Come on down to the Indian River Lagoon, the most biodiverse lagoon in the entire Northern Hemisphere. You could spend a lifetime gazing at the beautiful nature of this area, but you’re here to fish! Capt. Paul will guide you and your family to fish while pointing out all the various species that inhabit these waters.

Capt. Paul’s invites you on board his 28’ Crest Pontoon – the perfect vessel for multiple people or family fishing trips. There is plenty of comfortable seating on board, with high edges to keep everyone on board safe. This extremely stable boat has plenty of room to move around and not only allows you to enjoy the area’s diverse fishing opportunities but can also offer a relaxing boat trip through the lagoons and bays around the Indian River.

You’ll hit the productive waters of the Indian Lagoon and the Fort Pierce Inlet, assisted by Capt. Paul. He’ll take you after the A-listers of the area such as Snook, Bull Redfish, Spotted Seatrout, delicious Sheepshead, Black Drum and a variety of other species. Your kids will be entertained for hours by hooking up species such as Pufferfish and other smallies.

If you’re looking to just relax and enjoy the unique waters of the area, look no further! Capt. Paul will gladly take you on a cruise trip while explaining everything there’s to know about the many interesting animals you’ll see along the way.

When it comes to lures and baits you’ll be fully covered! Live bait fishing is done with live Shrimp and you have an arsenal of hard and soft plastics to choose from as well.

Whether you’re looking for a relaxing trip with your family, or some reel-screaming action with your best fishing buddies Just Bumminit has a trip for you! Book a trip to cast off on an unforgettable fishing adventure!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $450
    You'll hit the waters of the Indian River Lagoon and the surrounding waterways on this 6-hour trip. You can expect to go after Spotted Seatrout, Redfish, Snook, and whatever else takes the bait!
  • Private trip
    Eco Cruise - No Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $400
    If you're looking to blow off some steam, soak some rays, and enjoy the gorgeous nature of the famous Indian River Lagoon, this trip is for you! Kick back on the comfortable pontoon and listen to the very knowledgeable Captain Paul as he shows you the wonderful world of this location!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $400
    You'll spend the morning fishing the Indian River Lagoon and surrounding waters. The target list has Redfish, Snook, Black Drum, Spotted Seatrout, and many other species!
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About the Captain

Paul Fafeita
Vero Beach, Florida, United States
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34 Customer Reviews
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Member since March 2015
Captain Paul Fafeita has been fishing for half of a century – he knows all the tricks of the local fish and where the best-hidden spots are. Combine that with his 15 years of experience guiding customers and you've got the recipe for a true master guiding you! He got his love for angling from his dad and granddad – after that moment he never stopped fishing. Kids are more than welcome on board with Capt. Paul and he loves getting young anglers hooked on fishing.

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Targeted Species

Black Drum Black Drum
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle
Ladyfish Ladyfish
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)

Snook Snook
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

Crest (Pontoon) originally built in 2001, and restored in 2014. Powered by a 200HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
28 ft
Capacity
8 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Fly Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days 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 not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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
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Checks

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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
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Catch intended fish
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Awesome Trip!!

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on September 19, 2020
Captain Paul went above and beyond exceeding all of our expectations!! He was amazing with our youngest making sure he had...
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Excellent Day Just Bumminit!

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on March 16, 2021
Our annual fishing trip did NOT disappoint! Perfect day with Captain Paul. Highly recommend if you’re in or around Vero Beach!...
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Lovely Half Day fishing with Captain Paul

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on December 27, 2020
Super fun experience and learned a lot about casting like a pro, the local fish and important conservation efforts past and...
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FAQs about Just Bumminit - Pontoon Boat

Just Bumminit - Pontoon Boat offers the following trips to customers:
  • $400 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip (4 hours)
  • $400 per group - Eco Cruise - No Fishing (4 hours)
  • $450 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)

When you book a trip with Just Bumminit - Pontoon Boat, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Just Bumminit - Pontoon Boat include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks (Bottled water)
  • Fishing License
  • Fly Fishing Equipment (Please give notice beforehand)

Just Bumminit - Pontoon Boat offers the following type of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing

Just Bumminit - Pontoon Boat offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Spinning
  • Fly Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Just Bumminit - Pontoon Boat include:
  • Black Drum
  • Jack Crevalle
  • Ladyfish
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Snook
  • Spotted Seatrout