Captain
Monte Goodman

Member since May 2017 Winter Haven, United States
Background
I've fished Central Florida waterways for over 30 years. Thanks to my father who is a fisherman and who got me started very early, I have managed to amass a vast experience. I have been a long time tournament fisherman and enjoy the thrill of competing.
Techniques
Being a long time tournament fisherman, artificial baits of all types are my preferred way to fish for fun. From a guiding standpoint I like live bait for overall better results. I strive to stay open minded and be versatile. Whatever works on a given day...

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Winter Haven, United States
Background
I've fished Central Florida waterways for over 30 years. Thanks to my father who is a fisherman and who got me started very early, I have managed to amass a vast experience. I have been a long time tournament fisherman and enjoy the thrill of competing.
Techniques
Being a long time tournament fisherman, artificial baits of all types are my preferred way to fish for fun. From a guiding standpoint I like live bait for overall better results. I strive to stay open minded and be versatile. Whatever works on a given day...
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Central Florida Bucketmouths

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Winter Haven
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
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Appropriate for children
75%
Satisfied with the boat
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Catch intended fish
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Keith P.
Burnsville, MN
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Monty knew exactly what to do for conditions and what not to do which we would’ve done because were from up north but now...
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Jason B.
Waterford, VT
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 4, 2021
Outstanding guide. He not only knows his stuff but has a spectacular personality.  Learned some new techniques and caught...
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Edward C.
United States
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on May 31, 2021
My son and I had a great trip with Capt. Monte. We caught tons of fish and learned a bit about Florida fishing. I highly recommend...
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Kent H.
Auburndale, FL
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6 hour trip with captain Monte

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (AM) on May 18, 2021
Great captain. Caught a lot of fish. Will book another trip.
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Jason R.
Ocala, Florida
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Half day trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 24, 2019
This was a great trip for us! Was an awesome day, teriffic spot, and caught plenty of bass! We had the best time with Capt....
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