Mike Morse Fishing – Lake Harris

Just 40 miles out of Orlando, you’ll feel transported to a different world. Come and discover the riches of Lake Harris with Mike Morse Fishing and you won’t believe your eyes. Surrounded by stunning nature, you’ll forget about all of life’s troubles, as you focus your attention on some of the most prized saltwater fish in the country.

With over 35 years of experience fishing in Florida, Captain Mike knows a thing or two about these waters. He’s perfected the art of freshwater fishing over the course of a lifetime, and promises to let you in on a few of his secrets. Whatever your skill level, he’s happy to help you fill the boat and head home with plenty of rewards.

Aboard the 22’ Century bay boat, you’ll have everything you need for a productive day out. Built for fishing the shallows, she’s light enough to get you to the sweet spots in no time. With a shallow hull, she’s comfortable enough in even the skinniest of waters, so there’s no such thing as out of bounds for you!

Hit up a range of fishing grounds in these rich waters and get ready for a thrilling day targeting prized fish. Largemouth and Striped Bass are famed all over the country for their propensity to fight, so get ready for an intense battle to hook ‘em aboard throughout the day.

What’s even better is that these creatures also make for a tasty treat. Fill the boat with plenty to take home and reward yourself after a long day’s fishing with a hearty meal.

During your trip, Capt. Mike will provide plenty of water and Gatorade to keep you refreshed and energized. All you need to do is bring some snacks and anything else you’d like to drink aboard, and make yourself at home. Grab your FL freshwater fishing license and come aboard with Mike Morse Fishing for a thrilling day on the water.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    The Sportsman – 8 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $475
    Get the most out of your Central Florida fishing adventure and spend a full day on the water. This trip is designed for the keener angler, as you'll spend your time casting time and time again, enjoying the open waters, and stunning scenery, all the while trying to land plenty of exciting and delicious fish. Largemouth and Striped Bass promise to put up an intense fight to come aboard, so get ready to test your strength throughout the day in order to land plenty of fish to take home.
  • Private trip
    The Adventurer – 6 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $425
    Leave the dock at 7 am and work your way up until lunchtime battling it out with some of the country's most-loved freshwater fish. Get your fish on over the course of 6 hours as you drift fish and cast away to attract the bite of exciting and delicious Bass. Using a range of artificial lures, you'll have the edge over your prey, as you get hit after hit during this thrilling day out. Don't forget, these fish are tasty too, so let your captain know if you'd like to keep your catch.
  • Private trip
    The Adventurer – 6 Hour Trip PM
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $425
    Leave the dock at 7 am and work your way up until lunchtime battling it out with some of the country's most-loved freshwater fish. Get your fish on over the course of 6 hours as you drift fish and cast away to attract the bite of exciting and delicious Bass. Using a range of artificial lures, you'll have the edge over your prey, as you get hit after hit during this thrilling day out. Don't forget, these fish are tasty too, so let your captain know if you'd like to keep your catch.
  • Private trip
    The Vacationer – 4 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $375
    If you're in Florida for vacation and are looking for the perfect half-day getaway, then this trip is for you. Hit up Lake Harris for 4 hours of non-stop fun, as you go after some of the most exciting and sought-after freshwater fish in the country. Test your skills against Largemouth and Striped Bass, as you get your fishing fix, before heading home with plenty of creatures to fill the freezer.
  • Private trip
    The Vacationer – 4 Hour Trip PM
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $375
    If you're in Florida for vacation and are looking for the perfect half-day getaway, then this trip is for you. Hit up Lake Harris for 4 hours of non-stop fun, as you go after some of the most exciting and sought-after freshwater fish in the country. Test your skills against Largemouth and Striped Bass, as you get your fishing fix, before heading home with plenty of creatures to fill the freezer.
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About the Captain

Mike Morse
Tavares, Florida, United States
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48 Customer Reviews
Response time 5 hours
Member since July 2017
Capt. Mike is a Florida Native with over 35 years of Fresh and Saltwater fishing experience. teaching his guests how to catch a great number of fish species is his greatest reward because he knows they will take something back with them besides the memory and pictures of the great day on the water.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Largemouth) Largemouth Bass
Bass (Striped) Striped Bass

Boat Specs

Century (Bay boat) originally built in 2004. Powered by a 225HP Yamaha VMax engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Lake Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Drinks

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 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 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 2.5% charge will apply.

Customer Reviews

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Awesome day of fishing

VERIFIED   The Adventurer – 6 Hour Trip on December 15, 2021
Captain Mike was great. I’m a fairly experience salt water fisherman. But Mike taught me some things I did not now. If you’re...
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VERIFIED   The Vacationer – 4 Hour Trip on April 17, 2021
Capt Mike gave us a Great half day plus on the water. Excellent equipment. We had a weather front coming in and got very wet,...
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Great times on Lake Harris with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   The Vacationer – 4 Hour Trip on June 30, 2020
If your looking for a good experience of bass fishing, I recommend Captain Mike. He has been floating and casting these waters...
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Half day trip with Capt Mike Moore

VERIFIED   The Vacationer – 4 Hour Trip on September 3, 2020
We met up early. Capt. Mike was rarin’ to go! One can see how excited he was to get on the water. The Capt was...
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FAQs about Mike Morse Fishing – Lake Harris

Mike Morse Fishing – Lake Harris offers the following trips to customers:
  • $375 per group, additional $25 per person after 2 guests - The Vacationer – 4 Hour Trip (4 hours)
  • $375 per group, additional $25 per person after 2 guests - The Vacationer – 4 Hour Trip PM (4 hours)
  • $425 per group, additional $25 per person after 2 guests - The Adventurer – 6 Hour Trip PM (6 hours)
  • $425 per group, additional $25 per person after 2 guests - The Adventurer – 6 Hour Trip (6 hours)
  • $475 per group, additional $25 per person after 2 guests - The Sportsman – 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Mike Morse Fishing – Lake Harris, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Mike Morse Fishing – Lake Harris include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Drinks (Water and Gatorade)

Mike Morse Fishing – Lake Harris offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Lake Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Mike Morse Fishing – Lake Harris offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Mike Morse Fishing – Lake Harris include:
  • Bass (Largemouth)
  • Bass (Striped)