GoliathFishing - Sanibel

(33) In demand!
Lighthouse Point 110-153 Periw…
Sanibel FL, United States

GoliathFishing invites you to join Captain Marko on a memorable fishing adventure in Sanibel, Florida. Captain Marko is passionate about providing a first-class service to you and will teach you anything you need to know about fishing in Sanibel. He is able to accommodate beginners and experienced anglers.

As the only local captain with a special activities licenses to target Goliath Grouper in Sanibel, Captain Marko has been featured on several TV shows and radio shows for his world renowned fishing. So if you’re looking for an amazing day on the water then book your trip with Captain Marko!

Captain Marko is sponsored by Epic boats and has the privilege of owning a brand-new 2017 23-foot Epic center console. This boat is powered by a 175 HP Suzuki engine making it efficient in the shallow waters and further out. You will find all the necessary safety gear such as life jackets and EPIRB, and navigation such as a fishfinder aboard the boat.

Your targeted species will include Goliath Grouper, Red, Black, and Gag Grouper, Snook, Tarpon, Redfish, Permit, Barracuda, Mangrove Snapper, and more. Captain Marko will provide expert advice on how to target each one and how to reel it in.

GoliathFishing will make sure you have everything you need on the trip by including only the best fishing gear. Because Captain Marko is also on Okuma’s pro team, he has all the top-of-the-line and latest rods and reels from the brand.Your trip also includes a fishing license and fish processing at the end, so all you have to bring is tons of energy and get ready to tackle big fish!


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  • Private trip
    Half Day ( AM )
    In demand!
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    US$ 450
    up to 4 persons
    A good choice for a boys or family trip, the focus here on targeting inshore species in the area including, if in season, Redfish, Snook, Sharks, Tarpon, and my favorite Goliath Grouper. If you like fishing, but if you're strapped for time but like to fish, why not do a half day? All times and locations can be negotiable upon booking.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip ( PM )
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 400
    up to 4 persons
    A good choice for a boys or family trip, the focus here on targeting inshore species in the area including, if in season, Redfish, Snook, Sharks, Tarpon, and my favorite Goliath Grouper. If you like fishing, but not getting up too early, this is the trip for you.If you're strapped for time but like to fish, why not do a half day? All times and locations can be negotiable upon booking.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great)
Grouper (Gag)
Grouper (Goliath)
Grouper (Red)

Permit
Redfish
Shark (Blacktip)
Sheepshead

Snapper (Mangrove)
Snook
Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon

Boat Specs

Epic (Center console) originally built in 2017. Powered by a 175HP Suzuki engine.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Bowfishing
Spearfishing

Amenities

Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License Included

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 14 days before the trip date.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
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
Visa
Mastercard
Checks
Bank Transfer
American Express
PayPal

About the Captain

James Marko
Sanibel, Florida, United States
Member since February 2017
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Captain James Marko is a 100 Ton USCG licensed captain who has fished his whole life. A holiday to the Keys in 2000 was a turn of faith for Captain Marko when he knew his calling was to be a guide and captain. Since then, he has guided countless customers to the fish they only dreamed of catching. He loves taking kids out, beginners and experienced anglers. He's also been on several TV shows, countless magazines and even radio. Book Captain Marko for unbelievable experience.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

Sanibel Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.91 out of 5 stars from 33 reviews

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Knowledgeable Captain very nice boat very good equipment seems to know the area very well would book again despite not catching any fish

Fished April 24, 2018
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Fished April 3, 2018
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Our capt was on time and accommodated a private dock pick up.  Put us right on the fish and kept us going. Thanks for the great trip James!

Fished March 19, 2018
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