Native Sons Fishing Guides, Central Florida & Indian River Lagoon Fishing Charters

Boats & Equipment

Boats and Motors

Capt. Peter19′ Hewes

  • 19 foot ‘Bay/Flats’ style boat
  • 50 mph maximum with comfortable cushioned seating
  • Center console
  • Shallow flats fishing with excellent Flyfishing capabilities
  • Powered by 2017 115 Evinrude E-tec HO – quiet and fast ride
  • Front Casting Platform with removable cushioned seat
  • 80 lb Minn Kota Riptide Terrova Bluetooth Trolling Motor with i-Pilot Link
  • Poled from Poling Platform (Moomlighter Push Pole)
  • Anchored by twin 8′ Power-Pole Anchoring System
  • Loaded with State-of-the-Art Features

Capt. Rocky – “The Flat Broke” – Flat Broke

  • 17’6” foot Key West Stealth ‘Flats’ style boat – extremely sturdy and stable platform
  • Center console with 360 degree, fish around capability
  • Powered by 2018 140 Suzuki 4 Stroke Engine
  • 45 mph maximum
  • 80 lb Minn Kota Riptide Terrova Bluetooth Trolling Motor with i-Pilot
  • Poled from Poling Platform (Moonlighter graphite push pole)
  • Anchored by Pro Stealth II Power-Pole Anchoring System
  • Sea Dek flooring for quite and comfortable fishing
  • Garmin echoMAP CV74sv Fishfinder with built-in GPS, Chirp Sidevu, Clearvu and Sonar
  • Three live/release wells with Keep Alive and fresh feed systems
  • Loaded with State-of-the-Art Features

(Boats and Motors are frequently being upgraded with the latest technology.)

Rod and Reels: Light Spinning Tackle

Capt. Peter uses the latest and great PENN, SpiderWire Ultra and Berkley products.

Capt. Rocky uses Shimano Sustain 4000s and Penn Slammer III 3500, St. Croix Tidemaster Rods and Cortland Master (braided line)  — leaders are flourocarbon or monofilament depending upon target species.

(rods, reels and tackle are modified to match the targeted species)

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