Locked In Fishing – Cape Coral

Locked In Fishing is located in Cape Coral and offers to show you a memorable time in these waters.

Capt. John will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 4 to 8-hour trips, mainly fishing for Redfish, Snook, Snapper, Spotted Seatrout, Sharks, and Spanish Mackerel, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, jigging, popping, and spinning.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 22’ Pathfinder boat that can safely take up to 5 anglers. This boat comes with an ice box.

All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing. Your trip will include all the necessary fishing licenses for the day. The crew will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home at the end of the trip.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Locked In Fishing.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $500
    4 hours of fishing
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    $500
    4 hours of fishing
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $700
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $900
    8 hours of fishing
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About the Captain

John Reid
Cape Coral, Florida, United States
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52 Customer reviews
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Member since May 2021
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Captain John Reid has over twenty years of fishing experience under his belt. He loves spending time fishing at sea and he wants to share this enthusiasm with the rest of the world.

About this listing

Targeted species

Redfish Redfish
Shark (Blacktip) Blacktip Shark
Snapper (Mangrove) Mangrove Snapper
Snook Snook

Boat specs

Pathfinder (Bay boat) originally built in 2003. Powered by a 225HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip includes

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

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 included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Cape Coral to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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
Bank Transfer

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 32 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
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Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
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Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
88%
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David R.
Galloway, NJ
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Boat
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5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with John

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 12, 2022
Phenomenal!!!  I’ve booked charters before and you never know what you’re going to get with your guide/Captain.  Took...
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Ben H.
Whipholt, MN
Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day trip with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on December 27, 2022
We had some decent action fishing around the docks of Cayo Costa and North Captiva. Fishing could have been better but took...
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Marianne B.
NO FORT MYERS, FL
Excellent
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Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with John

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on March 30, 2022
Captain John assured everyone had a good time and caught fish.  The teenagers had a positive fishing experience as Grandma...
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Jessica M.
Greenfield, IN
Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
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Fishing with John

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (AM) on January 5, 2023
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Adrian H.
Honeoye Falls, NY
Excellent
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Half Day Trip with Captain John

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on April 19, 2022
Fantastic day on the water with Captain John! While the wind picked up, he did everything possible to make sure us and our...
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FAQs about Locked In Fishing – Cape Coral

Locked In Fishing – Cape Coral offers the following trips to customers:
  • $500 per group, additional $100 per person after 4 guests - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $500 per group, additional $100 per person after 4 guests - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $700 per group, additional $100 per person after 4 guests - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • $900 per group, additional $100 per person after 4 guests - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Locked In Fishing – Cape Coral, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Locked In Fishing – Cape Coral include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Fishing License

Locked In Fishing – Cape Coral offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Locked In Fishing – Cape Coral offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping

Top targeted fish species with Locked In Fishing – Cape Coral include:
  • Redfish
  • Shark (Blacktip)
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Spotted Seatrout