Eric Henson.  Your Sarasota Kayak Fishing Guide.

Eric Henson, has over 25 years experience fishing Florida waters.  His special love for kayak fishing began 20 years ago and ever since he has been paddling around Florida finding the best spots to reel in Trout, Snook, Tarpon, Flounder & his personal favorite, Redfish along with many other species of fish.  Eric is one of the best fishing kayak guides in the Sarasota area and he can't wait to show you around!  His mission is to provide you with the very best kayaks and fishing gear to be able to give you the ultimate fishing experience. Call now to book your trip!  (941) 504-1349

 

When not taking you out on tours, Eric is an avid tournament fisherman. He recently placed 4th in the Florida Sportsman kayak fishing tournament with a 42" redfish caught on artificial bait. He has been placing top 10 in some of the biggest kayak tournaments in the Southeast. His most recent accomplishment was winning the Kayak Fishing Classics National Championship in Tampa, FL. He also won the Series Champion/ Angler of the year award.  Eric loves sharing his fishing knowledge with everyone from new to experienced anglers! For more details, check out his blog on this website and his "Eric Henson" youtube channel!

1st Place & Biggest fish with these two fish on stop #2 Tampa Bay Redfish Tour! Took 5th Place in the overall series 2016

1st Place & Biggest fish with these two fish on stop #2 Tampa Bay Redfish Tour! Took 5th Place in the overall series 2016

In his spare time, Eric writes articles and creates videos for many magazines and fishing companies. He has been featured in publications like Florida Sportsman, Kayak Angler & Kayak Bass Fishing Magazine. He is featured in a monthly section of Coastal Angler Magazine reporting on regional fishing information, products, and fishing techniques.  He also participates in local charity events by donating trips for auctions and fundraising.  Eric has been spotted on local TV Fishing Shows and he is will soon be featured as a regular on a Florida radio show segment. 

His fleet consist of Top of the line kayaks(Old Town Predator 13 and Ocean Kayaks Prowler Big Game 2) , all rigged with highest quality seats,paddles, rods, reels, and safety gear.

Tandem / 2 person kayak

Tandem / 2 person kayak

Casting Kayaks, LLC / echkayak@gmail.com / (941) 504-1349