Located in Everglades City, Florida, Captain Derrick Daffin is a native Floridan with an intense desire to find and catch fish! He has lived in the Everglades his entire life and knows the remote areas of the 10,000 islands of the Everglades like the back of his hand. In fact, many of his friends often refer to him as “The Human GPS” because of his skill navigating around the flats of the Everglades even at night. Captain Derrick began fishing in the Everglades as a child and enjoys sharing the pleasure of fishing in such an amazing place.
Social by nature and favoring his friendly character, Derrick chose a career as an Everglades fishing guide to combine both his love of fishing with his outgoing personality as a way to cleverly interact with people -- of all ages and fishing skill levels. Whether you are an expert or a beginner, an adult or a child, Captain Derrick can tailor your Everglades fishing trip to make it one of the best encounters of your life.
With Captain Derrick's 22 ft. Pathfinder boat, you will have an Everglades fishing experience unlike any other! A back country fishing expert, Captain Derrick provides not only all the fishing essentials for you but the best of everything for a truly unique and remarkable Everglades fishing experience you won't soon forget.DAFFIN WINS 2011 ANGLERS CUP!!