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

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

Rating Summary
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4.91
out of 5 stars from 31 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
3\/4 day trip
Fishing with Matthew
Fishing with Matthew
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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
97%
Catch intended fish
94%
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Marvin S. J.
Orlando, FL
 5.00
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3/4 day trip

VERIFIED   NEW  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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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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Damian S.
Orlando, FL
 5.00
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4 hour morning trip. (7-11)

VERIFIED   NEW  May 28, 2019
Excellent trip. Excellent guide. We reached the yellow tail snapper limit and had a great time. Matt will work hard and do...
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Bernard J.
Hollywood, Florida
 4.67
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Good experience overall

VERIFIED   December 29, 2018
We had a good trip despite catching only a few fish. Capt Matt was more than accommodating and willing to go the extra mile....
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Frank G.
Williamsburg, VA
 5.00
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Great Guide

VERIFIED   May 12, 2019
I’m an experienced fisherman and can say Matt is a fantastic guide. He works hard to put you on the fish with great skill...
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