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Captain Mike Merritt's Native Guide Service

#3 of 14 things to do in Chokoloskee Features Animals
19 Plantation Dr, Chokoloskee, FL 34141
+1 561-795-3437
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Went fishing with Capt Mike on May 24th and 25th. He is the real deal. We caught fish in every spot... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey
The Snook are back

I just returned from a very productive snook trip with Mike.... Its taken several years since the... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
West Palm Beach, Florida
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Fishing Charters in the Everglades National Park. Fishing out of Chokoloskee Island Resort. Fishing the Everglades 10,000 Islands for redfish, trout, snook, tarpon, and cobia. I have 1/2 day and full day fishing charters available year round. $650. Per day, $475, 1/2 day charter. I am a native Floridian, and a 3rd generation fisherman of this area and know how to put you on fish I know if you are a happy client you will recommend me to others so I work hard to make my clients happy.
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19 Plantation Dr, Chokoloskee, FL 34141
+1 561-795-3437
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Went fishing with Capt Mike on May 24th and 25th. He is the real deal. We caught fish in every spot he took us. Caught over 40 snook, a couple of redfish a goliath grouper and mangrove snapper. If you want to catch fish Mike...More

1  Thank judkul
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I just returned from a very productive snook trip with Mike.... Its taken several years since the freezes of 2009 and 2010 to repopulate the species... but they are definitely back now. We had good luck on a trout flat too. Last year my son...More

1  Thank smcgaughey2017
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We just got back from fishing with Mike 5/26/17 and 5/27/17. It was a group of 6 and Mike had another guide join us. We had an awesome time and they put us on fish both days and he even let us fish for shark....More

1  Thank sstokarz
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Went out two days with Captain Mike, one with great conditions, and the other in tough conditions, and on both days Mike's flexibility and willingness to go the extra mile for his clients allowed us to have really great times and catch tons of big...More

1  Thank James L
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Had a great day out with capt mike. Caught heaps of big fish. Mike worked hard to put is on all species and big ones at that. Hreat xheartwr and strongly recommend mike of your coming to this area.

1  Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I have fished more than a dozen times with Capt. Mike. Each fishing day is a memorable experience in terms of catching and enjoying the unique waters. At dinner post fishing or breakfast the next morning, while others are talking about 'ok' fishing, I can...More

1  Thank Charlene C
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We fished in tough conditions and Mikes optimism and flexibility were fantastic. It seemed like no one else was catching fish and we methodically put together an epic day. The only explanation is a lifetime of experience from a master craftsman. We came down for...More

1  Thank vandemotter
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Great trip yesterday with Capt Mike. He knows places to fish that 99.9% of the world would cruise right by. Solid gear, technique, and bait.

1  Thank Doug B
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Just finished my first fishing trip in Ten Thousand Islands National Park with Captain Mike Merritt. Not knowing what to expect, I quickly became impressed with his knowledge of the area and experience on these waters as he put us right on a school of...More

2  Thank Ramblindude
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Having fished With Captain Mike previously there was no question as to who to book for our most recent Everglades fishing trip. My fishing buddy and I just spent two more fantastic days fishing the 10,000 Islands under Captain Mike Merritt's guidance and again we...More

1  Thank Classic222
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