$135 – 2 or more Per Angler
$179 – Private Charter for 1
Our 5 Hour Kayak Fishing Charter is a great way to get your feet wet by introducing specific kayak angling techniques to get you landing those big fish and get you Kayak Fishing the Flats of Matlacha! Pine Island Sound’s calm and shallow waters are a perfect place to for both experienced and novice anglers to Kayak Fishing! We’ll work the shallow grass flats of Matlacha Pass where we’ll target Redfish, Tarpon, Snook, Mangrove Snapper, Speckled Sea Trout, & a variety of other saltwater species!
**Our day will start early with plenty of onshore instruction, a beach launch, a few more lessons on the water & lots of fishing**
We will cover the following:
Onshore instruction with review of launching and landing, basic paddling techniques, safety, essential gear and clothing, weather, tide & float plan preparation.
How to select & outfit the best fishing kayak to suit your individual needs & budget, including how to secure gear, rigging & tackle (Rods, Reels & Line).
Learn basic bait applications including live bait and artificial lures.
Understanding when, where & how to target the fish you seek! We’ll discuss Time, Tides & Weather, different species of fish found in our waters, their habitats & traits.
Introduction to fishing tactics and gear essentials, landing & safely releasing fish.
Price includes an experienced kayak fishing guide, fully outfitted Fishing Kayak, paddle, PFD, anchor & Fishing
Gear (bait, tackle, rods & reels)
Inclement Weather Policy:
Here at Gulf Coast Kayak your safety and comfort are our highest priorities! If we need to cancel your Kayaking or SUP excursion due to inclement weather, we will contact you ONE HOUR prior to your scheduled departure time and do our best to reschedule you. If there is threat of a thunderstorm, lightning, high winds or other severe weather, we will not put you on the water.
Due to the nature of this activity, times and availability are subject to change. Please call us if you have any questions.
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