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Local Knowledge of SWFL

Your Home of Backcountry Fishing

Captain Mike 

Mike Hatcher is a Certified 100 Ton Master Captain with over 15 years of experience in both Freshwater and Saltwater. He was born and raised in Naples, FL and fishing has always been a part of his life. Whether you are new to fishing or a seasoned angler, he takes great pride in providing the best fishing experience to everyone on his boat. Southwest Florida is home to some of the best fishing in the world. Let us show you how to fish the Florida way!

To book your next Charter call Capt. Mike at 239-384-8626.

Florida Fishing, Florida Style.


20 Ft Release Flats Boat

Fully equipped with all your fishing needs, including Fishing License.

Also included:

  • Top of the line Rods and Reels
  • Trolling Motor
  • Power Pole
  • Yamaha 4 Stroke Outboard Motor
  • Cooler with ice (Food and drinks not provided)

4 Passenger Max on Board

Fishing Destination

Your fishing destination takes place in parts of Naples Bay and throughout the 10,000 Islands. Cruise along the mangrove estuaries while traveling through the backwaters of the Everglades and get ready to fish!!


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Thank you for your interest in Local Knowledge of SWFL. Your home of Backcountry Fishing! Have a question?  Need prices?  Drop us a line and we will answer any questions or inquiries you may have. Happy Fishing!!