WeGoFish Cape Coral provides guests with the fishing adventure of a lifetime. Climb aboard our custom-rigged 2017 23’ pontoon boat with a full-size bathroom, lots of seating options, and a cooler full of ice and bottled water. All bait, tackle, rods, and reels are provided for you with your trip.

Bring your friends and family and join Captain Paul Petersen as he guides you through the waters of Southwest Florida. You have the option of 4, 5, or 6-hour trips, where you’ll be fishing for the likes of Snook, Redfish, Snapper, Tarpon, Spotted Seatrout, Jacks, Pompano, Mackerel, Shark, Sheepshead, and many more.

Your boat for the day will be a 2017 23’ custom pontoon fishing machine, that fits up to 6 anglers at any one time. The boat comes with a private toilet and ample seating, a bimini top, a drink cooler, a stereo, rod holders, drink holders, etc.

The captain will supply all the needed fishing licenses and bait for your trip.

The boat will be supplied with ice and ample shade for your pleasure, be sure to let the captain know if you have any questions on what to bring for your own.

Children are always welcome aboard, so you’re good to get the young ones started early.

Book your trip now and hit the water with WeGoFishCapeCoral.



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  • Private trip
    4 Hour Fishing Trip- Inshore
    In demand! Last booked: 2 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    US $400
  • Private trip
    4 HourAfternoon/Sunset fishing trip
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 11:50 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    US $450
    Can’t make the morning bite? No problem we offer an afternoon trip. to fit everyone’s schedule.
    Targeted fish
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    Jack Crevalle
    Jack Crevalle
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Bluefish
    Bluefish
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Spanish Mackerel
    Spanish Mackerel
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Fishing Trip – Inshore
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    US $500
  • Private trip
    5Hour Afternoon/Sunset fishing trip
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 11:55 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    US $550
    One hour longer than the four hour trip, which means just a little more sunset ?
    Targeted fish
    Grouper (Goliath)
    Goliath Grouper
    Jack Crevalle
    Jack Crevalle
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Spanish Mackerel
    Spanish Mackerel
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Flounder
    Flounder
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Fishing Trip – Inshore
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    US $550
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Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 53 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
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Jeffrey C.
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Excellent action and so much fun!

VERIFIED   5 Hour Fishing Trip – Inshore on April 24, 2024
My family and I had the BEST time with Captain Paul! He put us on fish right from the first cast. We barely had time to rebait...
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Allan K.
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Great Trip Out!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Fishing Trip- Inshore on February 27, 2024
My wife I and two young daughters had a very enjoyable time out with Captain Paul. He made us feel right at home on his boat....
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Jon A.
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Fishing Day

VERIFIED   6 Hour Fishing Trip – Inshore on January 22, 2024
From the 1st cast to the last cast,  we had a blast!!! Our Captain had us on the fish, was informative about different locations,...
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Steve S.
Excellent
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Geeat day in the outdoors!

VERIFIED   6 Hour Fishing Trip – Inshore on February 24, 2024
Didn’t catch a lot of big fish, but had lots of bites and smaller ones to reel in. Sea trout was what our son wanted...
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Scott L.
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Great Day with Captain Paul!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Fishing Trip- Inshore on February 19, 2024
My wife, 8yo daughter and I booked an AM trip with Captain Paul.  We were met with adverse weather and captain Paul worked...
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FAQs about WeGoFishCapeCoral

WeGoFishCapeCoral offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $400 per group - 4 Hour Fishing Trip- Inshore (4 hours)
  • US $450 per group - 4 HourAfternoon/Sunset fishing trip (4 hours)
  • US $500 per group - 5 Hour Fishing Trip – Inshore (5 hours)
  • US $550 per group - 5Hour Afternoon/Sunset fishing trip (5 hours)
  • US $550 per group - 6 Hour Fishing Trip – Inshore (6 hours)

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

Trips booked with WeGoFishCapeCoral include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks (Water and ice provided )
  • Fishing License

WeGoFishCapeCoral offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing (We fish the mangroves,oyster bars,flats,ect)

WeGoFishCapeCoral offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Popping

Top targeted fish species with WeGoFishCapeCoral include:
  • Flounder
  • Grouper (Black)
  • Grouper (Goliath)
  • Jack Crevalle
  • Pompano
  • Redfish
  • Sheepshead
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon

Meet the Captain

Paul Petersen
Cape Coral, Florida, United States
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53 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since November 2022
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Growing up in South Florida, Captain Paul has Decades of experience on the water as a lifelong Waterman. Paul is a 25-year USCG licensed Captain with experience in Florida, Mexico, Hawaii, and the Bahamas. He has lived and fished in Cape Coral and the surrounding estuaries for the last 13 years.

About this listing

Targeted species

Flounder Flounder
Grouper (Black) Black Grouper
Grouper (Goliath) Goliath Grouper
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle

Boat specs

Tracker 2017 (Pontoon) originally built in 2017. Powered by a 90HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing
We fish the mangroves,oyster bars,flats,ect

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Spinning
Popping

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
Water and ice provided
Fishing License

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 1 day prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 1 day 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.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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

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