I offer inshore and near shore light tackle fishing to provide you with a challenging and exhilarating day on the water. Check out the photo galleries and you’ll see plenty of happy customers! I work hard to make your day on beautiful Tampa Bay a successful one. During your charter you may also get the opportunity to see dolphins, sea turtles, pelicans, manatees, and a wide variety of birds in their natural habitat. Captain Russ Schnering is a professional Florida fishing guide who was raised in and resides in Bradenton, Florida. Capt. Russ is knowledgeable and experienced in all aspects of Florida Gulf Coast fishing. Considered by many to be an expert in everything from kingfish to tarpon, his success in hunting redfish, trophy snook and giant tarpon is undeniable.Capt. Russ is a successful tournament competitor and master of Florida Gulf fishing. His pleasant personality enhances your charter fishing experience. He treats everyone from novice to expert in a patient and pleasant manner.