The Boats You Want to Fish From!
As one of the oldest offshore fishing charters out of Venice, Captain Troy Wetzel believes in providing the ultimate offshore experience including fishings from some of the finest deep sea fishing vessels in the Gulf of Mexico.
When choosing a fishing charter out of Venice, picking your captain means everything. Captain Troy Wetzel has been running his charter boats out of Venice for 27 years, and he will put you on the fish and guarantee a great time.
The Contender 39 can take you out in rough seas and on the fish in no time with its three 350 Yamaha’s.
Its size and speed makes it super nice to be the first at the bait hole and the first at the tuna grounds.
This boat has every bell and whistle that a dealer can come up with including state of the art radar and fish finder.
When it comes to looking for comfort while fishing, you got it with the Contender 39, and for the ladies coming
aboard a private bathroom is a luxury.
44′ Charter/Dive Boat
The Kingfish is a 44’ Dive Boat with a double chime bottom custom designed and built by Dave Sintes. Sintes, along with Capt. Troy Wetzel created this dive boat to be the best fishing platform for overnight charters, as well as day trips going out to the oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico.
This boat is built in old school fashion for the hard core fisherman. It is strong like a battleship running on two 450 C Series Cummings engines with a brand new 5 kW Kubota generator and can be lived on. It has 7” spray rails made out of Kevlar and the hull is made of seaflex.
The Kingfish cabin cruiser has the luxuries of a yacht including: five star comfort of a private bath, shower, 4 queen size bunks, air condition, state of the art electronics and stereo system, microwave, bbq grill, and an 80 gallon fresh water tank. An easy open latch door accesses a swim platform at the stern. It has a 16’x 28’ covered fishing area with 1st class rods, reels and all the top professional gear for tuna fishing, sword-fishing, and rig fishing. Your catch will be loaded and stored in a 5,000 lbs. ice box and filleted at the end of the day.
This is the #1 offshore dive boat in Venice, La. holding 2 world records and 37 state records. Most importantly, it’s Captains have more than 35 yrs. experience, call the Gulf of Mexico their own back yard and go to extreme measures to give you and your group the trip of a life time.