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Captain Van Hubbard Fishing Charters

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260 Maryland Ave, Stump Pass Marina, Englewood, FL 34224-7002
+1 941-468-4017
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Two Great Trips

We took Captain Van out twice during our stay in Englewood FL during February 2017. This guide is... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2017
jtmalachowski
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Decatur, Illinois
Family fishing with Captain Van

We went for a half day trip with Captain Van in April 2016. He was professional and totally... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2017
dshay703
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Tully, New York
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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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260 Maryland Ave, Stump Pass Marina, Englewood, FL 34224-7002
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Reviewed February 27, 2017

We took Captain Van out twice during our stay in Englewood FL during February 2017. This guide is professional, prepared and knows where the fish are. Two different kinds of trips (off-shore and in-shore) were two great mornings. I would highly recommend having Capt. Van...More

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Reviewed February 19, 2017

We went for a half day trip with Captain Van in April 2016. He was professional and totally prepared to go upon our arrival. We have 3 kids and he hustled all morning to keep the lines baited and in the water. We caught over...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Was on a family vacation, visiting before the kids went back to school in Englewood, FL. Wanted to do something with our 7 and 9 year old boys and decided to look for an adventure. Found Captain Van on a web search and was a...More

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Reviewed August 22, 2016

I had the pleasure of taking a half-day fishing trip with Captain Van on August 21, 2016. He wanted to know what kind of fishing we were interested in doing, and we said we'd like the best tasting fish to eat. We had amazing luck!...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2016

Enjoyed our trip with Captain Van! Must have caught at least 15 snook! Can't thank him enough for the best fishing trip ever! Will be back when we can keep at least one SNOOK! Thank you Captain!! R&R Burge Saint Petersburg FL

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Reviewed June 24, 2016

This morning, I took my 12- and 9-YO kids on a private charter with Captain Hubbard - it was a great trip. We caught and released over 30 snook. He was super accommodating with my kids, who had a great time.

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Reviewed March 23, 2016

This was our second trip with Capt Van and both were just amazing! Capt Van is so good with the kids, has a rich knowledge of area, nature and knows where to catch fish!!! You will have an awesome experience that will be a lifelong...More

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Reviewed March 19, 2016

I found Captain Van Hubbard on the internet looking to charter a fishing trip while we were on vacation. Needless to say after reading many reviews we were not disappointed. My husband and I and three kids, ages 14, 13 and 11, went and caught...More

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Reviewed January 2, 2016

Our trip was amazing. On Dec 26th we went out. Two men - two women. Capt Van asked us what fish we wanted. He proceeded to take us out to different spots to catch the Snook, Sea trout and Jack's. We caught 7 different species...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2015

Great fishing trip with Van Hubbard! We had 2 Dads, Grandpa and 3 boys (age 11-12). He does all the work on the fishing lines and found a couple great spots. Everyone caught fish and we had several keepers that he cleaned and we took...More

Thank Mike V
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