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Fishing Charters Near Everglades City, Fl
Head out with Captain Brandon to go chase the Sharks! They might seem frightening in the movies you've seen but once you get face to face with them, you'll realize there's nothing to be afraid of only big fights to be had! Kids are more than welcome to join in on this trip, sharks are always an exciting catch for the youngins! No need to bring anything along either, Captain Brandon will take care of all the gear and fishing licenses. You can bring extra snacks and drinks if you'd like. Read More
Shark Trip - 26' Sea Chaser
Get out there and get fishing with Captain Stanley on this weekday trip! He's ready to take you on a fishing adventure, where you can catch Redfish, Speckled Trout, Snook, Mackerel, and Snapper in the inshore and nearshore waters. Captain Stanley's 20-foot Skeeter bay boat is powered by a 115HP SHO Yamaha outboard motor and equipped with a custom T-top for shade, a GPS Minn Kota Trolling motor, a Power Pole shallow water anchor, fish and bait wells, a Garmin GPS/Fishfinder combo, and an Engle cooler to keep your food and drinks cold. Captain Stanley offers both offshore and inshore tours for all ages and experience levels. He provides everything you need for a successful trip, including Penn rod and reel combos, live and artificial bait, necessary tackle, and cleaning/filleting your catch. Just bring yourself and enjoy the trip! Read More
Weekday Afternoon Trip
Are you ready for an unforgettable fishing adventure in beautiful Southwest Florida? Hop on board with Captain John for an inshore charter fishing trip you'll never forget! As you climb aboard Captain John's 24' Pathfinder center console, you can be confident that you're in great hands. With years of experience navigating these waters, Captain John knows all the best spots to find the fish, so whether you're a seasoned angler or a first-timer, he'll make sure you have a blast and come away with a great catch. On this trip, you'll be chasing classic species including Redfish, Snook, Speckled Trout, Flounder, and even Tarpon! These fish are a blast to catch, and Redfish and Flounder are known as great eating fish! Tarpon are catch-and-release only, and must be kept in the water at all times! What are you waiting for? Book your inshore charter fishing trip with Captain John in Goodland, FL, and get ready for an adventure you'll never forget! Read More
"Extreme Inshore" Fishing Trip
Welcome aboard with Captain Tim! I am here to invite you to accompany me on a trip to explore and enjoy the amazing habitat stretching from the Everglades National Park, Ten Thousand Islands north to Pine Island Sound, including Marco Island, Naples, Fort Myers, Sanibel and countless points in between. We welcome all ages and experience levels. For the kids we offer safe and educational outings designed to keep them busy catching fish, learning about the process, and creating memories that will last a lifetime. Read More
Back Country / Inshore Fishing
Join Captain Stanley for an exciting fishing trip where you can catch Redfish, Speckled Trout, Snook, Mackerel, Grouper, Snapper, and Triggerfish! He can take you inshore or further out to explore the nearshore and close offshore waters, depending on what you want to catch. If you choose the 4-hour trip, you will have limited time to try different fishing techniques, but Captain Stanley will make sure to get you hooked up with your target species. If you prefer a longer fishing trip, the 8-hour trip will give you an even better fishing experience. Just bring your favorite snacks and drinks, and get ready for a fun day on the water. You will meet Captain Stanley at the Bay View Boat Ramp, where his boat will be fully equipped with everything you need for a successful fishing trip. All you need to bring are your snacks and drinks, and Captain Stanley will take care of the rest. Read More
Weekend Getaway Day Trip
Get out there and join Captain Joseph on this offshore fishing adventure in Marco Island, FL! On this trip, you'll cast off and head out into the vast blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico, on board a sleek 28' Mako center console. She's equipped with top-of-the-line fishing gear and technology, and provides 360º of exceptional fishing. You'll primarily be targeting offshore reefs, wrecks, and other structure where big fish like to hang out. Amberjack, Barracuda, Gag Grouper, Goliath Grouper, Kingfish, and more are all on the menu here, so let Captain Joseph know what species you're most interested in catching! He's seasoned expert with years of experience and local knowledge that he's eager to share with you. He knows all the best spots to find the fish, and he'll make sure you're well-equipped and ready to tackle whatever the ocean throws your way. But this trip isn't just about the fishing! The stunning beauty of the Gulf of Mexico is a sight to behold, and Captain Joseph will take you to some of the most breathtaking spots along the coastline, where you'll witness firsthand the wonders of nature and the abundant marine life that inhabit these waters. Whether you're an experienced angler or a first-timer, this offshore fishing charter in Marco Island promises to be an unforgettable experience. Book your trip today and get ready for the adventure of a lifetime! Read More
Marco Island Limits And Trophies
Head out with Captain Ariel (AKA: Captain DJ) to explore the maze of beautiful mangroves, backcountry flats, and shallow-water honey holes that make the Florida Everglades one of the top fishing destinations in the world! On these 4, 6, or 8 hour trips, there are plenty of fish to go after. Your trip with DJ could see you reeling in Redfish, Trout, Snook, Tarpon, Black Drum, Tripletail, and more. With such a variety of species, you will need a mix of quality equipment to get the most out of your day. That’s exactly what you get, with the option to spin, jig, pop, drift fish, bottom fish – you can even bring your fly rod along if you want to! Captain DJ’s 23’ C-Hawk boat was born to dominate these shallow waters. Fresh off the line in 2021, the boat can carry four guests out in comfort and at speed. Captain DJ offers a variety of trip durations to fit any schedule or budget, with four, six, and eight-hour charters at starting times customizable to suit you and your group. Children of all ages are welcome on board, and life vests will be provided for them. All rods, reels, lures, and licenses are included, as is the cleaning and filleting of all your fish. Just bring your food, drinks, sunscreen, and shades. You’ll find plenty of excitement already waiting onboard! Read More
Everglades Super Slam
Climb aboard with Captain Brandon and experience an action-packed day of bay fishing around Naples and 10k Islands! Captain Brandon has been fishing these waters since he could talk and knows how the fish think in this area. You can expect to target Redfish, and Speckled Trout, Snook, Tarpon, and Black Drum. Occasionally Captain Brandon will target Goliath Grouper as well if you're looking to test your strength against the biggest fish you can find inshore! Captain Brandon likes to use live bait, cut bait, and, on some occasions, lures to attract the best and biggest fish. For these trips, Captain Brandon uses his 26’ Sea Chaser center console that provides a wide, spacious, and stable deck that will serve as your fishing platform. The vessel can accommodate up to 6 anglers and have them fishing at the same time. Captain Brandon will provide everything you need for a productive day on the water. He will have an icebox for your day’s catch as well as rods, reels, bait, and tackle and will cover your fishing licenses and fish cleaning! All you need to bring are your favorite snacks and drinks and get ready to fight some fish. Come on down and make some memories with Captain Brandon! Read More
Get ready for an exhilarating fishing experience in one of the most beautiful locations in Florida: Marco Island. On board Captain Chris' 27' Sportsman Masters bay boat, you'll have the opportunity to fish for Redfish, Snook, and Speckled Trout in idyllic natural surroundings! Captain Chris is a seasoned professional who knows all the best spots to find the biggest catches. He'll be with you every step of the way, providing expert guidance and sharing his wealth of knowledge and experience. But it's not just about the fishing; Marco Island is surrounded by stunning scenery, from the lush mangrove forests to the sparkling blue waters. You might even get lucky and spot some dolphins or manatees along the way! Whether you're an experienced angler or a beginner, this fishing trip is perfect for you. With Captain Chris' guidance and the beautiful surroundings, you're sure to have an unforgettable experience on the water. Don't miss out on this opportunity to catch some of Florida's most prized fish and make memories that will last a lifetime. Book your trip today! Read More
Backwater Big Boys
Embark on an exhilarating flats fishing expedition with Captain Ken amidst the pristine waters of Everglades City, FL. Captain Ken, at the helm of his specialized 2021 Maverick 17ft flats boat, invites anglers of all levels to explore the unique and abundant ecosystem of the Everglades. On Everglades Fishing Trips, you'll have the opportunity to target a variety of coveted species, including Mangrove Snapper, Redfish, Permit, Tarpon, Sea Trout, Bonefish, and Permit. Captain Ken's intimate knowledge of the local waters and years of experience ensure an extraordinary fishing adventure, where the thrill of the catch meets the serenity of the Everglades landscape. Everglades City Fishing Trips offer a rare opportunity to connect with nature while angling for some of the most sought-after species in the region. Captain Ken's commitment to sustainable fishing practices ensures an eco-friendly experience, allowing you to appreciate the unique flora and fauna of the Everglades. For those seeking the ultimate challenge, Tarpon fishing in the Everglades is a highlight of Captain Ken's excursions. The powerful and acrobatic Tarpon provide an unforgettable angling experience in the heart of this iconic natural wonder. Book your flats fishing adventure with Captain Ken today and immerse yourself in the beauty and excitement of Everglades City. Whether you're a seasoned angler or a novice looking to hone your skills, Captain Ken's expertise and top-of-the-line equipment guarantee a memorable and rewarding experience on the pristine flats of Everglades City, FL. Read More
Chokoloskee Backcountry Everglades
For more than 10 years, Captain Tanner has specialized in offshore fishing charters near Marco Island, Florida. You will fish from 10 miles off the coast to up to 100 miles, farther than the competition goes, and it’s our mission to put you and your crew on the fish. We’ve regularly catch snapper, grouper, permit, and cobia, and deliver an unforgettable experience as the best fishing charter on Florida’s Gulf Coast. Captain Tanner's offshore boat is a 2016 Cape Horn 31T that is an overall length of 31 feet and 6 inches. The 31T is a fishing beast that features plenty of room for you and all your buddies to enjoy a great day on the water. Equipped with Twin 300 Yamahas, the boat cruises at 40 MPH, greatly reducing travel time to the best waters around. She comes loaded with all the rods, reels, tackle, bait, cooler, ice, and fishing licenses. All you need to bring is your favorite snacks and drinks, and Captain Tanner will take care of the rest! Read More
Marco Island Offshore Hook-Up
Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Charter in Everglades City
What are the best fishing charters in Everglades City?
Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 18 trip in Everglades City: Fishing the Florida Everglades guided by Ken.
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What types of fishing charters are common in Everglades City?
Deep Sea fishing is the most popular in Everglades City as well as inshore fishing, nearshore fishing, and flats fishing.
The most commonly sought after species in Everglades City are: 1. redfish, 2. snook, 3. mangrove snapper, and 4. tarpon.
The most common fishing techniques in Everglades City are light tackle fishing, live bait fishing, and artificial lure fishing but drift fishing and sight casting are popular as well.
How much do Everglades City fishing charters cost?
in Everglades City prices can range anywhere from an affordable $450 to $3,000, but the average price for a half day trip in Everglades City is $630. The average price for a full day trip in Everglades City is $1,270.
What month is best for fishing in Everglades City?
The most popular season for fishing in Everglades City is spring, and most anglers book their trips 12 days in advance.
Do I need a Everglades City fishing license and what are the bag limits in Everglades City?
If you’re thinking about a saltwater trip, you’re in luck! Our saltwater fishing tours in Everglades City don’t require you to purchase a fishing license – your group is covered by your boat’s captain. For freshwater trips, you’ll still need to purchase a license. See here for more information on fishing licenses, bag limits, and fishing season regulations in Everglades City. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations.
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