Captain
Bo Bartholomew

Member since November 2016 Bokeelia, United States
Background
I am a native Floridian that came from a family that fished and has been fishing ever since I could remember. I became a guide because I enjoy teaching people about fishing, and the ecosystem/estuary that makes up the area in which I fish. Also, I enjoy putting people onto fish and seeing the joy it brings them. Book now for a world class fishing experience.
Techniques
Sight fishing. Technical Polling Skiff. Fly Fishing, Plug Fishing preferred.

Hey, I'm Captain Bo Bartholomew

Bokeelia, Estados Unidos
Background
I am a native Floridian that came from a family that fished and has been fishing ever since I could remember. I became a guide because I enjoy teaching people about fishing, and the ecosystem/estuary that makes up the area in which I fish. Also, I enjoy putting people onto fish and seeing the joy it brings them. Book now for a world class fishing experience.
Techniques
Sight fishing. Technical Polling Skiff. Fly Fishing, Plug Fishing preferred.

My Charter Listing

In The Loop Fishing Charters

4 reviews
Bokeelia
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trips from $300

Fishing Reports

Tarpon fishing is picking up

May 12, 2018

The tarpon are getting thick, book a trip now to try your shot, half days or full days, bait, fly or spin Read Full Report →


Winter Redfish

January 20, 2018

Went out for a quick half day trip and found many redfish tailing, and crawling in shallow water. Had a blast presenting artificial baits to them. Read Full Report →


July Juvinile Tarpon

July 15, 2017

Went on a Half Day trip, with two great customers Dale and his son Jackson, through the mangrove tunnels of Pine Island. Lots of Juvinile Pods of Tarpon, Rolling happily and hungry ready to take bait, flies, and whatever… Read Full Report →


Summertime Drumming

June 04, 2017

Big tarpon wouldn't eat, so went to the back country and got reds. Book a trip now Read Full Report →


Come tussle with the silver king

May 19, 2017

May tarpon has been excellent they are hitting artificial, live bait and flies. Live crab has been the go to bait for many of us. May is a great month and June will be even better. Come book your… Read Full Report →


dinner is served

March 09, 2017

fishing has been red hot. book your trips for this spring as soon as you can. Pompano bite has been very good. Along with 50lb-100lb tarpon showing up and redfish prowling the flats and oyster bars. Read Full Report →


Feburary Fishing Update

February 12, 2017

Today fishing was amazing. Only fishing with artificial baits and flies, plenty of fish have been on the bite. I've seen an abundance of bait also on the surface. Fishing around the deeper edges of bars was good today.… Read Full Report →


February off to good start!

February 05, 2017

Once the sea fog burned off. Today was gorgeous out, little wind, sunny skies and temps in the 70s. With a very slow presentation we started off catching good seatrout,18-20inches long, in deep holes on the flats. We even… Read Full Report →


Mid Janurary Report

January 16, 2017

Fishing has been picking up slowly since our last cold front. water temperature has been staying warm! our trip started with looking for red fish, it got to windy so moved to another flat lee of the wind and… Read Full Report →


Jan 3 Fishing

January 03, 2017

Fished today with some great anglers, threw to tailing redfish around an oyster bar, then moved to some holes which held big sea trout, went to lunch at cabbage key and the second half of the day next spot… Read Full Report →


new years eve/post front fun

December 31, 2016

Todays trip started off a little chilly, but things quickly heated up temperature and fishing wise. Sight fished a beautiful upper slot redfish sunning itself on a sandy bar. Then later yanked a nice snook out of a hole.… Read Full Report →


Early December Fishing

December 12, 2016

Threw to tailing Redfish and big schools of sheepshead on the flats. Beautiful day lots of fun. Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

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5.00
out of 5 stars from 4 reviews
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Appropriate for children
75%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Nick M.
Longwood, Florida
 5.00
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Full day of Tarpon fishing with Captain Bo

VERIFIED   Mayo 13, 2017
My first time tarpon fishing on the fly in the Pine Island area.  Captain Bartholomew is a patient, friendly, hard working...
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John R.
Cape Coral, Florida
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January fishing trip

VERIFIED   Enero 25, 2017
Brian was awesome throughout the whole trip.  Captain was very knowledgeable regarding the best areas to fish in, and...
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Leonard
Orlando, Florida
 5.00
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Good day on the water

VERIFIED   Diciembre 29, 2016
The booking arrangements and interface with the, “intheloopcharters” guide before the trip was excellent. The guide...
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Peter B.
Rahway, New Jersey
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January fishing trip

VERIFIED   Enero 16, 2017
If you want fish, you HAVE to fish with In The Loop Fishing Charters.  He is a relentless fisherman who is willing...
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