Captain
Fred Gowdy

Member since June 2018 Bonita Springs, United States
Background
Captain Fred Gowdy has been fishing for over 15 years. He recently decided to change this love of fishing into his occupation. He can't wait to show you the waters and hope you will have a great time out there with him. He knows where the fish are and have your lines in the water in no time!

Hey, I'm Captain Fred Gowdy

Bonita Springs, United States
Background
Captain Fred Gowdy has been fishing for over 15 years. He recently decided to change this love of fishing into his occupation. He can't wait to show you the waters and hope you will have a great time out there with him. He knows where the fish are and have your lines in the water in no time!

My Charter Listings

Fred Gowdy Charters

4.8 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (157)
Bonita Springs
 Last booking: 5 days ago
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trips from $350

Fred Gowdy Charters

5.0 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (3)
Fort Myers Beach
trips from $550

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.8
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out of 5 stars from 162 reviews
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
98%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
90%
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Luther S.
San Juan
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Half day trip with Fred Gowdy

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip – Backwater (AM) on October 8, 2021
From the moment Fred picked my wife and I up, to when he dropped us off, was an awesome trip. He was very knowledgeable and...
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James V.
Longwood, FL
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Great Trip! We stayed busy and on fish the whole trip.

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Backwater (AM) on September 6, 2021
I took my daughter’s boyfriend, who was fairly inexperienced on a spontaneous trip hoping to catch several different types...
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Henry B.
Cape Coral, FL
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Great day on the gulf!

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on May 28, 2021
Captain Fred and mate Matt provided a great day on the gulf for us. Spotting, stopping, and catching bait fish as we targeted...
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Elliot V.
Greece, NY
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Half day trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Backwater (AM) on July 14, 2021
We took a half day morning trip with three people. Fred was great! He put us on action all morning, hitting multiple spots....
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Nathan K.
New Richmond, OH
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Half day inshore with Captain Fred Gowdy

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Backwater (AM) on March 9, 2021
Captain Fred provided us with a perfect intro to fishing the beautiful Hickory Bay Area and Imperial River. We are novice fishermen...
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