Snapper Fishing Near Cape Coral & Ft. Myers

Snapper Fishing Charter in Fort Myers

“I try to send everyone home with a box of snapper.” – Capt. Craig

Snapper fishing off the shores of Ft. Myers and Cape Coral is sure to be a memorable experience for any angler. Capt. Craig Best of Crabby Charters brings anglers up to 50 miles offshore, deep into federal waters, to offer the best chance at bringing home a full box of snapper. While snapper fish are not known for their strength, they are famed the world over for their incredible taste.

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The waters near Cape Coral and Fort Myers are primarily home to lane, mangrove and vermillion snapper. Red snapper fish are not uncommon but they do have a unique open season, which makes bagging one a rarity. All species of snapper are absolutely delicious, and fish cleaning from Capt. Craig is included in all charters.

Fort Myers Snapper Fishing Charter

All Day Snapper Fishing
  • $1,550.00 for 1 - 4 passengers
  • The best chance at encountering swarms of snapper
10 Hour Snapper Fishing
  • $1,350.00 for 1 - 4 passengers
8 Hour Snapper Fishing
  • $1,100.00 for 1 - 4 passengers
American Red Snapper Fishing Charter
  • $1,650.00 for 1 - 4 passengers
  • Only Available 6/1/2019 - 8/1/2019

 


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Florida Gulf Coast Snapper Fishing Regulations

The state of Florida uses an aggregate bag limit of ten snappers per person, meaning guests can bring home up to ten snapper fish of any species unless otherwise specified. Capt. Craig travels past the nine-mile marker of state waters, taking guests deep into federal waters which have their own regulations. Federal waters have a reef fish aggregate which contains the snapper aggregate.

 
Vermilion Snapper
  • Min Size Limit: 10” TL
  • Bag Limit: 10 per person within Snapper aggregate
  • Harvest Season: Year-round
Mangrove Snapper
  • Min Size Limit: 10” TL
  • Bag Limit: 10 per person within Snapper aggregate
  • Harvest Season: Year-round
Lane Snapper
  • Min Size Limit: 8” TL
  • Bag Limit: 10 per person within Snapper aggregate, 20 per person under reef aggregate
  • Harvest Season: Year-round

 

Red and Gag Grouper Caught on Florida Deep Sea Fishing Charter
Red Grouper with Beautiful Markings Caught on Ft Myers Charter
Big Red Grouper Caught on Florida Deep Sea Fishing Charter
Shark Fishing in Ft Myers with Crabby Charters
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We hope clients will respect the years of work we spent locating the best fishing spots in the area. Please refrain from using GPS mapping during our trips, but feel free to take as many photos as you please! 

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Red and Gag Grouper Caught on Florida Deep Sea Fishing Charter
Red Grouper with Beautiful Markings Caught on Ft Myers Charter
Big Red Grouper Caught on Florida Deep Sea Fishing Charter
Shark Fishing in Ft Myers with Crabby Charters