Captain
Fred Laager

Member since November 2015 St. Augustine, United States
Background
Captain Fred Laager grew up on Long Island, New York where he worked in his dad's fishing and hunting store and catching Rainbow Trout, Striped Bass, and Flounder. He's also rigged and sailed boats through his youth. Finally, 11 years ago he fell in love with the quality of the local water around St. Augustine and decided to stick around. Now, he's a full-time guide and is more than happy to share his passion for inshore fishing with all of his guests.

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St. Augustine, United States
Background
Captain Fred Laager grew up on Long Island, New York where he worked in his dad's fishing and hunting store and catching Rainbow Trout, Striped Bass, and Flounder. He's also rigged and sailed boats through his youth. Finally, 11 years ago he fell in love with the quality of the local water around St. Augustine and decided to stick around. Now, he's a full-time guide and is more than happy to share his passion for inshore fishing with all of his guests.

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 41 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
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July fishing trip
Half day with captain Fred
Half day with captain Fred
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
91%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
82%
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Jason J.
Raleigh, NC
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fun half day with Captain Fred!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Inshore Trip on April 11, 2022
This was a terrific outing. Captain Fred was fantastic and we really enjoyed spending time on the water. I highly recommend...
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Joe M.
Saint FRANCISVLE, LA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Inshore Trip on July 21, 2022
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Tim L.
Batavia, OH
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half Day Inshore Trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Inshore Trip on May 25, 2022
Had a great time with Capt. Fred!  Well equipped with gear, knowledge, and bait on your hook. Felt like we were fishing with...
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Jason M.
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Guys fishing trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Inshore Trip on May 16, 2022
We only caught a couple of fish but we had a good time. Captain Fred tried hard to put us on some fish to no avail. Just wasn’t...
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Cleveland F.
Marietta, GA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day with captain Fred

VERIFIED   4 Hour Inshore Trip on July 13, 2022
Great time. Gear and boat were excellent, beautiful morning, caught fish and had a lot of fun.
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