OSPREY - THE VESSEL
Osprey is a 10 metre (33 feet) Cougar catamaran powered by twin Nanni 200hp turbo diesel engines. She is a custom built & fitted out for angling charter by the skipper Steve Webber. The twin hull design is fast and provides an very stable fishing platform, she has deep keels for stability at anchor and whilst drifting.
The vessel is fully Cat C coded, licensed and insured to carry 10 passengers 60 miles from a safe haven. She is equipped with all the required safety equipment including liferaft.
The wheelhouse is kitted out with all the latest marine electronics to help put you on the fish. A side door in the hull makes boarding very easy so wheelchair users can be comfortably accommodated. The WC is situated at deck level for easy access and the huge deck space gives up to 10 anglers plenty of room for manoeuvre.
Rods, reels, bait & tackle are available at a moderate extra cost.
STEVE WEBBER - THE SKIPPER
Steve has been skippering charter boats out of Minehead Harbour for over 30 years and has a wealth of experience of fishing in the Bristol channel, he holds all the relevant qualifications to take paying passengers 60 miles from a safe haven.
Steve's skills don't stop at skippering - he has part built and fitted out all of his boats - which include a Tidemaster 26, 2 Offshore Pro Charter 36's, 2 Lochin 33's, a Cygnus Cyclone 32, a DS Bullet 35 and his current catamaran. He is also a fully qualified mechanic.
All types of fishing can be catered for aboard Osprey including -
Up-tiding, Inshore Reef Fishing, Offshore Banks & Gulleys
Wrecking, Winter Cod Fishing, Species Trips Etc.
Steve has worked with a variety of clubs, individuals, national and international teams over the years. He caters for both the experienced and novice anglers alike,Competitions and just fun days out. 4, 8 10 & 12 hour are available, multi day trips can be arranged and booked in advance. Please contact him for further information.