sirens of the Cape Canaveral No Motor
Zone beckons you, not with song but with
the promise of huge tailing fish in shallow water.
Fly anglers are able to pursue game fish like
drum. This 10,600 acre open water area is
one of the few places in Florida free from motor
boats and has become a popular destination for
light tackle and fly fishing anglers
visting the Central Florida area.
shoreline on the north, east, and west side of
the Banana River Lagoon are within the “Security
Area” of the Kennedy Space Center and Cape
Canaveral Air Force Station.
your fishing adventure along the pristine Banana
River Lagoon your fishing guide Captain Bob Jaspers
will share expert knowledge with you for the day
to ensure all clients from beginners to expert
anglers get one-on-one instruction. The No Motor
Zone offers trophy fish all year long, but it's
preferd for winter months for two reasons. First,
there are more black drum on the flats in the
winter. Second, when the water is hot, the fish
are active only for a short period during early
morning, whereas during the winter months, fishing
often improves as the shallows warm throughout
a personal, quiet, back-to-nature trip book a
charter in a custom built flats canoe. It’s
stealthy, slow-paced, and has an extremely shallow
draft. Because it’s so quiet with minimum
bow or hull-slap we can get very close to the
fish. It’s really a sight fishing angler's
dream, and many big fish have been caught on fly.
All canoe trips are one-person, shallow saltwater
Old-Florida style sight fishing trips. You can
fish or just sit back and watch or photograph
birds & wildlife while being poled in the
Canoe trips inside the No Motor Zone are
one guide and one angler per canoe.
book a trip to the No Motor Zone in Cape Canaveral
call Captain Bob Jaspers at 321 - 863 -0561