Captain Fred is one of the top Daytona Beach fishing guides in the region. Since 1985, he has been an active angler, fishing daily in the waters surrounding New Smyrna Beach, including the world famous Mosquito Lagoon, Indian River, Banana River, Spruce Creek, and Ponce Inlet. Captain Fred also has many years of international experience. His fishing adventures have taken him to many locales: the Bahamas, Cuba, Indonesia, Thailand, Madagascar, and several islands throughout the Indian Sea.
In 2000, Captain Fred became a professional fishing guide. He now earns his living by teaching others “the tricks of the trade” that he has acquired over the past 30 years. As an amiable and patient guide, he will ensure your day on the water is a success!
For the Novice Angler
Capt. Fred is here for you! If you’re a novice angler, you’ll quickly learn how to use light tackle and spinning gear, including Shimano, Stradic, Substain, and Stella. Captain Fred also will teach you about which baits to use: mullet, pinfish, or jumbo shrimp. Under his guidance, Captain Fred will make your first monster catch a memorable one!
If you’re an accomplished angler, Captain Fred enjoys sharing his knowledge and the techniques that he has accumulated over the years as a Daytona Beach fishing charter. He will explain how to read and use the tides, moon phases, and currents to locate and land a trophy fish. For the expert, game fish will provide the challenge and thrill that you are seeking.