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About Fish The Salt
Captain Tim Daugherty welcomes angles of all experience levels, children & adults, from the beginner to the seasoned pro. Southwest Florida offers some of the finest backcountry light tackle fishing in the world. The Southwest coast including Estero Bay, Naples, Marco Island, and down through the 10,000 Islands offers some of the finest backcountry light tackle spin & fly fishing in the country. This area lends us pristine bays, mangroves, oyster bars, tidal estuaries, and passes. Our paradise contains miles of shorelines and grass flats attracting some of the best in shallow water fishing. The four most sought after game fish including tarpon, snook, trout, and redfish can be targeted on a year round basis. Backcountry fishing is so popular because it typically offers protected year round calm waters. Whether it's fly fishing the grass flats or sight fishing the white sand beaches and mangroves you are sure to always have an amazing experience out on the water!
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2SpoiledBrats wrote a review Mar 2020
Naples, Florida2 contributions1 helpful vote
Spent a half day with Captain Tim in the back waters around Marco Island. Caught lots of fish and enough keepers for dinner tonite. Knowledgeable Captain, moved us around to take advantage of the tides and keep us on fish throughout the morning. Highly recommended, and we’re
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Richard K wrote a review Feb 2020
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Tim is an excellent guide, very knowledgeable and patient. We had two novice fisherman on our trip and he explained things well and we caught probably 40 fish. Most of the fish were not keeper size, but we were having fun. He filleted them and we had them for supper that night.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Jenny D wrote a review Dec 2019
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My husband and I have been fishing with Captain Tim for several years now. He is absolutely the best! Novice fisherman? He is kind and patient and provides excellent instruction. Expert fisherman? He lets you do your thing but makes sure that you're having the best experience
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Jake M wrote a review Nov 2019
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Tim was excellent. He not only was punctual and ready for us, but he immediately put us on fish. We caught plenty for dinner and some. I can’t guarantee you’ll catch enough for dinner but I can promise he will do everything he can to make sure you have a great experience. Unless
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Date of experience: November 2019
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MEKEB wrote a review Apr 2019
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After our daughter and son-in-law came back with great reviews of fishing with Captain Tim (a few times!), we knew we had to take other visiting family members. From seasoned anglers to "newbies," we all caught several types of fish. Captain Tim is pleasant, patient, and knows
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Date of experience: March 2019
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