Capt Eric Olsen

Head out for a fishing adventure out of Sebastian Inlet and Vero Beach, Florida with “Capt Eric Olsen”! Whether it’s your first time on the water or you are a seasoned angler pro looking to butt heads with big fish – Captain Eric works hard to make sure you have a fun day out.

Hop aboard a 22’ Mako center console, ideal for up to 3 anglers. She’s got plenty of space for everyone to fish comfortably and is equipped with top-notch navigational electronics including GPS, Fishfinder, and autopilot. The boat is also fitted with an anchoring system to make sure you stay rooted to your fishing spot, as well as outriggers, downriggers, and a live well.

Whether you want to see what is biting close to the shore, or go a bit further offshore or fish the reefs and the wrecks – your trip will be an eventful and productive experience on the water. Go deep and you’ll hook into Sailfish, Wahoo and Mahi Mahi. Opt to stay closer to shore and it’s all about Jack Crevalle, Redfish, and Kingfish.

Capt. Eric provides all the gear you need to successfully bottom fish, troll, pop, and jig. You can even bring along your fly fishing equipment if you’d like! Whatever catch you decide to keep will be cleaned and filleted for you at the end of the trip for you to take home for dinner.

All you’ll want to bring are any drinks and snacks you’d like to enjoy. Strap in for an epic Florida fishing adventure with an experienced guide aboard Capt Eric Olsen!



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  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Inshore/Nearshore
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $350
    price breakdown
    $350
    Spend 4 hours exploring the productive inshore and nearshore waters! There are ton of different spots to explore and plenty of fish to hook including Cobia, Bluefish, Little Tunny, Redfish, and Snook. No need to worry about gear, Capt. Eric brings along everything you need for a productive day. Pack any drinks and snacks you'd like to enjoy and you're all set to go!
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About the Captain

Eric Olsen
Sebastian, Florida, United States
1 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
12 Customer Reviews
Response time 2 hours
Member since March 2017
Captain Eric Olsen is an avid and enthusiastic angler. He has over 37 years of experience and you can always find him on the water. Whether it's surfing, diving, boating, or fishing – he does it all. He grew up in the Cocoa Beach/Sebastian area of Florida and knows the local waters like the back of his hand. Capt. Eric has been a licensed Captain since 1984 and is also an EMT-certified firefighter.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Bluefish Bluefish
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Little Tunny (False Albacore) Little Tunny (False Albacore)
Redfish Redfish
Sailfish Sailfish

Snook Snook
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Mako (Center console) originally built in 1985. Powered by a 200HP Evinrude E-TEC engine.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

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
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (7)
4.53
out of 5 stars from 12 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
His very first trip to the ocean was successful!
Very helpful and knowledgeable!
We had so much fun!
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
91%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
92%
Catch intended fish
70%
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Terry H.
Palm Bay, FL
 5.00
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Half Day Morning Trip with Capt Eric

VERIFIED   October 25, 2019
For my birthday my son and I try to do a fishing trip. This year, we fished the Florida coast with Capt Eric. While the weather...
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Mallory A.
Burr Oak, MI
 5.00
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Half day fishing trip

VERIFIED   June 30, 2020
Captain Eric taught us a lot about fishing and being on the ocean waters. We had so much fun! His boat is well equipped for...
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Darrell K.
North Miami, FL
 5.00
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Half day with Eric.

VERIFIED   July 18, 2020
He was very patient , interesting and experienced.
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Salvador S.
Melbourne Beach, Florida
 5.00
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VERIFIED   November 26, 2019
Great trip! He made sure we stayed out until we caught some fish. Dropped us off where it was more convenient to be picked...
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Cheri B.
Bethalto, IL
 4.33
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March fishing trip

VERIFIED   March 14, 2020
We only caught 4 fish, but it was a beautiful day,  we enjoyed Captain Eric, and overall a great experience
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