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Catch Excitement
With Capt'n Salty

Book A High Energy
Anna Maria Island
Fishing Charter

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Meet Fishing

Captain Salty

Salty offers an exclusive Fishing Trip "The Salty Experience" which is a FULL Day 8 Hours of Fishing Guided out by Salty himself where he shares his Vast knowledge of fishing Inshore, in the Gulf or both, creates a Photo Album and Produces a Video for you to remember your exciting experience Fishing in the Sun Shine State Florida! Your Episode may even be selected to be featured on the Fishing with Salty YouTube Channel! 

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Are you ready to experience moments that will last a lifetime? Get in touch with Fishing With Salty to learn about our exclusive as seen on YouTube Charter services. We are excited to set you off on one of the best trips of your life. Get ready to create some unforgettable memories!

Your going to Make Memories Fishing With Salty

Why Not Record Them?

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Whats Great about this package is that it does not take away from enjoying your time out on the water but captures moments of the trip that ltast a lifetime! And who knows you may even be featured on our ever growing sites!

Videography Package

Videography is the most preferred Package! Salty has over 7 years of experience producing videos that have been on TV, Websites, Social Media and our ever-growing YouTube channel! He has a personal connection and passion to capturing unforgettable moments! More importantly the moments He has personally captured helps Him revisit time well spent with his Father Fishing and this is what drives His passion.


Whatever your needs, we’re here to make things happen.

Contact us for a free consultation.

What To Expect

On A Fishing Charter

What To Expect

On A Fishing Charter

Get ready for an exclusive adventure and join Fishing with Salty in Anna Maria Island, FL! Capt. Jonathan Soultatos, aka “Salty,” will take you on the ride of a lifetime, fishing Anna Maria Island and Tampa Bay’s most productive waters. Capt. Salty is a Florida native and lifelong fisherman. He tailors his services to all types of anglers, from novice to pro, and invites you to create lasting memories.

Capt. Salty is the host of his Fishing With Salty YouTube Channel. He has over thousands of subscribers who follow him, and now you can get the 1-on-1 experience with the expert himself.

You’ll be fishing off of a 24’ Triton LTS Pro bay boat, stocked with all the bells and whistles that make her the ideal fishing machine. Equipped with a Brand New 250 HP engine, GPS, and fishfinder, you’ll be on fish in no time. She comes with a wireless trolling motor as well, so you can move stealthily as you approach your target and pin point you on the exact spot.

The boat accommodates up to 6 guests, including children up to four can fish at the same time. She also comes with speakers so you can listen to your favorite songs while you fish.

Capt. Salty offers all techniques on his trips, including bottom fishing, trolling, drifting, fly fishing and more. Please note, fly fishing, gigging, bowfishing, and spearfishing require you to bring your own gear and may be referred out. For all other techniques, you’ll be provided with top-notch Penn reels and high end rods.

Some of your targets include Cobia, Blacktip Shark, Grouper, Snapper, Flounder, Sheepshead, Redfish, 

Snook, Speckled Seatrout, Spanish Mackerel and You can even have opportunities to catch Tarpon.

Your fishing license is covered by the boat and fish cleaning services are included as well. Just arrive on time, bring snacks and drinks, and don’t forget the rub on sunscreen. Capt. Salty will take care of the rest so that Fishing with Salty is easy, fun, and relaxing. Select the dates of your trip and start planning your adventure today!


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Fishing Charter

Trip FAQ's Answered

What type of boat will

you be fishing on?

24 foot Triton LTS powered with a 2019 Yamaha four stroke 250 hp.

How many people can

you fit on your boat?

We can take up to 6 paying passengers.

Can we keep the fish

that we catch?

What is the best time

of day to fish?

Morning, afternoon and night have equal possibilities.

Do I have to pay extra

for the bait we use?

No, the Captain catches the bait fresh each morning for the trip. 

Do I have to Tip the Guide?

Do you do deep sea offshore fishing trip? 

No I do Not. Because the fishing is fantastic without having to travel

out far to catch. My goal is to find

the shortest route to the hottest bite! 

Can I book a fishing trip alone? 

Yes, Starting prices are based on

1-2 passengers. Each additional passenger is $100 or ($150 in season)

Absolutely, any fish within the legal size and time of year according to FWC we are able to keep fish if you would like.

Is cleaning the fish included?

Yes, the Captain will be happy to clean what you can legally Catch to keep.

Do I need a Florida

Fishing license? 

No, the Captain pays a yearly fee to cover your fishing license while your on the boat. 

How far in advance should I book my trip?

Your Captain will work hard to earn a tip! If you have enjoyed your experience a 20% tip is customary anything in addition is greatly appreciated!

Can I add extra time on my trip?

How far out can we go?

Yes, based on availability. There is an additional charge.

We fish Inshore and Nearshore waters. What this means is that we fish up

to 9 miles in the Gulf Of Mexico (State Waters) , the bay, the river, and backcountry waterways. Where we fish is chosen by the Captain based on the bite.

Will I get seasick?

Everyone reacts differently to motion sickness, we never know if someone will experience getting seasick I recommend being proactive. 
Do you say can be avoided in most cases. 

Is there Age Restrictions?

As soon as possible, availability is limited during the travel months and is recommended to save your spot as soon as you can. Some people book a year in advance for the following year some people book last minute, there is no wrong way you are just more likely to get the day you wish the more in advance you book.

Do I need to bring my fishing rods?

No, all fishing rods, reels, gear,

tackle is provided.

There is no age limit. In Fact Capt. Salty is extremely patinate about teaching the next Generation in reflection of His greatest Childhood Memories! Kids love the boat and the excitement of seeing all of the fish! It’s a great experience, the entire family will enjoy and one you’ll want to take again. Everyone is welcome on our Fishing With Salty fishing trips!

I don’t have experience fishing, is that ok?

Yes, we encourage “first timers” to go with a professional to learn the skill of fishing but it is important to communicate this with your Captain.

Can we catch fish

to keep and eat? 

Targeting Fish to EAT is possible most of the time. The Captain's Job is to take the shortest route to the hottest bite. With that said, Its best to ask the Captain the week of the trip what you will be targeting. If you would like to target something other than what the Captains original plans are just communicate that with him before the day of the trip. To target specific fish other than the original plans the Captain has for you there is a $100 charge. 


When a booking is canceled, FishingWithSalty makes no money. 

We understand, "life happens" You may cancel your charter anytime up to 7 days before your charter and you will be refunded all money paid except the $125 deposit. Your $125 deposit will be credited towards a rescheduled fishing trip with us within 365 days. 

When a Customer requests to cancel their trip within 7 days of your scheduled charter you will forfeit the refund.

All cancellations by the Customer within 24 hours may be charged the balance of the charter – at the captain’s discretion.

We understand "weather happens" All cancellations due to weather are at the Captain’s discretion and if canceled by the Captain you will be refunded all money paid except the $125 deposit. You can trust that your $125 deposit will be credited towards a rescheduled fishing trip with us within 365 days. 

The $125 deposit taken at the time of booking will be either held for a future trip, utilized in advertising to fill that booking date or transferred to the captain, depending on who initiated the cancellation and when it took place.

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