Getting into very shallow water is very important while viewing dolphins and manatees around marco island . The Carolina skiff floats 6 inches of water. Our skiff is equipped with A head "toilet" and sink. The layout of this boat offers very comfortable seating in the front and rear. Getting on and off this boat is extremely easy with the rear boarding ladder.
The classic charter boat. Wide beam, big bow and comfortable enough to fish six people offshore or backwater . Equipped with power pole for backwater charters and state-of-the-art technology for tracking down large species while fishing offshore. Powered with a reliable 225 hp Yamaha motor. There's no question why this is the go to boat for all charter captains.
The 2016 Yamaha V1 sports are not only reliable, but have all the necessary features to make sure your jet ski trip is fun. Equipped with reverse and plenty of storage for all of your belongings. We also supply dry bags and a dry cases to make sure that your personal items stay safe and dry during your trip.
What can we expect to catch?
Depending on the time of year, area you fish, and what bait is used; there are the many factors that influence what you catch. If you rent fishing gear we will do our best to inform you of the best places, bait and time to fish. On our charters we keep all of those factors considered. We will take you to the “hot” spots that we have caught the best fish.
Where can I fish?
If you rent gear there are many great spots from shore from where you can fish. Caxambas park, Goodland boating park and Marco Island south beach.
Where can I launch my kayak or paddle board?
Kayaks and Paddle Boards can be launched at Caxambas Park, Goodland Boating Park, Isle of Capri Paddle Park or from your house. Learn more
Do you deliver to Naples?
We deliver to Naples for a fee. Please give us a call to go over the rates.
Can I keep the fish I catch?
Of course you can if the fish is within the size limit and is in season. Make sure you check local rules and regulations on the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Website
Is kayaking and paddle boarding safe?
We give you all the information and safety gear to make your time enjoyable, and safe. But like any outdoor water activity, you must wear appropriate life vests and follow the rules to make the most of your adventure.
Can you deliver to my hotel?
We can deliver some products to your hotel. Kayaks and Paddle Boards cannot be delivered. We are happy to deliver the gear to the areas you are kayaking and paddling from. Give us a call for more information.
What do I need to rent gear?
We require a valid driver’s license and a major credit card. Also, we have a safety waiver that must be signed before rental gear can be used.
What if I break, damage or lose rental gear?
If a product fails you are not required to pay for the item. We know things happen and we will keep that in consideration when assessing the damage. If a rental item is broken due to negligence, you are required to pay for the replacement of the item. Our intent is that you have a great time and enjoy the experience.
Where can I have the fish I caught cooked?
The majority of local restaurants will cook your catch. They require that the fish is fileted before they will cook it.
What should I bring on a tour?
We recommend a long sleeve shirt, hat, sun glasses and camera to take photos of all the awesome sites and animals you will see. We provide water, ice and sunscreen for you. Please let us know if you have any special requests ahead of time.
Can you accommodate someone with special needs?
Of course! We will do our best to accommodate every guest. Give us a call to go over the specifics. We want everyone to enjoy the beauty of the gulf of Mexico.
What if I want to keep my rental gear longer?
We are here to make you vacation an enjoyable experience. Just give us a call, we will work out the rest!
How long are your tours?
General tours range from 2-4 hours depending on what tour you take. Learn more
What will we see on a tour?
On the majority of tours we see dolphins, manatees, shore birds and a diversity of local plants.
What languages do you speak?
We speak English and Spanish.
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