Fishing Southwest Florida , Estero Bay & Pine Island Sound

Fishing for memories....

Jacobs 8 lb Jack

About Captain Brad:

Captain Brad runs a Shearwater 22' bay boat, which provides the ultimate in versatility.  He specializes in Estero Bay, and is a member of the Fish Tale Marina Pro Staff in the desirable tourist destination area of Fort Myers Beach Florida.

Southwest Florida is home to some great fishing.  Redfish, snook, permit, grouper,  trout, triple tail and tarpon are just some of the many species to be found.

Captain Brad has been fishing since he was a boy, growing up along the Chesapeake Bay in MD.  And he's been fishing southwest Florida for the past 15 years.  It's definitely a passion, and he loves sharing it!  Whether it's the single angler, a few fishing buddies set on testing their skills, or a family out to create some lasting memories, Capt. Brad has the area knowledge, the skill set, and the passionate love of the sport to make it an enjoyable time on the water.

Be sure to visit the "Fishing SouthWest Florida Blog" page on this site.  It's got useful tips, and information about current conditions in this fishing area.


What to Bring:

Captain Brad is Coast Guard licensed and approved.  All rods, tackle, fishing license, water and ice are provided.  

Please bring sunscreen, any specific snacks and drinks you may prefer, and some kind of a hat is always handy.  Sunglasses (polarized if possible) are a must.  

And come prepared for a great time on the water!  You never know what you might see - dolphin and manatee sightings, sharks wandering by, and seahorses have been spotted on occasion, as well as some surprising species of fish.


Where to meet:

Pickup is usually at Fish Tale Marina on Fort Myers Beach.   Fish-Tale Marina is located at 7225 Estero Blvd. on the south end of Fort Myers Beach behind Santini Marina Plaza. 

Contact Captain Brad:

Please feel free to  contact Capt. Brad with any questions you may have.   Phone number (239) 450-1476

Moonlite Charters - backwater fishing in the beautiful waters of Southwest Florida