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Are you bored at home and thinking of something exciting to do? Then, come out and fish in Ruskin, Florida with an experienced local Captain onboard his 4 people Keywest center console. Rates starting at $400 for half day. Fishing license, tackle and gear is included. Rates: • Half Day (4-hours - Morning): $435.00 for 2 people • Half Day (4-hours - Afternoon): $400.00 for 2 people • 3/4 Day (6 Hour): $535.00 up to 2 people • Full Day (8 Hour): $635.00 up to 2 people • Night Fishing: $435.00 up to 2 people • Sunset Cruise (2 hours): $200 • Scalloping Trip: $575.00 up to 6 people *All pricing listed is for up to 2 people, unless otherwise stated. For additional people, please add $50.00 per person to the trip price. **No more than 4 people for fishing trips What You Can Expect: Experience fishing with Tampa Bay native Captain who has been fishing these waters his whole life. Specializing in trips out of Ruskin, Florida, and Little Harbor. • Half Day Trip (Morning) Get up early and get out on the Tampa Bay in search of a range of exciting, beautiful, and delicious fish. The winding waterways out of Ruskin, along with the bay’s own shallow waters, are home to Redfish, Snook, Trout, Snappers, Sheepshead, Spanish Mackerel, and many more. Each of them are a worthy game fish and you’ll have to be on your best to reel in one of these beasts. Lucky for you, plenty of them make for excellent table fare, so take a delicious treat home with you. • Half Day Trip (Afternoon) This afternoon trip will see you work your way along the winding waterways leading out into the Tampa Bay, along with some of the shallower waters on the bay itself. Home, year-round, to a range of prized game and delicious-tasting fish, you’re in for a treat. From stunning Reds, to tasty Trout and Snapper, along with tough-fighting Snook, Spanish Mackerel – there’s no end to what you can catch. • 3/4 Day Trip (6 Hour) 6 hours allows you plenty of time to fish the inshore waterways leading to the Tampa Bay along with the protected mangroves where plenty of big fish like to hide. Explore the wondrous nature of Florida’s flats and backcountry as you make the most of the exciting fishing on offer. While reeling in Snook, Sheepshead, Snappers, Redfish, Mackerel, and more, you’ll have the chance to spot ospreys, manatees, and maybe even bald eagles, all in their natural habitats. • Full Day Trip (8 hour) Cast your line in Ruskin’s inshore waters on this 8-hour trip. You’ll work your way around the backwater, flats, and mangroves, forgetting all your cares in the world as you indulge in Florida’s stunning nature. Keep an eye out for some incredible animals in their natural habitats, while tremendous Snook, Redfish, Snappers, Mackerel, Sheepshead, Trout, and many more exciting species will be biting. Bring some lunch and you can beach the boat for a picnic or fish the entire day. • Night Fishing Trip We’ll head out as the sun is setting down on the beautiful Florida coast. This trip targets Snook, Tarpon, Trout, Sheepshead, and Mangrove Snapper. There’s nothing quite like getting that bite while the water is calm and the stars are high in the sky. This trip is always a blast. • Sunset Cruise Private two hour romantic cruise for two to enjoy the beautiful Florida sunset. Take that special someone on an unforgettable evening to see what makes Florida so famous. • Scalloping Trip Out of Crystal River, Fl, scalloping season opens July 1 and is a favorite activity along the Nature Coast. Snorkeling for scallops is easy, it’s like hunting Easter eggs under the water, and only requires a mask, fins, snorkel, and mesh bag (Gear Provided). Snorkeling for Scallops is easy; you just swim at the water’s surface looking for Scallops in the grass beds below. Once you’ve spotted your scallop, dive down and swoop up the mollusk, then stow it in your mesh bag. You are allowed 2 gallons whole, in the shell, per persons or 10 gallons whole, in the shell, per vessel whichever is less. All your efforts will be rewarded with a tasty scallop dinner. What to Bring: • Waters • Snacks • Sunscreen • Camera or phone What Not to Bring: • Hard/Dark soled shoes • Bananas • Glass bottles • Hard liquor • Illegal drugs • Firearms If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
Captain Frankie is a Tampa Bay native who has been fishing these waters his whole life. With him, you can be sure to cover every nook and cranny of these productive waters. He hopes to pass on his passion, experience and skills to each and every customer - no matter their age. Most trips depart out of Little Harbor in Ruskin, Florida.
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