MisStress Sportfishing Charters

Camachee Island Marina
St. Augustine FL, United States

The MisStress is a 27’ Customized Aquasport w/half tower, Cabin w/ head, Single Honda 250hp 4 stroke (New in June of ‘16) and two GPS/Depth machines as well as ship to shore (VHF) radio. We fish from the Intracoastal Waterway (ICW / aka river) out to 35 miles offshore. ICW fishing is 10# spinning tackle and (usually) live bait for speckled trout, redfish, flounder, black drum and pompano (in the spring). And for catch and release fun fish like jack cravalle, lady fish and bluefish. Fly fishermen are welcome but must bring own gear. Offshore can be for sharks (up to 100 #s on spinning tackle), king mackerel, cobia and Little Tunny (aka bonita) behind the shrimp boats and trolling the beach in spring and summer as well as king mackerel, greater amberjack (aka reef donkies), barracuda, bonita, cobia, sailfish and Mahi-mahi from the near shore artificial reefs out to 35 miles (distance offshore depends on length of trip and what’s biting where). And (of course), bottom fishing(on request during the summer because the trolling is very good to OUTSTANDING that time of year) for red snapper, grouper, mangrove snapper, lane snapper, vermillion snapper (aka redeyes) and black sea bass (to name a few). Bottom fishing is good all year depending on the weather and seasonal closures (usually for red snapper and the shallow water grouper species during the winter months). I provide everything except your personal items and food / beverage. Beer is permitted booze is not (no glass bottles please). Kids are ALWAYS welcome on my boat. Be sure to bring sunglasses, sunscreen and a hat as well as a camera/cellphone for action pictures.

The MisStress is a 27’ Customized Aquasport w/half tower, Cabin w/ head, Single Honda 250hp 4 stroke (New in June of ‘16) and two GPS/Depth machines as well as ship to shore (VHF) radio. We fish from the Intracoastal Waterway (ICW / aka river


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  • Full Day Trip - Offshore
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 800 up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • Full Day Trip - ICW
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 675 up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • 3/4 Day Trip - Offshore
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 600 up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • Half Day Trip - Offshore
    4 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 475 up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • 3/4 Day Trip - ICW (river)
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 475 up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • Half Day Trip - ICW (River)
    4 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 375 up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
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About this listing

Boat Specs

Aquasport CCC (customized) (Cuddy cabin) originally built in 1980, and restored in 2017. Powered by a 250HP Honda engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
27 ft
Capacity
5 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Backcountry Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
10-20#
Heavy Tackle
30-50#
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Live Bait (when available)
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Targeted Species
 
Amberjack
 
Barracuda (Great)

 
Cobia
 
Flounder

 
King Mackerel (Kingfish)
 
Little Tunny (False Albacore)

 
Pompano
 
Redfish

 
Sailfish
 
Seabass (Black)

 
Snapper (Red)
 
Spotted Seatrout
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Garmin
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Garmin
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Garmin
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Garmin
Live Bait Well
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 3 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
Kids are the Future - Teach them to Fish
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

15% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. 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.

About the Captain

Guy Spear
St. Augustine, Florida, United States
Member since May 2015
I've been told they have pictures of me fishing in a mud puddle in the back yard at 5 years old (and catching fish) though I've never seen these pictures. After serving 20 years in the US Navy, traveling and fishing all over the world, and, as a part time job, running the Navy's charter boat for Moral ,Welfare and Recreation in Bermuda for 3 years I retired in '90 and became a charter fishing boat owner/operator. I have literally fished all over the world. I have been lucky enough to fish for and catch Pacific Blue marlin in Hawaii and Atlantic Blue's in Bermuda, the Bahama's, Texas and Florida. I've caught sailfish in Mexico, Texas, the Bahama's and Florida as well. Now I specialize in teaching/instructing young (and not so young) anglers in light and medium tackle live bait trolling techniques, bottom fishing and light spinning tackle (live and plastic bait) fishing in the ICW and its feeder creeks.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

St. Augustine Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5 stars from 48 reviews

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Captain Guy was pleasant and informational. Savannah was a great first mate.  They helped bait when needed and tried to find the best spots to catch fish. It was a fun trip for me and the three teenage boys I took.

Fished September 25, 2017
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Great day!  Enjoyed watching my teenage son out fishing for the first time.  Caught lots of fish.

Fished August 25, 2017
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The trip was as expected and the
captain did what he could to put us on fish but they just weren’t biting. We did catch a bonito and a nice barracuda which was pretty cool to catch. I was a little disappointed we didn’t catch more fish but I’d do the trip again. The captain and first mate were both very friendly and made the trip enjoyable.

Fished August 10, 2017
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