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Address: 260 Maryland Ave, Stump Pass Marina, Englewood, FL 34224
Phone Number: +1 941-468-4017
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Description: Captain Van Hubbard USCG Fishing Guide since 1976 from Venice to Boca...
Captain Van Hubbard USCG Fishing Guide since 1976 from Venice to Boca Grande Florida knows the waters and habitat sharing with you the safest, most pleasurable and rewarding charter. Customized to your specific desires, yet never compromizing in safety. Inshore and backcountry sportfishing and eco tours from a 23 feet safe, comfortable Dorado bayboat. In additon to fishing from beginner to pro, we offer nature/photography tours and waterfront real estate tours. Children over age 6 with their family are welcome! Limit of 4 persons per charter.
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Great with rookies

My daughter and I spent a great morning today with Captain Van. He was ready and waiting for us at the dock and it within minutes we were at the spot and my daughter caught a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

My daughter and I spent a great morning today with Captain Van. He was ready and waiting for us at the dock and it within minutes we were at the spot and my daughter caught a Jack on the first cast. We (she more than me) caught more than our fair share of snapper and she landed a big snook.... More 

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Fullerton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

My buddy and I spent a day fishing with Capt Van, It was first class from the start. Captain Van was waiting for us on the dock with the engine running and the bait tank filled. We were on the spot in just a few minutes, with the snook popping and snapper everywhere. Capt Van was patient, teaching us the... More 

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Mooresville North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Capt. Van Hubbard met us at the WannaB Resort dock. He was very friendly and was a great coach to Tom and I that had never fished for snook. His bait tank was full of fresh caught pilchards or white fish bait. We started fishing immediately and with his coachng we quickly landed lots of small snook.As the tide turned... More 

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Blairstown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This is the second year in a row that my family spent the day fishing with Captain Van and we were not disappointed. We highly recommend him.

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Venice, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Called on Friday and Capt Van was able to take us out on Sunday. We are new to fishing and Capt Van made it so easy and so much fun. We caught a Pompano on the very first cast. We also got a trout. After the trip the we stuck around and had our fished cooked up and served. Delicious!!!... More 

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Waite Park, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I called Captain Van on a Tuesday and told him I was in town Wed and Thur and would like to book a charter. This was extremely short notice but he made it work! He asked me what he wanted out of the trip and that he would be able to customize it to our tastes. I told him I'd... More 

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Osceola, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We had a great day on the water with Captain Van. He worked very hard to make sure we were comfortable, and catching fish. Very knowledgeable & friendly. Boat and equipment are top notch. We will certainly be back.

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denver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

We had a great time w/ Captain Van! He is the most knowledgeable & experienced captain we have ever fished with. We highly recommend him!

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Arvada, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

This was my second time fishing with Captain Van and both times were wonderful! I fished with my sons and we could not have had a better day on the water. As always it was an incredible learning experience. I am pretty sure you can not find a better guide on the waters around stump pass!

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Went fishing with Captain Van for a day, it was a great day. We caught so many fish and Van put us on the fish consistently throughout the day. He was very helpful with pointers and very friendly. I would recommend him over any other guide in the area. 4 thumbs way up!

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Address: 260 Maryland Ave, Stump Pass Marina, Englewood, FL 34224
Phone Number: +1 941-468-4017
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Englewood

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