Welcome to Captain Rapps' Charters & Guides: We offer Family Friendly fishing charters from Chokoloskee, Everglades City, & the Ten Thousand Islands of The Everglades National Park.
Have you been looking for that perfect "easy going" & "enjoyable day" of fishing the 10,000 islands of the Everglades National Park? Fish with Captain Pete Rapps and his fleet of professional guides. We cater to those with experience or not, and people with special needs. Between our thorough knowledge of the Everglades area, and our polite and easy going demeanor's, I know that you, your spouse, friends, children, & grandchildren will have an exciting and memorable day on the water with us.
You will immediately feel the stress leaving your body from the moment we depart from our dock and you begin your professionally guided charter with Captain Pete Rapps or any of the first class captains in our fleet. As you begin to travel through a mesmerizing maze of red, black, and white mangroves, you will be reassured and rewarded with complete confidence that you have made the absolute correct choice in selecting Captain Rapps Charters. You have begun a real adventure in the 10000 Islands of the Everglades National Park through some very special back country places that few people will ever know or see.
Everyone is welcome from male to female, children to seniors, and novice to experienced anglers. We are in the Everglades National Park and will have access to the many campsites that have port a potties, so restrooms are typically within a few short minutes from where we fish. I will gladly customize your outing to fit your individual wants & needs.
We typically depart from Chokoloskee Island & Everglades City, Florida on our fishing trips, which is just 30 - 45 minutes south of Marco Island and Naples, & just an hour and 1/2 from Miami and Ft Lauderdale. We cover many miles of Ten Thousand Islands in the most beautiful remote back country water in the world. See porpoise, alligators, manatees, Osprey, Roseate Spoon bills, Eagles, and a variety of other wildlife on the way to catch Redfish, Snook, Tarpon, Trout, Grouper, Tripletail, Pompano, Shark, Cobia, Snapper, Mackerel, and more.
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Our charters begin from two convenient locations in the heart of the Everglades National Park
1) Chokoloskee Island Park and Marina: 1150 Hamilton Lane, Chokoloskee, FL
2) Everglades City Rod and Gun Club: 200 Riverside Drive, Everglades City, FL
Check availability and book online below, or call Captain Rapps Charters today! 239-571-1756