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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Aransas Pass
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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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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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Benjamin T.
Houston, TX
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Half Day Fishing Trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (6–7 Hours) on October 15, 2020
Excellent host! Will be back! Great service!
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Chris G.
Brenham, TX
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October fishing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (4–5 Hours) on October 21, 2020
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John A.
Lumberton, TX
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Captian Russ

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (4–5 Hours) on 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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Dale S.
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (4–5 Hours) on June 26, 2021
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Clay R.
United States
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Good day in the bay

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (6–7 Hours) on 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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