Captain Brent Woodard

Reel Native Fishing


Horseshoe Beach, FL

Drift FishingGood with New AnglersGood with FamiliesGood with KidsSaltwater FishingBass FishingLive Bait
Live BaitLuresReelsRods

Reel Native Fishing offers the best Horse Beach and Suwannee River sportfishing and scalloping along the inshore and nearshore waterways of Florida's "Big Bend." Captain Brent Woodard caters to both new and experienced anglers of all ages to make memorable trips under the Florida sun. With over ten years local fishing experience and a strong track record in local tournaments like the Florida Red Fish Series, Captain Brent always works hard to put you on the fish and help you become a better angler.

Captain Brent specializes in various fishing techniques including trolling, jigging, and drift fishing. Depending on trip type and seasonality, you may employ both light and heavy tackle using local live bait that has proven successful over his years of experience. Captain Brent always works hard to deliver an outstanding fishing experience that exceeds your expectations. Fishing is his passion and the greatest joy for him is to give someone the exciting experience of fighting a big fish for the first time or delivering a new personal best to eager young anglers.

You will be casting from aboard a 20’ California Skiff powered by a 115 HP Mercury engine to get you into the action quickly. The boat offers plenty of dry storage for guests' personal items and snacks. The vessel can comfortably accommodate up to 6 anglers per trip, and comes equipped with Fishfinder, GPS, and wireless trolling motor.

Some of the species Captain Brent commonly targets on his trips include Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Black Sea Bass, Snook, Spotted Seatrout, Tripletail and many more. The whole family can be sure of a great day out with Reel Native Fishing, with the option to even go diving for scallops! All fishing gear and equipment are provided by the Captain. If you would like to keep any fish you catch, it will be cleaned and bagged after your trip by the Captain Brent at no additional charge.

Guide Boat

Carolina Skiff

Capacity: 6 Guests


Guide Territory


Gulf of Mexico

Cancelation and Refund Policy

Paying for your Trip 

When you book your fishing trip, you will need to first put down a deposit to hold the reservation. Then, the remaining balance will be charged to your account on the day of the trip.

1. Place your deposit

  • Your deposit will be 15% of your full trip charge.
  • When the guide confirms your trip or if autobooking is enabled, Guidesly charges your credit card with a deposit to guarantee your reservation.

2. We charge the rest the remaining balance day of trip.

  • The remaining balance will automatically be charged to your card given on the day of the trip. Tips are handled thru the app / website after your trip has been completed.

Cancellation Policy and Guidelines 

Customers Cancellation Guidelines:
At Guidesly, each guide controls their own cancellation policy. This guide will allow you to cancel up to 14 days prior to your scheduled trip, to cancel and get your deposit back in full. If you fail to cancel before the set timeframe given by the guide, Guidesly will keep your deposit.

If there are impeding weather conditions, we give a 100% guarantee refund back in full. We will also give customers the option to reschedule the trip or take the deposit refund.

Guide Cancellation Guidelines: In the rare event a Guide has to cancel a reservation, customers will get your deposit back in full.

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