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Address: 15351 Briarcrest Cir, Fort Myers, FL 33912-6398
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+1 239-851-9600
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08:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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FishSkinner Fishing Charters is a Fort Myers fishing charter and fishing...

FishSkinner Fishing Charters is a Fort Myers fishing charter and fishing guide service located in the Fort Myers Beach - Sanibel Island area of Florida. We fish inshore for Snook, Redfish, Trout, Shark and Tarpon. We also offer a variety of Sightseeing and Eco Tours to the beautiful Island of Cayo Costa. If you have any questions please call or email for more information.

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We did a 8 hour day of fishing. We caught a lot of different kinds of fish. It was worth every penny. We had a great time

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Colleen K
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Wyoming, Minnesota
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Wyoming, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We did a 8 hour day of fishing. We caught a lot of different kinds of fish. It was worth every penny. We had a great time

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Stockholm, Sweden
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We were a family who went on a half day fishing trip with Skinner. It was obvious that this is not something the captain does for the live of fishing but much more as a job. He spent most of the transport part of the trip fiddling with his phone and just made sure that we caught some small fish... More 

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DeSkinner, Manager at FishSkinner Charters, responded to this review

We at FishSkinner Charters are sorry to hear that your fishing excursion was not what you had hoped for. Our captain, along with captains that we recommend strive to provide our clients with a memorable experience. If at any point during the trip your captain was on an electronic device, it was because you were on smaller fish and he... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Wes was super nice. However, we had 6 guys and between 6 of us we only caught 6 total fish. It took at least an hour of our time to get to the spot and catch the bait. Fun experience since we had never done that before. But for sure not worth the amount of money we spent. Disappointing. Then... More 

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Thank Chuck J
Pompton Lakes, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Easy to book web site. FishSkinner Charters. Capt Wes worked hard to make our trip successful. We caught Permit, Snook, Spanish Mackeral, Sanbar Sharks.

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Thank 28lawrenceg
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

What a fantastic day!! 4 boats, 16 guests, great captains. Beautiful weather, lots of fish!! We will definitely be back next year and highly recommend! We saw lots of dolphins and many other wild life. The only thing I suggest is bringing your own speaker & music. The boats did not have this.

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Thank jreyers
tucson
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

Captain Wes met us at the dock ready to fish. We were able to fish the entire time and didn't need to spend time getting bait. We caught over 4 types of fish. I would recommend this for vacationers just wanting to get out on the water for the afternoon.

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Thank swdutchie
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

My friend and I went out with Capt. Wes this Saturday. We had the time of our lives. We were on the fish all day. We caught kingfish, cobia, tripletail, shark, and snapper. It was an awesome day and we will be enjoying fish dinners for many nights! Capt. Wes provided a super fun day. He is just a fun... More 

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Thank Aimee S
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Great time! Capt Wes put us on the fish and we slayed all day! My kids had the best time!! They never caught such big fish!!! Thanks for a great day Capt! Till next time!! Keep it reel!!

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Thank Deana C
Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Put us on fish, good guide. Reds and snook. Would recommanded to friends and family, plan on going again.

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Blackwood, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

Had a great day on the water with Captain Wes. We did some backwater fishing catching some Trout,Redfish, lady fish, snook. The family had a great relaxing trip And really enjoyed it.

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