Captain
Brian Smith

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, FL. He provides trips for anglers of all ages and ability levels and looks forward to welcoming you aboard for some bottom fishing for a range of exciting game and delicious table fish.

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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, FL. He provides trips for anglers of all ages and ability levels and looks forward to welcoming you aboard for some bottom fishing for a range of exciting game and delicious table fish.

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Smokin’ Hooks

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4.91
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out of 5 stars from 223 reviews
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Half day with Captain Brian and Kyle.
Half day with Captain Brian and Kyle.
4 hours Trip
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
96%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
99%
Appropriate for children
96%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
82%
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Brett S.
MEADOWBRK FRM, KY
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Truly professional

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Offshore Fishing (AM) on March 13, 2021
These guys don’t mess around. We got there early and the captain was happy to be the first out of the boat dock. We went...
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Leonard H.
Naples, FL
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Half day with Capt Brian

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip – Offshore Fishing (AM) on April 13, 2021
Captain Brian was an organized Captain and punctually picked us up and took us to areas considered very good. Unfortunately,...
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Emily S.
Naperville, IL
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Total blast!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Offshore Fishing (PM) on February 26, 2021
This was an experience I’ll never forget! Besides catching 18 king mackerel (had to catch and release 12), we had a freaking...
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DAN K.
Naples, FL
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Terrific experience

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Offshore Fishing (PM) on January 11, 2021
Captain Brian and first mate Sam made the afternoon a memory to keep. Both were friendly, very helpful and enjoyed sharing...
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Gary H.
Sewickley, PA
Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent  5.00
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Full day offshore trip with my grandsons

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip – Offshore Fishing on February 25, 2021
Captain Brian and First Mate Kyle were first rate.  We did both bottom fishing and live bait on a balloon fishing.  Caught...
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