Captain
Russ Wheeler

Member since August 2016 Aransas Pass, United States
Background
Captain Russ Wheeler has 28 years of experience fishing the waters of South Texas. Not only is he a very experienced and family friendly charter boat captain, he is also a certified Bird & Wildlife Guide, and he will be more than happy to share his knowledge of the area's amazing flora and fauna throughout your fishing trip.

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Aransas Pass, United States
Background
Captain Russ Wheeler has 28 years of experience fishing the waters of South Texas. Not only is he a very experienced and family friendly charter boat captain, he is also a certified Bird & Wildlife Guide, and he will be more than happy to share his knowledge of the area's amazing flora and fauna throughout your fishing trip.
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77 reviews
Aransas Pass
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4.97
out of 5 stars from 77 reviews
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Good experience
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
92%
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John A.
Lumberton, TX
 5.00
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Captian Russ

VERIFIED   NEW  September 11, 2020
We had an excellent trip and an excellent day on the water. Our trip had to be rescheduled due to bad weather. We arrived at...
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Clay R.
United States
 4.67
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Good day in the bay

VERIFIED   NEW  August 24, 2020
got started early in the morning. Greeted by Russ and got to go over the day and where we would be fishing. It was a bit tough...
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Todd M.
Houston, TX
 5.00
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Great Trip

VERIFIED   NEW  September 1, 2020
Captain Russ did a great job trying to put us on the fish, he never gave, but neither did the 30 MPH winds.  Great experience...
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Barrett P.
Aransas Pass, TX
 5.00
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Great experience

VERIFIED   July 22, 2020
The trip with Captain Wheeler was amazing! He put us on fish almost immediately, we started fishing when the sun came up and...
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Dustin L.
Ingleside, Texas
 5.00
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Knowledgeable and friendly

VERIFIED   July 8, 2020
Cap Russ was excellent, arrived early and had the boat ready with gas and bait. All we had to do was hop in and start fishing....
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