Fishhunt Charters

775 South Copeland Avenue
Everglades City FL, United States

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Boat Specs

Mako 18-1 (Skiff) originally built in 1993. Powered by a 140HP Suzuki engine with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
18 ft
Capacity
2 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Spinning
Targeted Species
 
Black Drum
 
Cobia

 
Ladyfish
 
Permit

 
Pompano
 
Redfish

 
Snook
 
Spotted Seatrout

 
Tarpon
 
Tripletail
Description

Fishhunt Charters runs the most amazing fishing adventures in the gorgeous Everglades National Park. The charter is owned and operated by Captain Wayne Krystopa who has over 30 years of experience as a fishing guide. He loves going out on the water with guests of all fishing experience and is willing to teach you anything you need to know.

You will fish aboard his 18 foot Mako skiff, which was built in 1993 and is extremely well maintained. It is powered by a 140 HP Suzuki engine with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots, and has a capacity for 2 guests. The boat is equipped with a GPS and a fishfinder which will be used to locate the best fishing spots, and it has all the necessary safety equipment including life jackets and a CPR-trained crew. You will also find an anchoring system and an icebox aboard this boat, which is ideal for storing the catch.

Fishhunt Charters will take you fishing in the Everglades National Park which is home to Ten Thousand Islands, the Florida Panther Reserve and roughly 200 fish species which have been documented in these waters. You will be targeting Black Drum, Permit, Redfish, Cobia, Ladyfish, Pompano, Snook, Spotted Seatrout, Tarpon and Tripletail, among other species. Captain Wayne has all the gear you will need including rods,  Penn reels, PowerPro lines, live and artificial baits, and a fishing license. Captain Wayne will also clean and fillet your catch at the end of the trip.

Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Tank
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outrigger
Tuna tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Tank
Trip Includes
Rod, Reels & Tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch Cleaning & Filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing Licence
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates

Other Policies 
Child Friendly
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

10% 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, Check.

About the Captain

Wayne Krystopa
Everglades City, Florida, United States
Member since November 2016
Captain Wayne is a native of South Florida, whose passion is fishing and hunting. He has over 30 years working in the guide fishing industry and loves every day spent on the water with his guests.

Location

  • 775 South Copeland Avenue, Everglades City
    FL, United States