South Bend Charters

150 Smallwood Drive
Chokoloskee FL, United States

South Bend Charters is located in Chokoloskee, Florida. The company is owned and operated by Captain Cody, who enjoys sharing his outlook on fishing. Take a ride with South Bend Charters, and you will get an opportunity to enjoy fishing the beautiful waters of the Everglades National Park and the islands. Captain Cody strive to provide an excellent service to all his guests and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Enjoy your trip with South Bend Charters aboard a 20 ft. Carolina Skiff 198DLV, which comes powered by a 115 Yamaha engine. It has a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots and can comfortably take up to three guests. The vessel’s navigational electronics include a GPS, a VHF radio, and a fish finder. As well as that, there is a live bait tank on board the boat.

Choose between a half and full-day trip with South Bend Charters. Depending on the season and how much time you want to spend on the water, you will be able to target a variety of species. Captain Cody specializes in fishing for Snook, Speckled Trout, and Redfish. As well as that, you will get a chance to land Mangrove Snapper, Jack Crevalle, Black Drum, Sheepshead, and Gag Grouper. The Captain will show you the methods that work best for the local water, including bottom fishing, spinning, jigging, popping, and drift fishing.

South Bend Charters will provide you with your fishing licenses, as well as rods, reels, tackle, live bait, and lures. Captain Cody will clean and fillet the catch for you to take home after the trip. You can feel free to bring your own food and drinks if you want.

South Bend Charters is a fun and eventful experience, ideal for a family or a group of friends. If you want to have an exciting adventure with your fishing rod – look no further!

South Bend Charters is located in Chokoloskee, Florida. The company is owned and operated by Captain Cody, who enjoys sharing his outlook on fishing. Take a ride with South Bend Charters, and you will get an opportunity to enjoy fishing the beautiful


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  • Full Day Trip
    7 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 700 private charter
  • Half Day Trip
    4 hour trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US$ 450 private charter

About this listing

Boat Specs

Carolina Skiff 198DLV (Skiff) originally built in 2015. Powered by a 115HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
20 ft
Capacity
3 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Targeted Species
 
Black Drum
 
Grouper (Gag)

 
Jack Crevalle
 
Redfish

 
Sheepshead
 
Snapper (Mangrove)

 
Snook
 
Speckled Trout
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
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
Payment

10% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. 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, Visa, Mastercard, Checks, American Express.

About the Captain

Cody Mcclelland
Chokoloskee, Florida, United States
Member since January 2017
I have been fishing since an early age in the waters of the Everglades National Park/10000 Islands. My passion began when my parents took me fishing there for the first time. I started fishing professionally 4 years ago. I strive to make every trip, a trip of a lifetime.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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