Captain Ted Nesti Inshore Fishing

9600 Bay Pines Blvd
St Petersburg FL, United States

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Boat Specs

Carolina Skiff (Skiff) originally built in 2008. Powered by 115HP evinrude e-tec engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 33 knots.

Length
19 ft
Capacity
4 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Targeted Species
 
Black Drum
 
Bluefish

 
Cobia
 
Redfish

 
Shark (Blacktip)
 
Sheepshead

 
Snapper (Mangrove)
 
Snook

 
Spanish Mackerel
 
Tripletail
Description

Capt. Ted Nesti, a Florida native, is a United States Coast Guard- licensed and insured charter captain and fishing guide, with over 40 years of experience fishing the inshore waterways of the Tampa Bay area, Pinellas County as well as the notorious Gulf of Mexico. Born and raised on St. Pete Beach, Ted specializes in inshore light tackle fishing for some of West Florida’s most sought-after game fish aboard his 2008 Carolina Skiff.

Captain Nesti operates a fully-equipped, center console 2008 19’ Carolina Skiff 198 DLV Elite, powered by a 115 Evinrude E-TEC engine. The vessel features a trolling motor and is outfitted with a standard assortment of navigational electronics such as GPS and Fishfinder. It can comfortably accommodate up to 4 fishermen per trip.

Fishing with Captain Ted, you’ll be targeting a variety of species inhabiting the Tampa Bay area. Above all, Ted specializes in Redfish, Snook, Sea Trout, Sheepshead as well as several shark species. All the appropriate fishing equipment will be provided by Ted, along with live and artificial bait. All you need to bring is lunch, your preferred beverage some sunscreen, hat and sunglasses for protection and your enthusiasm for spending a great day on the Florida waters.

Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkelling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 24 hours 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
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

15% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Checks.

About the Captain

Ted Nesti
St Petersburg, Florida, United States
Member since July 2014
About Capt. Ted Nesti, a U.S. Coast Guard licensed and insured charter captain, is a Florida native, born and raised on St. Pete Beach. For over 30 years, he has fished the inshore waters of the Tampa Bay area and Pinellas county as well as the Gulf of Mexico. Capt. Ted specializes in inshore, light tackel fishing targeting redfish, snook, trout, sheepshead, and sharks from his fully equipped 2008 Carolina Skiff 198 DLV Elite with a 115 Evinrude E-TEC engine. Charters include license, bait, and tackle. Just bring a lunch, drinks, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat and your enthusiasm for a great day on the water. SPECIALIZING IN REDFISH, SNOOK, TROUT, SHEEPSHEAD and SHARKS !
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 100%

St Petersburg Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.81 out of 5 stars from 14 reviews

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Friendly, knowlegable Captain. Upbeat, and positive. Moved to New spots when the fish weren’t biting.

Dean Anderson • Fished December 29, 2016
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Even though the fish were not hitting hard due to hot weather. Captain Ted didn’t give up and kept trying to put us on fish well beyond the 4 hour booked time

Jeff Boston • Fished July 15, 2016
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We had so much fun! Captain Ted was great. Caught a lot of fish and made great memories! Would definitely recommend! He even recommended Clammy Bills restaurant to cook our fish and it delicious! Thanks for a great time!

Don Arpaia • Fished June 22, 2016
Ted Nesti (The Captain)
Replied to this review on June 30, 2016

Thanks,Had great day of fishing with you.see again next time

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Location

  • 9600 Bay Pines Blvd, St Petersburg
    FL 33708, United States