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Down South Charters - Capt. Mike Schmidt
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16 Mar 2017
“Great family fun”
20 Jun 2016
“Captain Mike: "The Fish Whisperer"”
Down South Charters offers an extravagant experiance of fishing in the backwaters of the 10,000 Islands and Everglades National Park.
525 Newport Dr, Naples, FL 34114-9785
+1 239-595-0781
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

We wanted to do an airboat tour and decided on down south based off of reviews. This company did not disappoint. We loved the communication headsets and the boat was fun to ride. Our guide pointed out all the numerous types of birds and landscape,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Sara50312
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Great day on the water with Captain Mike! He is an excellent guide and highly recommend to anyone looking for some solid fishing. He really knows the local waters and how to target the fish. Captain Mike: "The Fish Whisperer". Mike is extremely knowledgable, patient,...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank jhood83
Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

Captain Mike is a fantastic guide. We caught a bunch of fish and kept the snapper. Got enough for a solid meal. The sightseeing was also awesome. We saw endangered Sawtooth Shark and Manatees, also saw Dolphins, Sea Turtles, a huge Drum (caught and released),...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank LGrear
Reviewed 9 March 2015

Capt. Mike Schmidt is an excellent guide. He knows the waters, where to find fish and how to catch them. I had two great days of fishing. Capt. Mike's boat is first-class: comfortable, safe, and very well maintained. Highest rating!

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank awohlman
Reviewed 18 November 2014

Awesome day on the water with Capt. Mike(11/16/14)! We caught 8 species of fish with steady action all day...while adding a nice redfish and a fat sheepshead to the cooler. Mike was great with my nephews(11 & 13) and we all had a blast catching...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank bever1323
Reviewed 21 September 2014 via mobile

Mike did a great job on our Saturday morning fishing excursion on our honeymoon! He was willing to take us fishing on a last minute request and we had a great time! Never a dull moment. Caught many different kinds of fish and used different...More

Thank Bridget I
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Mike is now crushing it Off-Shore..! He's got everything covered! His local knowledge & experience is outstanding! If you really like to catch fish....

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank John J
Reviewed 31 May 2014

I booked a trip with Capt. Mike on 5-27-14. I took my 2 teenage sons with me. We went out in the gulf about 6 miles. We caught fish for 5 straight hours. We caught so many fish we have no idea how many fish...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank Sammy Q
Reviewed 16 April 2014

I booked a trip with Capt'n Mike this past Sunday for my Dads B day present. We spoke on Saturday to touch base and he informed me we may be venturing near shore as the inshore fishing wasn't that hot. While it didn't sound like...More

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank MikeSpinosa
Reviewed 7 April 2014

Its always great to be out on the water but if your an avid fisherman it's even better to have an amazing day of catch and release. A buddy of mine came down from Tampa to see what all the fuss was about with my...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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