Captain
Matthew Schenk

Member since September 2018 Fort Lauderdale, United States
Background
Growing up in the Chesapeake Bay, all Captain Matthew Schenk wanted to do as a kid was fish. Not much has changed and he's been lucky enough to realise his dream, taking advantage of the year-round inshore and offshore fishery in South Florida. With such a passion for fishing, he's determined to ensure that everyone who comes along enjoys their trip and he's more than happy to pass on his chumming, drifting, jigging, and trolling skills to anglers of all levels.
Techniques
Chumming, drifting, trolling, vertical jig

Hey, I'm Captain Matthew Schenk

Fort Lauderdale, United States
Background
Growing up in the Chesapeake Bay, all Captain Matthew Schenk wanted to do as a kid was fish. Not much has changed and he's been lucky enough to realise his dream, taking advantage of the year-round inshore and offshore fishery in South Florida. With such a passion for fishing, he's determined to ensure that everyone who comes along enjoys their trip and he's more than happy to pass on his chumming, drifting, jigging, and trolling skills to anglers of all levels.
Techniques
Chumming, drifting, trolling, vertical jig
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Fishing Reports

Cobia on the flatline

November 18, 2019

We were pulling in some nice size yellowtail and mangrove snapper along with a decent strawberry grouper all on flat lined shrimp or piece of cut bait. Than we had what I thought was a shark breaking us off… Read Full Report →


November mahi action on light tackle!

November 08, 2019

Found a nice floater in 900' of water with a big tripletail and a school of keeper mahi along with a big bull and a nice cow. All the mahi were caught on live pilchards and lures. Then did… Read Full Report →


Mahi and rainbow runners offshor

October 21, 2019

Flat calm conditions led us way offshore where we found nothing but a big floating piece of plastic holding some keeper mahi and a big rainbow runner! Read Full Report →


Slot snook and mullet are running

October 06, 2019

Found some nice sized snook and tarpon along with keeper mangrove snapper around inshore fishing at night around port Everglades. Plenty of bait around so book a trip while the bite is on! Read Full Report →


Great fishing this month

September 16, 2019

Have been starting the trips trolling offshore with non stop action during the first hour after sunrise catching loads of bonitos with a few blackfin tuna mixed in here and there. After the bite slows we hit the reef… Read Full Report →


Snapper limit

September 08, 2019

The busy season is over but fishing has been great with easy limits of snapper at night and mahi offshore in the day. Read Full Report →


Offshore still great

September 07, 2019

Found a large school of mahi right as the weather turned. Alot of small tripletail around and one big one for the box. Read Full Report →


Good action at night

August 16, 2019

3 man limit of snapper in under 2hrs! Read Full Report →


Lots of action

August 07, 2019

Nice king on the ledge and a nice tuna. Landed plenty of mahi offshore but only one keeper! Read Full Report →


Good night yellowtail bite

July 07, 2019

The night fishing for snapper continues continues to be a hit. And hooked the shark that was taxing us. Read Full Report →


Mahi offshore

July 06, 2019

Lots of throwback mahi out there between 800-1200ft of water but usually a few make it to the cooler. Read Full Report →


Night fishing

July 05, 2019

Snapper bite was great after throwing the cast net on ballyhoo for the offshore trip in the morning. 23" mangrove and flag yellowtail up to 21"! Read Full Report →


Mahi and offshore deep drop

July 04, 2019

Plenty of mahi out there alot of throwbacks but usually secure a few for dinner Read Full Report →


Good bite offshore

June 25, 2019

June has been a great month for offshore fishing. Finishing the trips on the reef for yellowtail has also been great! Read Full Report →


Reef action

June 11, 2019

Good day out there Read Full Report →


Bottom fishing

June 08, 2019

Yellowjack, yellowtail snapper, porgy, grouper, king mackerel and we threw back some close muttons and hogfish Read Full Report →


Night reef action

June 03, 2019

Limited out on big snapper Read Full Report →


Snapper and snook

March 24, 2019

Night bite was great Read Full Report →


Aj's and snapper

March 24, 2019

Wreck bite has been great with the aj's. Read Full Report →


Night bite

March 18, 2019

Yt's, schoolmaster,mangroves, and a nice dog snapper along with one red grouper. Read Full Report →


Porgy, snapper, grouper, hogfish, jacks

March 04, 2019

The wreck bite was hot Read Full Report →


Hogfish

February 17, 2019

Floating bucket offshore provided a live crab for some reef bait. Hogfish candy. Read Full Report →


Snapper, tilefish, skipjack, tarpon

February 08, 2019

Rough day offshore ended in success on the reef. Dock tarpon took Patrick for a ride before breaking him off across canal to end the trip. Read Full Report →


Fat tilefish

February 05, 2019

Big bluelines down deep and giant runners in the chum. Read Full Report →


Tilefish for dinner

February 01, 2019

Found some almacos on debris and tilefish down deep. Read Full Report →


Offshore trolling and deep drop

January 16, 2019

Early morning mahi bite and deep drop for rosies... Good eats for dinner! Read Full Report →


Big yellowtail

January 10, 2019

Good current out there today. Read Full Report →


Sapper and grouper

January 09, 2019

Chumming for a few hrs with some action from snapper,grouper,porgy, and throwback muttons when the big eye toro weren't swarming our baits. Read Full Report →


Red grouper

January 05, 2019

While catching alot of throwback yellowtail and a few keepers this 25" red grouper hit a jig on the light rod and we managed to get her in the boat for a few pics and a safe release! Read Full Report →


Yellowtail snapper

November 16, 2018

Got into some nice yellowtail on the reef today up to 18inches! Read Full Report →


Nighttime tarpon,snook,bluefish

November 06, 2018

No charter last night just having some fun catching up the snook, bluefish, and a light tackle tarpon. Read Full Report →


26" mutton snapper in the mix

October 27, 2018

Mutton snapper are in, alot of throwbacks but took home a 26" and 18.5" fish. Lots of fun on light tackle. Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

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4.91
out of 5 stars from 43 reviews
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Experience
3\/4 day- 6 hours Morning with Captain Matt
3\/4 day- 6 hours Morning with Captain Matt
3\/4 day- 6 hours Morning with Captain Matt
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
93%
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David R.
Boynton Beach, FL
 5.00
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Four hour 7 pm night fishing with Captain Matt

VERIFIED   July 7, 2019
My best fishing trip… Ever. You fish with Captain Matt for really one reason, you want to catch fish. Meeting...
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Marvin S. J.
Orlando, FL
 5.00
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3/4 day trip

VERIFIED   June 7, 2019
Our fishing trip with Capt. Matt was excellent. He was more than willing and accommodating with making our trip successful....
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Talia K.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
 5.00
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3/4 day- 6 hours Morning with Captain Matt

VERIFIED   October 21, 2019
What a great experience! I picked Captain Matt because of all the amazing, honest reviews on here and I am glad I did. We went...
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Filipe M. A.
Zurich, Zurich
 5.00
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Great day with great captain!

VERIFIED   April 30, 2019
I booked a 6 hours trip on an very hard day! Very windy, low tide, no activity at all! Fish seemed to have disapeared.. Matt...
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Jimmy G.
United States
 4.33
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3/4 day with the boys

VERIFIED   July 15, 2019
We arrived ahead of schedule and Cpt. Matthew was eager to get a jump on the day. His professionalsm showed itself throughout...
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