Charter Operator
Smokin' Hooks

Member since March 2016 Naples, United States
Background
Captain Brian is a USCG-licensed 200 ton master captain who works full time as a local fishing guide on the inshore and nearshore waters near Naples, Florida. Our team is consists of Captain William, Captain Tyler, and Captain Andrew and we provide trips for anglers of all ages and ability levels. We all look forward to welcoming you aboard for some bottom fishing for a range of exciting game and delicious table fish. Our Team is rounded out by Captain William, Captain Tyler, First Mate Andrew (soon to be Captain), and land-based crew Julia. We've brought them on board with over 50 years of fishing experience between them. Julia is on standby to answer any questions you may have and ensure clear communication for your upcoming trip with Smokin' Hooks so you get a quick response while the rest of the crew is at sea. All of our team mirrors our passion at Smokin' Hooks for fishing and ensuring you have an A+ experience!

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Naples, United States
Background
Captain Brian is a USCG-licensed 200 ton master captain who works full time as a local fishing guide on the inshore and nearshore waters near Naples, Florida. Our team is consists of Captain William, Captain Tyler, and Captain Andrew and we provide trips for anglers of all ages and ability levels. We all look forward to welcoming you aboard for some bottom fishing for a range of exciting game and delicious table fish. Our Team is rounded out by Captain William, Captain Tyler, First Mate Andrew (soon to be Captain), and land-based crew Julia. We've brought them on board with over 50 years of fishing experience between them. Julia is on standby to answer any questions you may have and ensure clear communication for your upcoming trip with Smokin' Hooks so you get a quick response while the rest of the crew is at sea. All of our team mirrors our passion at Smokin' Hooks for fishing and ensuring you have an A+ experience!

My Charter Listings

Excellent
4.9 / 5
(396 reviews)
Naples
 6 bookings in the past week.
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Excellent
4.8 / 5
(52 reviews)
Naples
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Fishing Reports

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.8 / 5
out of 5 stars from 448 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
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Half Day Trip with Captain Trevor
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Angler Rating
402
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
96%
Friendly captain
99%
Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
94%
Satisfied with the boat
99%
Catch intended fish
78%
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Douglas K.
Brighton, MI
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

4 Hour PM gulf side trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour – Last Minute Special (PM) on March 21, 2023
We met our captain (Tyler) at the docks, and we were off. We had a short stop to gather up some live bait fish and then headed...
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Chris D.
Andover, MN
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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6 hour nearshore trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip (AM) on December 18, 2022
Our Captain William was excellent and very helpful on our charter. We missed a few big ones in the coral, but caught a nice...
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Ryan S.
Dearborn, MI
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with Captain Tyler

VERIFIED   4 Hour (PM) on December 29, 2022
We had a fantastic trip! Took my 4, 7, and 10 year old children.  Captain Tyler was great with the kids and he said we set...
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William R.
Cedar Rapids, IA
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Very good
4.0 / 5
Overall

Half Day Trip with Captain Trevor

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip (AM) on May 2, 2023
Smokin Hooks was amazing to work with. We had our original booking for Monday and with weather coming in on Sunday they proactively...
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Joseph J.
Fort Myers, Florida
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Absolutely recommended!

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Seasonal Special on June 29, 2022
I can’t thank Capt. Tyler and Capt Andrew enough! We took our three girls (8, 9, and 11) out not just fishing for the first...
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