Florida Friendly Fishing Guide

Big Bend Region

Brian Stauffer, Fishhead Kayak Charters, Brooksville, FL, 352-442-4311, www.fishheadkayakcharters.com, Instagram @fishheads4. Certified Sept 2019. 

Capt. Bryan Frechette, Fish Hunter Tours, Crystal River, FL, 352-697-2874, www.fishhuntertours.com, Instagram @fish_hunter_tours, Facebook: www.facebook.com/Fishhuntertours/, Certified Oct 2019.

Capt. Nick Warrington, High Octane Fishing LLC.,Crystal River, FL, 352-212-5070, https://highoctanefishing.com, Facebook: www.facebook.com/highoctanefishingCertified Nov 2019.

Southwest Region

Capt. Christian Hunter Brown, Hunter Brown Charters LLC., Boca Grande, FL, 941-735-1820, https://www.hunterbrowncharters.com, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hunterbrownfishing/Certified Sept 2019.

Capt. Rich Damianos, Reel Rich Fishing LLC., Punta Gorda, FL, 607-327-0221, www.ReelRichFishing.com, Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ReelRichFishingllc/Certified Oct 2019.

Capt. Chris Newberry, Outcast Charter Company, Ponce de Leon/Punta Gorda Isles, FL, 941-628-0359, www.outcastchartercompany.com. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Outcast-Charter-Company. Certified Nov 2019.


Guides listed here have completed the course, were checked for appropriate licensing, and have pledged that they were clear of resource-related fish and wildlife violations for 3 or more years prior to their certification date.