• Captain Dan Clymer
    Captain Dan Clymer

    Crystal River Fishing Charters & Homosassa Charters

    I provide full or half day inshore and offshore fishing charters in the Crystal River and Homosassa areas. I have a lifetime of knowledge on Citrus County's waters and look forward to a memorable day on the water with you.
  • 24 Custom Proline Bay
    24 Custom Proline Bay

    My boat is a custom one of a kind Proline 24 Bay

    I designed it and specially it built for my chartering business right here in Homosassa. It handels the shallow flats and offshore seas with ease and it's an extremely comfortable dry ride. It's powered by the finest; a 225 Mercury Optimax Saltwater series engine.
  • Silver King 16 Signature
    Silver King 16 Signature

    A legendary skiff and "THE" tarpon skiff for fishing the Crystal River & Homosassa River area.

    I have it custom rigged with dual 109 lb thrust 36 volt trolling motors, elevated casting platform and powered by the finest - a 115 Pro XS Mercury Optimax.
P4220477A breezy start to the day and we had a little inshore, offshore action. Today was Mishel and Earls last of there three day charter with me and for the last day, Earls brother Bruce joined us. We started the day trying to hook in to a tarpon. There were several fish rolling in the area we were fishing, but no takers today. We left the tarpon and ran offshore and tried our luck at some grouper. Well, we lost some, landed some and a few big rays and sharks were added to the mix. For the last part of the day we pulled up to a rocky point, free lined some live shrimp and quickly boated four red fish to finish out the day. Thank you both for a great week and Bruce for all the good laughs today. Look forward to seeing you soon and here's Bruce with a shallow water gag... Capt. Dan
Wednesday, Apr 20 2011

Nice Reds... April 20th 2011

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P4200476You never know what the day will bring -- and after having a little bit of a tough time yesterday, today was quite a bit different. I had Mishel and Earl on board again for day two of their three day charter week. We started the day trying to run offshore for a grouper, but the the seas were not favorable. For plan B, we set up a couple drifts and caught a few trout. The trout bite was a little slow like yesterday, but we did manage a few keepers that were all safely released to fight another day. The tide was coming in, so we ran inshore with high hopes of finding a couple red fish. Well we did just that, and a couple upper slot red fish made there way into the boat for a quick picture, then swam away in great shape. A free lined live shrimp under a DOA deadly combo cork was the ticket. Thank you both as always for a great time and look forward to seeing you Friday... Capt. Dan
Tuesday, Apr 19 2011

A Little Tough. April 19th 2011

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P4190468A little bit of a tough one out of Crystal River today. I met Karen and Bill at Pete's Pier this morning and the day started with very foggy conditions. We made our way out the river and began catching a few trout. Mostly shorts were on the line, but we did manage a few keepers and we found the gulfs entire lady fish population; well it seemed that way. We did catch a mixed variety and nine different species made there way into the boat. We tried for a red fish with the early afternoon incoming tide, but only could find 1 under slot red. The day turned out to be gorgeous and I thank you both for a great day on the water. Look forward to seeing you soon... Capt. Dan
P4180465A special day out of the Tradewinds on the Homosassa, with my good clients Mishel and Earl. Today we practiced "CPR" Catch, Photograph and Release. We started the day offshore making two long drifts and boated numerous trout, along with the usual mixed species. 12 of the trout were beautiful keepers and the largest was a little over the 20" mark. Today's hot color was the DOA near clear shrimp. The full moon tide was rushing in, so we spent the rest of the afternoon chasing down some red fish. Red fishing is still a little tough, but we manged six to finish out the day. Thank you both for a fun day and here is Earl with a multi spotted red fish that couldn't resist a free lined live shrimp...

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