Captain
JP Mckay

Member since June 2017 South Bay, United States
Background
JP has been guiding for over 30 years, as well as catching trophy fish and winning tournaments for more than 27 years. He is an extremely pleasant and interesting person with tons of fishing and tournament tales to tell, so when you go out on your trip, pay close attention to what he's saying! JP is a patient and knowledgeable teacher who loves seeing his anglers smile. He says, "There is nothing quite like seeing a grandfather catch his biggest Bass or a grandson catch his very first Bass!"

Hey, I'm Captain JP Mckay

South Bay, United States
Background
JP has been guiding for over 30 years, as well as catching trophy fish and winning tournaments for more than 27 years. He is an extremely pleasant and interesting person with tons of fishing and tournament tales to tell, so when you go out on your trip, pay close attention to what he's saying! JP is a patient and knowledgeable teacher who loves seeing his anglers smile. He says, "There is nothing quite like seeing a grandfather catch his biggest Bass or a grandson catch his very first Bass!"
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My Charter Listings

Bass Whisper Guide Lake–Okeechobee

4.9 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (33)
South Bay
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Bass Whisper Guide – Fort Lauderdale

4.8 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (43)
Fort Lauderdale
 2 bookings in the past week.
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Customer Reviews

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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
96%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
94%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
93%
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Joseph C.
Cedar Grove, NJ
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Half Day Adventure

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (AM) on October 3, 2021
My girlfriend and I booked with Captain John to have a experience a Lake Okeechobee. So far this was one of the best fishing...
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David K.
Kennesaw, Georgia
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Fishing with JP

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on June 24, 2021
Fishing with JP was a blast.  My 14 year old grandson wanted to catch Peacock Bass and JP suggested the Everglades as our...
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Kelly D.
Indianapolis, IN
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Half day Everglades fishing with JP

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on March 21, 2021
This was the highlight of our vacation! My husband and myself enjoy fishing back at home but we had never done a fishing charter...
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Greg C.
Sarasota, Florida
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Full day trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on January 4, 2021
I got to fish a full day with Captain JP McKay on Lake Okeechobee 1-4-21, and I had the most productive day in my 35 years...
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Christian R.
Hialeah, Florida
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Half Day with JP

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on February 5, 2021
I’ll start by saying Captain JP will help you catch some BIG Bass. We caught a couple 7+ pounders. JP was very friendly and...
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