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Fishing charters in Rubonia, FL

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Rubonia fishing charters have easy access to backwater and deep sea fishing grounds.

There are a lot of options for your next fishing trip near Rubonia. These waters a home to Mangrove Snapper, Snook, Redfish, Tarpon, and many more.

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Inshore fishing charters in Rubonia

Rubonia is famous for its inshore fishing grounds. From backcountry fishing to the night Snook fishing trips, there’s something for anglers of all tastes and all ages.

You can reel_in Mangrove Snapper, Snook, Redfish, Tarpon, and many more.

Inshore fishing trips are very popular with families, couples, and small groups of friends.

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Inshore fishing trip prices

$436 is the average base price for a private 4-hour inshore fishing charter and 2 anglers. Add $50 for an each additional person. Captains can take 4-6 anglers depending on the length of the boat.

$200 is the lowest price for a 2-hour inshore fishing trip in Rubonia.

You can find more than 41 fishing companies in Rubonia and nearby cities. It’s easy to book your next fishing break in Rubonia.

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Best time for inshore fishing

The best time to go inshore fishing in Rubonia are considered to be June, July and May.

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Offshore fishing charters in Rubonia

Rubonia offshore fishing charters have quick access to the open waters, allowing anglers to get a taste of the fishing action on a short trip.

There are a plenty of options for your next fishing trip near Rubonia. Local waters a playground for Cobia, King Mackerel, Gag Grouper, Jack Crevalle, and many more.

Offshore fishing trips are good for experienced anglers, groups for friends, and those who want to reel in a bigger catch. Be ready to travel into the federal waters miles off the coast.

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Offshore fishing trip prices

On average, the price for a 4-hour offshore fishing trip is $682 for 2 people. Add $50 for an extra angler. Captains can take 4-6 persons depending on the length of the craft.

The most affordable 4-hour offshore fishing trip in Rubonia costs $350 for 2 anglers.

There are about 29 fishing guides in Rubonia and nearby cities. It’s easy to find your next fishing getaway in Rubonia.

Keep in mind that it takes time to get to the best offshore fishing spots. It’s better to take a 6-hour offshore fishing trip if you want more fishing action.

The average tips are 15-20% of the total fishing charter price.

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Best time for offshore fishing

June, July and May are the best months for offshore fishing near Rubonia.

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Family-friendly fishing charters in Rubonia

Rubonia family-friendly fishing charters offer short trips for a quick outing — perfect for families with kids. It’s the best way to introduce your children to sport fishing and show various saltwater fish species.

Inshore fishing takes place in calm waters like bays and creeks. Inshore waters are ideal for family fishing because of the shallow depths and calm waves.

Family-friendly fishing trip prices

Select a 4-hour inshore fishing charter if you are planning a trip to Rubonia. Your family won’t get tired during a short outing.

$436 is the average price for a 4-hour family-friendly fishing trip and 2 guests. An extra person fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate 4-6 anglers depending on the size of the vessel.

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Shark fishing charters in Rubonia

Rubonia waters have one of the most productive shark fisheries in the US. Rubonia shark fishing charters have vast experience in targeting different shark species.

Some of the more common sharks you can catch include: Blacktip Shark, Bonnethead Shark, Nurse Shark, Bull Shark, and many more.

Note: you can keep certain Florida shark species, but most sharks are off-limits for harvesting. These sharks have to be released. But don't worry about shark identification. Your Captain will assist you.

Good shark fishing is along the coral or the sandy bottoms, river mouths, bays, and offshore waters. Shallows are a playground for juveniles, while deep waters are home to adult sharks.

There are many options for bait. Live or dead bait may include Mullet, Ladyfish, Bonita, and Blue Runner. The type of bait depends on the shark species you want to catch.

Shark fishing trip prices

$522 is the average price for a 4-hour shark fishing trip and 2 guests. Add $50 for each additional person. Captains can take 4-6 persons depending on the length of the craft.

You can find about 13 fishing charters in Rubonia and nearby cities. It’s easy to find your next fishing outing in Rubonia.

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Best time for shark fishing in Rubonia

Most of the non-prohibited shark species can be caught any time of the year. The best months for shark fishing in Rubonia are March through October.

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Tarpon fishing charters in Rubonia

Rubonia attracts ambitious anglers looking to target Tarpon. Local charters will help you to find the best fishing locations. They are ready to share their knowledge and fishing techniques with any potential angler on their fishing charters.

Tarpon occur in shallow waters, passes, inlets, channels, bays, and river mouths. Shrimp, pinfish, mullet, and crabs would be the ideal fishing bait.

Note: Tarpon are a protected catch-and-release-only species. If you catch a Tarpon over 40 inches, avoid removing it from the water. So be delicate with your catch, take a memorable photo, and let it go.

Tarpon fishing rates

On average, the base price for a 6-hour Tarpon fishing charter is $580 for 2 anglers. An extra guest fee is $50.

15 fishing companies can help you with Tarpon fishing in Rubonia and nearby cities.

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Best time for Tarpon fishing in Rubonia

Tarpon fishing season in Rubonia is late spring through summer. August, July, and June are the ideal months.

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FAQ

What is included in the price?

Most trips are all-inclusive. Captains provide rods, reels, tackle, bait, and a cooler with ice. Usually, Captains clean anything that you catch.

The trip price includes a saltwater fishing license. This license covers all the anglers on the vessel.

A Fishing charter has to have a federal permit if you are planning to fish in the federal waters.

What to bring on a fishing charter trip?

Depending on the weather, Captains recommend bringing sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, long sleeve shirt, hat, windbreaker, waterproof jacket, waterproof pans, appropriate non-skid footwear, gloves, your medicines, bug bite cream, sanitizer, drinks, and snacks.

Bring your freshwater license if you are planning to fish in the freshwater.

Some Captains don’t recommend bringing spray sunscreen, liquor, weapons, fireworks, and inappropriate footwear.

How to book a fishing charter trip?

You can reserve a trip with a 10-30% deposit.

The remaining balance has to be paid directly to the Captain on the day of your trip or upon arrival.

The majority of the fishing charter deposits are refundable if you can cancel before the cancellation deadline. On average, a free cancellation deadline is 2-14 days before the trip date. Keep in mind that some of the bookings could be non-refundable.

What are the closest boat ramps and marinas to Rubonia?

There are several boat ramps and marinas near Rubonia. Most of the fishing charters launch from:

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