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Sanibel Fishing

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Fabulous day on the water!

We charters for a 4 hour time period for out family of three, myself, my husband and our 17 yr old... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
Cape Coral, Florida

If you want "live off the hook", fresh caught Trout, on your plate tonight, go with Capt. Dave... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
Cape Coral, Florida
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Fishing Charters for Sanibel Island, Captiva Island, and North Captiva Island. USGC Licensed and Insured. Fishing, Shelling or sight seeing, the family is welcome.
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11401 Andy Rosse Lane, McCarthy's Marina, Captiva Island, FL 33957-3222
+1 239-410-7194
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We charters for a 4 hour time period for out family of three, myself, my husband and our 17 yr old son. Captain Dave was waiting at the dock for us - all bait and tackle ready to go. The first location was about 3...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

If you want "live off the hook", fresh caught Trout, on your plate tonight, go with Capt. Dave! Myself and two of my friends went out with Capt Dave this past Saturday. We felt like Queens. Never had to touch a minnow or take a...More

Thank TRIB2
Reviewed 4 November 2017

First of all, I love to live bait fish and Captain Dave had all different types of bait for our half day fishing trip. Dave had great equipment, was quick to keep bait on our rods and amazingly skilled to cast right next to piers...More

Thank Islandwantabe
Reviewed 11 October 2017

My wife and I had an amazing day of fishing with Dave! This was my first time and I can't wait to come back and fish more with Dave. My wife has been on several charters and she said this was the most fish, and...More

Thank Bill L
Reviewed 2 July 2017

A few days ago was my fourth trip with Dave, he has yet to not impress. A great mix of grouper, snapper and trout. We went home with a cooler full of fish that provided 2 nice dinners. Dave is super friendly, polite and just...More

Thank Jackie K
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We would rate our fishing and shelling trip with Captain Dave a 10 star. Very prompt, great at contact for times, his boat is spotless clean, and great fishing guide super nice!! FOUND THE FISH ! If we are lucky enough to get to return...More

Thank Karen J
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

We had a great bay fishing expedition and all four of us caught a variety of fish - redfish, grouper, Pompano, sea trout, snapper, bluefish, and even a small shark! Dave is a patient and knowledgeable guide. We spent the last hour shelling on a...More

Thank Mobile618809
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Captain Dave did a great job from beginning to end. We wanted to take our daughters (8 and 11) to give them a chance to see things tourists don’t always see, try fishing in the ocean, and explore some hard-to-reach beaches. We were able to...More

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 25 September 2016

My husband and I went on a fishing and shelling trip with Captain Dave and we had a great time. Everything was excellent.

Thank juliaweingart
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

After having a good time with Dave 2 years ago, my son absolutely wanted to return to Dave to go fishing. This time he was lucky to make a really nice catch only on our second stop: 33 inches and 14 pound, biggest fish he...More

Thank JBesier
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21 June 2017|
Response from David A | Property representative |
Yes Andrewsfishing can accommodate a person on crutches. When you make your arrangements for the trip make sure Captain Dave is made aware ahead of time.