Skinny Waters Adventures

6499 Boca Grande Causeway
Placida FL, United States

Skinny Waters Adventures offers a once in a lifetime fishing experience for our clients. Our target species are snook, redfish, trout, tarpon, cobia, flounder and sharks. We provide you with everything you need for a full day of fishing(includes your fishing license for the day) other than drinks and food. bookings are filling up fast for this year call today to book your trip of a lifetime.

Capt. Travis

Skinny Waters Adventures offers a once in a lifetime fishing experience for our clients. Our target species are snook, redfish, trout, tarpon, cobia, flounder and sharks. We provide you with everything you need for a full day of fishing(includes your


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  • 2 Days 2 people in the Keys
    Overnight stay, lodging, 2 day minimum, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 2000 up to 1 person / day
    + US$ 200 each additional person / day
  • 3/4 Day Trip - Tarpon Special
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 600 private charter
  • Exotic trip (Peacock Bass)
    6 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 600 private charter
  • US$ 500 private charter
  • US$ 400 private charter
  • US$ 300 private charter
  • US$ 200 private charter
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About this listing

Targeted Species

  Cobia
  Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  Grouper (Goliath)
  Redfish

  Shark (Bull)
  Shark (Hammerhead)
  Snapper (Mangrove)
  Snook

  Speckled Trout
  Tarpon
  Tripletail

Boat Specs

Shoalwater (Flats boat) originally built in 2010. Powered by a 60HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
16 ft
Capacity
2 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Bowfishing

Amenities

Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Fly Fishing Equipment

Policies

Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Placida to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 25% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 25% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal

About the Captain

Travis Rupe
Placida, Florida, United States
Member since January 2015
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Captain Travis, Owner of Skinny Water Adventures has over 25,000 hours of fishing experience and has fished for & caught nearly every fish species in the state of Florida.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

4.87 out of 5 stars from 33 reviews

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Fished April 3, 2018
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Fished March 28, 2018
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We had a blast and caught a 32 inch snook on our trip along with some trout. The captain was very knowledgeable of the backwaters and knows what he’s doing. I would recommend him to anyone!

Fished March 25, 2018
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