Kovach Fishing Charters

17 reviews
In demand!

Kovach Fishing Charters specializes in bottom fishing and trolling the waters surrounding Jensen Beach, FL in search of various fun local species that are sure to delight all anglers. Offshore, nearshore and inshore, Captain Kevin Kovach has experience fishing all the local fishing grounds and will be able to adjust the trip to better fit the preferences and experience level of your group.

Come aboard the captain’s 26’ Twin Vee Ocean-cat and experience fishing on one of the smoothest riding boats out there. The boat is a 2018 model, powered by dual 150 HP Suzuki engines and equipped with the latest electronics and safety equipment. The maximum capacity of the vessel is 6 guests, who can all fish comfortably at the same time. There is also a hardtop to protect you from the sun, as well as a portable toilet.

You will be provided with all the things you’ll need to fish. This includes top-of-the-line Penn gear, fishing licenses, and live bait – caught before the trip and always included in the price. There is no minimum age for kids joining in on the trips. You do, however, need to let the captain know if your group has kids in it, so he’s able to have appropriate life vests on board.

Captain asks all guests to arrive 30 to 15 minutes ahead of the trip. Things you should bring on board are sun protection, sunglasses, towels, beverages, and food. There is a cooler for drinks and food and a second icebox for the catch.

Now all you have to do is check the captain’s calendar for an opening that works for you and book your next fishing adventure today!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Offshore (Night)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Jun 1 - Sep 1 (Tue, Wed, Thu)
    $700
    price breakdown
    $700
    Join this trip for a unique adventure on the water. This trip is great for anglers looking for a challenge and a chance to catch some big fish. There are multiple species you can catch on this trip but you'll mainly be bottom fishing for big Snapper.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $600
    price breakdown
    $600
    Offshore trips start out with trolling in the morning, as the sun rises up you'll switch to drift or bottom fishing over the reefs. In the end, you'll troll a bit more on your way to the shore. On average these trips go up to 6 or 7 miles offshore and allow you to target species like Mahi Mahi,  Blackfin Tuna, Snapper, Mangrove Snapper, Grouper, Amberjack, and Sailfish.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Offshore (Night)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Jun 1 - Sep 1 (Tue, Wed, Thu)
    $550
    price breakdown
    $550
    This trip is great for anglers who want to get better acquainted with offshore night fishing. The captain will take you to some highly productive fishing grounds during this time of high activity, allowing you to target popular species like Mangrove Snapper, Grouper, and Vermilion Snapper.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Inshore
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $500
    price breakdown
    $500
    Inshore trips will allow you to target a variety of species swimming in the area waters. The trip will mostly focus on targeting Snapper using light tackle techniques an is a great choice for families and anglers new to the sport. 
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Offshore (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $450
    price breakdown
    $450
    Embark on an adventure offshore and have the captain take you to the rich blue water fishing grounds. This trip is great for anglers looking for an exciting and fun experience targeting many local favorites swimming in these waters.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Offshore (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip (Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $450
    price breakdown
    $450
    This trip will take you to the fishing grounds further offshore and allow you to target species living in the deep waters. You'll be able to try different techniques such as trolling and bottom fishing and target species such as Mutton Snapper, Black Grouper, and Amberjack.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Inshore (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $400
    price breakdown
    $400
    The half-day inshore trips are ideal for novice anglers and families with children. You'll stay in calmer waters, making the trip easier for the young ones to handle. You'll be using light tackle to target species like Snook, Snapper, and Cobia.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Inshore (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip (Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $400
    price breakdown
    $400
    This trip is a great choice for those looking for a relaxing day of fishing. You'll stay in the calmer inshore waters and visit popular local spots where you'll get the opportunity to target a variety of popular species. Anglers looking to get better acquainted with local fishing will find this trip great for them.
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About the Captain

Kevin Kovach
Jensen Beach, Florida, United States
Angler's Choice
9 Fishing Reports
17 Customer Reviews
Response time 1 hour
Member since April 2019
Kevin has always loved being around the water and has served in the Coast Guard. He has always enjoyed fishing and didn’t see himself spending more time in a 9-5 job so he found a perfect combination of pleasure and enjoyment and became a captain. He enjoys showing people what’s out there, teaching them about the fish, and how to fish for certain species. He’s been living and fishing in the area for 8 years now and has seen the area go through a lot of changes. His Moto is ‘’Keep it simple and don’t overthink things’’.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Black) Grouper (Black)

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Sailfish Sailfish
Seabass (Black) Seabass (Black)
Snapper (Mutton) Snapper (Mutton)

Snapper (Vermilion) Snapper (Vermilion)
Snook Snook
Triggerfish (Gray) Triggerfish (Gray)
Tripletail Tripletail

Boat Specs

Twin Vee (Catamaran) originally built in 2018. Powered by 2 150HP Suzuki engines.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 1 day prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 1 day before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.

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

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.86
out of 5 stars from 17 reviews
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Full Day Offshore Trip
Full Day Offshore
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
94%
Appropriate for children
94%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
93%
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Ahmed A.
Minerva, Ohio
 5.00
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Full Day Offshore Trip

VERIFIED   NEW  July 28, 2020
This was my first offshore trip. Wasn’t sure what to expect. The captain and first mate were help and knowledgeable. We caught...
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Chaz F.
Fruitland Park, FL
 5.00
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Full Day Offshore

VERIFIED   NEW  July 16, 2020
The trip overall was great! My wife and I didn’t have a clue on how to fish for saltwater fish. Kevin and Vern made it so...
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Leigh C.
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
 5.00
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Half day with Capt. Kevin

VERIFIED   July 2, 2020
HIGHLY RECOMMEND!! Our half day with Kevin was a truly awesome experience. I was a little anxious about venturing out with...
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Walter L.
Port Saint Lucie, FL
 5.00
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Full day trip with Captain Kevin and Vern

VERIFIED   July 3, 2020
Kevin, thank you and Vern for making what was a tough fishing day special! The Sailfish was awesome (of course…lol)....
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Jason M.
Riverview, FL
 5.00
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VERIFIED   June 24, 2020
Did a full day with Kovach charters.  I have gone on many charters and can say that I had a great time.  I took my...
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