Wiseguy Charters

Wise Guy Charters gives you and your needs priority. It’s located in Placida, Florida and will take you to some the best and most beautiful fishing spots in the area. Captain Michael Wise and you will be fishing inshore, offshore, and in the backcountry. The coast of the Mexican Gulf is home of many natural beauties and interesting fish, and it’s waiting for you to discover them.

Your adventure starts on a 23’ Hanson bay boat powered by a 200 HP Suzuki four stroke engine. With enough room for up to 4 guests and modern fishfinder and navigation systems, the boat will provide you with a safe trip and will quickly get you to the fish. Apart from an ice-box and livewell, it also features a fighting chair.

Captain Michael uses both light and heavy tackle and specializes in trolling. You and he will be fishing inshore around passes and docks, and offshore close to reefs. You’ll target Redfish, Permit, Tripletail, Great Barracuda, Goliath Grouper, various types of Shark, and many other species.

All the fishing gear you’ll need is included in the price. When the trip’s over, the captain can clean and fillet your catch without extra charge. He’s also got you covered for fishing licenses and drinks, so you only need to bring some food.

Visit Wise Guy Charters and have a relaxing and enjoyable fishing trip in the Gulf.

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Five Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 8:30 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Sat, Sun)
    The spots you'll visit will depend on the time of the year and the fish that's biting. Some of the places include Turtle Bay, Bull Bay, Boca Grande Pass, and many others.
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About the Captain

Michael Wise
Placida, Florida, United States
ID & License verified
Response time 12 hours
Member since September 2020
Captain Michael decided to continue the family tradition and became a captain. He's eager to show you the beauties of fishing and is inviting you to join him on some of the best fishing trips in Florida.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Cobia Cobia
Grouper (Goliath) Grouper (Goliath)
Permit Permit

Pompano Pompano
Redfish Redfish
Shark (Blacktip) Shark (Blacktip)
Shark (Hammerhead) Shark (Hammerhead)

Snook Snook
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon Tarpon
Tripletail Tripletail

Boat Specs

Hanson (Bay boat) originally built in 2017. Powered by a 200HP Suzuki 200 four stroke engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

23 ft
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle


Fighting Chair
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Fighting Chair
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License

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.


Book with 30% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% 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:

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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FAQs about Wiseguy Charters

Wiseguy Charters offers the following trip to customers:
  • $600 per group - Five Hour Trip (5 hours)

When you book a trip with Wiseguy Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Wiseguy Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks
  • Fishing License

Wiseguy Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing (Around passes, docks etc. )
  • Nearshore Fishing (Close to reefs)
  • Backcountry Fishing

Wiseguy Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Trolling

Top targeted fish species with Wiseguy Charters include:
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Cobia
  • Grouper (Goliath)
  • Permit
  • Pompano
  • Redfish
  • Shark (Blacktip)
  • Shark (Hammerhead)
  • Snook
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon
  • Tripletail