We are not a booking service where no one fishes…but the complete opposite. A group of Southwest Florida fishing guides that have gotten together as a TEAM, under the best conditions to provide you with the finest service Southwest Florida fishing guide industry has ever seen. We specialize in working with experienced bass anglers, who are looking for prime waters and new techniques, but also novice bass anglers who are out for a true fun learning experience. We will provide everything you need for that big day, reliable equipment and boats for your enjoyment. The finest bass fishing guides in the country on “,” you have come to right place Florida’s largest, Lake Okeechobee largest and #1 rated guide service in Florida… Florida’s only sponsored by the and TEAM members of largest fishing guide service , so why shouldn’t you!
However, there are many other lakes to fish in the state, including thousands of bass fishing lakes throughout Northern, Central and South Florida. and Southwest Florida lakes have great lakes that are every fisherman’s dream, and all can be fished in a similar ways.
There is also the canal/lake system off of Naples and Cape Coral, which is known for its extensive system of freshwater and saltwater canals and lakes. Southwest Florida Bass fishing also includes The Everglades, which is one of the last unspoiled areas in the state for fishing. Bass fishing in the Florida Everglades is for anyone who enjoys fishing in wild, natural locations – a real adventurer. With over 50 locations for freshwater Everglades fishing, it is always a special experience. Check out our fishing areas group on the website for the best bass fishing locations throughout the state of Florida.
Welcome to Beach and Backcountry Charters, your gateway to Southwest Florida fishing charters. Capt. James Willis is a full-time licensed and highly experienced guide in Southwest Florida. The beautiful and pristine waters of Charlotte Harbor, Boca Grande and Pine Island Sound are not only Capt. Willis' native fishing grounds, they are also his home and taking you fishing on these waters is a lifelong dream fulfilled..
From Charlotte Harbor fishing adventures, where you will stalk stealthy snook and redfish, through the mangrove backcountry to thrilling world class Boca Grande tarpon fishing Capt. Willis delivers an awesome angling adventure. Beach & Backcountry Charters use only quality equipment and tackle. This will ensure that you have an exciting and action-packed trip and catch quality fish.
If it's larger fins you're after, Capt. Willis also offers shark and goliath grouper fishing charters. His experience in the area is legendary, as he is captain of an IGFA world-record hammerhead caught right here in Boca Grande.
Fishing in Southwest Florida lakes features many Hot Spots including: Naples, Cape Coral, Ft Myers, La Belle, Moore Haven, Clewiston, Everglades City, Immokalee. Southwest Florida Fishing Counties Dade County- Collier County – Glades County- Monroe County – Charlotte County
Wind, wind and more wind has truly been the Achilles' heel of Southwest Florida anglers fishing shallow and deep. It's creating turbidity, rough seas and challenging casting conditions. When will the wind machine stop?