Reel Adventures SWFL

Spend the day with Reel Adventures and find out what the fishing in pine island sound is all about! Captain Dalton will be your guide, which means you’ll tap into years of sportfishing experience.

Around here the fishing is popular for Redfish, Bull Shark, Tarpon, Sheepshead, Permit, Speckled Trout, Pompano, Spotted Seatrout, Snook, Tripletail, and more if conditions allow. You’ll target your catch by spinning, popping, trolling, drifting, jigging, bottom fishing, or maybe something more specialized in this area.

Capt. Dalton is happy to have kids aboard, so get ‘em offline and onto the water! If you don’t have a child-sized life vest of your own, be sure to ask if there’s one on board.

You’ll be casting lines from a 22’ center console that can carry up to 4 passengers. It has all the essentials no fishing machine can run without. Rods, reels, and tackle are included, as well as lures. Live bait is included.

The charter boat covers your fishing license, just show up ready for some fishing! Some fish have special regulations, including when you can keep them. Simply ask and your captain can tell you more. It’s always wise to bring sunscreen (non-spray), and sunglasses. Drinks are included, free of charge. Alcohol is allowed in moderation, but try to avoid hard liquor as well as glass bottles. There will be some light snacks included on board.

Reel Adventures will make it easy for you to go fishing in pine island sound. So, how about booking that trip?

Pick up location may very due to construction from hurricane ian.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip – Kids/Beginners (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $300
    This trip is designed for kids/Beginners. We will do some trolling for Trout and Mackerel and possibly do some live bait fishing for Snook, Redfish, Sheepshead, and Mangrove Snapper.
    Targeted fish
    Snook
    Snook
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip – Kids/Beginners (Noon)
    Just booked! Last booked: 4 hours ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    US $300
    This trip is designed for kids/beginners. We will do some trolling for Trout, and Mackerel and possibly do some live bait fishing for Snook, Redfish, Sheepshead, and Mangrove Snapper.
    Targeted fish
    Snook
    Snook
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $500
    On this trip, we will be chasing a variety of species, fishing the world-famous Charlotte harbor from Boca Grande Pass to Captiva Pass. Aboard this trip, you will have the opportunity to catch Snook, Redfish, Trout, Sheepshead, Pompano, and Permit.
    Targeted fish
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 1 day ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US $500
    On this trip, we will be chasing a variety of species, fishing the world-famous Charlotte harbor from Boca Grande Pass to Captiva Pass. Aboard this trip you will have the opportunity to catch Snook, Redfish, Trout, Sheepshead, Pompano, and Permit.
    Targeted fish
    Permit
    Permit
    Snook
    Snook
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Spotted Seatrout
    Spotted Seatrout
    Pompano
    Pompano
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
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Customer reviews

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Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 63 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Awesome trip!
Dalton Bryant great guide
Fantastic Fishing Charter for Families
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Jon-michael D.
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Fantastic Fishing Charter for Families

VERIFIED   NEW  2 Hour Trip – Kids/Beginners (AM) on July 5, 2024
I recently had the pleasure of booking a fishing charter with reel adventures SWFL and it was a great experience for my son...
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Katie G.
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Wonderful Fishing Trip!

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on March 15, 2024
We are from Wisconsin and were visiting Fort Myers, FL on Spring Break and we are so GLAD we reserved this 4-hour (half day)...
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Dayna M.
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3 kids caught 33 fish

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on May 18, 2024
Captain Dalton was fantastic! I took my son and his two friends out for my son’s 13th birthday and they had a blast and Captain...
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Teddy B.
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Great experience

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip – Kids/Beginners (AM) on May 22, 2024
My family and I had an amazing experience with dalton this morning. He had us on fish from the very first cast. This was my...
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Matthew L.
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Fantastic trip!!

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on May 13, 2024
Fantastic experience!!! My 6yo son and I went out for a morning of fishing. Dalton was a fantastic guide and he was spectacular...
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FAQs about Reel Adventures SWFL

Reel Adventures SWFL offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $300 per group - 2 Hour Trip – Kids/Beginners (AM) (2 hours)
  • US $300 per group - 2 Hour Trip – Kids/Beginners (Noon) (2 hours)
  • US $500 per group - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • US $500 per group - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)

When you book a trip with Reel Adventures SWFL, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Reel Adventures SWFL include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Fishing License

Reel Adventures SWFL offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Reel Adventures SWFL offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Reel Adventures SWFL include:
  • Permit
  • Pompano
  • Redfish
  • Shark (Bull)
  • Sheepshead
  • Snook
  • Speckled Trout
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon
  • Tripletail

Meet the Captain

Dalton Bryant
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
3 Fishing Reports
ID & license verified
114 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since April 2016
Angler's Choice
The Angler's Choice Award is given to listings that consistently deliver a high-quality service and earn great reviews from customers.
Professional fisherman for over 15 years, has fished all the waters of Florida. From lakes to bays, nearshore, and offshore Captain Dalton with Reel Adventures has generations of experience operating and guiding vessels! He has won multiple reputable fishing tournaments all throughout FL. A day on the water with Captain D is always filled with action-packed adventures!
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Dalton B.
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About this listing

Targeted species

Permit Permit
Pompano Pompano
Redfish Redfish
Shark (Bull) Bull Shark

Boat specs

Custom (Center console) originally built in 1989, and restored in 2023. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip includes

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

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 3 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.

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 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
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

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Recent fishing reports

The bite is on fire!
The bite is on fire!
July 13, 2024
The bite is hot just like the afternoon trips!! Book the am trips to enjoy the beautiful pine island sound before the heat gets turned on. Afternoon trips are ideal for shelling/beach/dolphin trips! Book now!!! Or contact me for pricing ect on all other trips!
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