Reel Florida Memories Charters is located in the beautiful waters of Boca Grande, Florida. They are operated by Captain Rick Baker, a passionate and experienced fisherman, who was born to fish. A reel expert can tackle anything, so spending a day out on the waters with the Captain will satisfy any of your fishing needs!

Their boat is a new 26-foot central console, powered by a 300 HP Suzuki engine. It is rigged with all the needed navigational electronics, including a GPS, a fish finder, and a VHF radio. The vessel features a wireless trolling motor which is the best to cruise the waters without the thought of getting stuck. Furthermore, the boat’s anchoring system is ideal to make sure you stay where you want to. Reel Memories can cater up to 4 anglers and kids are welcome to join as well.

Reel Florida Memories Charters offers a variety of trips to choose from. You may opt for a four, six, or eight hours fishing inshore, nearshore, and offshore. During the adventure, you will be targeting various species, such as Cobia, Goliath Grouper, King Mackerel, Redfish, Speckled Trout, or Snook. What is more, you can dedicate your day targeting Bull Shark.

Your trip will include fishing licenses, rods, reels, and tackle. The crew will also provide lures and live bait. Reel Florida Memories Charters has everything you need to enjoy fishing all day long. Book now!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Fish the Florida Keys
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    2 Day Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    $3,000
    2-day trip. Saturday and Sunday. Start fishing at 7:00AM until dark and back at it again Sunday. Let's make a Reel Florida memory. This trip is for up to four people.
  • Private trip
    Tarpon Time
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,600
    Full Day Trip. From sun up to Dark. Taking time for lunch.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Nearshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $900
    Goliath Grouper, Snappers, King Mackerel, Amberjack, and many more different species will be your target during a full day on the nearshore waters. This trip will get you lifelong memories with one of the best captains in the area. Take your friends and family and welcome aboard!
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Sharks, more sharks
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $800
    Tight line and screaming drag let's go on a reel adventure. Let's make a Florida memory.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Inshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $700
    You will spend your day inshore, admiring the coastline and targeting Redfish, Speckled Trout, and many more! The Captain will teach you different fishing techniques and will male sure you have an amazing day with your family and friends.
  • Private trip
    Tarpon
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 27 - Jul 30
    $700
    Come and catch a world-class fish with Reel Florida Memories. The captain's goal is to put you up against a Silver King and give you a memory you'll never forget!
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Inshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $600
    This trip will see you targeting Redfish, Snook, Speckled Trout, and Bull Shark all the popular catches. Spend an amazing day inshore with your friends or family, and the captain will make sure you spend quality time fishing.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Nearshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $600
    On this trip you will be sailing nearshore, going for Goliath Grouper, Snappers, King Mackerel, and many more. Optimum for any angler - from beginners to professionals. All the necessary equipment will be provided by the crew.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Family time
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $450
    This trip is ideal for families and friends. On your inshore adventure, you will be targeting Snook, Redfish, Speckled Trout, and many more! Your fishing equipment is included in the price. This is a family trip and kids under 10 can fish for free.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Inshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $450
    This half day trip will take you after targeting Redfish, Speckled Trout, Snook, and other inshore species. Spend an amazing day fishing the local waters with your friends or family.
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About the Captain

Rick Baker
Boca Grande, Florida, United States
1 Fishing Report
ID & License verified
17 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since November 2016
Captain Rick Baker has 25 years of experience fishing the beautiful waters a Boca grande Florida . But even now every time he gets on the boat it's like the first time fishing! He feels like he can't sleep, just like a kid the night before Christmas. He enjoys putting people on fish and making sure they have the time of their life fishing. Rick's goal is to give you a REEL life memory!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)

Grouper (Goliath) Grouper (Goliath)
Grouper (Red) Grouper (Red)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Redfish Redfish

Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snook Snook
Speckled Trout Speckled Trout
Tarpon Tarpon

Boat Specs

2020 SWS 2580 (Center console) originally built in 2020. Powered by a 300HP Suzuki 4-stroke engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 56 knots.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing Policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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
PayPal
Checks
Bank Transfer

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Customer Reviews

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Appropriate for children
94%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Charlotte C.
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4h Family Trip with Captain Rick

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Family time on April 10, 2021
We were so happy to be able to book Reel Florida Memories Fishing Charter on a very last minute decision. Captain Rick’s...
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Greg M.
Osceola, WI
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6 hour trip with captain Rick

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Inshore on March 21, 2021
Captain Rick is exceptional with children. We had a wonderful time as a family despite a cold front and winds in the 15-20...
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Hollywood, Florida
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Amazing experience with Capt Rick

Half Day Trip – Family time on January 1, 2017
I have lived in Florida my whole life so I have some fishing experience under my belt.  That being said what a great time...
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Daniel G.
Port Charlotte, Florida
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Half Day trip with Captain Rick.

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Nearshore on January 20, 2018
My first adventure with Captain Rick, but it won’t be my last. We are always looking for quality things to do with our guests....
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North Port, Florida
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January fishing trip

3/4 Day Trip – Inshore on January 21, 2017
We had friends down from “up-north” and all 4 of us went out with Captain Rick on Saturday Jan 21st. We had the best time...
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FAQs about Reel Florida Memories Charter

Reel Florida Memories Charter offers the following trips to customers:
  • $450 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip – Family time (4 hours)
  • $450 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip – Inshore (4 hours)
  • $600 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 3/4 Day Trip – Inshore (6 hours)
  • $600 per group - Half Day Trip – Nearshore (4 hours)
  • $700 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Full Day Trip – Inshore (8 hours)
  • $700 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Tarpon (4 hours)
  • $800 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Full Day Trip – Sharks, more sharks (8 hours)
  • $900 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Full Day Trip – Nearshore (8 hours)
  • $1,600 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Tarpon Time (12 hours)
  • $3,000 per day per group, additional $100 per person after 3 guests - Fish the Florida Keys (2 days)

When you book a trip with Reel Florida Memories Charter, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Reel Florida Memories Charter include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License

Reel Florida Memories Charter offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Reel Florida Memories Charter offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Reel Florida Memories Charter include:
  • Amberjack
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • Grouper (Goliath)
  • Grouper (Red)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Redfish
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Speckled Trout
  • Tarpon