Scallop Season NOW

Rates for Fishing Charters

8-hour day, 1-3 people: $600
4-hour trip, 1-3 people: $500

Dock Departure

Between 7 and 8 am

Maximum Capacity

4 passengers - Additional $100 for fourth passenger

Ask Capt. Nita about special rates for January and February.

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Have your fish cleaned and bagged at the Sea Hag Marina dock (for market price).



What can I catch?

The time of the year, tides and weather conditions dictate what we’ll catch. A variety of fish will be caught in depths from 18 inches to 12 feet.

The variety of fish caught include: spotted sea trout, redfish, Spanish mackerel, flounder, cobia, sand trout, shark, black sea bass and sheepshead. Spotted sea trout season is year-round.


Jackson Fish

Want to fish the beautiful coastline of the Nature Coast?

captain nita chester, fishing, scalloping, steinhatchee, floridaCapt. Nita provides for you:
    • boat and fuel
    • tackle (quality rods, reels, artificial baits)
    • fishing license
    • ice chests for your catch, food, and beverages
    • water
    • all US Coast Guard-approved equipment
    • live bait when necessary
    • dry storage: cell phone, camera, wallet, etc

What you need to bring:
    • weather-appropriate clothing
    • hat or cap
    • sunglasses (polarized lens enhance the view!)
    • sunscreen (30 SPF+ is recommended)
    • food, beverage (please, no glass containers)
    • rain suit
    • deck shoes, boat shoes or athletic shoes with light/white soles (non-marring please)
    • camera (optional)
    • ice chest for taking home your catch

fin action charters, fishing, scalloping, steinhatchee, floridaCapt. Nita’s boat has the following for your safety and convenience:
    • dry storage for your belongings
    • one cooler for food and drinks
    • fish box
    • US Coast Guard-approved safety gear (for children and adults) type 1 commercial vests
    • first aid supplies
    • GPS/depth finders
    • 2 VHF radios
    • quality rods and reels

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Payment is due at trip’s end. Cash, credit card, traveler’s check, money order, please. Personal or corporate checks also accepted for payment.

Gratuities for captains are not included in the fees, yet are very much appreciated.