John Shanley

Meet Captain John Shanley

Meet Captain John Shanley and Jurassic Park Fishing Charters

Meet Captain John, the seasoned expert leading Jurassic Park Fishing Charters. With over 25 years of experience on the Lake Ida chain, Captain John's passion for fishing is deeply rooted in the vibrant waters he calls home. His daily immersion in the lake lifestyle not only allows for the most affordable rates but also provides him with unparalleled knowledge of the lake and its surrounding areas.

As a passionate angler, Captain John is dedicated to sharing his extensive expertise with everyone who steps aboard Jurassic Park Fishing Charters. Skilled in various techniques, including light tackle, fly fishing, and spinning, he ensures a tailored and exciting fishing experience for all.

Specializing in Lake Ida Fishing Charters, backcountry fishing, and inshore fishing, Captain John is particularly renowned for his expertise in catching Clown Knife Fish, Peacock Bass, and Snakehead. However, the options don't stop there – under Captain John's guidance, anglers can also target Largemouth Bass, Crappie, and Hybrid Striped Bass. Embark on an unforgettable fishing journey with Captain John through our Delray Beach Fishing Charters. Experience the passion, knowledge, and dedication that elevate every moment on the water with Jurassic Park Fishing Charters. Whether you’re seeking a Delray Beach Fishing Charter or a specialized Lake Ida Fishing Charter, Captain John ensures an adventure you won’t forget.

Boat Details: 

Experience exceptional fishing with our state-of-the-art center console boat, designed for comfort and performance. This 2022 Avid bay boat is 20 feet in length and can accommodate up to 4 persons, making it perfect for a small group adventure. Powered by a reliable 90HP Yamaha engine, it achieves a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots. Enjoy smooth sailing and optimal fishing with this top-of-the-line vessel, expertly crafted to enhance your Delray Beach Fishing Charter experience. Book now for a thrilling day on the water

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Jurassic Park Fishing Charters Available Trips


Expertise & Attributes

26 Years of Experience

fishing Attributes

Nature / Wildlife Views
Freshwater Fishing
Live Bait
Fly Fishing
Good with New Anglers
Good with Families
Good with Kids

Gear & Equipment

Available Fishing Gear

Fly Box
Fly Lines
Live Bait

Good to Knows

Trip Includes

  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Drinks (Bottled Water)
  • Fly Fishing Equipment

What to Bring

  • Feel free to bring your own if you want
  • Snacks and Beverages
  • Sunscreen, Sunglasses, and Hats



boat Type: Motorboat (engine-powered)

boat Guest Capacity: 4

boat Length: 20

Manufacturer Name: Avid

Model Year: 2022

Number of Engines: 1

Horsepower per Engine: 200

Maximum Cruising Speed: 20

boat Registration: Not Given

Features: GPS, Fish Finder, Multimedia System, Wireless Trolling Motor, Livewell / Live Bait Tank