Captain
James Marko

Member since February 2017 Sanibel, United States
Background
Captain James Marko is a 100 Ton USCG licensed captain who has fished his whole life. Captain Marko graduated with a marketing degree but decided to stick to his home grown roots and establish himself as one of the most popular captains in this area. He has guided countless customers to the fish they only dreamed of catching. He loves taking kids out, beginners and experienced anglers. Captain Marko has been featured on National Geographic and has gone viral several times for catches of a lifetime and research he's does locally on the fishery. So what are you waiting for book Captain Marko to chase fish from 500 to 5 pounds depending on what type of adventure your looking for.

Hey, I'm Captain James Marko

Sanibel, United States
Background
Captain James Marko is a 100 Ton USCG licensed captain who has fished his whole life. Captain Marko graduated with a marketing degree but decided to stick to his home grown roots and establish himself as one of the most popular captains in this area. He has guided countless customers to the fish they only dreamed of catching. He loves taking kids out, beginners and experienced anglers. Captain Marko has been featured on National Geographic and has gone viral several times for catches of a lifetime and research he's does locally on the fishery. So what are you waiting for book Captain Marko to chase fish from 500 to 5 pounds depending on what type of adventure your looking for.

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Fishing Reports

Great Fishing so far in 2020

January 02, 2021

We’ve had some great fishing so far in 2020! The fish have been chewing. We havent had a trip yet that we havent caught a trophy fish. Read Full Report →


Past 3 Months

November 28, 2018

Im sure youve all heard about the red tide but I worked my tail off to find fish this past season and it has paid off huge for my cilents. I ran over 100 trips and never got skunted.… Read Full Report →


Goliath Grouper and Snook

November 23, 2017

We’ve been on a lot of fish these past 2 weeks. All my trips these past 2 weeks have gotten a trophy fish! Read Full Report →


GOLIATH GROUPER!!!

November 10, 2017

Goliath Grouper bite was been amazing! Book you’re trip today! Big snook and Redfish as well Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.87
out of 5 stars from 44 reviews
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Half day trip with James
Half day trip with James
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Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
90%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
82%
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The captain canceled

VERIFIED   May 27, 2020
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Katrina P.
North Fort Myers, FL
 5.00
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Half day trip with James

VERIFIED   NEW  July 23, 2020
What a great experience!!! Caught some fish and had a great time with James! He’s a great guide and he made our trip so fun!!!
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Gavin K.
San Juan
 5.00
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VERIFIED   February 28, 2020
Awesome captain, epic boat with first class gear and bait. The captain took the time to net a ton of live baits before we arrived...
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Philip E.
Martinsville, IN
 5.00
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Whew, tough day!

VERIFIED   January 21, 2020
Despite 30 mph wind and the coldest weather Florida has seen in two years, Captain Marko took us out and we eventually found...
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Nathan C.
Wheaton, IL
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Half Day Trip with Captain Marko

VERIFIED   March 6, 2019
My family and I had a great inshore fishing trip with James. He also offered shark fishing and open water fishing to us, but...
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