If you have questions about a fishing charter, check out our frequently asked questions and answers.

Where do you fish?

All of our charters run out of Charlotte Harbor and Boca Grande.

Do we need to buy a fishing license?

No. Your charter includes your fishing license for the trip.

How many people can you accommodate?

We can have up to 4 people per charter (plus the captain).

What if we have a large group?

Capt. Justin has a network of skilled guides he can schedule for you for a group fishing charter.

Are you fully licensed and insured?

Yes. Capt. Justin’s licensing and insurance exceed the requirements by the state and the U.S. Coast Guard.

Can we keep our catch?

Yes — provided the species we catch are in season and the fish are within legal size limits.

Are children welcome?

Yes. We love taking kids fishing!

What happens if the weather is bad?

Weather cancellations are up to Capt. Justin. Should the weather cause Capt. Justin to cancel the charter, you will be given the option to reschedule or receive a refund for any money that was paid in advance.

What should we bring?

  • Weather appropriate clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Snacks & drinks

What should we not bring?

  • GPS units
  • Boots or shoes with black marking soles
  • Spray-on sunscreen
  • Coolers – leave coolers in your vehicle. We have plenty of space for your snacks and drinks in the boat’s coolers.

Book your dream fishing charter!

Come enjoy Boca Grande's amazing fishing and beautiful scenery with Captain Justin Cauffman!