Captain
Tim Hermus

Member since June 2017 Englewood, United States
Background
Captain Tim Hermus has spent his whole life on the water. Originally a commercial fisherman in the Northeast, he gradually transitioned into the charter business and moved to Florida 3 years ago. Capt. Tim now operates as a full-time guide through MM Charters. His specialty in Port Charlotte is Tarpon fishing, but he'll help you catch pretty much anything that's biting around here! In his 40 years of experience, the largest Tarpon he ever caught was a whopping 200 lbs! Whether you're out to beat your own personal record or simply looking for a great first experience, Captain Tim welcomes you aboard.
Techniques
bottom fishing, jigging, spinning, popping.

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Englewood, United States
Background
Captain Tim Hermus has spent his whole life on the water. Originally a commercial fisherman in the Northeast, he gradually transitioned into the charter business and moved to Florida 3 years ago. Capt. Tim now operates as a full-time guide through MM Charters. His specialty in Port Charlotte is Tarpon fishing, but he'll help you catch pretty much anything that's biting around here! In his 40 years of experience, the largest Tarpon he ever caught was a whopping 200 lbs! Whether you're out to beat your own personal record or simply looking for a great first experience, Captain Tim welcomes you aboard.
Techniques
bottom fishing, jigging, spinning, popping.
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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
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Catch intended fish
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Stephen T.
Arnold, MO
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Dissing tarpon, frisky manatees, and dog teasing dolphins

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on September 29, 2021
This was our second charter with Tim and Lilly and they were great, of course! The first fish of the day was the one that got...
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Angela C.
Honey Brook, PA
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Half Day Trip with Captiain Tim Hermus

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on September 13, 2021
The trip did not disappoint!  We learned a lot about the seasons of fishing and were lucky to catch enough fish (and more)...
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Tammy V.
Burlington, KY
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Amazing adventure for the family

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on July 26, 2021
Captain Tim “hooked” our son with the sport of fishing! He had only fished on lakes with my husband a handful of times,...
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Pamela K.
Englewood, Florida
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Family Fishing Trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on June 23, 2021
CaptainTim was thoughtful of our whole family’s experience. He catered to our kiddos and us patiently teaching, showing and...
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Emily H.
Mayer, MN
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Half Day Trip with Captain Tim

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on September 17, 2021
Our fishing trip with Captain Tim was awesome, and having his dog, Lillie, join us was also a nice surprise! We were able to...
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