Captain Goop Charters

Captain Goop Charters is located in Vero Beach and offers to show you a memorable time on inshore and nearshore these waters.

Capt. Spencer will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 4 to 8-hour trips, mainly fishing for Snook, Spotted Seatrout, Redfish, Tarpon, Snapper, and Dolphin, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips, you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, fly fishing, big game fishing, drift fishing, and spinning.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 25’ Shearwater boat that can safely take up to 4 anglers. This boat comes with an ice-box and a wireless trolling motor.

All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing. Your trip will include all the necessary fishing licenses for the day. The crew will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home at the end of the trip. The boat will be supplied with water for your pleasure, be sure to let the captain know if you have any questions or want to bring your own drinks.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Captain Goop Charters.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Night
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 PM
    $450
    Fishing at night! If you have a busy schedule during the day, come fish at night. You'll spend 4 hours fishing structures for Snook, Tarpon, and many other species you’d find in the day. Snook especially is more likely to feed at night, improving your chances for a trophy fish!
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $500
    Fishing in between Sebastian and Fort Pierce Inlet. You'll be fishing along mangrove shorelines, canals with docks, bridges, spoil islands, and more! You and the crew will spend 4 fun hours targeting Snook, Redfish, Tarpon, and other species.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $500
    Come enjoy an afternoon fishing in between Sebastian and Fort Pierce Inlet. You can explore lovely mangrove shorelines, bridges, canals with docks, spoil islands, and other fish-rich spots. You and the captain will go after Tarpon, Snook, Redfish, and more!
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Nearshore
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $600
    On this 4-hour trip, you and the captain will be fishing outside Sebastian or Fort Peirce Inlet. You'll be targeting the reefs for Snapper, Sheepshead, Mackerel, Snook, Tarpon, sharks, and many other species! The trip is weather-dependent.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Inshore
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $650
    Spend even more time fishing the waters between Sebastian and Fort Pierce Inlet. The local spoil islands bridges, mangrove shorelines, canals with docks, and other locations all offer plenty of fish to catch! You can chase Snook, Tarpon, Redfish, and more.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Nearshore
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $750
    Your fishing will take place outside Sebastian or Fort Peirce Inlet. Fishing for 6 hours, you'll have a great time searching the reefs for Snapper, Tarpon, Sheepshead, Snook, Mackerel, sharks, and many more! The trip depends on the weather.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Inshore
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $850
    The trip takes you on the waters between Sebastian and Fort Pierce Inlet. Embark on an adventure and fish for Tarpon, Snook, Redfish, and many other fine species. The spots you'll search include mangrove shorelines, spoil islands, canals with docks, bridges, and more!
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Nearshore
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $950
    Chase Tarpon, Shark, Sheepshead, Snook, and other great species on this nearshore trip. The area you and the captain will cover includes bountiful grounds between Fort Pierce and Sebastian inlets. This is a weather-dependent trip.
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About the Captain

Spencer Reilly
Vero Beach, Florida, United States
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12 Customer Reviews
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Member since February 2022
Join Capt. Spencer on a trip to the beautiful and rich waters of Florida. Enjoy excellent service, catch fish, and make memories on the water.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Grouper (Black) Black Grouper
Grouper (Gag) Gag Grouper
Redfish Redfish
Snapper (Lane) Lane Snapper

Snapper (Mangrove) Mangrove Snapper
Snapper (Mutton) Mutton Snapper
Snook Snook
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout

Tarpon Tarpon
Tripletail Tripletail

Boat Specs

Shearwater (Bay boat) originally built in 2010. Powered by a 300HP Mercury Verado engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Hardcore live bait (caught, not bought)
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Ice Box
Water and ice included
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Hardcore live bait (caught, not bought)
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Ice Box
Water and ice included

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
Water only
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 included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Vero Beach to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
Youth-friendly trips
You Keep Catch

Payment

Book with 25% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 25% deposit 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
Checks
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 2.5% charge will apply.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 12 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (2)
Great day inshore fishing
Great day inshore fishing
Angler Rating
12
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
88%
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David W.
Vero Beach, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
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5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with Spencer

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) on June 24, 2022
Young Captain who is very knowledgeable.  Great personality, good sense of humor.  The 3 of us caught 13 Snook.  Would go...
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Jamie L. M.
Utica, NY
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
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5.0 / 5
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February fishing trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) on February 21, 2022
Captain Spencer was extremely patient with our 7 year old. He baited and casted all day for us without batting an eye. He was...
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Mike M.
Etna, OH
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day morning trip with Captain Spencer

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) on May 3, 2022
Wonderful experience for both my father in law and myself. Was able to cross snook off of my bucket list fish. Exceeded expectations...
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Matthew H.
Middletown, DE
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day. With Capt. Goop.

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) on May 24, 2022
Awesome trip. Spencer really knows the area and can put you on the fish.  Very professional and patience. Will be booking...
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Matt R.
Atlanta, Georgia
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Great day inshore fishing

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) on April 5, 2022
Cpt Goop is a great local guide.  We caught a bunch a snook and a beautiful Jack.  Highly recommended
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FAQs about Captain Goop Charters

Captain Goop Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $450 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Night (4 hours)
  • $500 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) (4 hours)
  • $500 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM) (4 hours)
  • $600 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Nearshore (4 hours)
  • $650 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Inshore (6 hours)
  • $750 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Nearshore (6 hours)
  • $850 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 8 Hour Trip – Inshore (8 hours)
  • $950 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 8 Hour Trip – Nearshore (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Captain Goop Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well (Hardcore live bait (caught, not bought))
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box (Water and ice included)

Trips booked with Captain Goop Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks (Water only)
  • Fishing License

Captain Goop Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Flats Fishing

Captain Goop Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Fly Fishing
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Captain Goop Charters include:
  • Grouper (Black)
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • Redfish
  • Snapper (Lane)
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snapper (Mutton)
  • Snook
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon
  • Tripletail