Captain
Kevin Wissing

Member since March 2014

St. Petersburg, United States

Background
Captain Kevin was born and raised on the Florida waters. He loves to teach people how to fish and show them different ways to catch more fish. He wants nothing more than for people to fall in love with fishing like he himself did and hopes to be able to contribute to that in his own way.
Techniques
Several styles are used on my fishing charters, trolling,live bait and dead bait and my methods of catching different species.

Hey, I'm Captain Kevin Wissing

St. Petersburg, United States
Background
Captain Kevin was born and raised on the Florida waters. He loves to teach people how to fish and show them different ways to catch more fish. He wants nothing more than for people to fall in love with fishing like he himself did and hopes to be able to contribute to that in his own way.
Techniques
Several styles are used on my fishing charters, trolling,live bait and dead bait and my methods of catching different species.
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Fishing Reports

What Winter ?

December 19, 2017

Near shore action is hot!!!! With little to know winter here in Mad Beach. Near shore fishing is just like it was Spring time. Although with water temps down, the bite is hot!! Flounder, Mangrove Snapper, Grey Snapper are… Read Full Report →


What Winter ?

December 17, 2016

What Winter?? Madeira Beach Fl has not yet been hit with any major cold fronts at this time. With water temps still in the lower 70's . Near shore fishing is on fire, Hogfish, Flounder, Sheepshead, Redfish ,White trout,… Read Full Report →


Hot Fall Bite

November 12, 2016

Fall near shore action is in full swing. 4 hour Charters are producing Spanish Mackerel, KingFish Snapper and much more. Finding the birds this time of year is key to finding the Spanish Mackerel and Kingfish. By Trolling on… Read Full Report →


Beat the heat

July 14, 2016

Summer time pattern is in full swing. With a quick run out to the summer time near shore action. You can bend a rod on some Mangrove Snapper, Flounder , Key West Grunts. Along these reefs we have came… Read Full Report →


Snapper TIme

May 12, 2016

Near shore reef fishing is on fire. Mangrove Snapper, Keywest Grunts, Flounder and Tarpon are starting to invade the near shore reefs. All this action is telling me this summer is going to be a action packed one. Come… Read Full Report →


Kings are in the air

April 14, 2016

Near shore Kingfish is getting hot! Trolling live or hardware has produced good numbers. Near shore bottom fishing has been great as well. Key west grunts, Mangrove Snapper, and Flounder has kept the rods bent ! Read Full Report →


Near shore bite

March 14, 2016

With spring right on our back door. We will be switching gears. However the winter bite is still hanging around. Blackdrum, Sheepshead, Mangrove Snapper are on the near shore reefs. Using the new nekidballjigz makes it easy to feel… Read Full Report →


Cooling off

January 08, 2016

With the water temps starting to cool off, the flounder bite stays HOT!! Last couple trips have produced a mixed bag of fish. But I have noticed the big flounder are starting to move into there winter near shore… Read Full Report →


Fall bite is starting

September 25, 2015

As the summer bite ends, the fall bite is starting to heat up. With several trips this summer. The Flounder, Snapper and Shark bite was off the charts. Now its time to switch up gears and get ready for… Read Full Report →


September Near Shore

September 04, 2015

With Battling the summer weather. I had a perfect window to get out with some great client's. A 4 hour trip was booked and my goal was to get them on the fish quick before storms could bring the… Read Full Report →


Summer Weather

August 14, 2015

With not the greatest weather we have been have the last couple weeks. I was able to get out on my 5 hour near shore trip. The bite was slow at first, I had a great moving tide around… Read Full Report →


Summer Time Action

July 03, 2015

Summer is in full swing!!! That means the bite is on fire. Plenty of action on my charters the last couple of days. Flounder, Key West Grunts, Mangrove Snapper, Seabass and much more has been on my near shore… Read Full Report →


In the meat

April 17, 2015

Hot action on the near shore reefs. 4 hour trips have produced Kingfish, Mangrove Snapper, Key West Grunts and Spanish Mackerel. Live and dead bait have produced awesome action for your reef fish. While trolling live Pichalds or spoons… Read Full Report →


GOOD TO BE A KING

April 04, 2015

My near shore trips have produced several king fish. Trolling live bait or spoons has made for a action packed day on the near shore waters. 4 hour charters have been producing enough action to wear out your arms.… Read Full Report →


KING TIME !

March 23, 2015

Spring is in full swing!! As I set out on my 4 hour near shore trip with clients wanting to target King Fish. With a well full of plenty of great size Thredfins, we head out of Johns Pass… Read Full Report →


Hot fishing in Mad Beach

March 10, 2015

Flounder, sheepshead and Mangrove Snapper is on the menu for today's 4 hour charter. With eager clients on board, we set out of Madeira Beach Marina. With calm seas my bow head west to around 30 ft to my… Read Full Report →


Near Shore Winter Action

December 16, 2014

I was scouting some new bottom today the bite is on for Flounder,Sheepshead and Snapper this time of year. Bait of choice was live and dead shrimp and simply placing on the bottom for these tasty fish to find.… Read Full Report →

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4.94
out of 5 stars from 28 reviews
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100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
94%
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Jake Wanek
Minneapolis, MN
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Half Day Trip with Catch On Charters

VERIFIED   April 26, 2018
My buddies and I came down to Florida and went with Capt Kevin and Catch-On Charters for a half-day and it was honestly the...
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Chet Zentz
Tampa, FL
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   August 2, 2018
Capt Kevin took us out for a half day trip. He took us out to a place which gave us many strikes and lots of fish. He kept...
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Bushnell, FL
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6hr summer trip with Captain Kevin

VERIFIED   July 14, 2018
Morning started slower than Captain wanted even though we caught fish and great flounder then he moved us into a crazy Spanish...
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Robert Bennett
Tampa, FL
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Half day with Capt Kevin

VERIFIED   July 8, 2018
Amazing time, would highly recommend to anyone!  I took three kids ages 7, 9, and 9 and they had a blast.  It was...
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Jane A Seibert
St. Petersburg, Florida
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February fishing trip

VERIFIED   February 10, 2018
Captain Kevin provided an excellent day on the water with nonstop action, exemplary service and courtesy. One of the best experiences...
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