Top nearshore fishing trips in Tampa, FL
Everything to Know About Booking a Tampa nearshore fishing charter
What are the best nearshore fishing charters in Tampa?
Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 8 nearshore trips in Tampa, and the most popular trips in the area are Half Day Trip (AM) guided by Matt, Half Day Trip (AM or PM) guided by Matt, and Tampa Bay Fishing - 22’ Aguasport guided by Nick.
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What types of nearshore fishing charters are common in Tampa?
The most commonly sought after species for nearshore 1 are: 1. tarpon, 2. redfish, 3. snook, 4. cobia, and 5. mangrove snapper.
The most common fishing techniques in Tampa are bottom fishing, heavy tackle fishing, and light tackle fishing but trolling and gigging are popular as well.
How much do Tampa nearshore fishing charters cost?
for nearshore fishing in Tampa prices can range anywhere from $450 to $1,050, but the average price for a half day for nearshore fishing in Tampa is $536. The average price for a full day for nearshore fishing in Tampa is $855.
When is the best time to go nearshore fishing in Tampa?
The most popular season for nearshore fishing in Tampa is spring, and most anglers book their trips 13 days in advance.
Where can I get a Tampa fishing license and what are the bag limits in Tampa?
See here for more information on fishing licenses in Tampa, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Tampa. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Tampa.