Okeechobee Guide Service

215 Marina Drive
South Bay FL, United States

Okeechobee Guide Service is located on lake Okeechobee, the largest freshwater lake in Florida. Each trip there is a true pleasure for every nature lover.

Their boat is a 20-foot Ranger Trition and Flats bass boat, powered by a 225HP Mercury engine. This is a very fast boat with a maximum cruising speed of 60 knots, which will get some wind to your hair. The vessel is equipped with good navigation electronics and has an anchoring system to make sure you comfortably stay on the water.

Trips start at US$ 300, depending on how much time you want to spend on the water. You will be targeting the most popular fish of the region: Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass, Bonefish, Redfish, Snook, and Speckled Trout. Among the variety of fishing techniques, the Captain prefers light and heavy tackle, and spinning.

Apart from an amazing day of fishing, you will learn a lot of information about the wildlife. Rods, reels, tackle, and lures are included in the price, as well as snacks and drinks. Live bait will cost you US$20 a dozen.

A trip with Okeechobee Guide Service is a memory that will last a lifetime. You will always come back.


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 400
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Spend a full day on lake Okeechobee and the Indian river, going for Snook, Redfish, Speckled Trout, Smallmouth and Largemouth Bass, Bonefish, and Redfish. Live bait is additional $20 a dozen.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 350
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    6 hours fishing for Snook, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Speckled Trout, Bonefish, and Redfish on lake Okeechobee and the Indian river. Live bait is additional $20 a dozen.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 300
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    4 hours on lake Okeechobee and the Indian river. You will target Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass, Bonefish, Redfish, Snook, and Speckled Trout. Live bait is additional $20 a dozen.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
      FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 300
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    4 hours on lake Okeechobee and the Indian river. You will target Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass, Bonefish, Redfish, Snook, and Speckled Trout. Live bait is additional $20 a dozen.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Smallmouth)
Bonefish

Boat Specs

Ranger Trition and Flats (Bass boat) originally built in 2001. Powered by a 225HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 60 knots.

Length
20 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of Fishing

Lake Fishing
Inshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Spinning

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Snacks
Drinks
Fly Fishing Equipment

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 1 day before the trip date.
Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in South Bay to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
Catch and Release Allowed
Catch and Release Mandatory

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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

About the Captain

Captain Mike Jones
South Bay, Florida, United States
Member since November 2016
5
Captain Mike Jones has thousands of hours of experience behind him, fishing in tournaments all over the USA. He has been a full-time guide on lake Okeechobee for 15 years, which has made him a true professional. Mike is a knowledgeable fisherman and taking people out on the lake is a pleasure for him. He enjoys sharing his passion with his friends and guests.
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 100%

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (4)
4.73
out of 5 stars from 5 reviews
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March fishing trip
March fishing trip
Half day trip with Mike Jones
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100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Eric Haldimann
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 4.33
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Half day trip with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   March 24, 2018

Mike is a good captain and we had a successful trip, but we were told by the booking service to meet him at the south end of...

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John Metcalf
Gurnee, IL
 4.67
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March fishing trip

VERIFIED   March 28, 2018

Captain Mike Jones did a real nice job of getting us in the right spots to catch fish.

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Larry Mathews
United States
 5.00
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February fishing trip

VERIFIED   February 1, 2018

their was two of us went on this fishing trip. weather was great and we and brought home some fish for supper. Had a great...

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Rich Kessler
Old Town, Florida
 5.00
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Half day trip with Mike Jones

VERIFIED   July 18, 2017

Very friendly. Works hard to make sure you have a good time.

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John Kelly Jr
United States
 4.67
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Fishing with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   August 17, 2017
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