Capt. Mark Bennett
Fish the calm unspoiled waters of Boca Grande, Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound known for the best inshore flats fishing in Florida. Captain Mark Bennett, a Florida native, has a lifetime of experience fishing the west coast of Florida.
A full time fishing guide since 1992, with the experience and patience to guide you to your trophy.
Tarpon, snook, redfish, tripletail and cobia are just a few of the species that roam the flats, backcountry and beaches off of Florida's southwest coast.
Light tackle specialist
Over 22 years full time guiding experience
4, 6, and 8 hour backcountry fishing charters
Tarpon fishing charters: March thru November
private charters - 1 to 4 passengers
24' custom center console
16' Silver King flats skiff
All licenses and top notch tackle provided
All major credit cards accepted
For a list of open dates see the fishing report
June 2012 Sport Fishing Magazine Article:
"Sharked! True Tales of Trophies Taken by the Tax Man"
by Doug Olander
May 2010 Sport Fishing Magazine Article:
"The Sport of Kings, 14 of the World's Top Tarpon Destinations"
Listed Boca Grande and Capt. Mark Bennett
as the number one tarpon fishing destination in the world.
Featured in: "Sport Fishing Magazine", "Florida Sportsman" and "Saltwater Sportsman" in several articles over the last two decades.
Video footage shot on my boat featured on:
National Geographic TV's "Hooked: Flying Monsters"
Discovery Channel's "Man vs. Fish"
Rather than bragging on past successes,
I would like to show you first hand what tarpon fishing is all about.
Check out my new video page.
I feel these videos showcase my passion for tarpon fishing in the best way possible.
If you are thinking about fishing in Florida give me a call or email.
I will be more than happy to help you make a decision on where/when to go.
Tarpon fishing is my passion, I can answer a lot of questions about my area as well as other areas I don't fish.
I am always available to discuss your trip.
For Information and reservations:
Capt. Mark Bennett
(Do not send texts to this number, this is a land line)
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