Capt. Phil O’Bannon is a fly fishing specialist who was born in Ft. Myers and has guided his clients to over 1000 Tarpon caught on a fly. He has guided many distinguished clients, including Presidents and Heads of State. In addition to Tarpon, he also likes to fish for Snook, Redfish and Speckled Trout with flies as well as live bait. He has two boats, one is a 24′ Yellowfin bay boat he uses for up to four people in the backcountry and for out in the Gulf to target King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, and Cobia when the opportunities present themselves. His fly fishing boat is an 18′ Yellowfin skiff for the skinny waters.
Capt. Phil O’Bannon with a nice King Mackerel