Mike’s Outdoor Adventures

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Mike’s Outdoor Adventures is run and operated by Captain Mike Wilson. He’ll take you fishing in the pristine waters of Pine Island Sound and Matlacha Pass between the mainland and the barrier islands of Sanibel, Captiva, North Captiva, and Cayo Costa. Isn’t it a dream of any passionate angler?

“Way2Early” is his SeaHunt 18’ boat, powered by a 90 HP Yamaha 4-stroke engine. Garmin and ICOM navigational electronics are fitted onboard for the best fishing experience. The vessel has a live bait tank.

Mike’s Outdoor Adventures offers a variety of packages to suit any angler’s needs. You can choose the duration of your adventure from 3 available options: four, six or eight-hour trip.

Each trip with Captain Mike is not only a memorable and fun experience but is also a great opportunity to gain some knowledge of the local ecosystem. Welcome aboard!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $450
    up to 4 persons
    This package is for a maximum of 4 persons. You will be seeking sharks of several species in various locations in Pine Island Sound. Departure times may vary depending on exact conditions.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $375
    up to 4 persons
    6 hours of fishing for up to 4 persons is an excellent opportunity to have fun on the waters of Pine Island Sound. You will be seeking sharks of several species in various locations. Exact departure time may vary.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $300
    up to 4 persons
    Up to 4 persons are welcome to join the 4-hour adventure! You will be seeking sharks of several species in various locations in Pine Island Sound. Departure times may vary depending on the exact conditions.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $300
    up to 4 persons
    Up to 4 persons are welcome to join the 4-hour adventure! You will be seeking sharks of several species in various locations in Pine Island Sound Departure times may vary depending on conditions.
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About the Captain

Mike Wilson
Cape Coral, Florida, United States
Angler's Choice
6 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
18 Customer Reviews
Response time 2 hours
Member since November 2016
Captain Mike Wilson has more than half a century of experience in fishing. It has been his hobby since he was a young boy. Apart from sailing the local waters, Mike has fished the waters of Alaska, the western and the eastern United States, South America, Canada, and the Bahamas. His knowledge is broad and he readily shares it with his guests and friends. He enjoys teaching others various fishing techniques, knot tying, live bait fishing, boating safety and navigation.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Shark (Blacktip)
Shark (Bonnethead)
Shark (Bull)
Shark (Gummy)

Shark (Hammerhead)
Shark (Nurse)

Boat Specs

Sea Hunt (Center console) originally built in 2011. Powered by a 90HP Yamaha 4-stroke engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 34 knots.

Length
18 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

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
Checks

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (34)
4.91
out of 5 stars from 18 reviews
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5' Bull shark 7\/18\/19 Pine Island Sound
6 hr. trip with Captain Mike
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Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
94%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
61%
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Julie A.
Aitkin, MN
 5.00
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Great captain

VERIFIED   NEW  November 30, 2019
Captain Mike was a great captain. Very social and nice. He worked hard for us trying to catch a shark. Unfortunately we didn’t...
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Scott M.
Fort Myers, FL
 5.00
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Half day trip with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   July 2, 2019
We had a great time out on the gulf with Mike. He was very hands on and knowledgeable about fishing and the area. We unfortunately...
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Brian G.
Cape Coral, FL
 5.00
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Great day on the water

VERIFIED   June 5, 2019
My wife and I went on a 4hr fishing trip with Captain Mike and it will be remembered for years to come. Never been on a boat...
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Chester L. C.
Cape Coral, Florida
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Sunset Cruise With Captain Mike

April 5, 2019
We went on a fabulous family sunset cruise through Pine Island Sound with Captain Mike. He showed us the sound and islands,...
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Jennifer B.
Powhatan, VA
 5.00
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Half day fishing trip with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   August 21, 2019
Quiet day fishing out on the water was nice. Just wishing that the water was not so dark due to the draining of Lake Okeechobee,...
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