What they say about Bubby...
"He's the best there is, was or ever will be. Often imitated but never duplicated." "Also known as the Pompano King!"

Fishing Marco Island

A 30 year native guide in the Marco Island Area.


Marco Island's Finest Charter Sport Fishing in Backwater, Coastal Areas & Deep Sea. From Naples through the Ten Thousand Islands.


Greetings from Marco Island Florida. Are you ready to fish the beautiful waters that surround Marco Island and the 10,000 Islands? Are you ready to cruise offshore to fish one of the many artificial reefs that lay on the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico? Come fish with me, Captain Bubby Hail, during an awesome day on the water, I will show you the many different species of fish that populate our Marco Island waters.


Depending on what time of the year you visit, we might try fishing the scenic mangrove islands of Marco for Redfish, Snook, Tarpon, Pompano, Trout, Snapper and many others. While you fish, enjoy watching beautiful birds, Manatee and of course Dolphins that actually come right up to the boat. Is the excitement getting to you already?


How about fishing offshore in the pristine waters of the Gulf of Mexico. We might catch Grouper, Snapper, Shark, King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, Cobia, Permit and many more here on Marco Island. Contact Me to see what's biting. We can mix and match a little if you want, how about a little Offshore and a little Backwater just for Variety... the spice of life!


If you're looking for the hardest working fishing guide on Marco Island who has loads of experience and knowledge fishing the Marco Island area, you're search is now OVER!  "I am the only Marco Island fishing guide you will ever need. Volume and variety are my specialty."


"See ya soon! Let me make your fishing adventure a memorable one here on Marco Island."  Captain Bubby Hail.



Marco Island Fishing Report



October 20, 2014


Offshore fishing is pretty good catching snapper and Grouper, although red grouper are now closed till january ,also catching occasional King mackeral and sharks. The second cold front of the year came through did not mess up the fishing too bad.

Backwater fishing is very active catching good size mangrove snapper,snook and redfish, Jack crevelle are making a good come back catching some in the 5 to 7 lb range.


Until next time, tight lines.