Captain
Steve Souther

Member since January 2017 Fort Lauderdale, United States
Background
Captain Steve Souther moved to Florida from Chicago in 1972 after graduating from the Florida Institute of Technology. He started guiding fishing trips professionally in 1976 and has since guided thousands of people to their favorite fish species. He works with an extremely skilled first mate, and together, they provide extraordinary customer service and amazing fishing adventures to all their guests.

Hey, I'm Captain Steve Souther

Fort Lauderdale, United States
Background
Captain Steve Souther moved to Florida from Chicago in 1972 after graduating from the Florida Institute of Technology. He started guiding fishing trips professionally in 1976 and has since guided thousands of people to their favorite fish species. He works with an extremely skilled first mate, and together, they provide extraordinary customer service and amazing fishing adventures to all their guests.
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Fanntastic Fishing

18 reviews
Fort Lauderdale
trips from $180

Fishing Reports

Daytime Swordfish Trip

June 14, 2017

A daytime Swordfish trip is a bit different than the evening and nighttime trips. Other than the obvious ability to see during the day, nighttime trips allow for more rods to be in position to hook and catch Swordfish.… Read Full Report →


Let's Go Fishing

May 26, 2017

With the holiday weekend upon us, many people are saying “Let’s go fishing”. I know this to be true because my phone has been ringing quite a bit, even yesterday with all the on and off rain. So what… Read Full Report →


Wreck Fishing This Week

April 17, 2017

There are times, as in the past week, when we turn to wreck fishing. Just coming off the full moon and some very clear ocean waters with south current, our game and edible fish are scarce. But some of… Read Full Report →


Exciting Deep Sea Fishing

April 10, 2017

This week we have had some very exciting deep sea fishing. No two days have been the same except for our near perfect weather off the Fort Lauderdale coast. Tuna, Sailfish, Dolphin and Sharks have been the main targets.… Read Full Report →


Fort Lauderdale Fishing Great

March 12, 2017

Our latest cold front has made the Fort Lauderdale fishing great! The weather has been picture perfect lately. A cold, or should I say “cool” front came through and while the temps dipped, the fishing took off. We are… Read Full Report →


Kids Fishing Fort Lauderdale

January 25, 2017

One of the greatest parts of my job is taking kids fishing. Here off Fort Lauderdale so many families vacation here, we get all ages on board. The younger they are, the more excited they get. Today’s fishing report… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.52
out of 5 stars from 18 reviews
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Crew
Experience
Trophy Catch of the Day ....82\u201d Bull Shark!!!!
Up close and personal with the 57\u201d Barracuda!!
After a long day of fun!
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12
3
3
0
0
Anglers Claimed
Good experience
81%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
83%
Appropriate for children
94%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
63%
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Douglas D.
Ijamsville, MD
 5.00
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Best Day ever caught a Trophy Hammer head shark

VERIFIED   July 31, 2020
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Anthony B.
Houston, TX
 4.33
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October fishing trip

VERIFIED   October 5, 2019
By no fault of the Captain and first mate or whatever you call him his name was Kyle, not sure of spelling.  They did...
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Dale G.
Miami, FL
 3.33
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Half day trip trolling for fish?

VERIFIED   February 14, 2020
I am reluctant to leave a review. This is the only Charter I’ve taken where I did not bring a fish on home. My wife didn’t...
Dale G. does not recommend Fanntastic Fishing
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Richard W.
Conroe, TX
 5.00
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3/4 Day (6hrs) with Captain Geno and 1st Mate James

VERIFIED   July 1, 2019
Once again Captain Geno and his 1st Mate James are an awesome team!!! Last year (with only a 4hr trip) we hooked a trophy 81”...
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Glenn J.
Bridgetown, Saint Michael
 5.00
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April fishing trip

VERIFIED   April 22, 2019
It was a great day, the weather was perfect and the sea was flat we caught a few King mackerel, bonito’s,...
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