Estero Bay celebrates its 50th year anniversary

Our beautiful backyard, Estero Bay is celebrating the big 5-0! Estero Bay was established in 1966 as Florida’s first aquatic preserve. In the 1960s, local fishermen noticed that the local fish population was in decline.....continue reading

Is The Fountain of Youth In SW FLorida?

This holiday season brings larger crowds looking to enjoy Fort Myers Beach’s beauty and natural landscapes. The spirit of the Holiday season begins to take over and what better way to get into the Spirit....continue reading

The Geology of Fort Myers Beach

We really love our subtropical island home here on Fort Myers Beach and hope that while you are our guest here that you enjoy it as well. The environment that surrounds us in Southwest Florida....continue reading

Good Time Charters Receives Awards, Recognition

IMAGE CREDIT: The Fort Myers Beach Bulletin All of us at Good Time Charters have had quite the summer and we are rested and looking forward to getting back at it! This past summer, we....continue reading

Fort Myers Beach: Then and Now

Fort Myers Beach has been a vacation destination that sun seekers and adventurers have flocked to for years. Though time has passed and things have changed since the early days of the beach, one thing....continue reading

Good Time Charters: Scavenging the Shore

As you walk down the shoreline of Fort Myers Beach or Sanibel, you may find a number of unidentifiable items amongst the shells and driftwood. We’re here to help you identify these strange looking creatures.....continue reading

Southwest Florida Birds

Regardless if you’re on the sand, on the road, at home or out and about, there is no denying that birds are everywhere in Southwest Florida. During our tours, we are likely to come across....continue reading

Let’s go on an eco tour by kayaks or boat around Fort Myers Beach and explore the estuary!

Local Island Engineered by Calusa Indians Our big backyard, Estero Bay, has been the location of exploration for thousands of years—and now it’s waiting for you. Travel back in time as we cruise by hundreds....continue reading

Hurricane Season in Florida

Hurricane Season   As we enter into the Summer Months here in Fort Myers Beach, we are also entering into Hurricane Season.   Hurricane Season refers to a period of months (June 1- November 30)....continue reading