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Home Port:
The Resort & Club at Little Harbor | Ruskin, Florida.
Tampa Bay Fishing Charters with Full-Time Fishing Guide and U.S.C.G. Licensed Capt. Travis Yaeckel.

Capt. Travis Yaeckel owns and operates a local Fishing Charter business, Instinct Fishing Co. based in Ruskin, Florida. Born at Tampa General Hospital and growing up along the South Shore of Tampa Bay, Capt. Travis has spent most of his life fishing the waters he now guides for a living. When you book a trip with Travis, your memories begin from his dock and headquarters at The Resort & Club at Little Harbor Village Marina | Slip F1 adjacent to Harborside Suites. From there you will be greeted with a clean charter boat, rigged rods, a livewell full of fresh caught bait, a cooler full of ice and water, and most importantly a full-time professional fishing guide – ready to fish! After a short idle through the marina, your personal quest for the fish of your dreams or just an exciting day on the water begins. Year round he provides clients with all-inclusive inshore and backcountry fishing trips for Snook, Redfish, Trout, & Tarpon. Depending on the tide, weather conditions, moon phase, and time of year, you will fish the flats, bays, creeks, and rivers that makeup the unique estuary we call Tampa Bay.

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Not Staying at the Resort? No Problem!

Multiple Pickup Locations Throughout Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay Fishing Charters

  1. Tampa Marriott Waterside
  2. Williams Park Boat Ramp
  3. Gandy Boat Ramp (Salty Sol)
  4. Davis Island Boat Ramp


St. Pete Fishing Charters

  1. Vinoy Hotel Marina Basin
  2. O’Niells Marina
  3. Maximo Park


South Shore Fishing Charters

  1. The Resort & Club at Little Harbor (Home)
  2. Pirates Pointe Resort
  3. Simmons Park Boat Ramp
  4. Shell Point Marina
  5. Cockroach Bay Boat Ramp


What’s Biting In Tampa Bay?

Watch This Weeks Tampa Fishing Outfitters Radio Show!

Capt. Travis Yaeckel & Capt. Jason Prieto bring you the full Tampa Bay Fishing Report, all-year round. Catch the guys talking fishing and hot topics in the fishing community, each week LIVE on Facebook and YouTube Wednesdays at 6:00pm or tune-in every Sunday at 8:00am on 1040AM Sports Talk – The Team!