Capt. Ted Nesti, a U.S. Coast Guard licensed and insured charter captain, is a Florida native, born and raised on St. Pete Beach. For over 40 years, he has fished the waters of the Tampa Bay area and Pinellas county as well as the Gulf of Mexico. Capt. Ted specializes in inshore and near-shore light tackle fishing targeting redfish, snook, trout, sheepshead, snapper, grouper and sharks from his fully equipped, custom-made 2018 Hanson Skiff 23′ with a quiet-running 150hp Suzuki four stroke outboard engine. Being the grandfather of three boys, Capt. Ted welcomes kids of all ages on his family-friendly charters. All charters include fishing licenses, rods, reels, bait & tackle, cooler with ice, filleted fish, and an enjoyable experience.