Stars & Stripes Charters is a professional fishing/scalloping/bow fishing guide service in the Crystal River Florida area. Whether you want to fish inshore for redfish/trout/snook, chase tarpon or catch trophy bass in nearby lakes, Stars & Stripes Charters will work hard to put you on fis...
Stars & Stripes Charters is a professional fishing/scalloping/bow fishing guide service in the Crystal River Florida area. Whether you want to fish inshore for redfish/trout/snook, chase tarpon or catch trophy bass in nearby lakes, Stars & Stripes Charters will work hard to put you on fish! We provide everything you need for a day of fun on the water (fishing equipment, license, bait etc…).
Enjoy your half day fishing trip with Stars & Stripes Charters with Captain Matthew Kleckner. Perfect for your group of four, fishing the inshore waters of Crystal River, Florida is a great family vacation or buddy trip.
Captain Matthew fishes in a 2018Micro Draft 22 Extreme. The vessel is capable is floating in 6” of water and running in much less. With a Mercury 115 Pro XS engine, a state of the art of SIMRAD electronics, 10’ power poles, and all the bells and whistles aimed to make your time on the water successful.
While fishing in Crystal River you’re likely to see Sea Turtles, Stingrays, Manatees, Dolphins, and more! From July to September we have scalloping season – a great family adventure! Everything is provided for you on the scalloping trips – snorkeling equipment and bags to hold the scallops.
On your fishing trip with Stars & Stripes Charters we’ll fish the backcountry, nearshore, reefs and flats in the area. We also have several freshwater lakes in the area if you’re looking to fish for Largemouth Bass. Captain Matthew is knowledgeable about all local waters and is happy to share with your group the adventures awaiting you!
When packing for your trip, plan to bring enough water to stay hydrated in the hot Florida sun. Also sun protection is important, such as hat or visor, sunglasses, and sunscreen. Everything else will be provided by Captain Matthew including your rods and reels, fishing licenses, and bait/lures. Book your Crystal River fishing trip with Stars & Stripes Charters today!
Your Captain will provide:
You’ll need to bring drinks (no glass bottles), snacks, weather appropriate clothing, sunglasses, sunscreen, etc.
Weather cancellations are at your Captain’s discretion, your safety is their number one priority! You will receive a refund for any weather cancellation, or you can choose to reschedule your trip for a different date.
West Fort Island Trail Crystal River, FL
Half Day Trip- Inshore Fishing
Trip Total: $450.00
Price includes up to 2 guests
+$50.00 per additional guest, max 4 guests
Half Day Trip- Scalloping
Trip Total: $400.00
Price includes up to 4 guests
+$50.00 per additional guest, max 6 guests
Night Snook Fishing
Trip Total: $600.00
Price includes up to 3 guests