Heavy Tackle Fishing Charters In Tierra Verde

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Recently Booked Heavy Tackle Fishing Charters Near Tierra Verde, Fl

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Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Inshore/Near Max-Out Experience

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35 ft 1 - 6 People From $317 / person
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Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Inshore/Nearshore Max-Out - 48’ Yacht

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48 ft 1 - 6 People From $350 / person
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Nearshore Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Shark Encounter - 48’ Yacht

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48 ft 1 - 6 People From $333 / person
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Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Nearshore - 48’ Sportfish Yacht

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28 ft 1 - 6 People From $625 / person
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Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Expedition Challenge - 35’ Contender

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35 ft 1 - 6 People From $667 / person
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Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Night Fishing Adventure - 28'

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35 ft 1 - 6 People From $367 / person

Top Types of Heavy Tackle Fishing Trips in Tierra Verde

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Heavy Tackle Fishing Charters Near Tierra Verde, Fl

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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 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! If you're looking for that next level fishing trip, you've come to the right spot. 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 waters home. You'll be riding out aboard a beautifully maintained Contender 35' Tournament boat that's equipped with triple 300 horsepower Yamahas and a deep-V hull 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 inshore 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, right alongside mega-yachts and classy sportfishing vessels. The 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. We 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

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Inshore/Nearshore Max-Out

100% (5)
35 ft 1 - 6 People From $317 / person
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Many types of Sharks can be found in the Gulf of Mexico, and the Captain and his experienced crew are just the guys to lead you on a Shark-chasing adventure! They have the skill and knowledge to take you on the adventure of a lifetime. Whether you're a novice or experienced angler, the captain will provide you with everything you need for a successful trip, including fishing gear and a valid license. Get ready for an epic day fishing with one of the most elite outfits in the St. Pete-Clearwater area! Equipped with all the possible federal permits, credentials, and years of on the water experience, Owner Captain Ron and his Master Licensed Captains & 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 target & attempt to catch shark species that call the Gulf of Mexico's inshore/nearshore & offshore waters home. 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. 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 safe, 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

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Shark Encounter - 35' Contender

100% (5)
35 ft 1 - 6 People From $317 / person
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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 From $583 / person
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"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 48' Convertible Pro Tournament Series Yacht vessel is operated under the direction of the exorbitantly credentialed Pelagic Expert Master Licensed Captain Rick 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 48' Convertible Pro Tournament Series Yacht vessel is operated under the direction of the exorbitantly credentialed Pelagic Expert Captain and 1st Mate. We are SUPER 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, Master Licensed Captain and 1st Mate both Professional Anglers 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 Rick at the helm, you'll be riding out aboard a beautifully maintained BERTRAM 48 ft Pro Tournament Series Yacht equipped with HO-high output Super Charged inboard 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 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. We suggest 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 - 48’ Yacht

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48 ft 1 - 6 People From $667 / person
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This trip with Captain Brian is one of the best chances to catch such specimens on an epic offshore adventure with one of the most elite outfits in the St. Pete-Clearwater area! Equipped with all the possible federal permits, credentials, and years of on the water experience, Captain Brian & 1st Mate are here to go above and beyond to do whatever it takes to ensure you have an incredible experience! On this trip you will go further out to visit some of the secret honey holes this 35' contender has marked into its GPS. Your Captain will not only help you limit out on seasonal Snapper and Grouper species, but limit you out on Monster Snapper and Grouper specimens! This means if you catch a smaller Lane Snapper or Red Grouper (or other species that is in season) Your Captain will encourage you to return that one to the water and wait for another big boy! After you've limited out on the bottom fish, your Captain will take you to troll some nearby offshore grass lines or reef structures to solicit a Tuna or Cobia bite as well. No expense is spared, or corner cut when you fish with Ron and his guides. 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 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. Along side mega yachts and classy sportfishing vessels Ron and his captains 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 aboard his boats to ensure your captain has enough time to get all your gear onboard and properly orient you on the day ahead! The vessel 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 Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Seriously Huge Snapper And Grouper

100% (5)
35 ft 1 - 6 People From $400 / person
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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 From $367 / person
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Legendary for their power and size, Marlin, Sailfish, and other Florida billfish are elusive, grand creatures, the ultimate prize in high-octane offshore sport fishing. Epic adventure calls to those who dare to venture into the plunging and prolific. Catching and encountering Sailfish is a thrilling fishing experience, and it's a beautiful fish that provides amazing fights for even the most experienced fisherman. Our expertise – the right fishing rods and reels, great bait, location, expertise, and lots of patience to catch. 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 SUPER excited to offer this HIGHLY DESIRABLE LIMITED BUCKET LIST opportunity. You'll be riding out aboard a beautifully maintained 48ft Pro Tournament Series Yacht vessel is equipped with duel inboard high performance 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 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. SAFETY, HEALTH & WELFARE ARE PARAMOUNT! We Deliver The Results & Exceed Expectations! Equipped with all the possible federal permits, credentials, and years of on the water experience, Captain Master Licensed and 1st Mate both highly experienced Professional Anglers are here to go above and beyond to do whatever it takes to ensure you have an incredible experience! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Expedition Challenge - 48’ Yacht

100% (5)
48 ft 1 - 6 People From $667 / person
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Embark on an extraordinary 12-hour deep-sea fishing expedition led by the unmatched expertise of Captain Ron, boasting an impressive 35-year legacy navigating the bountiful waters of Tierra Verde, Florida. Aboard his meticulously outfitted 35ft Contender Pro vessel, anglers are invited to partake in a captivating journey that delves into the abundant marine treasures of the region. Against the backdrop of Tierra Verde's coastal splendor, Captain Ron's unparalleled mastery guarantees a rewarding outing for fishing enthusiasts of all levels. With an extensive wealth of experience, his adept guidance ensures that each participant is equipped with the essential techniques and tools necessary to pursue a diverse array of species. From the elusive Blackfin Tuna to the vibrant Mahi Mahi, the enigmatic Cobia to the humble Flounder, the sought-after Red Snapper to the formidable Goliath Grouper, Captain Ron's comprehensive expertise promises an encounter with a rich assortment of marine life. Anchored by the 35ft Contender Pro vessel, participants can anticipate an expedition characterized by professionalism, unrivaled know-how, and an enduring commitment to preserving the delicate offshore ecosystem. Whether a novice or an experienced angler, this 12-hour deep-sea voyage stands as a testament to Captain Ron's dedication to delivering an immersive and rewarding fishing encounter. The journey not only guarantees cherished memories but also underscores the significance of sustainable fishing practices. Explore the depths of offshore fishing in Florida through the lens of Captain Ron's extensive experience, where each cast is an invitation to uncover the wonders of Tierra Verde's marine world. Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Overnight Adventure - 35’ Contender

100% (5)
35 ft 1 - 6 People From $625 / person
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Many types of Sharks can be found in the Gulf of Mexico, and the Captain and his experienced crew are just the guys to lead you on a Shark-chasing adventure! They have the skill and knowledge to take you on the adventure of a lifetime. Whether you're a novice or experienced angler, the captain will provide you with everything you need for a successful trip, including fishing gear and a valid license. Get ready for an epic day fishing with one of the most elite outfits in the St. Pete-Clearwater area! Equipped with all the possible federal permits, credentials, and years of on the water experience, Owner Captain Ron and his Master Licensed Captains & 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 target & attempt to catch shark species that call the Gulf of Mexico's inshore/nearshore & offshore waters home. 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. 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 safe, 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

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Tierra Verde

Shark Encounter - 28'

100% (5)
35 ft 1 - 6 People From $317 / person
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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 - 28’ Center Console

100% (5)
28 ft 1 - 6 People From $625 / person
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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

100% (5)
48 ft 1 - 6 People From $400 / person

Spend the whole day chasing your next trophy with Captain Keith and first mate Pat! This experienced crew doesn't mess around on these full-day adventures, you're here to catch your next personal best and their goal is to put you on it! This trip is ideal for honing in on the species of your choice and targeting a trophy-sized specimen. Captain Keith and his crew take their customers up to 50 miles offshore on this trip, to the most premier offshore locations to ensure you land your memorable catch! Fish caught on this charter consist of Snapper, Kingfish, Grouper of all kinds, Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Sharks, Amberjack, and many other exciting pelagic species. Captain Keith's highest priority is to create an experience that will ensure memories for a lifetime. The crew teaches, baits, unhooks, and fillets the caught fish, making this trip as low maintenance for you as possible! That being said, you're welcome to get as involved as you'd like with your fishing experience. Whether that's lounging and enjoying the ocean breeze until the reel starts screaming or holding the rod in your hand the whole time helping scout for bait pods and sea life, Captain Keith is more than willing to accommodate! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Madeira Beach

Targeting Trophies - 31' Pursuit

100% (7)
31 ft 1 - 6 People From $250 / person
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Climb aboard with Joseph and enjoy a memorable day of fishing outside of St. Petersburg, Florida! You’ll be fishing aboard Captain Joseph’s 35-foot Marlago, which is federally permitted. She provides a quick and comfortable ride to the offshore fishing grounds and is equipped with a toilet. You’ll be targeting the Gag Grouper, Goliath Grouper, Hogfish, King Mackerel / Kingfish, and Red Snapper that inhabit these waters. Don’t forget to bring a cooler with ice to take home your day’s catch, sunscreen, and a hat. Feel free to bring food and beverages of your choice as well. Captain Joseph will provide all rods, reels, tackle, lures, licenses, and live bait (free of charge). A first mate will also be on board. He’ll be assisting you throughout your trip. Come on down to St. Petersburg, Florida, and make some memories with Captain Joseph! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Gulfport

Full Day Offshore

100% (8)
35 ft 1 - 6 People From $267 / person

Dare to do battle with some of Florida's apex predators aboard Rockstar! For these trips you will fish in-shore or off-shore with medium to heavy tackle and target Blacktips, Hammerheads, Bull Sharks, Lemon Sharks and more. We supply all bait and stand-up tackle so be ready for a fight! The Rockstar is big and fast with plenty of room to fish, relax and enjoy. With amenities like a bathroom, stereo sound system, cell phone charging, and refrigeration, you will be treated to a completely enjoyable and fun fishing trip as you try to wrangle the ocean's top predators! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Clearwater

Shark Adventure- 32' Albermarle

100% (8)
32 ft 1 - 6 People From $263 / person
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Are you looking to spend a day out on the beautiful blue waters of the Gulf while reeling in some hefty fish? This trip might just be for you! Captain Chris and his 31’ Wellcraft are ready to take up to 6 guests out for a full day searching offshore for Bonito, Sailfish, Kingfish, and Skipjack Tuna. He will cater to all your requests, including the species of fish you want to target. So set out with an experienced and fun-loving guide who will keep ‘em coming over the rail! Captain Chris' 31’ Wellcraft is powered by twin 300HP Suzukis that'll make for a smooth ride during your full-day voyage. It comes equipped with a large fish cooler for all your catches, which Captain Chris will clean and bag when you return to the dock. On this trip you will be Trolling, Bottom Fishing, Drift Fishing, Jigging, and using both Heavy and Light Tackle. Captain Chris provides all the equipment necessary as well as a wealth of knowledge on fishing technique. If you want him to give pointers, he is more than willing. This trip includes everything you need, except for food and drink. If you are over 21, feel free to bring an adult beverage to sip on, but please don’t bring any glass. Captain Chris provides everything else from fishing licenses to sunscreen. Come prepared for an incredible journey with a knowledgeable guide! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Gulfport

Offshore Drag Ripper

100% (5)
31 ft 1 - 6 People From $328 / person

Hop on board with Captain William and prepare for an action-packed day of fishing the flats! Clearwater is home to plenty of productive inshores and flats where you can catch some of the prized fish Florida is known for without going too far from the dock. On this 4, 6 or 8-hour trip, Captain William will take you to the inshores to target Snook, Redfish, Speckled Trout, Sheepshead, Black Drum, Flounder and Shark, or venture you into nearshore waters where you can go after some Snapper, Grouper, Cobia, Black Seabass, Kingfish, Spanish Mackerel and Shark. You'll be targeting these fish using methods such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling and jigging. Just let Captain William know what you want to catch and he'll get you set up with the best method! You’ll be fishing aboard a 21' Rabco Marine center console that can hold up to 4 guests. Powered by a 115 HP Yamaha engine, this vessel will have no problem bouncing you around the inshores and nearshores! She comes complete with GPS, Fishfinder, a Flybridge, Live Bait Well and Ice Box to store your catches. Captain William will even clean any keepers for you to take home! Captain William will provide all rods, reels, tackle, bait and fishing licenses. He'll even provide snacks and water, and on the full-day trips you can expect a tasty lunch too! All you need to bring is polarized sunglasses, a hat, sunscreen and any extra food or drinks you might want. Come see what Clearwater has to offer! Read More

Flats, Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Clearwater

Clearwater Classic

100% (8)
21 ft 1 - 4 People From $138 / person

If you're looking to try everything that the Tampa Bay can offer, then this trip is your ticket! Get out there with Captain Zach and spend the day casting, trolling, drifting, and jigging for a wide range of popular gamefish species, including King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, Amberjack, Cobia, Snappers, Groupers, and more! These classic Florida gamefish offer a little bit of everything—hard fighting, delicious eating, and amazing pictures! Snapper and Grouper are especially well know as delicious eating fish. Captain Zach has decades of experience catching these prizewinners, and he will do everything he can to put you on the fish and give you the best possible chance to catch a champion. You'll be spending the day aboard his beautiful 27' Sea Hunt center console, powered by twin 200HP Yamaha outboards. This fast and versatile boat is perfect for fishing the different conditions you'll see in these waters, and can easily handle the big stuff in the 30 mile range and further. Captain Zach will provide everything you need for a perfect day on the water, including rods, reels, bait, and tackle. His goal is for everyone to have a blast and to catch a bunch of fish! Remember to bring proper clothing, a hat, and sunscreen. Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in St. Petersburg

Tampa Bay Nearshore Run

100% (3)
27 ft 1 - 5 People From $160 / person
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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% (6)
48 ft 1 - 6 People From $367 / person
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Everything to Know About Booking a Tierra Verde heavy tackle fishing charter

What are the best heavy tackle fishing charters in Tierra Verde?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 82 heavy tackle fishing trips in Tierra Verde, and the most popular trips in the area are Inshore/Near Max-Out Experience guided by Ron, Inshore/Nearshore Max-Out - 48’ Yacht guided by Ron, and Expedition Challenge - 48’ Yacht guided by Ron.

Our guides in Tierra Verde are rated a 4.98 out of 5 based on 9581 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 Heavy Tackle Fishing charter include Clearwater, St. Petersburg and Holmes Beach.

Looking for kid friendly heavy tackle fishing guides in Tierra Verde? Check out our beginner and family friendly heavy tackle fishing guides in Tierra Verde.

What types of heavy tackle fishing charters are common in Tierra Verde?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for heavy tackle fishing in Tierra Verde as well as nearshore fishing, inshore fishing, and flats fishing.

The most commonly sought after species for heavy tackle fishing in Tierra Verde are: 1. gag grouper, 2. mangrove snapper, 3. kingfish, and 4. amberjack.

How much do Tierra Verde heavy tackle fishing charters cost?

for heavy tackle fishing in Tierra Verde prices can range anywhere from an affordable $300 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a half day trip for heavy tackle fishing in Tierra Verde is $805. The average price for a full day trip for heavy tackle fishing in Tierra Verde is $1,524.

What month is best for on a heavy tackle fishing charter in Tierra Verde?

The most popular season to go on a heavy tackle fishing charter in Tierra Verde is spring, and most anglers book their trips 12 days in advance.

Do I need a Tierra Verde fishing license and what are the bag limits in Tierra Verde?

You’re in luck! Our fishing tours in Tierra Verde 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 Tierra Verde.

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