Florida Saltwater Flats Fishing

7022 County Road 358
Steinhatchee FL, United States

Florida Saltwater Flats Fishing Charters invites you to experience some of the best fishing Florida’s Big Bend has to offer. Join Captain Mark and find out for yourself why fishing in Steinhatchee is simply irresistable.

Captain Mark is praised by former customers for his sense of humor and professional demeanor. He prides himself on the 100% effort he puts into helping his customers catch as many fish as possible. An advocate of wildlife conservation, he practices catch and release whenever possible.

Your fishing or scalloping trip will take place on Captain Mark’s 2016 22’ Blue Wave STX with a 200 HP Suzuki engine. The boat is equipped with well-known brands, with a Power Pole anchoring system, Okuma rods and reels and Fins Fishing lines on board to enhance your experience.

A typical trip with Florida Saltwater Flats Fishing Charters will take you around the area of Steinhatchee and Crystal River, which is a beautiful, family friendly spot for fishing and swimming. Among other species, he mainly fishes for Redfish, Trout and Cobia. He enjoys using artificial lures to catch Redfish, and his favorite are Gold Spoon and Target.

Capt. Mark also offers scalloping trips, which can be great fun for all involved. He’ll take you to abundant scallop beds where people often limit out on these delicious shellfish. Get wet and take in the beautiful nature and wildlife of the Big Bend area! As scallops are normally found in shallow water, all you need to bring with you is your mask, snorkel and fins.

If you are part of a large group that is not a problem, as Captain Mark works with a number of captains who can accommodate you. He can also provide lodging if required.

Florida Saltwater Flats Fishing Charters invites you to experience some of the best fishing Florida’s Big Bend has to offer. Join Captain Mark and find out for yourself why fishing in Steinhatchee is simply irresistable.

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Boat Specs

Blue Wave STX 2 (Flats boat) originally built in 2016. Powered by a 200HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 42 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Jigging
Popping
Targeted Species
 
Cobia
 
Flounder

 
Redfish
 
Spotted Seatrout

 
Tarpon
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
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
 
You Keep Catch
Must pay to have fish cleaned at marina
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

10% 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, PayPal.

About the Captain

Mark Brady
Steinhatchee, Florida, United States
Member since May 2015
Capt. Mark originally fell in love with fishing on fresh waters, but he switched to saltwater 15 years ago. He’s been a keen participant in fishing tournaments ever since his late teens, and has fished the the IFA, BBRC and Xtreme Redfish tournament circuits. Since being so busy with the charter business he now only fishes the IFA professionaly. Winning the West Coast 2014 and 9th nationally 2015. When he’s not competing he offers his advice and time to a number of charity tournaments.
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 100%