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Fishing in Clearwater

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Clearwater

Clearwater Mixed Bag Trip

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27 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Clearwater

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Clearwater

Offshore Fishing Frenzy

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27 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Fishing in Bay Pines

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Bay Pines

10 Hr Extreme 🔥VOTED BEST OF FLORIDA 2022 And 2023🔥

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36 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Fishing in St. Petersburg

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in St. Petersburg

Offshore Max-Out Seasonal Species

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35 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Fishing in Tierra Verde

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Overnight Adventure - 35’ Contender

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35 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Madeira Beach

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Madeira Beach

Targeting Trophies - 31' Pursuit

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31 ft 1 - 6 People $$$

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Fishing in Tierra Verde
Fishing in Tierra Verde
Fishing in Tierra Verde
trip description for Middle Grounds - 35’ Contender in Tierra Verde

Fish Hawk Charters is excited to offer "THE MIDDLE GROUNDS BUCKET LIST EXPERIENCE" this 10 hour trip out to the Middle Grounds offshore, a true angling oasis about 90 miles plus into the deep blue waters - The Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Tampa Bay. If you're looking for that next level fishing trip, you've come to the right spot. Our 35' Contender Pro Tournament Series vessel is operated under the direction of the exorbitantly credentialed Pelagic Expert Master Licensed Captain Brian and dedicated 1st Mate. This unique, high relief, and live bottom site in the Gulf of Mexico is chock full of the larger elusive species, bottom fish, mid-depth swimmers and Pelagic activity, so get ready for an EPIC DAY fishing because you'll be headed out there with one of the most elite outfits in the St. Pete-Clearwater Tampa Bay area! If you're looking for that next level fishing trip, you've come to the right spot. Our 35' Contender Pro Tournament Series vessel is operated under the direction of the exorbitantly credentialed Pelagic Expert Captain Brian and 1st Mate. Fish Hawk Charters is excited to offer this HIGHLY DESIRABLE LIMITED BUCKET LIST opportunity. Equipped with all the possible federal permits, credentials, and over 20 years on the water experience, Captain Brian and 1st Mate both Master Licensed are here to go above and beyond to do whatever it takes to ensure you have an incredible experience! There's truly no telling what you'll haul up from the depths when you're out at the middle grounds. As they like to say, it's a Grab Bag that Grab's Back! If there is a specific Pelagic Species, you're particularly interested in catching Captain Brian is more than happy to rig your rods with the best baits and tackle for that target species. Whether a deep dropping bottom rig, a mid-depth jig rig, or big plugs for trolling. Nothing makes Captain Brian and 1st Mate more than happy than delivering on your goals for the day! With Captain Brian at the helm, you'll be riding out aboard a beautifully maintained Contender 35 ft Pro Tournament Series boat equipped with HO-high output triple 300 horsepower Yamahas outboard engines and a deep-V hull design that effectively cuts through the chop & get you to and from the fishing grounds quickly and safely. This vessel’s ride has a reputation in the fishing community as being one of the smoothest and driest on the water. We can get you out to the middle grounds in the shortest amount of time to maximize the amount of time spent fishing. You will depart from the beautiful Tierra Verde Marina Resort in St. Pete. Along-side mega yachts and classy sportfishing vessels, Captain Brian and his crew will help load your gear aboard the boat and ensure you are comfortable and properly briefed for your day before you depart. Ron suggests that you arrive 30 mins prior to departure time for all trips to ensure your captain has enough time to get all your gear onboard and properly orient you for the day ahead! All fishing essentials/credentials are provided along with a cooler with ice and water. Bring your own lunch and beverages, and a small personal cooler is fine as well. No need to chase down a Florida Fishing License - We Have U All Fully Covered! SAFETY, HEALTH & WELFARE ARE PARAMOUNT! We Deliver The Results & Exceed Expectations! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Middle Grounds - 35’ Contender

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35 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Fishing in St. Petersburg
Fishing in St. Petersburg
Fishing in St. Petersburg
trip description for Offshore Seasonal Species - 48’ Yacht in St. Petersburg

Get ready for an epic day fishing offshore with one of the most elite outfits in the St. Pete-Clearwater Tampa Bay area! Equipped with all the possible federal permits, credentials, and several years of on the water experience, Captains Rick & 1st Mates are here to go above and beyond to do whatever it takes to ensure you have an incredible experience! If you're looking for that next level fishing trip, you've come to the right spot. Our 48' Convertible Pro Tournament Series Yacht vessel is operated under the direction of the exorbitantly credentialed Pelagic Expert Captain and 1st Mate. We are excited to offer this ideal opportunity. On these trips, your Captain & 1st Mate will help you attempt to limit out on species that are in season like Red Snapper, Gag Grouper, Red Grouper, Tuna, Mahi and other species that call the Gulf of Mexico's offshore waters home. You'll be riding out aboard a beautifully maintained BERTRAM 48' Convertible Pro Tournament Series Yacht vessel is equipped with significant horsepower inboard engines and a deep-v that get you to and from the fishing grounds quickly and safely. This vessel’s ride has a reputation in the fishing community as being one of the smoothest and driest on the water. These offshore trips benefit from the Contender’s ability to minimize the amount of time cruising and maximize the amount of time spent fishing. You will depart from the beautiful Tierra Verde Marina Resort in St. Pete. Alongside mega yachts and classy sportfishing vessels. Captain & 1st Mate will help load your gear aboard the boat and ensure you are comfortable and properly briefed for your day before you depart. Suggest that you arrive 30 mins prior to departure time for all trips aboard his boats to ensure your Captain has enough time to get all your gear onboard and properly orient you on the day ahead! His boat is docked at the Tierra Verde Resort Marina but if you are looking to get picked up from a nearby location, Captains are often more than happy to accommodate! All fishing essentials are provided along with a cooler with ice and water. Bring your own lunch and beverages, and a small personal cooler is fine as well. SAFETY, HEALTH & WELFARE ARE PARAMOUNT! We Deliver The Results & Exceed Expectations! Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in St. Petersburg

Offshore Seasonal Species - 48’ Yacht

100% (1)
48 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Fishing in Tierra Verde
Fishing in Tierra Verde
Fishing in Tierra Verde
trip description for Night Fishing - 35’ Contender in Tierra Verde

Night fishing for the pelagic species such as Wahoo, Mahi, Tuna, Grouper, Snapper, Kings, AJ, etc. is the ultimate Florida Gulf fishing experience, and not to be missed! If you're looking for that next level fishing trip, you've come to the right spot. Our 35' Contender Pro Tournament Series vessel is operated under the direction of the exorbitantly credentialed Pelagic Expert Captain Brian and 1st Mate. Get ready for an epic day fishing with one of the most elite outfits in the St. Pete-Clearwater Tampa Bay area! Equipped with all the possible federal permits, credentials, and several years of on the water experience, Master Licensed Captain Brian & 1st Mates are here to go above and beyond to do whatever it takes to ensure you have an incredible experience! On these trips, your Captain & 1st Mate will help you attempt to limit out on species that are in season species that call the Gulf of Mexico's inshore/nearshore & offshore waters home. You'll be riding out aboard a beautifully maintained Contender 35ft Tournament boat is equipped with triple 300 horsepower Yamahas and a deep-v that get you to and from the fishing grounds quickly and safely. This vessel’s ride has a reputation in the fishing community as being one of the smoothest and driest on the water. These trips benefit from the Contender’s ability to minimize the amount of time cruising and maximize the amount of time spent fishing. You will depart from the beautiful Tierra Verde Marina Resort in St. Pete. Along side mega yachts and classy sportfishing vessels. Captain & 1st Mate will help load your gear aboard the boat and ensure you are comfortable and properly briefed for your day before you depart. Suggest that you arrive 30 mins prior to departure time for all trips aboard his boats to ensure your Captain has enough time to get all your gear onboard and properly orient you on the day ahead! His boat is docked at the Tierra Verde Resort Marina but if you are looking to get picked up from a nearby location, Captains are often more than happy to accommodate! All fishing essentials are provided along with a cooler with ice and water. Bring your own lunch and beverages, and a small personal cooler is fine as well. Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Night Fishing - 35’ Contender

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35 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Fishing in Tierra Verde
Fishing in Tierra Verde
Fishing in Tierra Verde
trip description for Night Fishing Adventure - 28' in Tierra Verde

Night fishing for the pelagic species such as Wahoo, Mahi, Tuna, Grouper, Snapper, Kings, AJ, etc. is the ultimate Florida Gulf fishing experience, and not to be missed! If you're looking for that next level fishing trip, you've come to the right spot. Our 35' Contender Pro Tournament Series vessel is operated under the direction of the exorbitantly credentialed Pelagic Expert Captain Brian and 1st Mate. Get ready for an epic day fishing with one of the most elite outfits in the St. Pete-Clearwater Tampa Bay area! Equipped with all the possible federal permits, credentials, and several years of on the water experience, Master Licensed Captain Brian & 1st Mates are here to go above and beyond to do whatever it takes to ensure you have an incredible experience! On these trips, your Captain & 1st Mate will help you attempt to limit out on species that are in season species that call the Gulf of Mexico's inshore/nearshore & offshore waters home. You'll be riding out aboard a beautifully maintained Contender 35ft Tournament boat is equipped with triple 300 horsepower Yamahas and a deep-v that get you to and from the fishing grounds quickly and safely. This vessel’s ride has a reputation in the fishing community as being one of the smoothest and driest on the water. These trips benefit from the Contender’s ability to minimize the amount of time cruising and maximize the amount of time spent fishing. You will depart from the beautiful Tierra Verde Marina Resort in St. Pete. Along side mega yachts and classy sportfishing vessels. Captain & 1st Mate will help load your gear aboard the boat and ensure you are comfortable and properly briefed for your day before you depart. Suggest that you arrive 30 mins prior to departure time for all trips aboard his boats to ensure your Captain has enough time to get all your gear onboard and properly orient you on the day ahead! His boat is docked at the Tierra Verde Resort Marina but if you are looking to get picked up from a nearby location, Captains are often more than happy to accommodate! All fishing essentials are provided along with a cooler with ice and water. Bring your own lunch and beverages, and a small personal cooler is fine as well. Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Night Fishing Adventure - 28'

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35 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Fishing in Tierra Verde
Fishing in Tierra Verde
Fishing in Tierra Verde
trip description for Nearshore - 48’ Sportfish Yacht in Tierra Verde

The 48 Silverton Convertible’s sleek 51-foot, 6-inch hull has a 16-foot, 3-inch beam, providing abundant space for three staterooms, two heads, a spacious saloon with a galley on the same level, a large fishing-ready cockpit and arguably the largest flybridge in its class. The 48 Convertible combines the best of cruising and fishing in one great package. Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Nearshore - 48’ Sportfish Yacht

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28 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Fishing in Tierra Verde
Fishing in Tierra Verde
Fishing in Tierra Verde
trip description for Night Fishing Adventure - 48’ Yacht in Tierra Verde

Night fishing for the pelagic species such as Wahoo, Mahi, Tuna, Grouper, Snapper, Kings, AJ, etc. is the ultimate Florida Gulf fishing experience, and not to be missed! If you're looking for that next level fishing trip, you've come to the right spot. Our 48" Convertible Pro Tournament Series Yacht vessel is operated under the direction of the exorbitantly credentialed Pelagic Expert Captain Rick and 1st Mate. Get ready for an epic day fishing with one of the most elite outfits in the St. Pete-Clearwater Tampa Bay area! Equipped with all the possible federal permits, credentials, and several years of on the water experience, Master Licensed Captain & 1st Mates are here to go above and beyond to do whatever it takes to ensure you have an incredible experience! On these trips, your Captain & 1st Mate will help you attempt to limit out on species that are in season species that call the Gulf of Mexico's inshore/nearshore & offshore waters home. You'll be riding out aboard a beautifully maintained 48ft Convertible Pro Tournament boat is equipped with significant horsepower and a deep-v that get you to and from the fishing grounds quickly and safely. This vessel’s ride has a reputation in the fishing community as being one of the smoothest and driest on the water. These trips benefit from the ability to minimize the amount of time cruising and maximize the amount of time spent fishing. You will depart from the beautiful Tierra Verde Marina Resort in St. Pete. Along side mega yachts and classy sportfishing vessels. Captain & 1st Mate will help load your gear aboard the boat and ensure you are comfortable and properly briefed for your day before you depart. Suggest that you arrive 30 mins prior to departure time for all trips aboard his boats to ensure your Captain has enough time to get all your gear onboard and properly orient you on the day ahead! His boat is docked at the Resort Marina but if you are looking to get picked up from a nearby location, Captains are often more than happy to accommodate! All fishing essentials are provided along with a cooler with ice and water. Bring your own lunch and beverages, and a small personal cooler is fine as well. Safety, Health & Welfare - PARAMOUNT! WE DELIVER THE RESULTS & EXCEED EXPECTATIONS. Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Night Fishing Adventure - 48’ Yacht

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48 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Everything to Know About Booking a Clearwater mahi mahi fishing charter

What are the best mahi mahi fishing charters in Clearwater?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 19 mahi mahi trips in Clearwater, and the most popular trips in the area are Clearwater Mixed Bag Trip guided by Gage and Offshore Fishing Frenzy guided by Jim.

Our guides in Clearwater are rated a 5 out of 5 based on 2558 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Other popular cities nearby for booking a Mahi Mahi charter include Tierra Verde, St. Petersburg and Bay Pines.

Looking for kid friendly mahi mahi guides / fishing lessons in Clearwater? Check out our beginner and family friendly mahi mahi guides in Clearwater.

What types of mahi mahi fishing charters are common in Clearwater?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for mahi mahi in Clearwater as well as nearshore fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Clearwater are bottom fishing, trolling, and heavy tackle fishing but artificial lure fishing and drift fishing are popular as well.

How much do Clearwater mahi mahi fishing charters cost?

for mahi mahi in Clearwater prices can range anywhere from about $950 to $3,410, but the average price for a half day trip for mahi mahi in Clearwater is $1,450. The average price for a full day trip for mahi mahi in Clearwater is $2,128.

What month is best for mahi mahi fishing in Clearwater?

The most popular season for mahi mahi fishing in Clearwater is spring, and most anglers book their trips 22 days in advance.

Do I need a Clearwater fishing license for mahi mahi and what are the bag limits for mahi mahi in Clearwater?

You’re in luck! Our fishing tours in Clearwater don’t require you to purchase a fishing license – your group is covered by your boat’s captain. See here for more information on bag limits and fishing season regulations in Clearwater.

What is mahi mahi in Clearwaterall about?

In Clearwater, Florida, anglers eagerly pursue mahi-mahi, also known as dolphinfish or dorado, for their vibrant colors, acrobatic leaps, and delicious flavor. Mahi-mahi are found in the offshore waters of the Gulf of Mexico, where they inhabit warm waters and are often associated with floating debris, weed lines, and offshore structures. Clearwater's proximity to these productive offshore habitats makes it an ideal destination for anglers seeking to target mahi-mahi.

One effective technique for mahi-mahi fishing in Clearwater is trolling. Anglers deploy a spread of artificial lures or natural baits behind the boat while moving at a moderate speed, covering a large area of water to locate schools of mahi-mahi. Trolling allows anglers to cover a variety of depths and distances, increasing the chances of encountering mahi-mahi as they patrol the offshore waters in search of prey.

Another popular method for mahi-mahi fishing in Clearwater is casting or jigging near floating debris or weed lines. Mahi-mahi are often found congregating around these structures, which provide shelter and attract baitfish. Anglers can cast or jig with artificial lures such as swimbaits, spoons, or bucktail jigs to entice strikes from mahi-mahi. This method allows anglers to target specific areas where mahi-mahi are likely to be feeding, providing an exciting and rewarding fishing experience in Clearwater's offshore waters.

What are the most popular months to fish for mahi mahi in Clearwater?

In Clearwater, Florida, the mahi-mahi fishing season offers anglers exciting opportunities to target these vibrant and energetic fish in the offshore waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The mahi-mahi season in Clearwater typically coincides with the warmer months, from late spring through summer and into early fall. During this time, mahi-mahi migrate into the area's offshore waters in search of food, making it prime time for anglers to target these prized gamefish.

Spring marks the beginning of the mahi-mahi season in Clearwater, with fish starting to move closer to the coast as water temperatures rise. Anglers can encounter mahi-mahi in varying sizes, from school-sized fish to larger bull and cow mahi, providing opportunities for anglers of all skill levels. As summer progresses, mahi-mahi become more abundant in the offshore waters off Clearwater, offering anglers ample opportunities to hook into these colorful and acrobatic fish.

By late summer and early fall, the mahi-mahi season in Clearwater begins to wind down as water temperatures start to cool and fish begin their migratory patterns. However, anglers can still encounter mahi-mahi in the area's offshore waters, particularly around floating debris, weed lines, and offshore structures where these fish congregate. Overall, the mahi-mahi season in Clearwater provides anglers with thrilling angling opportunities and the chance to experience the excitement of hooking into these prized gamefish in the Gulf of Mexico.

What techniques are popular for catching mahi mahi in Clearwater?

In Clearwater, Florida, mastering effective fishing techniques is essential for anglers targeting mahi-mahi in the offshore waters of the Gulf of Mexico. One popular technique for mahi-mahi fishing in Clearwater is trolling. Anglers deploy a spread of artificial lures or natural baits behind the boat while moving at a moderate speed, covering a large area of water to locate schools of mahi-mahi. Trolling allows anglers to cover different depths and distances, increasing the chances of encountering mahi-mahi as they patrol the offshore waters in search of prey. This method is particularly effective when targeting mahi-mahi around floating debris, weed lines, or offshore structures.

Another successful method for mahi-mahi fishing in Clearwater is casting or jigging near floating debris, weed lines, or offshore structures where these fish congregate. Anglers can cast artificial lures such as swimbaits, spoons, or bucktail jigs into these areas and retrieve them in a fast and erratic manner to entice strikes from mahi-mahi. This technique allows anglers to target specific areas where mahi-mahi are likely to be feeding, providing an exciting and dynamic fishing experience in Clearwater's offshore waters.

Chumming can also be an effective technique for mahi-mahi fishing in Clearwater, particularly when targeting larger bull and cow mahi. Anglers can create a chum slick by dispersing chunks of baitfish or other attractants into the water, drawing mahi-mahi closer to the boat. Once the fish are congregated, anglers can deploy baits or lures into the chum slick to entice mahi-mahi to bite. Whether trolling, casting, or chumming, mastering these mahi-mahi fishing techniques in Clearwater promises an exhilarating angling experience and the chance to land some of the Gulf's most exciting gamefish.

What other species are popular in Clearwater?

While mahi-mahi fishing in Clearwater, Florida, is undoubtedly thrilling, anglers have a variety of other species to target in the area's diverse offshore waters. One popular target species is the sailfish, known for its impressive size, speed, and acrobatic leaps. Clearwater's offshore waters provide prime habitat for sailfish, particularly during the cooler months when they migrate south along the coast. Anglers often target sailfish using trolling techniques with artificial lures or natural baits, as well as live bait fishing near offshore structures.

Another sought-after species in Clearwater is the wahoo, prized for its speed and powerful strikes. Wahoo can be found in the offshore waters of the Gulf of Mexico, particularly around deepwater structures and temperature breaks. Anglers often target wahoo using high-speed trolling techniques with artificial lures or rigged baits, as well as deep dropping with wire lines or downriggers. Wahoo fishing in Clearwater provides anglers with an exhilarating challenge and the chance to hook into these elusive and formidable gamefish.

For anglers seeking bottom-dwelling species, Clearwater offers opportunities to target grouper and snapper species such as red grouper, gag grouper, mangrove snapper, and yellowtail snapper. These fish inhabit the reefs, wrecks, and ledges in the offshore waters, providing anglers with exciting battles and delicious fillets. Bottom fishing with live bait or jigging near structure are effective techniques for targeting grouper and snapper species in Clearwater's offshore waters, offering anglers a diverse and rewarding fishing experience beyond mahi-mahi.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    Fantastic experience. Son and I caught 7-8 big Amber jacks!! Then on the way in saw a mako shark!! Caught lots of small fish that tasted awesome blackened in tacos!!!

    Chris H. with Greg M. of St. Petersburg, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We had an absolutely awesome experience with Captain Greg and Deckhand Ali. We knew ahead of time that the water was going to be a bit choppy and that there would be higher than usual winds, but that didn’t deter the Captain from finding perfect fishing spots for us on our half day charter. Both fellas are super knowledgeable and shared lots of gulf marine life info with us; even stopping to check crab traps and showing us how the eco system is balance. An added bonus is the restaurant located at the marina where the fishing vessel docks; Greg filleted our fish haul from the day and the super friendly staff cooked up our catch and served up tacos for a late lunch. If in the area again, we’d definitely book Captain Greg and his friendly Deckhand Ali for our fishing excursion. They are an awesome team.

    Leah G. with Greg M. of St. Petersburg, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Great day, Captain Gage was fantastic, he really knows his craft !!

    Arnold E. with Gage B. of Clearwater, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Me and my wife had a great time. Gage and his first mate Peyton work very well together. We differently recommend them.

    Troy S. with Gage B. of Clearwater, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Fun time with 3 guys with no experience. Gage and Peyton were completely helpful in making a good fishing day equal. Next trip will be for 6-8 hours! We’ll be back!

    Vincent H. with Gage B. of Clearwater, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Capt. Rick and Hope were the best we’ve had a chance to fish with! Great boat, everything you need is offered, good fishing, and a lot of fun. We will be fishing with them again soon and I highly recommend if you are traveling with the whole family, friends, or kids. They have it covered.

    Jason L. with Ron F. of St. Petersburg, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We all had a great time during the fishing trip. We caught quite a few fish that we got to keep. The deck hand was on top of his game and took good care of us as we were catching fish. The Captain had a cooler of water, a bathroom on board and cleaned all of our fish for us. My daughter and I got a little sea sick but we all had a great time regardless.

    Patti K. with Greg M. of St. Petersburg, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Had a great trip yesterday 3/27/23 with Gage and His assistant. Got plenty of fish, including a nice run of Grouper on the last stop. The Boat ride out, and back in was very comfortable, and the fishing gear was top notch...we will definetely be back again !

    Forrest D. with Gage B. of Clearwater, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    It was great. Got me on some big barracuda which is exactly what I wanted. Mate was also great.

    Dan F. with Gage B. of Clearwater, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Awesome day fishing with Adam! He was an awesome guide and we ended the day catching a shark! Adam thanks for the great memories!

    Tom J. with Adam H. of St. Petersburg, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    How Captain Jim waved an arm and bent the weather into a perfect day kinda was spooky but I liked it! It was a great day can’t give enough stars. Thanks again Jim 👍

    Jason H. with Jim V. of Clearwater, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Great Captain and first mate! Captain Greg put us on some big fish, Barracuda, and Goliath Grouper! Logan kept us informed and helped every step of the way! We had a blast!

    Jack H. with Greg M. of St. Petersburg, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Great Captain and first mate! Logan took care of us while Captain Greg put us on fish! Caught a ton, was able to keep 26! Great day!

    Jack H. with Greg M. of St. Petersburg, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Fishing trip went very well, we knew from the start that Gage and Peyton we’re going to get us on the fish by the way we took off , very knowledgeable, very informational, and never did we feel our personal safety was being compromised! Peyton did a phenomenal job as A FIRST CLASS, FIRST MATE , had our catch cooked up for us at the Salty Cracker, and it topped off a GREAT DAY . We will definitely be going back , and using Gage and Peyton again !!

    Troy G. with Gage B. of Clearwater, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We had the most awesome experience offshore fishing with Captain Adam on Playin’ Hooky! He was ready and waiting for us at the boat ramp, before the sun came up. As soon as we met him, we knew we were going to have an awesome time! The boat was brand new, clean, and spacious. We wanted fish to eat and the experience of reeling in some big ones. Captain Adam did not disappoint! He put us right on top of them! He cleaned our fish and we went straight to the restaurant to have them prepared. Thank you, Adam, for the experience of a lifetime!

    Rebecca M. with Adam H. of St. Petersburg, Florida

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