Captain Scott Hughes

Captain Scott Hughes

Captain Scott Hughes is a full time fishing guide that specializes in tarpon fishing from April though early October. During the winter months he prefers to target Redfish, Speckled Trout and flounder on the flats of Pine Island Sound and Charlotte Harbor.  Born in Fort Myers, Captain Scott is a true native Floridian who has been fishing the warm waters of Southwest Florida his entire life.


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Charter Details

Business Name
Blackwater Charters

Pick-up Location(s) and/or Boat Dock Location
Burnt Store Marina
Pineland Marina
Pink Elephant Guide Docks in Boca Grande

Maximum Passengers/Anglers
4 Passengers

Trip Lengths
6 Hours
12 Hours

Trip Time Offerings
Hill Tide

Other Fishing Charters
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Contact the Captain

Please contact the Captain directly for more information or to schedule your tarpon fishing charter.

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Phone Number
(941) 628-4247


About the Boat

Boat Type & Size
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Captain Scott Hughes 24' Boat

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