Captain
Fred Pharis

Member since December 2014

Titusville, United States

Background
Captain Fred has fished the Indian River and Mosquito Lagoons for more than 20+ years! He enjoys putting anglers on a wide range of species in our shallow waters, from average size Reds, Trout, Black Drum and Tarpon(seasonal) to fish up to 40+lbs all in 5 or less feet of water. His number one objective is for all to enjoy their day on the water, have tight lines and enjoy this awesome estuary! Captain Fred will work hard to make your trip memorable, he's laid back with a no pressure approach toward his anglers. All anglers are welcome from novice to experienced, especially Kids!!! You'll find Captain Fred's skiff and fishing equipment well maintained and in good working order.
Techniques
Primarily use Spinning reels: Penn Battles, Rods: 7' Fenwick or Custom Get Bit Rods. Use Spiderwire Invisi-braid line and Owner hooks. Fishing baits range from live, cut and artificial lures: jerk worms (flukes), Spoons and top water plugs.

Hey, I'm Captain Fred Pharis

Titusville, United States
Background
Captain Fred has fished the Indian River and Mosquito Lagoons for more than 20+ years! He enjoys putting anglers on a wide range of species in our shallow waters, from average size Reds, Trout, Black Drum and Tarpon(seasonal) to fish up to 40+lbs all in 5 or less feet of water. His number one objective is for all to enjoy their day on the water, have tight lines and enjoy this awesome estuary! Captain Fred will work hard to make your trip memorable, he's laid back with a no pressure approach toward his anglers. All anglers are welcome from novice to experienced, especially Kids!!! You'll find Captain Fred's skiff and fishing equipment well maintained and in good working order.
Techniques
Primarily use Spinning reels: Penn Battles, Rods: 7' Fenwick or Custom Get Bit Rods. Use Spiderwire Invisi-braid line and Owner hooks. Fishing baits range from live, cut and artificial lures: jerk worms (flukes), Spoons and top water plugs.

My Charter Listings

Titusville
trips from
US$ 375

Customer Reviews

4.92 out of 5 stars from 4 reviews

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Went fishing on Friday, March 24, 2017

Despite a day that was very windy, Captain Fred got us on some redfish and we had a successful outing.  Friendly, informative, and helpful, we’d go with Captain Fred again anytime!

Fished March 2017

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Went fishing on Saturday, November 26, 2016

Fished November 2016

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Went fishing on Saturday, July 9, 2016

Great trip. Caught fish and had a great time. Will definitely book with Captain Fred on our next trip to the area.

Fished July 2016

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Went fishing on Friday, June 24, 2016

My son and I had an good day on the water. Capt Fred coached him in with a nice red. He evaluated our experience level and allowed us to fish. I’m ready to go back for another trip.

Fished June 2016

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