Chasing Tail Fishing Co. Charters

Explore the waters around Fort Myers Beach, Florida and have a great fishing experience with Chasing Tail Fishing Co. Charters. You and Captain Robert Cannon will enjoy searching beautiful inshore waters, flats, and the backcountry for various respectable species these grounds are rich with. Captain Robert is a cordial angler who’ll know how to put you on the fish and make your trip the best possible.

You’ll fish from a 17’ Hewes Bayfisher flats boat. It can accommodate up to 3 guests and it runs on a 90 HP Yamaha engine. It uses all the modern GPS and fishfinder technology for navigation, features a wireless trolling motor, and is equipped with a livewell.

By spinning and fly fishing on light tackle, you’ll have the chance to catch Redfish, Tarpon, Spotted Seatrout, as well as Snook. All the fish you catch is yours to keep and take it home to enjoy some delicious meals. During your trip, just keep in mind that alcohol isn’t allowed on the boat.

Captain Robert will provide you with all the rods, reels, tackle, live bait, lures, as well as all the equipment needed for fly fishing. He’ll even cover you for fishing licenses and drinks, so the only thing you should bring before you depart is the food of your choice.

Come visit Fort Myers Beach and have a wonderful fishing time together with Captain Robert and Chasing Tail Fishing Co. Charters!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $550
    Your journey will last from 7:45 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 10 hours on the water will give you ample opportunity to enjoy nature and fill your coolers. Just bring something to eat and you'll be set to go.
  • Private trip
    7 Hour Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $425
    Arrive at the dock at 7:45 a.m. and have a great time on the water until 3:00 p.m. Your captain will supply you with everything you'll need for the trip, you just bring the food of your choice.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip – Tarpon Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $375
    Tarpon is one of the hardest-fighting fish there is here in Southwest Florida and a true trophy fish. Your trip starts at 8:00 a.m. and the captain will provide you with everything except for food.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $300
    This is a 4-hour fishing trip with hours adjustable to suit your needs. You'll depart at 8:00 a.m. and enjoy fishing the waters around Fort Myers. Just bring some food and the captain will take care of the rest.
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About the Captain

Robert Cannon
Fort Myers Beach, Florida, United States
9 Customer Reviews
Response time 7 hours
Member since January 2021
Captain Robert started running charters during his college years in order to meet new people and make fantastic memories, along with catching hard-fighting fish.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Redfish Redfish
Snook Snook
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon Tarpon

Boat Specs

Hewes Bayfisher (Flats boat) originally built in 2000. Powered by a 90HP Yamaha engine.

Length
17 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Spinning
Fly Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Drinks
Fishing License
Fly Fishing Equipment

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

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.
No Alcohol
You Keep Catch

Payment

Book with 30% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% 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
PayPal

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Customer Reviews

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Anglers Claimed
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100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
89%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
60%
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Tim C.
Lehigh Acres, Florida
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on March 24, 2021
Slow day fishing but a great overall experience!!! I will definitely be back again!!!
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on April 3, 2021
Rob helped me with my fly-fish casting technique.
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Milford, IN
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VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Tarpon Fishing on April 28, 2021
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Michael H.
Braintree, MA
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on April 16, 2021
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AARON M.
Tampa, Florida
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on March 23, 2021
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FAQs about Chasing Tail Fishing Co. Charters

Chasing Tail Fishing Co. Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $300 per group - Half Day Trip (4 hours)
  • $375 per group - 5 Hour Trip – Tarpon Fishing (5 hours)
  • $425 per group - 7 Hour Trip (7 hours)
  • $550 per group - 10 Hour Trip (10 hours)

When you book a trip with Chasing Tail Fishing Co. Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor

Trips booked with Chasing Tail Fishing Co. Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Drinks
  • Fishing License
  • Fly Fishing Equipment

Chasing Tail Fishing Co. Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Chasing Tail Fishing Co. Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Fly Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Chasing Tail Fishing Co. Charters include:
  • Redfish
  • Snook
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon