Fort Myers, named after Colonel Abraham Myers, is the gateway to some of the best fishing in Southwest Florida. Two of the most famous residents were Thomas Edison and Henry Ford, who both owned winter homes there and often fished together. With fantastic flats and back bay fishing, and plentiful nearshore reefs, Fort Myers is a top destination for fishing in Florida.
Inshore fishing around Fort Myers offers some of the best Snook fishing anywhere in the country. There is also excellent Bonefish, Permit, Pompano, Redfish, Spotted Trout, Tarpon and Shark fishing. Off the beaches, you will find many different species of fish to tug on the end of the line, including Cobia, King Mackerel, and Spanish Mackerel.
Fishing the many reefs offshore of Fort Myers offers some of the best grouper and snapper fishing in the country. Huge Black Grouper, Gag Grouper, and Red Grouper are frequently caught here, as well as many different species of Snapper. There is also good Amberjack and Triggerfish to be found around most reefs. Further offshore you can catch Billfish such as Blue Marlin and Sailfish, Dolphin (Mahi-mahi), many different species of Tuna, and Wahoo.
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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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