Want to catch the biggest fish in Fort Lauderdale? Look no further than “Big Game Sportfishing Charters”! Captain Rod Roydhouse has over 3 decades of experience in these waters and looks forward to showing novice and experienced anglers alike a great time fishing for some of Florida’s finest.
Hop aboard a 46’ Hatteras sport fishing boat, which can accommodate up to 6 guests. She has a large fishing cockpit with a big game fighting chair, a fully air-conditioned cabin with sofas, and upper deck flybridge where the captain steers the boat from. She also features the latest in tech including GPS, Fish Finder, outriggers, and downriggers.
Your target list is vast and depends on seasonality. Head down during the fall and winter and it’s all about Sailfish, one of the most sought after catches in South Florida. Come spring and summer you’ll face off with hard-fighting Sharks including Hammerhead, Mako, Thresher, and Tiger.
A popular year-round catch is Swordfish. You’ll have to venture further offshore but it’s well worth the journey! Kingfish, Amberjack, and Barracuda also keep things interesting and make for consistent catches.
Capt. Rod provides all of the gear you need for a successful day including rods, reels, tackle, and live bait. Feel free to bring along any drinks and snacks you’d like to enjoy and store them in the freezing cold cooler. Lastly don’t forget your sun protection!
Strap in for an incredible day of diverse fishing in some of Florida’s most productive waters with Big Game Sportfishing Charters!
You Keep Catch
Catch cleaning & filleting
Rods, reels & tackle
About the Captain
About this listing
Hatteras (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1985. Powered by 2 500HP Detroit Diesel engines.
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.
Pay online in full through FishingBooker and avoid any additional costs or unnecessary hassle with carrying cash.
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit 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:
Fort Lauderdale Fishing Calendar
FAQs about Big Game Sportfishing Charters
- $180 per person - 4 Hour Trip (PM) – Shared (4 hours)
- $180 per person - 4 Hour Trip (AM) – Shared (4 hours)
- $750 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Sharks (4 hours)
- $750 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Night/Sharks (4 hours)
- $750 per group - 4 Hour Trip (AM) (4 hours)
- $750 per group - 4 Hour Trip (PM) (4 hours)
- $1,100 per group - 6 Hour Trip (AM) (6 hours)
- $1,100 per group - 6 Hour Trip (PM) (6 hours)
- $1,600 per group - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)
- $2,000 per group - 10 Hour Trip (10 hours)
- $2,000 per group - 8 Hour Trip – Night/Swordfishing (8 hours)
- Air Conditioning
- Fighting Chair
- Live Bait Well
- Ice Box
- Rods, reels & tackle
- Live Bait
- Catch cleaning & filleting
- First Mate
- Fishing License
- Offshore Fishing
- Reef Fishing
- Wreck Fishing
- Light Tackle
- Heavy Tackle
- Bottom Fishing
- Kite Fishing
- Deep Sea Fishing
- Barracuda (Great)
- Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
- King Mackerel (Kingfish)
- Shark (Bull)
- Shark (Hammerhead)
- Shark (Mako)
- Shark (Thresher)
- Shark (Tiger)