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Surf Fishing - 3 Hours

3 Hour | Inshore | 1 - 6 People | Trip #3745

About Your Trip

Inshore
These trips start out on the sand and surf at first light. One of the best parts of the area is the serenity of watching a beautiful sunrise over the Atlantic. Generally this is when the best fishing will start becoming active as the water starts to warm up and fish cruise the beaches taking advantage of the visibility.

During your sunrise adventure Rio will cover everything from what baits work best, how to cast ... Read More

About Your Guide

Independent Guide
Talkative
Laid-back
Instructional
Beginner Oriented
Comfortable
Quality
Profile photo of Captain Experiences guide Rio
Rio is an experience surf fisherman whose favorite species to target from the sand would be pompano and whiting using specialty rigs. Big sharks on light tackle are a close second! When you book a trip with Rio, you are provided with all of the gear, which includes surf fishing combos, as well as light action lure and live bait setups. He'll always try 110% to provide you with an exceptional experience and a lifetime memory!

Rapid Fire Guide Q & A

What’s the biggest fish you’ve caught?
A 48” almost 50 pound Black Drum that was caught on video!
If you were cooking for all your friends what would you cook?
Fish Tacos with beans and rice.
What’s your favorite band?
Anything Classic Rock, 70s music.
What’s your drink of choice?
Water
How did you get started guiding?
Love for the water and wanting to share the experience with others.
What makes you different from other guides?
Our sheer willingness to succeed and satisfy our clients.
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Start Location

Juan Ponce de León Landing, Florida A1A, Melbourne Beach, FL, USA (this guide can be flexible with their start location) | Bodies of water fished: Banana River, Cape Canaveral

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore

Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate

Tackle

All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.

Beer

Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Live Bait

Yes, Included

Location

This trip has multiple pickup locations.

Weather

You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.

Waders

Wader rentals are not available.

Boat Restroom

No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.

Species

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Techniques

Cut Bait Fishing, Heavy Tackle Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Live Bait Fishing, Surf Fishing, Wading

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Long sleeved shirts, sunglasses, hats and sunscreen & A snack or drink. *Bottled Water is provided.
Where to Buy a Fishing License
No license needed for this trip.

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping
We use a cashless autopay system. We'll send you a boarding pass, and on the day of the trip, your guide will scan your boarding pass to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is to tip your guide (we recommend 20%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
Cancel for free up to 3 days before the trip.

Pricing Matrix

3 Hours
6 People
$550.00
5 People
$495.00
4 People
$440.00
3 People
$385.00
2 People
$330.00
1 Person
$330.00

Pricing & Availability

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Reviews

Denise

Verified Review Fishing

February 24 | Surf Fishing - 4 Hours

We recommend this outing to all. Couldn't have asked for a better experience. Our grandkids loved it and would like to do it again.

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Captain Experiences is the home of over 1500 Damn Good fishing and hunting guides. Our mission is to unlock the outdoors for everyone, and we want to help you get out there through our no-hassle online booking experience and our team of outdoors experts.
We vet our guides to make sure they are the best of the best. We want guides who not only put you on 'em, but show you a great time, keep you safe, and give you a memorable experience with your group.
Once you've paid your deposit at checkout, we'll send you a boarding pass. Just show your guide your boarding pass on the day of the trip, they'll scan it, the remaining balance will transfer automatically, and you'll be all set to get out there. Just make sure you bring a cash tip for the guide!
In the case of inclement weather, our guides will make the call and we'll work with you to reschedule your trip or issue a full refund. Your safety is our top concern.
Each trip’s price is set by the guide and factors in all of their costs. A big determinant of cost is often the type of boat and associated fuel costs, but other guide costs include leases, marina / slip fees, bait costs, and the cost to provide and maintain all of the gear you’ll need on your trip.
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