NAME: John Shanley
LOCATION: Lake Ida-Delray Beach
SPECIALTY: Peacock bass and exotics on light tackle and fly
BOAT SPECS: 2022 Avid Boats 19fs bay boat Minn Kota i-Pilot Garmin electronics 3 livewells
AFFILIATIONS/SPONSORS: Nautilus Fly Reels, YETI, Costa Sunglasses, Drave USA, Turtlebox Audio
HOW DID YOU GET STARTED: I grew up on and have been fishing Lake Ida and the surrounding area my whole life. My grandpa had me out on the water when I was 2 years old and that’s where the addiction started. My grandfather was a guide and he got me into it.
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN GUIDING IN YOUR AREA: 8 years guiding; fishing the Lake Ida region for over 25 years
CLAIM TO FAME: Peacock bass and exotics on light tackle and fly
BOAT LOCATION: Docked on the water at Lake Ida-Delray Beach
SEASONALITY (WHAT DO YOU TARGET AND WHEN): We are fortunate to be able to target peacock bass and exotics 365 days a year!
GENERAL AVAILABILITY: 24/7 365 days a year
SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS:
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Instagram: @jurassic_park_fishing_ charters