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Address: 6460 Sanibel Captiva Rd, Castaways Marina Slip #1, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2016
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+1 239-281-1963
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Come see how generations have lived off the sea. How crabbers fish, see...

Come see how generations have lived off the sea. How crabbers fish, see oyster bars and learn how the water has its own rules and highways. Take a trip to Ft Myers Beach and get a up close look at working shrimp boats, or just bounce around from island to island for some cool island drinks and great local food. Give us a call for some great fishing, shelling, sunset cruises and much more.

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Backwater fishing excursion

We had a great time, fishing was slow but we all got at least one, and got to see some dolphins body surf the wake. Capt. Joe was a great guide very personable and lot of fun... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris Y
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time, fishing was slow but we all got at least one, and got to see some dolphins body surf the wake. Capt. Joe was a great guide very personable and lot of fun. Looking forward to going again.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time! We saw at least 8 dolphins, a manta ray, pelicans, frickets, mullets, osprey. Highly recommend

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Thank Moira Q
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This was such a fun ride. The shelling is awesome and Captain Joe is such a nice guy. We highly recommend checking this out!

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Thank Andrea D
Gahanna, Ohio
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We eagerly anticipated our trip with Captain Joe before even arriving on our vacation. He was so nice even via texts, and he made it clear that the excursion's agenda would be determined by what we wanted to do. Some of our family of 6 wanted to go shelling; we all wanted to fish; we all wanted to see dolphins.... More 

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Thank thnkgd4kds
Parry Sound, Canada
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

We went for a six hour back bay exploration with Capt. Joe who was a great story teller and so knowledgeable about all the wildlife in the area - heard interesting stories of old Sanibel, saw manatees, dolphins, birds and, of course, fish! Enjoyed the day so much we booked another day with Barefoot with Capt. Trevor who was amazing... More 

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Thank Lorie T
Raleigh, North Carolina
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

The first day we went out searching for shells with Captain Joe. We had a blast on the boat and got a great sense of Sanibel and Captiva from the water. Joe was an excellent guide (and story teller) and we came home with a TON of shells! The next day we went fishing with Captain Trevor (half day/inshore). Only... More 

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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

CAPT. TREVOR very knowledgeable and all around nice guy with plenty of good spots we hit grouper, snapper, Sheep head saw some giant sea turtles and dolphins. Thanks for putting us on some serious fish it was a great time see you again soon!

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Thank Jonathan B
Toronto, Canada
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48 reviews
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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

What a blast we had. Capt Joe showed us dolphins and manatee up close and took us to a secluded beach on North Captiva. We were treated to some secret fishing holes as well. Would recommend booking your Fishing trips with Barefoot and Capt Joe. His stories alone worth the price of admission.

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Thank mgreene787
Los Angeles, California
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63 reviews
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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Just came back from a great day with Captain Joe. So much fun! His stories, knowledge about the area, and carefree attitude ensured a great time. We fished, saw dolphins playing around the boat, toured the area, beachcombed, and laughed a lot. Thank you Captain!

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Cape Coral, Florida
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We had the BEST day on the water with Captain Trevor! We visited Cayo Costa and fished for hours. Trevor was wonderful with all of us, but he especially went of of his way to help our 10-year-old celebrate his birthday. We are locals and have decided to do this again every few months and each and every time we... More 

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