We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Everglades City Fishing Charters

Features Animals
101 Buckner Ave., Everglades National Park, FL 34139
+1 239-253-9926
Review Highlights
Amazing people, amazing fishing

We took a charter with Captain Austin. He was great! My kids (8 and 10 years old) had the best... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Chicago, Illinois
This is why you fish with a guide

I was sent to the area to write estimates for the damage caused by the hurricane. We had one day... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Jim R
Read all 33 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Everglades City Fishing Charters offers 4, 6, and 8 hr fishing trips in the Everglades National Park for up to 4 anglers. We have 2 boats to chose from. We specialize in fishing the calm waters of the Everglades National Park and 10,000 Islands.
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“captain brandon” (18 reviews)
“trout” (8 reviews)
“black drum” (4 reviews)
101 Buckner Ave., Everglades National Park, FL 34139
+1 239-253-9926
Write a ReviewReviews (33)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We took a charter with Captain Austin. He was great! My kids (8 and 10 years old) had the best time. Austin and the first mate (I can't remember his name) were so great with my kids. We caught a ton of trout. Even a...More

Thank pammys10
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I was sent to the area to write estimates for the damage caused by the hurricane. We had one day off in a month of solid work and we all decided to charter a guide for a once in a lifetime shot at some fishing....More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I have fished the 10,000 islands area since 1974 and have had my own boat since 2008. I booked a charter to help the area get back on it's feet after Hurricane Irma and it was WELL worth it! We caught more fish in a...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 12 August 2017

My son and I have been fishing with Captain Brandon for several years during our vacations in August and over the Christmas holidays. He is a master of the back country and has put us on backwater slams almost every trip. And we always come...More

Thank A J
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I have fished with Brandon many times over the past 5 years. I go back to see him every time I'm in the Naples area. Definitely worth the drive (beautiful in the AM) to go down and do some back country fishing. Brandon knows the...More

Thank Dav3hartpond
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Captain Austin is an excellent charter captain, who knows the waters of the 10,000 islands well, and knows how to catch fish on top of it! It was an excellent trip and we will be back again to this hard working family run business. Thank...More

Thank upnorthguideservice1
Reviewed 20 March 2017

My son, nephew and I have been coming to Everglades city to fish for 5 years, Captain Brandon Acosta is a true pro and runs great trips out of Everglades City. He also owns the local bait and tackle shop (Everglades City Bait and Tackle)...More

1  Thank Dantesfamily
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This was my second and third trip with Captain Brandon and I will be back for a fourth, fifth and sixth. Brandon knows where to find the fish! He's a southern gentleman that makes you feel at home. No pressure, kick back on the boat...More

Thank Leslie S
Reviewed 24 January 2017

My friend and I recently had a great educational fishing adventure with Captain Austin. We penetrated some of the mangrove ""water ways" and were rewarded with a variety of fish including Snook, Red fish, Lady fish, Drum and Tarpon. Austin is the "real deal" with...More

Thank brufner
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We dropped into Everglades City on a whim in July. Captain Austin was unavailable, so his son Brandon took us out. My wife and 11 year son were not experienced at fishing. Brandon was polite, patient, nice, conversational, interesting and put us on a lot...More

Thank boblack8887
Nearby Restaurants
Sweet Mayberry's Cafe Inc.
385 reviews
.31 km away
Triad Seafood Market & Cafe
510 reviews
.81 km away
Camellia Street Grill
1,371 reviews
.99 km away
City Seafood
1,065 reviews
1.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Captain Mike Merritt's Native Guide Service
91 reviews
1.59 km away
Museum of the Everglades
290 reviews
.21 km away
Gulf Coast Visitor Center
206 reviews
.82 km away
Tour The Glades - Private Wildlife Tours
820 reviews
.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Everglades City Fishing Charters staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines