Fischer Charters is a family company whose foundations are firmly grounded in the fishing charter business in Sanibel and Captiva Islands. Captain Zach Fischer was born and raised on Captiva Island, and he has been fishing the local waters all his life. His father was the head guide out of South Seas Plantation and spent 40 years guiding people under the Florida sun. Now, Captain Zach and his two brothers have followed in their father’s footsteps to share their own knowledge and passion with their guests.
Whether you want to fish or to explore the local beaches around Captiva, you will be comfortable on board the Fischers’ 25’ Century center console. This recently refurbished boat features a whole range of up to date amenities and safety features, and it even has a bluetooth stereo system that will let you fish and cruise to a soundtrack of your choice. Top of the range fishing features are fitted on the boat, with Garmin electronics and an innovative Minn Kota iPilot trolling motor in place to get you to the very best fishing spots.
Captain Zach grew up totally immersed in the fishing charter world, and he was out catching bait for his father as soon as he could walk. This has given him a wealth of experience that is very hard to find. He and his brothers know how to catch fish in these waters! Join them to try your hand at sight fishing for Redfish, perusing the flats for Snook, Trout, Tarpon, and Shark, battling with a Tarpon in the Gulf and Boca Grande, trolling for Kingfish, and drifting for Snook and Redfish in the passes.
Due to the amazing weather and fabulous fishing year round, Fischer Charters’ calendar is always crowded. To ensure availability of the dates of your choice, booking at least two to three months in advance is recommended during the spring and summer months (not necessary). Book early for Tarpon charters as the season is short and these dates are the first to go. Remember, it’s often better to fish on weekdays to avoid the crowds.
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About this listing
Century (Center console) originally built in 2009, and restored in 2018. Powered by a 300HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.
Types of Fishing
Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.