Fishing South Fla - Freshwater

Multiple Locations In South Fl…
Miami FL, United States

Step aboard Captain John Emery’s specially crafted flats fishing boat and get ready for a day fishing South Florida’s untouched fresh waterways for a variety of exotic and exciting fish. Captain John is a second generation professional fisherman who has an in-depth knowledge of the best areas and techniques for getting the most out of your day on the water.

Your trip will take place aboard a 20 ft Lake and Bay boat that can comfortably take up to three people. Designed for fishing the flats and backcountry, this versatile vessel is equipped with a trolling motor, anchoring system, and live bait tank for professional and accurate freshwater fishing. The boat is fitted with a 250 HP Mercury engine that will allow you to move quickly between fishing spots and get the most out of the time you have to spend on the water.

The waters you will be fishing are home to a rich variety of freshwater species such as the exotic Butterfly Peacock Bass, the Snakehead, and Midas Chiclids, as well as the ultimate freshwater fishing sport fish: the Largemouth Bass. All these and more can be found in South Florida’s extensive canal system, which is not only a fisherman’s paradise, but also a beautiful and untouched ecosystem.

Whether you are most at home fishing with light spinning tackle, baitcasters, or fly fishing gear, Captain John will provide the equipment and advice you will need for a productive and enjoyable day.

Whether this is your first time fishing or you are a seasoned pro, take a trip with Fishing South Florida and hook a fish to remember.

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Boat Specs

Lake and Bay (Flats boat) originally built in 1996. Powered by a 250HP Mercury engine.

20 ft
3 persons
Types of Fishing
River Fishing
Lake Fishing
Backcountry Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Fly Fishing
Targeted Species
Bass (Largemouth)
Bass (Smallmouth)

Bass (Spotted Peacock)
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Fly Fishing Equipment
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Fly Fishing Equipment
Live Bait Well
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Fly Fishing Equipment
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 3 days before the trip date.
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

30% 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, American Express, PayPal.

About the Captain

John Emery
Miami, Florida, United States
Member since October 2016
Born into a fishing family, Captain John Emery has been fishing all his life. A second generation fishing guide, he has 27 years of experience helping people catch their fish of a lifetime. Captain John is a very family friendly guide who enjoys showing kids the ropes and getting them well and truly hooked!