JPs backwater adventures



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  • Private trip
    Half day
    In demand! Last booked: 2 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $500
    4 hours is plenty of time to run south into the ten thousand islands and get on whatever is biting at the time. As tbe water warms up we should see skme steady action with snook/reds/trout.
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About the Captain

Josh Parr
Naples, Florida, United States
ID & License verified
13 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since October 2017
Captain Josh Parr was born and raised in Naples, Florida and has been fishing the backwaters of SWFL for over a decade. He specializes in light tackle, backwater fishing for Redfish, Snook, Trout, Sheepshead, and Tarpon. Captain Parr will do his best to guarantee you an enjoyable day on the water while learning the art of backwater fishing. Captain Josh Parr will also act as your eco-tour guide, as you are cruising the backwaters of SWFL.

About this listing

Targeted species

Permit Permit
Redfish Redfish
Snapper (Mangrove) Mangrove Snapper
Snook Snook

Boat specs

Skeeter (Bay boat) originally built in 2019. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha 150 engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Jigging

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
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 not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

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
Visa
Mastercard
Checks

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 13 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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James A. A.
Liberty, MO
Excellent
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Half day trip with captain Josh

VERIFIED   Half day on May 4, 2022
Josh was great.  He got us onto fish just about every spot we hit.  I think we caught 4-5 different kinds of fiah throughout...
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Scott S.
Naples, FL
Excellent
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Half day backwater fishing with Capt. Josh

VERIFIED   Half day on March 28, 2022
Outstanding experience with a professional 👏  young Captain.  He made the day breeze by in spite of difficult water conditions. ...
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Andre V.
Naples, Florida
Excellent
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1/2 trip with Josh

VERIFIED   Half day on March 29, 2022
Had a wonderful morning trip with Captain Josh Josh is very personable and is knowledgeable and knows where the fish...
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Adam L.
Monroe, WI
Excellent
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Awesome time!

VERIFIED   Half day on May 10, 2022
We took my parents fishing and the whole experience was amazing! They loved it and we did too. Josh is a phenomenal captain...
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Larry B.
Miami Gardens, FL
Excellent
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Half day trip

VERIFIED   Half day on June 5, 2022
Excelente service amazing experience beautiful day fully recommended captain josh is a super nice guy a very good at what...
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FAQs about JPs backwater adventures

JPs backwater adventures offers the following trip to customers:
  • $500 per group, additional $50 per person after 3 guests - Half day (4 hours)

When you book a trip with JPs backwater adventures, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

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

JPs backwater adventures offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

JPs backwater adventures offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Jigging

Top targeted fish species with JPs backwater adventures include:
  • Permit
  • Redfish
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Speckled Trout
  • Tarpon