Pricing & Availability

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Species

Flounder, Jack Crevalle, King Mackerel / Kingfish, Mangrove Snapper, Redfish, Spanish Mackerel, Speckled Trout / Spotted Seatrout, Tarpon

Techniques

Light Tackle, Live Bait, Drift Fishing

About Your Trip

Join Captain Mike of Down Range Charters on a memorable fishing adventure on the waters outside of St. Petersburg, Florida!

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About Your Boat

Boat type: Center console

Boat Manufacturer: Mako

Boat length: 24ft

Engine Manufacturer: Johnson Evinrude

Engine HP: 225HP

Number of engines: 1

Extras: GPS, Fishfinder, Live Bait Well, Ice Box

About Your Guide

Captain Mike is a US Army Veteran with a love of fishing. Mike enjoys teaching and helping guests. No matter if it’s your first time on the water, or you’re a seasoned pro, Captain Mike has the ability to promote your success while having fun. Captain Mike is also fully licensed, insured and has all the permits required to guide in the waters of Tampa Bay. Your safety, satisfaction and success throughout your fishing experience and adventure is his highest priority.

Reviews

Laura
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September 18, 2021

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Verified Review


We had awesome trip with capt Mike. He is very pleasant, knowledgeable and patient. With his guidance we caught snappers, red fish, snook, and cat fish and kept 12 great sized snappers😊

Angela H.
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July 5, 2021


Well we had alot of hope for the morning and some good catches however the Red Tide and Elsa comin totally messed up all our big plans. Captain took us to all his hot spots tryin to get us fish but it just wasn’t meant to be today. ...Read More

Matt A.
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August 6, 2021


Ive been on charters before but this one was unique in a lot of ways. Our first stop we had fish on in less than 10 minutes. Each spot we were on the fish. We caught reds, trout, puffer, snook, ladyfish, sheepshead, even a stingray. Mikes wealth of knowledge and ...Read More

Matt Z.
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June 20, 2021


Had a great day in/around the bay with Capt. Mike and Angela. Mike knows his way around the area and has some awesome tips and tricks for landing a variety of fish. Hit multiple spots, caught fish at each spot. Had a good time and went home with some great ...Read More

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, River

Skill Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Tackle

All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.

Beer

Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Live Bait

Yes, Included

Weather

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.

Lunch

No meal provided.

Gear & Packing

Provided

Rods, Reels, Tackle, Bait, Ice, Water, Fishing License

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Snacks and Drinks, Weather Appropriate Gear, Sun Protection, Camera Note: No Spray Sunscreen

Required Items

None

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping

After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a customary tip (we recommend 20%).

Cancellation/Refund Policy

The deposit for this trip is non-refundable.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find a license for your state here.

Start Location

Sunshine Skyway Lane South, St. Petersburg, FL 33711, United States