Nature Coast Inshore Charters

4140 Cortez Boulevard
Weeki Wachee FL, United States

Come catch some fish with Nature Coast Inshore Charters, who are based in Weeki Wachee, Florida, and run fishing charters on the inshore, nearshore, flats and backcountry waters between Tarpon Springs and Crystal River. From avid anglers to family trips, you will be fishing with top of the line equipment as you have some fun and rip some lips. The crew also offer scalloping trips that are great fun for the whole family, and hope to provide all their guests with memories that will last a lifetime.

You will spend the day aboard a 22’ Nautic Star center console, which comes with a 225HP Mercury motor and can reach max speeds of 30 knots. The boat can accommodate up to six anglers, and features a flat casting deck, as well as a Minn Kota trolling motor and Power-Pole anchor to easily navigate into shallow areas. It also comes equipped with GPS, fishfinder, VHF radio, livewell, ice box, and snorkeling equipment for those wishing to see the marine life in its natural habitat.

Nature Coast Inshore Charters specializes in light tackle, spinning, jigging, and drift fishing, and offers half and full day fishing trips, as well as 6 hour scalloping trips. Target species include Redfish, Trout, Snook, Tarpon, Black Drum, Spanish Mackerel, Bluefish, Cobia, Flounder, Jack Crevalle, Sheepshead, Ladyfish, Mangrove Snapper, Pompano, Sea Bass, Tripletail, Scallops, and more, and you will be provided with rods, reels and tackle, live bait, lures, fishing licenses, catch cleaning and filleting, and bottled water.

Come catch some fish with Nature Coast Inshore Charters, who are based in Weeki Wachee, Florida, and run fishing charters on the inshore, nearshore, flats and backcountry waters between Tarpon Springs and Crystal River. From avid anglers to family tr


Select date to see available trips and rates:

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  • Full Day Trip
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 400 up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • 3/4 Day Trip - Scalloping
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 300 private charter
  • Half Day Trip
    4 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 300 up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person

About this listing

Boat Specs

Nautic Star (Center console) originally built in 2007. Powered by a 225HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
6 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Targeted Species
 
Black Drum
 
Cobia

 
Flounder
 
Grouper (Gag)

 
Jack Crevalle
 
Pompano

 
Redfish
 
Scallop

 
Snapper (Mangrove)
 
Snook

 
Spotted Seatrout
 
Tripletail
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
Minn Kota
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
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
Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
 
Disabled Accessible
Payment

20% 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, PayPal.

About the Captain

Mike Rabon
Weeki Wachee, Florida, United States
Member since July 2016
Captain Mike Rabon loves fishing. He had always dreamed of becoming a charter captain, so to him, this is not just a job but a passion. Capt. Mike loves nothing more than taking guests out on the water, and seeing their excitement as they reel in a good catch. Join him on one of his charters to explore Florida’s Gulf Coast, an area that offers great fishing and a peaceful and relaxing setting to take in the wildlife and surroundings.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

Customer Reviews

4.83 out of 5 stars from 2 reviews

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Good day with Mike. He was helpful even with 5 novices

Fished May 30, 2017
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the trip was postponed several times due to the weather conditions on advise of the captain very considered and professional because of the two children . the capt. was very helpful in teaching the way to fish, the two boys were happy with the captain’s instructions, it was just a very well accepted fishing trip for the family. Family oriented fishing charter I give it a 5 star rating and recommended for inshore fishing.

Fished March 13, 2017
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