Capt. Freddie’s Backcountry Fishing
One of our top picks in Islamorada. Fish the stunningly beautiful Everglade National Park with a guide who is easy to get on with and offers family fun and serious fishing opportunities for all types of angler. As well as giving you the opportunity to target a variety of species of fish, he will also show you why the area is famous for its incredible wildlife and pristine waters.
You will be fishing aboard a roomy and versatile 22 ft Pathfinder Bay Boat that is powered by a Yamaha engine to travel quickly through the area’s backcountry and nearshore waters. The boat is equipped with all the modern features needed for a successful fishing trip, including a GPS and fishfinder, a Minn Kota trolling motor and a Powerpole Pro II shallow water anchor for stealthy and secure fishing, and it also boasts a large bow with plenty of space for multiple people to fish.
While trips are flexible to accommodate the needs of you and your group, they will generally involve a 40 minute ride over the flats, around the mangrove islands towards the fishing grounds. This allows you to sit back, relax, and enjoy the scenery as you prepare for the fishing. There will be plenty of action to keep youngsters busy, and it is also the perfect opportunity for fly fishermen to perfect their cast. On full day trips, you will have the chance to visit Flamingo, a charming town that hosts excellent fishing as well as plenty of activities for all the family. Captain Freddie specializes in fishing with light spinning tackle and both live and artificial bait for Snook, Tarpon, Redfish, Trout, Snappers, Grouper and Hogfish.
Captain Freddie’s back country fishing trips are flexible enough to allow everyone to have the time of their life, whether you are on a company team building trip, a family reunion, or if you just want to take a sightseeing trip with a bit of fishing thrown in. Fishermen and non-fishermen alike are welcome aboard Captain Freddie’s boat, and ladies and children are always encourage to come and join in the fun.
Fish the stunningly beautiful Everglade National Park with a guide who is easy to get on with and offers family fun and serious fishing opportunities for all types of angler. As well as giving you the opportunity to target a variety of species of fis
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Pathfinder Bay Boat (Other) originally built in 2011. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.
15% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Checks, American Express, PayPal.
About the Captain
Member since May 2016
Islamorada Fishing Calendar
Went fishing on November 22, 2016
Fred was fantastic! He put us on fish and kept us catching the entire day. He was helpful and informative! Had a great time and can’t wait to go back again with him!
Fished November 2016Fished November 22, 2016Michelle Coleman recommends Capt. Freddie’s Backcountry Fishing
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