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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Coastal Rod Bender

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4.9
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out of 5 stars from 104 reviews
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June fishing trip
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Knowledgeable Guide
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
99%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
99%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
91%
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John H.
United States
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Experience always wins

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (4–5 Hours) on July 23, 2017
Captain Russ Wheeler has over 25 years experience fishing the South TX region and every bit of it was tested during our trip....
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Dudley S.
Austin, TX
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VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (6–7 Hours) on October 13, 2019
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Carl B.
Port Aransas, Texas
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (4–5 Hours) on July 26, 2019
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Taylor S.
Houston, Texas
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (4–5 Hours) on July 12, 2019
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Kenny B.
Houston, TX
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (4–5 Hours) on June 26, 2019
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