Voted #1 FL Light Tackle Fishing Outfitter, 2004, 2005, 2006. 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019






Light Tackle



"Absolutely the Best in Florida Light Tackle Tarpon & Fly Fishing"






 Florida Light Tackle Tarpon Fishing

Site Directory

Charters we Offer


Florida Backcountry/Flats Fishing Charters


Florida Tarpon Fishing Charters


Florida Nearshore Fishing Charters


Florida Deep Sea Fishing Charters


Florida Bass Fishing Charters


What's Biting Now ?




Home Page


Our Guides

& Boats


Florida Fishing Reports


Florida's Fishing Photo Gallery


Florida Charter Rates


SW Florida Tarpon Rate Info


Florida Game-fish Info w/Pictures


Reservation Info & FAQS




Gift Certificates  


Additional Information


Sponsors & Links


Capt. & Guide Opportunities




Contact Us





Charter of the Month



Florida Light Tackle Charters accepts the following credit cards:





Fishing/Lodging & Related Links



Catch of the Day

 "Tarpon Time"  Paul Plante battled this 180+lb Tarpon on light tackle!!!

"Awesome Angling"


Thank You, Florida Light Tackle Charters!







"Specializing in nighttime Trophy Snook Fishing"


Capt. Dave Pomerleau


NO SNOOK NO PAY's that simple!



Captain Dave Pomerleau, aka "The Mad Snooker" is known by many as the best Big Snook Guide in the state.  Capt. Dave has been chasing Snook for over 28 years, and a full time guide for the last 10.  He is U.S.C.G. licensed and specializes in night Snook fishing. The primary reason for night fishing is that Snook are nocturnal feeders. They will eat in the daylight hours, but not even close to the way they eat at night.

In the last 28 years, Capt. Pomerleau and his anglers has caught well over 70,000 Snook, including one larger than the current recognized state record. 280 of these Snook were 25 lbs. or more. Thousands of them were in the high teens to mid twenties. FLTC Guarantees you will catch a Snook aboard a charter with Capt. Dave or your charter is free.  These “Night” trips average 30 to 50 Snook per trip, fishing waters, which are glass calm, and as well lighted as a Walmart parking lot.

The photos found by clicking on the Monster Snook Photos link below represents only a small percentage of the many happy anglers Capt. Pomerleau has had the privilege to take fishing.  

If you like to catch a lot of Snook and you don't like a sunburn, extreme heat or even dehydration, then a charter with Florida's #1 nocturnal Snook guide would be a very productive and memorable experience.

Coverage Area:  West Central & Southwest Florida from Clearwater & Tampa Bay south to Venice & Boca Grande/Charlotte Harbor.  Location depends in season, tide, moon phase and "Where" the largest concentrations of BIG Feeding Snook have been in recent nights!


Species Targeted:  Snook Only

Methods:  Light Tackle to Heavy Spin & Plug Tackle.  Tackle determined by location. 

Maximum Anglers:  Three

Boat:   Just built......24' Robin with all of the bells and whistles.  Customized for night Snook Fishing.  Picture to come shortly.

Charter includes:  All rods, reels, live bait, artificial bait, fishing licenses and a "No Snook No Pay Guarantee"

Reserve Capt. Dave Pomerleau today for the Absolute Best in West Central & SW Florida Snook Fishing!


Send Captain Dave an


Customer Testimonials          Charter Rates


Giant Snook Photo Gallery

The Mad Snooker himself, Captain Dave Pomerleau, shown here holding his two largest Snook, the unofficial state record, 44lbs 11oz, and 42lbs, which he had mounted when it was still legal to mount Snook.




As of 4/11/07, This page has been viewed  Hit Counter  times.


This Month's Featured Fishing Guides:


Light Tackle Tarpon fishing in Boca Grande & Charlotte Harbor with

Capt.  Derrick Jacobsen


Light Tackle fishing in Islamorada & The Florida Keys with

Capt. Eric Herstedt


Deep Sea Fishing with Capt. Ray McCauley in  Jacksonville &

St. Augustinne


"Light Tackle" fishing for Tarpon, Snook & Redfish around the Tampa Bay/Tarpon Springs area with

Capt. Mike Witfoth


Sight Cast to schools of Giant Redfish in Mosquito Lagoon with

Capt. Jim Ross


Deep Sea & Tarpon Fishing Key West with

Capt. Mike Weinhofer


Fly-fishing in Chokoloskee & 10,000 Islands with

Capt. Ray Culver


Nightime Trophy Snook Fishing with

Capt. Dave Pomerleau


Light Tackle fishing from Jacksonville to St. Augustine with

Capt. Ron Schurr


We are booking up fast for the 2023 Tarpon Season.  Book Now to reserve the last few available Hill Tide Dates..

Driving Directions


On Line Store


Free Tarpon Fishing Charter



Ranger/Yamaha Pro Redfish Tour Results




Today's Weather


* Counter Reset @ 365,002 visitors on 04/11/19

Hit Counter




Home   ● Our Guides & Boats   Fishing Reports   Photo Gallery   Charter Rates   Description & PICS of Gamefish

Corporate & Group Charters Additional Informaiton   ● Sponsors & Links   Capt. & Guide Opportunites   Tournaments  

Contact Us  ● Testimonials  Reservation Info & FAQS  SW Florida Tarpon Rate Info


Florida Light Tackle Charters Inc.

17044 Greenan Ave •    Port Charlotte, FL  33948

  (941) 628-1355



© 2001 Florida Light Tackle Charters. 

All rights Reserved