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Captain Van Hubbard Fishing Charters

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260 Maryland Ave, Stump Pass Marina, Englewood, FL 34224-7002
+1 941-468-4017
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Fishing trip in the Gulf

Fished with Captain Van and mate Logan on February 17. We had a great morning of fishing with... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Catherine B
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Newark, Delaware
Caught more Fish than ever before in the backwater

We took a fishing charter with Captain Van Hubbard and I caught more fish than I ever did out in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Raymond K
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Captain Van Hubbard USCG Fishing Guide since 1976 from Venice to Boca Grande Florida knows the waters and habitat sharing with you the safest, most pleasurable and rewarding charter. Customized to your specific desires, yet never compromizing in safety. Inshore and backcountry sportfishing and eco tours from a 23 feet safe, comfortable Dorado bayboat. In additon to fishing from beginner to pro, we offer nature/photography tours and waterfront real estate tours. Children over age 6 with their family are welcome! Limit of 4 persons per charter.
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260 Maryland Ave, Stump Pass Marina, Englewood, FL 34224-7002
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Fished with Captain Van and mate Logan on February 17. We had a great morning of fishing with myself and my parents in the Gulf, near offshore. We had lots of action and when the fish stopped biting, Captain Van was quick to try another...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We took a fishing charter with Captain Van Hubbard and I caught more fish than I ever did out in the Channel before. He knew just were to take us and gave us some handy tips on fishing to boot. Great way to spend a...More

Thank Raymond K
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Captain Van H, Owner at Captain Van Hubbard Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you we enjoyed the trip also. The weather is awesome and fishing will just continue to improve. Looking forward to doing it again soon. Captain Van H

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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

My son, two 6 year old grandchildren and I went with Captain Van Hubbard on January 9, 2019. We caught lots of fish and the captain and first mate were just great with the kids. They are still talking about the great time they had....More

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Captain Van H, Owner at Captain Van Hubbard Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Thank you Dick we enjoyed our adventure together. the boys we a treat for us too. Captain's Van and Logan

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Boys had a great time caught lots of fish! Boys hadn’t been fishing in salt water before and Captain Van was super helpful. My husband had a great time also!

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Captain Van H, Owner at Captain Van Hubbard Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Your boys were awesome. my only problem was we spoiled them with non stop bites on our first stop; they we expecting it the whole trip. They listened well and Logan and i enjoyed their smiles. Captain Van Hubbard

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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Was fortunate to have the opportunity to fish with Captain Van on Christmas Eve. He definitely knows how to find the fish and is very informative about the area. We caught a variety of fish on this trip which we enjoyed for lunch with Captain...More

Thank Shannon N
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Captain Van H, Owner at Captain Van Hubbard Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Shannon thank you very much. hope you can get back for a silver king this summer. Thank you for lunch. Captain Van and Logan.

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We went fishing with Captain Van and Mate Logan on Dec 26, 2017 as a return trip from last year. We were not disappointed. Captain Van always tried to make sure we were catching fish. When we weren’t catching we were wildlife viewing. We saw...More

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Captain Van H, Owner at Captain Van Hubbard Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

thank you it was so much fun with your kids. they are easy to please and listen well. Be safe and see you next year. Captain Van Hubbard

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

My husband, and I, went fishing with Captain Van & Logan on Dec 29th & 30th! We wanted to catch pompano, and any other good eating fish, to eat & share with friends and family. Once we gave the captain our wishes, he delivered! We...More

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Captain Van H, Owner at Captain Van Hubbard Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Thank you so much. We enjoyed our trips and the fish. Happy New Year to Barb and Jim

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Had a great time out with Captain Van Hubbard and Logan, we were almost constantly catching fish and whenever there was a lull, Captain Van would move just so that we could keep the excitement going. Overall I had a great time and would definitely...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Had a great fishing trip with Captain Van Hubbard on December 24th 2017. Captain Van is very knowledgeable and I would highly recommend him. I will definitely book another Charter with Captain Van

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Captain Van was wonderful as my wife and I are not avid fishing folks. He was a great coach/guide in landing all kinds of fish species. We caught tons of fish and had a wonderful dinner of fresh fish. My wife and I had such...More

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