Saltyhook Charters

A day out with Saltyhook Charters is an excellent choice for anyone who wants to explore the inshore and nearshore waters of Florida’s west coast. These shallow waters offer exciting fishing opportunities, and this boat will have all you need for a fun-filled adventure with your family or friends. Captain Torey Long is an experienced angler who has been fishing his entire life. His father introduced him to the waters when Torey was a young boy and he has never looked back.

All you have to do is choose a trip that suits you best and join Capt. Torey on his 23’ Skeeter bay boat. This vessel was built in 2016 and comes powered by a 250 HP Yamaha engine. Once on board, you will find everything that is needed for a comfortable and productive day on the water, including ice, water,  Penn and Shimano gear, two livewells, and enough room for up to six anglers.

Saltyhook Charters operates all year round. If you’re a fan of the ‘Silver King,’ Tarpon fishing is best in springtime. The list of your potential catches includes Grouper, Redfish, Snapper, Seatrout, Snook, and Spanish Mackerel. You’ll be trolling behind the boat, mainly, and you’ll snap into action upon hearing the reels screech. Try your hand, also, at popping or jigging, and even bottom fish along the reefs for maximum effect.

For Capt. Torey, the best part of the job is being out on the water and making sure everyone has fun. He would love to see you match his record of catching a Snook of 42 inches, so come and put your skills to the test. Feel free to pack your lunch and drinks with you – everything else will be included in the price, so get ready for a fun day out. Saltyhook Charters is calling you aboard.



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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $680
    price breakdown
    $680
    Enjoy a full day on the water, targeting anything that is in season. You will fish up to 9 miles out for Tarpon, Redfish, Snook, Seatrout, Spanish Mackerel, and Grouper, all depending on the season. Live bait will be caught on your way to the fishing grounds.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $530
    price breakdown
    $530
    This morning trip is ideal for those who want to begin their day with a healthy dose of fishing, targeting Redfish, Snook, and more.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Fishing & Beach Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $400
    price breakdown
    $400
    Head out on a 4 hour morning adventure where you'll wet a line, target some inshore fish, and spend some time just relaxing at the beach and soaking in the sun. The captain will provide all the necessary fishing gear, just make sure to bring snacks, drinks, sunscreen, a hat, and your favorite pair of sunglasses.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $400
    price breakdown
    $400
    This four hour trip will take you exploring the inshore waters of Fort Myers, Florida. Perfect for anyone who's hoping to have a great day on the water and be back in time for lunch, this will be your chance to target seasonal species such as Snook, Redfish, Trout, and much more.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $400
    price breakdown
    $400
    Enjoy an afternoon on the water on this four-hour trip. During your excursion, you will explore the inshore waters of Fort Myers, where you will have the chance to catch species such as Redfish, Snook, Speckled Trout, and more.
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About the Captain

Torey Long
Fort Myers Beach, Florida, United States
ID & License verified
5 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since August 2018
Having fished with his dad while growing up, Captain Torey was hooked right away. He's proud of every catch he makes, but particularly the 42' Snook he once managed to reel in. With such expertise, you're in safe hands with Capt. Torey, who has been running charters since 2016. He loves to get his clients on the fish and making the catch of their dreams.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Grouper (Black) Grouper (Black)
Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)
Redfish Redfish
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)

Snook Snook
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon Tarpon

Boat Specs

Skeeter (Bay boat) originally built in 2016. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha SHO engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 44 knots.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Popping
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Drinks
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
PayPal

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.93
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100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
80%
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Julie A.
Springfield, MO
 5.00
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Morning with Captain Torey

VERIFIED   January 3, 2020
We had a great morning fishing! Captain Torey was warm, polite and made us feel welcome on his boat! Super great guide, knew...
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Jason J.
Oliver, WI
 5.00
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Great 1/2 day of fishing

VERIFIED   March 1, 2020
Torey was excellent. He put us on some big fishing. Torey with Salty Hook takes good care of his people. Could not ask for...
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Jett Z.
Miami, FL
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Full day trip with Captain Torrey

VERIFIED   January 10, 2020
The experience was absolutely amazing. Captain Torrey did and goes above and beyond to provide an lifelong memories. I absolutely...
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Greg J.
Riverview, Florida
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VERIFIED   February 7, 2020
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Dean H.
Lehigh Acres, FL
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VERIFIED   March 28, 2019
We had a great time with Captain Torey, he was very professional and took great care of us.
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