Salt Roots Adventures

Running angling trips out of Vero Beach, Salt Roots Adventures invites you to check out the local fishery in style.

Capt. Riley is here to get you on some fish, and to make sure you have fun doing it. You’ll be using techniques like bottom fishing, fly fishing, gigging, jigging, and spinning, depending on what you’re going after. As part of their 4 to 8-hour trips, you can target species like Snook, Spotted Seatrout, Redfish, Tarpon, Snapper, and Jack Crevalle, depending on the current season and weather conditions.

Your adventure begins on board a 17’ Redfish Boats vessel that can fit a maximum of 2 anglers. The boat is fitted with an ice box. All the necessary fishing gear is included in the price of your trip. All that’s up to you is to use it as best you can. The captain will supply all the needed fishing licenses for your trip.

The boat will be supplied with drinks for your pleasure, be sure to let the captain know if you have any questions or want to bring your own. Want to bring the rest of the family along for the ride? Kids are welcome aboard, so you’re free to make it a family adventure.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Salt Roots Adventures.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $400
    We'll be inshore fishing somewhere between Sebastian Inlet and Fort Pierce inlet. Whether you're a pro on a fly rod or it's your first time we have you covered. Everyone is welcome in the outdoors, let us be your guide. Start time can be moved around if prefered. We can be out as early as 4 a.m.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $575
    We'll be inshore fishing somewhere between Sebastian Inlet and Fort Pierce inlet. Whether you're a pro on a fly rod or it's your first time we have you covered. Everyone is welcome in the outdoors, let us be your guide. Start time can be moved around if prefered. We can be out as early as 4 a.m.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $750
    We'll be inshore fishing somewhere between Sebastian Inlet and Fort Pierce inlet. Whether you're a pro on a fly rod or it's your first time we have you covered. Everyone is welcome in the outdoors, let us be your guide. Start time can be moved around if prefered. We can be out as early as 4 a.m.

About the Captain

Riley Smithson
Vero Beach, Florida, United States
ID & License verified
Member since July 2022
Vero Beach Native Raised in their uncles local bait and tackle store, Riley has grown up fishing, diving, surfing and exploring the surrounding waters of Sebastian and Vero Beach. Whether it's you first time on the the water or a highly experienced angler, Riley has all the tools and knowledge to give you an unforgettable experience!

About this listing

Targeted species

Bass (Largemouth) Largemouth Bass
Black Drum Black Drum
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle
Redfish Redfish

Boat specs

Redfish Boats (Flats boat) originally built in 2005. Powered by a 90HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
17 ft
Capacity
2 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing
Saint Sebastian
Lake Fishing
Blue Cypress and Headwater
Inshore Fishing
From Sebastian Inlet to Fort Pierce Inlet
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Flounder Gigging

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Lowrance Hook 4x w/chirp
Live Bait Well
15 gallon oxygenated in deck
Multimedia System
JL Audio system with bluetooth
Ice Box
In boat and Yeti 65

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
All reels are Penn Conflict 2 carbon fiber
Live Bait
Shrimp, mullet, pins and pigs
Lures
Curated assortment
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
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
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Pay online in full

Pay online in full through FishingBooker and avoid unnecessary hassle with carrying extra cash.

No additional fees.
Book with 30% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% 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
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal

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FAQs about Salt Roots Adventures

Salt Roots Adventures offers the following trips to customers:
  • $400 per group - Half Day Trip (4 hours)
  • $575 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • $750 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Salt Roots Adventures, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder Lowrance Hook 4x w/chirp
  • Live Bait Well 15 gallon oxygenated in deck
  • Multimedia System JL Audio system with bluetooth
  • Ice Box In boat and Yeti 65

Trips booked with Salt Roots Adventures include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (All reels are Penn Conflict 2 carbon fiber)
  • Live Bait (Shrimp, mullet, pins and pigs)
  • Lures (Curated assortment )
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks
  • Fishing License

Salt Roots Adventures offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing (Saint Sebastian)
  • Lake Fishing (Blue Cypress and Headwater)
  • Inshore Fishing (From Sebastian Inlet to Fort Pierce Inlet)
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Salt Roots Adventures offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Fly Fishing
  • Flounder Gigging

Top targeted fish species with Salt Roots Adventures include:
  • Bass (Largemouth)
  • Black Drum
  • Jack Crevalle
  • Redfish
  • Shark (Blacktip)
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon