Who loves to find shells on Fort Myers beach??

Strombus Alatus: The Florida Fighting Conch     One of the most common of the live shells that you will see on our shelling tours is the Florida Fighting Conch or Strombus alatus. They are....continue reading

What are those weird spider looking creatures in the mangroves around Fort Myers Beach?

Mangrove Crabs   On the water’s edge, along the twisted roots of South Florida’s mangrove habitat lives an otherworldly creature… the Mangrove Crab.   Looking eerily like a large spider, our local mangrove crab, species....continue reading

Are there reefs near Fort Myers Beach and Southwest Florida?

Reefs in Fort Myers and Southwest Florida   Marine conservation is one of the most important aspects of our work here at Good Time Charters. We strive through education, fantastic tours and fun to create....continue reading

Stand up paddleboard yoga Fort Myers Beach is great for any level

SUP: A Flexible and Fun Way To Relax and Realign   (Image Credit: The News-Press)   One of our most unique tours is our stand up paddleboard tour (SUP), perfect for those who are just....continue reading

There are some unusual looking but tasty fish in the Gulf of Mexico near Fort Myers Beach

Fish on Fort Myers Beach: Hogfish   Image: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hogfish#/media/File:Hogfish.JPG   We have a lot of unusual and rare fish living within our Gulf of Mexico waters off the coast of Southwest Florida. The hogfish, also....continue reading

What to do if you find a stranded or injured dolphin

Fort Myers Beach: Dolphin Discovery & Conservation   Dolphins are aquatic mammals that have inhabited the waters of our planet for anywhere from 12 to 65 million years. Images of dolphins appeared in art as....continue reading

What are some reasons to visit Fort Myers Beach this year?

16 Reasons to Spend Time With Us in 2016   A new year means new adventures to be had! As always, all of us at Good Time Charters encourage you to get on the waters of....continue reading

Is there buried treasure near Fort Myers Beach?

Shipwrecked in Fort Myers Beach   No one can deny the romanticism and mysticism behind sunken ships and buried treasures. From popular hollywood films to classic novels and fairy tales, the allure of under-the-sea discoveries....continue reading

There are many different ways of Exploring the Gulf of Mexico and Fort Myers Beach

Fun information about The Gulf of Mexico   The Gulf is our playground, our workplace and our backyard. From sunrise to sunset, we are offered the pleasure to educate and provide guests with unique, one of....continue reading