Maxed Out Charters

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Maxed Out Charters offer inshore and flats fishing charters based from Pine Island, Florida. Trips leave from Matlacha, and will take you to various hotspots in the shallow waters between Sanibel and Placida.

Their 23’ Skeeter is a brand-new 2019 edition center console boat, powered by a 250HP Yamaha engine, and equipped with GPS, fishfinder and VHF radio. It can accommodate up to six anglers, and features a wireless trolling motor, live bait tank, and ice box.

Maxed Out Charters offer flexible 4 and 6 hour inshore and flats fishing trips, where you will encounter species such as Redfish, Snook, Snapper, Trout, Sheepshead, and more. They also run day or night Shark trips, scuba diving and spear fishing, as well as 2-hour sunset and Dolphin cruises. Trips include the use of rods, reels and tackle, live bait and lures, water, ice, fishing license, as well as cleaning and filleting of your catch.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Inshore back bay flats 1-4 person
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $700
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    We use light tackle around the mangrove islands and flats for Snook Redfish Trout and Snapper
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Inshore/flat (copy)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $550
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    4 hour inshore and flats fishing trip, targeting Redfish, Snook, Snapper and more. Trips include the use of rods, reels and tackle, live bait and lures, water, ice, and fishing license.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Inshore/flats
    In demand! Last booked: 5 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $400
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    4 hour inshore and flats fishing trip, targeting Redfish, Snook, Snapper and more. Trips include the use of rods, reels and tackle, live bait and lures, water, ice, and fishing license.
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About the Captain

Billy Williams
Matlacha, Florida, United States
Angler's Choice
ID & License verified
47 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since February 2016
Maxed Out Charters is run and operated by Captain Billy Williams. He was born and raised in Fort Myers and has been fishing all his life. Captain Billy has been running charters since 2012 and fishing is his passion. He loves being on the water and sharing his knowledge with both beginners and experienced anglers.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum
Pompano
Redfish
Sheepshead

Snapper (Mangrove)
Snook
Spanish Mackerel
Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

2019 Skeeter SX230 (Bay boat) originally built in 2019. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Spearfishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 1 day before the trip date. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
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 25% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 25% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
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
Checks
Bank Transfer

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.77
out of 5 stars from 36 reviews
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February fishing trip
February fishing trip
Awesome Trip!
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Angler Rating
29
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
97%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
90%
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Mike H.
Fairfax, VA
 5.00
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Great trip with Captain Billy

VERIFIED   November 3, 2019
Captain Billy took six of us out for an amazing 1/2 day of fishing! He was professional and knowledgable, sharing with us his...
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Tim K.
Miami, Florida
 5.00
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Half day of FUN with Capt. Billy!!

VERIFIED   April 28, 2019
Went out right in the AM, fish we’re running, weather was made to order, trip took us to the gulf too!! Fish on the line,...
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Thomas K.
Crete, IL
 5.00
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Half day trip with Captain Billy

VERIFIED   March 21, 2019
He really knows where to go and what to do to catch fish. Wonderful personality and the time flew by. Will definitely recommend...
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Tyler S. J.
Tampa, FL
 5.00
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Awesome Trip!

VERIFIED   January 3, 2019
We did a 6 hour trip with Captain billy and his son. They were very nice and very helpful with my whole family. Definitely...
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Clifford B.
North Fort Myers, FL
 5.00
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Really a nice fishing trip

VERIFIED   March 8, 2019
We caught more fish than we expected. Captain Billy was great with our whole family - Son, Grandson, Grandpa, and Grandma....
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