Captain
Mark Gibson

Member since November 2016 Islamorada, United States
Background
Captain Mark is a veteran with over 30 years of experience fishing the inshore and backcountry waters for Redfish, Tarpon, and Speckled Trout. He provides special discounts to veterans and active-duty military personnel. He is a fun and caring person who will give his all to make your trip enjoyable and memorable. He says: "I especially love to teach and fish with kids. It is always amazing to watch as they light up when catching big fish!!
Techniques
I do Reef, freelining, deep drop and drift fishing for overt 30 species. Backcountry, live bait, dead bait, artificial from plastics, swimbaits, hard baits, jigging, popping corks, top waters and much more. I target over 40 species of fish in the Backcountry. Drift channels, swallow water anchor on the flats and trolling motor for the flats.

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Islamorada, United States
Background
Captain Mark is a veteran with over 30 years of experience fishing the inshore and backcountry waters for Redfish, Tarpon, and Speckled Trout. He provides special discounts to veterans and active-duty military personnel. He is a fun and caring person who will give his all to make your trip enjoyable and memorable. He says: "I especially love to teach and fish with kids. It is always amazing to watch as they light up when catching big fish!!
Techniques
I do Reef, freelining, deep drop and drift fishing for overt 30 species. Backcountry, live bait, dead bait, artificial from plastics, swimbaits, hard baits, jigging, popping corks, top waters and much more. I target over 40 species of fish in the Backcountry. Drift channels, swallow water anchor on the flats and trolling motor for the flats.
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4.93
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Good experience
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
99%
Appropriate for children
97%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Drew G.
Mount Pleasant, SC
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Half Day With Captain Mark

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on November 25, 2020
My wife and 7 year old had the best time with Captain Mark.  He communicated well, letting us know his concerns about the...
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Lisa S.
North Fond Du Lac, WI
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1st Timers in The Keys

VERIFIED   NEW  Half day Flats boat on March 31, 2021
My son and his friend had nothing but great things to say about their time with Capt. Mark Gibson.  Even with the water conditions...
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Kevin R.
Burnsville, MN
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Half day trip with captain Mark

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on February 9, 2021
5 stars is not high enough.  From pre booking to trip completion Captain Mark was outstanding, We requested big fish, and...
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Frances (. G.
Raleigh, NC
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3/4 day trip with captain Mark

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip on April 7, 2021
The best time!!! We weren’t sure how it would go with water being cooler and the winds picking up but… wow!!! We were catching...
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Matthew M.
Hudsonville, MI
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Fishing with Mark

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on March 11, 2021
Had a great time with Capt Mark. Even though the weather didn’t want to cooperate with it being windy, Capt Mark was still...
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