustainable fishing practices.

Apart from fishing, Captain Chandler is an active member of the local fishing community, often participating in conservation efforts and educational programs. He regularly contributes to local fishing magazines and blogs, sharing his insights and experiences to inspire and educate others.

Captain Chandler's boat, equipped with the latest technology and safety equipment, is his second home. He meticulously maintains his gear and boat to ensure the best possible experience for his clients. Whether guiding a novice angler to their first catch or helping a veteran fisherman land a challenging trophy, Captain Chandler’s expertise and passion for fishing make every trip with him a unique and memorable experience.

Charters N Paradise LLC. Trips

A four-hour fishing trip in Estero Bay or deep sea fishing off Fort Myers Beach offers an exhilarating and serene experience. Estero Bay, a picturesque aquatic preserve, presents a tranquil backdrop for inshore fishing. Anglers can expect to hook a variety of species such as spotted seatrout, redfish, and snook, amidst the lush mangroves and shallow waters. The experience is both relaxing and exciting, perfect for beginners and seasoned fishermen alike. For those seeking a more adventurous excursion, deep sea fishing off the coast of Fort Myers Beach is an absolute thrill. As you venture into the Gulf of Mexico, the deeper waters host a diverse array of fish including grouper, snapper, king mackerel, and possibly even a shark. The four-hour journey is filled with anticipation as you cast your line into the deep blue, waiting for that big catch. The open sea offers a sense of freedom and adventure, making every moment unforgettable. Both experiences offer a chance to enjoy the beauty of Southwest Florida's marine environment, guided by experienced captains who know the best spots and techniques for a successful outing. Whether you're surrounded by the calm waters of Estero Bay or riding the waves in the Gulf, these fishing trips promise a memorable adventure filled with scenic views and the thrill of the catch. Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Fort Myers Beach

1/2 Day Fishing 4 Hour (Discounted Weekday)

27 ft 1 - 6 People From $83 / person

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Deep Sea, Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Fort Myers Beach

3/4 Day Custom, Fishing, Beach, Dolphins, Exploring

27 ft 1 - 6 People From $133 / person


Gag Grouper, Grunt, Lane Snapper, Mangrove Snapper, Red Grouper, Red Snapper, Snook, Speckled Trout, Vermillion Snapper


Artificial Lure Fishing, Bottom Fishing, Cut Bait Fishing, Deep Dropping, Drift Fishing, Live Bait Fishing, Trolling

Types of Fishing

Deep Sea, Inshore, Nearshore

Start Location

Salty Sam's Marina, Main Street, Fort Myers Beach, FL, USA | Bodies of water fished: Estero Bay, Pine Island Sound Aquatic Preserve, Estero Bay Aquatic Preserve, Fort Myers Beach, Gulf Of Mexico, Estero Island

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