Located in the northern part of the Indian River Lagoon system and the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, the Mosquito Lagoon is one of the best tarpon fishing destinations near Orlando, FL. And our fishing charters are the best way to tackle this world famous inshore fishing spot.
With convenient charter fishing destinations in Daytona Beach and New Smyrna Beach, visitors and tourists alike will have an incredible opportunity to reel in numerous species of fish like redfish, big jacks, and tarpon. Whether you’re a professional angler or if this is your first time fishing, Captain Jason, a local native, will ensure you have an incredible tarpon fishing experience.
While vacationing in Orlando, you are only minutes away from our tarpon fishing charters in Daytona Beach and New Smyrna Beach. Due to their age and large size, tarpon fishing is a unique experience even for professional anglers. These ancient creatures will certainly catch your attention. An adult male tarpon can live for more than 30 years while a female tarpon can live for over 50 years. The Mosquito Lagoon water is warm and salty, making it the best place for tarpon. On our fishing charter you’ll have the opportunity to catch large-sized and heavy tarpon that weigh up to 100 pounds!
You can catch tarpon any time of year, but they are most plentiful in the inshore waters of the Mosquito Lagoon from July all the way to mid-October. This is when most of them migrate into the Lagoon spending their first cold fronts of fall here. They stay inshore nesting in canals, creek, basins, and flats throughout the Lagoon. Captain Jason will take you to these top spots during your inshore fishing experience.
Catching and landing a tarpon in the inshore waters of the Mosquito Lagoon is not as easy as it looks so being aboard a fishing charter is really the best way to take on this challenging sport. When hooked, tarpon use their weight to their advantage and displays acrobatic jumps in the air and powerful runs which not only makes them difficult to catch, but adds excitement to the sport.
For the best tarpon fishing charters near Orlando, FL, contact us at 321-363-7397 and we’ll hook you up! Kids welcome.