Capt Mark Shepard

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Capt Mark Shepard

22' Sterling
1 to 4 people

Clewiston, FL

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Capt Mark Shepard is a full-time fishing guide on Lake Okeechobee. Do you want to explore Okeechobee the right way? Based in Clewiston, Florida, Capt Mark was Ohio and raised in South Florida in the fishing industry, with over 30+ years of fishing experience.

If you’re itching to experience the best Lake Okeechobee fishing, he is a legend on this lake, the guy with the most experienced, most superior boat, and most adequate equipment. You can’t & won’t go wrong, specializing in trophy largemouth Bass only, but also likes to catch crappie during seasons. With FLW tournament wins and experience,  you choose to use live bait or artificial baits on your trip.

Enjoy a comfortable high-end ride aboard a spacious 22-foot Sterling boat powered by a 250 HP four stroke Mercury engine for more security and speed. Its navigational electronics include a GPS, a fish finder, a VHF radio. There are custom fishing seats to make sure you have the most relaxing day out on the water. As well as that, the boat an ice-box, with the additional extra room you which to bring whatever you like. I can accommodate up to four guests who are welcome aboard.

Capt Mark like to start just before sunrise but is open and flexible to your scheduled start time. Included in all trips, is the boat, fuel, cooler, ice, bottled water, and all tackle & equipment necessary for fishing. The trip ends when your ready; having a great time, let’s continue.

Capt Mark is knowledgeable in light tackle & fly fishing in all areas of the lake and surrounding waterways. Kids, veterans, pets, and disabled anglers are more than welcome to join my adventures.

I love to share my passion and knowledge with you, all while putting you on fish. Living and fishing in the areas provide me the ability to have a superior experience on Okeechobee. Contact me below with any questions you may have.

Capt Mark Shepard is a full-time fishing guide on Lake Okeechobee. Do you want to explore Okeechobee the right way? Based in Clewiston, Florida, Capt Mark was Ohio and raised in South Florida in the fishing industry, with over 30+ years of fishing experience.

 If you’re itching to experience the best Lake Okeechobee fishing, he is a legend on this lake, the guy with the most experienced, most superior boat, and most adequate equipment. You can’t & won’t go wrong, specializing in trophy largemouth Bass only, but also likes to catch crappie during seasons. With FLW tournament wins and experience,  you choose to use live bait or artificial baits on your trip.

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Enjoy a comfortable high-end ride aboard a spacious 22-foot Sterling boat powered by a 250 HP four stroke Mercury engine for more security and speed. Its navigational electronics include a GPS, a fish finder, a VHF radio. There are custom fishing seats to make sure you have the most relaxing day out on the water. As well as that, the boat an ice-box, with the additional extra room you which to bring whatever you like. I can accommodate up to four guests are welcome aboard.

Capt Mark likes to start just before sunrise but is open and flexible to your scheduled start time. Included in all trips, is the boat, fuel, cooler, ice, bottled water, and all tackle & equipment necessary for fishing. The trip ends when your ready; having a great time, let’s continue.

Capt Mark is knowledgeable in light tackle & fly fishing in all areas of the lake and surrounding waterways. Kids, veterans, pets, and disabled anglers are more than welcome to join my adventures.

I love to share my passion and knowledge with you, all while putting you on fish. Living and fishing in the areas provide me the ability to have a superior experience on Okeechobee. Contact me below with any questions you may have.

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Species Capt Mark catches
bass-largemouth

Largemouth Bass

Crappie-Speck

Crappie

Bluegill

Bluegill

Redear Sunfish

Channel Catfish

Catfish

Oscar

Oscar

Amenities:

  • Fishing Chairs
  • GPS & Fishfinder
  • Life Jackets
  • Catch and Release Allowed
  • Cooler, Ice, Bottled Water

About this Tour:

  • Boat Specs: 22+ ft
  • Boat Capacity: 4 People
  • All Fishing Equipment
  • Boat & Fuel
  • Photos

Fishing Techniques:

Fishing Equipment:

  • Spinning Rods
  • Baitcasting Rods
  • Left & Right Handed
  • Fly Rods (request only)
  • Braid & Mono Line

WHAT CUSTOMERS ARE SAYING ABOUT CAPT MARK

Great Teacher and Guide

Mark Shepard
★★★★★
My son and I came down in late July (not prime time for large mouth) and Captain Mark still put us on some fish. He is an expert guide and captain and is a patient teacher. Captain Mark knows every inch of that lake and was an absolute pleasure to be with. We will be booking a January trip right away.
- T Hoban

Peacock Bass

Mark Shepard
★★★★★
Booked Capt mark for a southwest Florida peacock bass trip. Mark was very open and honest when I booked with him that the water was cold and conditions tough. We met him at noon and he let us know the morning wasn’t great. He offered to drive 80 miles further south to put us on better fishing. We followed him and glad we did. Caught 50 + fish. He easily could have just taken us out and not caught but he went above and beyond to make sure we had the best trip possible. Will certainly fish with him again.
- Peter McFarland

Large mouth

Mark Shepard
★★★★★
First time fishing and Mark was great. Knew where to take you to make your ultimate fishing experience. Couldn’t have asked for a better time!!
- Kim Fifer
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