Charter Boat Captain

Palm Harbor Nautical Ventures was started by Captain Rich Smith to offer private boat rentals in Palm Harbor, serving visitors and the wider Pinellas County area. Rich is an avid boater his entire life. He has accumulated thousands of hours operating a variety of boats over the past 20 years. A local to the Tampa Bay Area, Rich has great knowledge of the waters in Pinellas County and will ensure you a great time on your private cruise!

Our goal is to offer a range of fun things to do in Palm Harbor

Palm Harbor and Pinellas County, in general are beautiful parts of Florida and Palm Harbor Nautical Ventures’ goal is to offer a selection of boat rental services in the area.  If you have any questions about our range of boat rentals, please don’t hesitate to get in touch!

Palm Harbor Nautical Ventures Boat

A classic pairing of function and comfort, the rugged, roomy and reliable Camano 31 has been a favorite choice of cruising couples for over 15 years. With a large flybridge and spacious, well-appointed interior, this trawler style cruiser is designed to meet the needs of the avid cruiser and weekend mariner. Read more about the Camano 31.