Guided Kayak Fishing Charters
Pine Island Sound
Named one of America’s 25 best Fishing Spots by Field & Stream Magazine, Pine Island Sound is an angler’s playground! Our Guided Kayak Fishing Trips in Cape Coral & Pine Island, FL include a fully outfitted fishing kayak ideal for drifting the flats & hooking up with Snook, Redfish, Spotted Sea Trout, Sheepshead & a variety of other saltwater species! Whether you’re an accomplished angler or a novice to the sport, our experienced Kayak Fishing Instructors will teach you how to fish the flats safely & effectively while on a kayak so you can experience successful kayak fishing from the start!
**A Saltwater Fishing License is Required by the State of Florida**
5 Hour Kayak Fishing Charter | Matlacha/Pine Island
$105 – 2 or more Per Angler
$140 – Private Charter for 1
Our 5 Hour Kayak Fishing Charter is a great way to get your feet wet by introducing specific kayak angling techniques to get you landing those big fish and get you Kayak Fishing the Flats of Matlacha! Pine Island Sound’s calm and shallow waters are a perfect place to for both experienced and novice anglers to Kayak Fishing! We’ll work the shallow grass flats of Matlacha Pass where we’ll target Redfish, Tarpon, Snook, Mangrove Snapper, Speckled Sea Trout, & a variety of other saltwater species!
**Our day will start early with plenty of onshore instruction, a beach launch, a few more lessons on the water & lots of fishing**
We will cover the following:
- Onshore instruction with review of launching and landing, basic paddling techniques, safety, essential gear and clothing, weather, tide & float plan preparation.
- How to select & outfit the best fishing kayak to suit your individual needs & budget, including how to secure gear, rigging & tackle (Rods, Reels & Line).
- Learn basic bait applications including live bait and artificial lures.
- Understanding when, where & how to target the fish you seek! We’ll discuss Time, Tides & Weather, different species of fish found in our waters, their habitats & traits.
- Introduction to fishing tactics and gear essentials, landing & safely releasing fish.
Price includes a fully outfitted fishing kayak, paddle, PFD, anchor & Fishing Gear
(bait, tackle, rods & reels)
Hobie Kayak Fishing Experience (2 Person Max)
$135 – Per Angler for 2 people
$169 – Private Charter for 1
For those that would rather pedal, than paddle, our Hobie Kayak Fishing Experience is a great way to experience your own Pine Island Sleigh Ride! You will be fully outfitted in a Hobie Mirage Drive kayak so your hands will be free to fish all day long. For those with a more adventurous spirit Hobie Kayak Fishing Experience will give you an opportunity to cover more ground & get some more fishing time on the water to get you landing those big fish! If you’ve been eager to fish out of a Hobie Kayak, this trip is for you!
Price includes a fully outfitted Hobie fishing kayak, paddle, PFD, anchor & Fishing Gear (bait, tackle, rods & reels)
Need a Fishing License? Follow this convenient link http://myfwc.com/License/ for license and permit information including license requirements and resident and non-resident fees. Annual, 7 day, or 3 day licenses are available for non-residents. Licenses can be purchased on-line, at the county tax collector’s office, or via phone by calling 888-FISH-FLORIDA (347-4356).