The following list is of charters or individuals who have experience being fishing guides for people with disabilities. However, be aware that everyone’s needs are different and there are many things to consider when it comes to finding the right person for you. We suggest that you contact the ones you’re interested in, ask them questions, tell them about your abilities and what you will need from them, find out what experience they’ve had with challenged sportsmen in the past, and what special equipment they may have for you to use. Check references. Be sure to ask them what is and is not included in the trip so you can come prepared, and don’t forget to have a great time!
Anchors Aweigh Charters – Florida – Deep Sea & Inshore – Capt. Steve Hair has been accommodating challenged fisherman for 20 years and offers all the adaptive equipment and accessibility you will need on your trip. He is based on Amelia Island which is near Jacksonville.
The Complete Fishing Guide – South Carolina – Catfish, Crappie, Bass, Stripers – Capt. Tom fishes several lakes in South Carolina and has experience guiding disabled fishermen. He has a boat for every type of need so contact him for more info. CLICK HERE FOR WEBSITE.
Dockside Charters – Oregon – Salmon, Cod, Halibut, Rockfish – A deep sea fishing charter off the Oregon coast that has wheelchair access to their boats and lots of room for wheelchairs. Prices are very reasonable for what they have to offer.
HawgHunter Fishing – Florida – Largemouth Bass, Peacock Bass, Crappie – One of the larger bass fishing operations in Florida that has the desire and experience to take out anyone regardless of physical limitation. Most of the best lakes in Florida are included in their area.
Jeff Evans Fishing – Wisconsin – Jeff has grown up fishing and has a real passion for it. He fishes all over WI and has accommodated many challenged fisherman. Call to find out more info about what he has to offer and to plan a trip.
Los Cabos Adventures – Baja California – Deep Sea & Inshore – Larry Cooper is one of the few quadriplegic offshore fishing guides on the planet and has designed a system for fighting marlin, sailfish, wahoo, dorado, etc. He has several boats in his fleet and on-site lodging in the remote area of Los Cabos. Everything is all-accessible of course and the fishing is merely a part of your beach vacation.