Backyard Charters in Palm Harbor, Florida

Guided by Alex Strichman

Flats Inshore Nearshore

About Your Guide

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Captain Alex is a third-generation Clearwater native, and he's been fishing the Tampa Bay area for almost twenty years. Capt. Alex prides himself in offering fun and safe trips for his clients of all ages and skill levels, so whatever kind of fishing you're hoping to do, he's got you covered! In addition, Captain Alex will have more than one recommendation on how to prepare your fresh catch—he's a trained chef who spent seven years working at Bon Appetite, a local hot spot for a good bite to eat! Get out there and set some hooks!

Backyard Charters Trips

Welcome to Clearwater, Florida—the perfect place for a fishing adventure! Join Captain Alex onboard his 22' Pathfinder bay boat and get ready to experience some of the best fishing the area has to offer. As you set out on the sparkling waters of the Gulf of Mexico, you'll be surrounded by breathtaking views and the sound of waves gently lapping against the boat. Keep an eye out for dolphins and manatees, as they are often spotted in these waters. With Captain Alex's expert guidance, you'll be fishing for a variety of gamefish species, including Gag Grouper, Hogfish, Jack Crevalle, Sheepshead, and Mangrove Snapper. These gamefish are known for their fighting spirit and delicious flavor, making them a thrill to catch and a treat to eat! As you cast your line, you'll feel the excitement of the hunt and the rush of anticipation as you wait for a bite. When you finally feel that tug on the line, it's time to land in your catch and enjoy the thrill of the fight. Whether you're an experienced angler or a first-time fisherman, Captain Alex will make sure you have a memorable and enjoyable experience. Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Clearwater

Clearwater Inshore Fishing

22 ft 1 - 4 People From $125 / person

Get ready for an unforgettable fishing experience off the coast of Clearwater, FL! On this trip with Captain Alex, you'll be able to chase a ton of different nearshore species, including Cobia, Gag Grouper, Hogfish, Tripletail, Kingfish, and more. With his expertise and knowledge of the area, you'll be in the perfect spot to get after records numbers of a new personal best! As you venture farther offshore, you'll be surrounded by the stunning scenery of the Gulf of Mexico. But the real excitement is in the water, where the biggest and most challenging fish are waiting to be caught. Cobia are known for their strong runs and delicious fillets, and are one of the most popular fish to catch in the Gulf of Mexico. With Captain Alex's guidance, you'll be targeting them using live bait or artificial lures, depending on what's biting. Kingfish, also known as King Mackerel, are speedsters that can reach top speeds of up to 40 miles per hour. They are notorious for their long, powerful runs, making them a favorite among experienced anglers. Throughout the day, you'll be using top-of-the-line fishing equipment and techniques to try to land these fish. There's no better feeling than hooking, fighting, and finally beating a big trophy! So if you're ready to test your skills and reel in some of the most exciting game fish in the Gulf of Mexico, book your offshore fishing trip with Captain Alex today! Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Clearwater

Clearwater Nearshore Fishing

31 ft 1 - 6 People From $100 / person


Cobia, Gag Grouper, Grunt, Hogfish, Jack Crevalle, Kingfish, Mangrove Snapper, Redfish, Sheepshead, Snook, Tarpon, Tripletail


Artificial Lure Fishing, Bottom Fishing, Cut Bait Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Live Bait Fishing

Types of Fishing

Flats, Inshore, Nearshore

Start Location

Seminole Boat Ramp, Seminole Street, Clearwater, FL, USA | Bodies of water fished: Gulf Of Mexico, Tampa Bay, Clearwater Beach

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