Captain Bob Baker

Route 1. MM 80.5
Islamorada FL, United States

Captain Bob Baker fishes the waters of the Florida Keys, the Everglades National park, and Floriday Bay. He is based in Islamorada. With its endless grass flats and clear water, the area is iconic for its fantastic fishing playgrounds.

Enjoy your fishing trip with Captain Bob Baker aboard his 18-foot Maverick HPX flats boat, which comes powered by a 115 HP Yamaha 4 stroke engine. The vessel has a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots and can comfortably accommodate up to three anglers. Captain Bob has a perfect command of his navigational electronics, which include a GPS, a VHF radio, and a fish finder. The vessel is also equipped with an ice-box and a live bait tank.

Captain Bob Baker offers fishing trips to the flats of the Everglades National Park and Florida Bay, as well as sight-fishing the shallow waters of the Florida Keys. When using bait, Captain Bob fishes with 6 lb to 10 lb spinning tackle, and fly tackle from 8 wt. to 12 wt. In an effort to protect the fishery resources, the Captain promotes catch-and-release practices.

Choose between four and eight hours on the water. Your main targeted species will be Redfish, Tarpon, Snook, Permit, Bonefish, and you may also go for Tripletail, Speckled Trout, Spanish Mackerel, Mangrove Snapper, Ladyfish, Cobia, Jack Crevalle, and Great Barracuda.

Your trip with Captain Bob Baker will include your fishing licenses, rods, reels, tackle, lures, live bait, and fly fishing equipment. If you decide to keep your catch, it can be cleaned and filleted for you to take home after the trip. If you want, you can also feel free to bring your own drinks and snacks.  

A day out with Captain Bob Baker is fun and always different. Join him now and he will help you create a lasting memory!

Captain Bob Baker fishes the waters of the Florida Keys, the Everglades National park, and Floriday Bay. He is based in Islamorada. With its endless grass flats and clear water, the area is iconic for its fantastic fishing playgrounds.

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About this listing

Boat Specs

Maverick HPX (Flats boat) originally built in 2014. Powered by a 115HP Yamaha 4 stroke engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
18 ft
Capacity
3 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Spinning
Fly Fishing
Targeted Species
 
Barracuda (Great)
 
Bonefish

 
Cobia
 
Jack Crevalle

 
Ladyfish
 
Permit

 
Snapper (Mangrove)
 
Snook

 
Spanish Mackerel
 
Speckled Trout

 
Tarpon
 
Tripletail
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
Fly Fishing Equipment
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  
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Encouraged
Payment

20% 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

Bob Baker
Islamorada, Florida, United States
Member since January 2017
Captain Bob Baker is a veteran fishing guide with over 30 years of experience. Bob is an advocate of catch-and-release practice, being passionate about the conservation of the fishery resources of the world. Captain Bob uses his knowledge and motivation to help his clients land their first fish. He enjoys taking his guests out and the expertise does not matter: be it a novice, an occasional angler, or a professional fisherman, everyone is welcome.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

Islamorada Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.33 out of 5 stars from 1 review

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Everything was fine but the fish didn’t cooperate. Bob did everything we expected and nothing we didn’t. We left and returned on time and did not spend inordinate amount of time in transit from one spot to another. But nobody was seeing fish that morning, much less catching. Weather was beautiful.

Fished May 8, 2017
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