Whether it’s a full day trip with a serious angler or a shorter family trip, Code Red Fishing Charters is up to the challenge. Captain Matt knows the famous Mosquito Lagoon inside and out and will be happy to share that knowledge with any prospective angler, regardless of their experience and skillset.
One thing that sets Code Red Fishing Charters apart from most other charters is their 24/7 availability policy. Whether it’s at sunrise or in the evening, Captain Matt will do his utmost to accommodate your individual needs.
Captain Matt’s main boat is an 18’ Bossman skiff, equipped with a 60 HP Suzuki engine. This type of boat is exactly what you need when fishing on shallow waters in and around the Mosquito Lagoon. The boat is equipped with all the necessary equipment for inshore and flats fishing, including a wireless trolling motor as well as rods, Penn reels, tackle, and GrandSlam/Z-man lures. Enjoyers of fly fishing should, however, bring their own fly fishing gear.
Mosquito Lagoon is known amongst fishermen as The Redfish Capital of the World for good reason. Along with the Speckled Trout, Redfish is the reason why the Lagoon is such a popular place for so many anglers. Of course, those two are not the only thing that can be seen in these waters. Tarpon and Snook have also been known to make appearances once every so often. Fish aren’t the only thing there is to see, though. If you’re lucky, you might also see mammals such as Dolphins and Manatees.
Captain Matt has the licensing and insurance sorted and will be happy to fillet and package any caught fish for you to enjoy afterward. All you would need to bring is a pair of sunglasses, some snacks if you’re so inclined, and a camera to take those quality wildlife shots. All that’s left is to have as much fun as possible.
You Keep Catch
Catch cleaning & filleting
Rods, reels & tackle
FAQs about Code Red Fishing Charters
- $400 per group, additional $100 per person after 2 guests - 3 Hour Trip (AM) (3 hours)
- $400 per group, additional $100 per person after 2 guests - 3 Hour Trip (PM) (3 hours)
- $500 per group, additional $100 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip (AM) (4 hours)
- $600 per group, additional $100 per person after 2 guests - 5 Hour Trip (AM) (5 hours)
- Live Bait Well
- Wireless Trolling Motor
- Rods, reels & tackle (Penn reels)
- Live Bait
- Lures (GrandSlam/Z-man baits)
- Catch cleaning & filleting
- Fishing License
- River Fishing
- Inshore Fishing
- Flats Fishing
- Backcountry Fishing
- Light Tackle
- Snapper (Mangrove)
- Spotted Seatrout
About the Captain
|12 Fishing Reports|
|ID & License verified|
|48 Customer reviews|
|Response time within an hour|
|Member since June 2015|
About this listing
Bossman (Skiff) originally built in 2015. Powered by a 70HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.
Types of fishing
You can cancel or modify your booking up to 7 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.
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