Boca Grande Fishing

Boca Grande Fishing

Boca Grande or “Big Mouth” in Spanish, is the Tarpon Capital of the World. With an average of 5,500 tarpon caught during the 90 day season between May and July, no other destination records as many tarpon caught in the world. Boca Grande provides many more fishing opportunities to make it a top fishing destination worldwide.

Inshore fishing around Boca Grande not only provides Tarpon, but nearly year round there will be good fishing for Redfish. The Snook and Speckled Trout fishing is also great nearly all year round, and there are also Sheepshead, Bluefish, and Spanish Mackerel to catch close to shore.

There are many natural and artificial reefs offshore of Boca Grande and bottom fishing and/or trolling around these reefs will produce good catches of a variety of reef fish, including Red Snapper, Mangrove, Lane Snapper, Yellowtail Snapper, Gag Grouper, Red Grouper, Kingfish, Mahi-mahi, Wahoo, Amberjacks, Barracuda, and Sharks.

Boca Grande Fishing Prediction

Optimal fishing activity will be between 2 - 6 PM on Thursday.

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data in Boca Grande, you should target one of the following top 6 species for this time of year:

Recommedations above based on 53 local reports and 10 species of fish for December in Boca Grande.

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Latest Boca Grande Fishing Reports

Beautiful Weather And Great Fishing
12/3/2017 1:21:25 PM - The weather here in Boca Grande has been like a Chamber of Commerce ad! The temperatures have been in the mid to upper seventies sunny with a nice breeze. Sounds awful right?

Our Morgan 24 has been completely redone for our Sanibel fishing charters
10/23/2017 10:36:23 AM - We are proud to announce that our 2007 /2017 Morgan 24 is back and ready for our Sanibel fishing charters. We are located out of the Port Sanibel marina at 14341 Port comfort

Fort Myers Fishing Report For October 17 2017
10/20/2017 8:08:27 AM - Inshore fishing in October in the Fort Myers and Sanibel Island area can most often be very productive. Nice sized bait fish have been plentiful before the sunrise but start t

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Top Boca Grande Fishing Charters & Guides

Another Keeper Charters
We provide quality fisherman-direct seafood and deep sea fishing charters in Southwest Florida.

Shallow Water Escape
Captain Jason Semeyn has been guiding anglers for over 10 years, specializing in backcountry and flats fishing.

Tails And Scales Charters
I fish every day and love it. You might not be so fortunate so when you share a day on the water with me I want it to be the Florida backwater fishing experience of your life. Whether you are looking to catch Snook in Stump Pass, Tarpon along Boca G

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Top Boca Grande Bait & Tackle Stores

Boca Grande Marina
Boca Grande Marina, formerly Miller's Marina, is located in the quaint island community of Boca Grande, on one of Southwest Florida’s hidden treasures, Gasparilla Island.

Gasparilla Outfitters
Gasparilla Outfitters, located in the heart of Boca Grande.

Boca Grande Outfitters
Boca Grande Outfitters is Southwest Florida’s most complete saltwater fly fishing and light tackle outfitter. Located in the heart of Boca Grande, Florida, we are the meeting place for the local fly fishing community, since 1997.

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Top Boca Grande Marinas

Gasparilla Marina
GASPARILLA MARINA is the area's largest DEEP WATER MARINA offering direct, uninterrupted access to the waters of CHARLOTTE HARBOR, the GULF OF MEXICO and the world famous BOCA GRANDE PASS, making it both the perfect layover and homeport for large

Boca Grande Marina
Boca Grande Marina, formerly Miller's Marina, is located in the quaint island community of Boca Grande, on one of Southwest Florida’s hidden treasures, Gasparilla Island.

Whidden's Marina
Why not let the Whidden family's years of experience help make your next Boca Grande fishing experience the best ever!

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Latest Fishing Spots

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Weather Forecast

Celsius: 12.9°C
Condition: Partly Cloudy
Humidity: 97%%
Wind: SSE 0.0 mph

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Waning Crescent Moon
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