What to Bring on your Venice FL deep sea fishing trip

FishFactor's high speed boat docked in Casey key Florida. Fish Factor is owned by captain Ed who lives in Nokomis, FLWhere to meet me for your fishing charter  »

What I provide:

  • I provide the boat, all tackle, all the proper bait,
  • Top-of-the-line rods and reels
  • Bags to take your catch home in.
  • A cooler to keep fish on ice while on the boat but bring your own as well.
  • A camera in case you forget!
  • I  will clean and bag all your catch for you.
  • what to bring on your deep sea fishing charter trip off the coast of venice floridaNo Fishing License required… I pay an annual fee that covers up to four anglers.

What You Bring:

  • Bring what ever your crew desires to eat.
  • Lots and lots of water!
  • Don’t forget a hat, sunscreen and sunglasses.
  • Dress appropriately
    • In the winter wear layers to shed as the day goes on.
    • In the summer a long sleeve shirt can save the day.
    • Chance of rain: rain gear
  • A small cooler to keep and transport your catch cold.
  • dogs not allowed on fishing charter tripsA camera!

What NOT to bring:

  • Black sole shoes are a no no.
  • A dog
  • More than 4 people total


Can I bring alcohol?

flying fish beerAlcohol is fine but I don’t encourage it and as long as you have a beer for the Captain while cleaning your catch!!!! Please use in moderation to avoid tripping or falling overboard. Please read the article: heat & alcohol, a dangerous combination.

Afterwards, we’ll post your pictures on our Web Gallery with your permission.

Dress in layers since the temperature can change drastically, especially in the spring and fall.

Note: If you are susceptible to seasickness, take seasickness medication before you leave the dock. There are very effective medications available over the counter or by prescription – ask your doctor for recommendations.