Tarpon Springs Special

Starting at $500 | 4 - 6 Hours | Flats, Inshore | 4 People | Trip #4171

About Your Trip

Experience the thrill of the catch on a charter fishing trip with Captain John in Tarpon Springs! Climb aboard his spacious 24' Ranger bay boat and let the adventure begin. With over twenty years of experience, Captain John knows all the best spots to hook Snook, Redfish, Trout, Jacks, and ... Read More

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Bay Boat
Boat Manufacturer
Year Built
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Total Horsepower
Number of Engines
Additional Amenities
Power Poles, Trolling Motor, Latest Marine Electronics, Cushioned Seats, Live Bait Wells, Fish Finder

About Your Guide

Certified Damn Good Guide
40 Years of Experience
Captain John has over 46 years of experience. After the Marines, John decided to start his own charter company and has now been successfully guiding for 20 years. His first passion was Bass fishing, which later transformed into love for saltwater species: for John, there is nothing like hooking into ... Read More

Start Location

Anclote River Park, Baillies Bluff Road, Holiday, FL, USA | Bodies of water fished: Saint Joseph Sound

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Flats

Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate


All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.


Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Live Bait

Yes, Included


This trip has multiple pickup locations.


You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.

Boat Restroom

No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.


Mangrove Snapper, Redfish, Snook, Spanish Mackerel, Speckled Trout


Artificial Lure Fishing, Cut Bait Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Live Bait Fishing, Sight Casting

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Hat, sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, drinks, and snacks.
Where to Buy a Fishing License
No license needed for this trip.

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping
We use a cashless autopay system. We'll send you a boarding pass, and on the day of the trip, your guide will scan your boarding pass to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is to tip your guide (we recommend 20%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
Cancel for free up to 3 days before the trip.

Pricing & Availability

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You're in good hands

Book your trip with confidence — We only work with the best local captains that know where to put you on fish.


Chayce R.


John put us on a lot of fish, some nice snook, and a nice bonnet head shark. Very fun experience with him, it was our second time booking with him and both times we had a blast.


Verified Review Fishing

My wife booked a 3 person salt water fishing trip out of Tampa, Florida in Tampa Bay. Our Captain was John Rivers that day for 4 bours. The captain arrived early and we were on our way. He explained what we would be doing and gave us many pointers to ...Read More

Angie W.


This was our second trip with Captain John. He is very knowledgable about fishing and knows the perfect spots to catch fish. He was great with my kids and made sure everyone got some fish. 10/10 recommend!

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1000 Damn Good fishing and hunting guides. Our mission is to unlock the outdoors for everyone, and we want to help you get out there through our no-hassle online booking experience and our team of outdoors experts.
We vet our guides to make sure they are the best of the best. We want guides who not only put you on 'em, but show you a great time, keep you safe, and give you a memorable experience with your group.
Once you've paid your deposit at checkout, we'll send you a boarding pass. Just show your guide your boarding pass on the day of the trip, they'll scan it, the remaining balance will transfer automatically, and you'll be all set to get out there. Just make sure you bring a cash tip for the guide!
In the case of inclement weather, our guides will make the call and we'll work with you to reschedule your trip or issue a full refund. Your safety is our top concern.
Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our location specialists are always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!