Captain
Matt Lee

Member since June 2015 New Smyrna Beach, United States
Background
I have been fishing the lagoon since I was a little boy and have won plenty of red fish tournaments through the years. I promise to work my butt off to give you the experience you expect.
Techniques
I use numerous techniques and strategies to land fish. So depending on your skill level is the way we fish but don't be discouraged if you don't have any experience beginners are always welcome.

Hey, I'm Captain Matt Lee

New Smyrna Beach, United States
Background
I have been fishing the lagoon since I was a little boy and have won plenty of red fish tournaments through the years. I promise to work my butt off to give you the experience you expect.
Techniques
I use numerous techniques and strategies to land fish. So depending on your skill level is the way we fish but don't be discouraged if you don't have any experience beginners are always welcome.
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Code Red Fishing Charters

36 reviews
New Smyrna Beach
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Fishing Reports

Summer time is here and the bite is hot

June 18, 2019

Book asap get in on the action. Summer time is hot and so is the fishing. Read Full Report →


mosquito lagoon trout bite is on fire

June 05, 2017

The trout bite is hot. We are catching in the 20s per trip. We are throwing out fish for bait and the trout can't turn it down. Call and book you day catching memories and lunch . Read Full Report →


windy lagoon

March 06, 2017

well the lagoon was very windy blowing 20 plus mph but for these guys from Minnesota it was there only day to go so I did my best and put these fellas on some nice trout and reds. we… Read Full Report →


the reds are chewing!!

February 14, 2017

with winter time being here have the red fish schooled up and hungry. we boated 15+ reds on a 6 hr trip. we were catching these fish with large shrimp with the tails pinched off and placed on a… Read Full Report →


Winter time

December 19, 2016

With winter coming and cooler air and water Temps going down the fish are showing signs of schooling up with the water leaving up. We are catch lots of fish with the majority being short we are still catching… Read Full Report →


Sight fishing

August 27, 2016

With the water cleaning up a little but still low we are able to do more sight fishing for tailing reds. Even though its hard its very rewarding when you land that fish no matter the size. If you… Read Full Report →


summer time= trout

August 12, 2016

Summer time is a great time to fish with the kids and family. Trout bite has been great even though we have had brown water. Below is a nice trout we have caught on a recent trip. Read Full Report →


Lagoon fishing

March 06, 2016

Here are some happy clients holding there reds. We caught these guys on shrimp and chunk ladyfish. The lagoon is very dirty right now so it ha been a little tough but still getting some good fish. Read Full Report →


mosquito lagoon

March 01, 2016

Water is so low these fish are schooled up and today they where chewing good. Book now and come catch some beautiful reds. Read Full Report →


lagoon fishing

February 29, 2016

The bite was a little slow today but the are in big numbers right now. We are throwing chunk lady fish and shrimp at the schools of fish. The water is dirty but the fish will eat. Come book… Read Full Report →


lagoon fishing

February 21, 2016

Had another awsome day. There was no wind and all I can say is the fish were chewing hard core. We caught reds on mostly cut lady fish and the trout either shrimp or mud minnows. Read Full Report →


2/10/16

February 08, 2016

With winter time being here it is gin clear water and the reds and big gator trout are stacking up in large schools. This time of year is hot for numerous fish during a trip and fat ones at… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.89
out of 5 stars from 36 reviews
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Crew
Experience
3\/4 day father\/son fishing
July fishing trip
Half day trip with Captain Matt
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
84%
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Richard C.
Daytona Beach, FL
 5.00
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   June 30, 2020
The outing was a lot of fun, we caught lady fish and Sea trout. We had a great time talking and joking around with Capt. Matt....
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Kevin F.
New Smyrna Beach, FL
 5.00
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Half day trip, great experience!

VERIFIED   July 3, 2020
Great experience all around, Captain was on time and ready to go at specified location. Caught some great trout at the Captain...
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Lake Mary, FL
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Half day trip with Captain Matt

VERIFIED   July 11, 2020
Matt was great. Very personable and professional. Taught us a great deal about fishing the ICW. Looking forward to fishing...
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Todd O.
Alvaton, KY
 5.00
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3/4 day father/son fishing

VERIFIED   July 24, 2020
Day goes by quick even when they’re not biting hard. Matt’s good with the kids, keeps the day interesting Would love...
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Jonathan M.
Charleston, SC
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October Morning with CAPT Matt and Code Red

VERIFIED   October 26, 2019
Matt was able to pull off a pretty neat trick capturing a monster bull red for both of my colleagues who fished the Lagoon...
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