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Fishing Charters Near Tampa Bay
Captain Tyson specializes in fishing the inlets and beaches for world-class saltwater fish species. The pristine waters of Florida’s Gulf Coast including Clearwater Beach, St. Pete Beach, Indian Rocks Beach, Redington Beach and Tampa Bay are home to an incredibly diverse variety of gamefish including: snook, trout, redfish and the king of inshore fishing…the mighty tarpon. Come fish with us! Whether you're a serious angler wanting to pursue a quest for a trophy fish or a novice wanting to learn the basics of saltwater fishing, he can do it all. Read More
Clearwater Flats Sightfishing
Join Captain Cameron for an amazing day out on the water, tailored to your skill level and goals. Captain Cameron's expertise lies in his ability to customize your trip to exceed your expectations, whether you're a seasoned angler looking to catch your next trophy or just starting out. Off the coast of Clearwater, FL, you'll find a diverse range of inshore species, including Snook, Redfish, Black Drum, and Sea Trout. If you want to explore deeper waters, Captain Cameron can take you to check out reefs for amberjack and grouper. In the summer months, Tarpon also migrate through the waters off of Clearwater. You just need to let Captain Cameron know which species you want to target, and he'll make it happen! Captain Cameron's boat comes fully equipped with everything you need for a successful day of fishing, including rods, reels, tackle, bait, and fishing licenses. All you need to bring are your favorite snacks and drinks, sun protection, and camera, and Captain Cameron will take care of the rest! Read More
Coastal Chaos In Clearwater
Head out to fish the waters of the coast of St. Pete with Captain Adam for an awesome day out on the water slaying the fish! Captain Adam - with his 9+ years of experience - will take you where the fish are biting. All Adam's trips are offshore where you can explore some reefs and wrecks to bottom fish for Red Snapper, Grouper, Triggerfish and other offshore species, or troll grass lines for other pelagic species like Mahi, Wahoo, and Mackerel. For these trips, Captain Adam uses his 27’ Cape Horn, which comes with the latest marine electronics and safety gear, this boat has been recently renovated and decked out so get ready to ride in style!. It can accommodate up to 6 anglers fishing in full comfort and is federally permitted to go beyond state waters and explore the open ocean past 9 miles out! (Though a longer trip 6+ hours will definitely be necessary to motor out to those depths) Captain Adam provides all rods, reels, and tackle. All you need to bring are your favorite snack and drinks, your sun protection, and your camera to record your trophies! Bring your kids or your angling buddies and head out for a fishing adventure to remember with Captain Adam! Read More
Offshore Trip - 27' Cape Horn
If you're on the hunt for top-notch Shark fishing on Florida's Gulf Coast, look no further! On this charter fishing trip, Captain Christopher will take you on the water of Tampa Bay to catch a variety of Shark species, including Bonnethead, Blacktip, Nurse, Atlantic Sharpnose, Bull, Hammerhead, and more! Tampa Bay is a massive ecosystem that consists of multiple brackish water waterways connecting the freshwater rivers with the saltwater Gulf of Mexico. Many sharks depend on these mild brackish water conditions to breed juvenile sharks, and the Tampa, Ruskin, and Apollo Beach estuaries are perfect environments for this. Captain Christopher practices the use of both live and dead natural baits in conjunction with his “Secret Chum Formula” on most Shark trips. This combination is fine-tuned to catch Sharks, which detect the chum from far away, and then go crazy for the baits! Once on of these powerful fish grabs your hook, it's game on! Sharks are famous for their stamina and toughness, and it can take twenty minutes or more to haul in a big one. Captain Christopher will be by your side, offering helpful advice and tips for fighting one of these toothy fish onto the boat. Captain Christopher operates a custom-built 21’ Clearwater 2000CC bay boat. This sleek vessel allows for a comfortable drift through the Tampa Bay flats. There’s also a lot of fishing space and a shaded T-top for hot summer days, plus a Bluetooth stereo, so feel free to bring your favorite playlist! Read More
Tampa Bay Shark Fishing
Looking a fun and enjoyable charter out of Clearwater, FL? This trip with Captain Brad is a Clearwater fishing charter at it’s finest! On this trip, you can enjoy some of the world's best bottom fishing, hooking up Groupers, Snappers, Sharks, Hogfish, and many other species on light to heavy tackle. If you're looking for some thrilling fishing, you're in the right place! You'll be out there on board Captain Brad's 22' Dusky center console. She's a super versatile vessel that's ideal for mixing it up and fishing inshore or nearshore! Captain Brad will supply everything you need for an awesome day on the water, from rods and reels to bait and tackle. Book a trip with him and see what Clearwater has to offer! Read More
Clearwater Nearshore Hop - 22’ Dusky
What’s the difference between a clearwater fishing guide & a charter captain? Anyone can go out and pass a test to get a Charter Captains' license. However, a guide is someone who truly knows how to fish in the area. From having the right equipment, boat, waterway knowledge to knowing what is biting on a summer's morn vs. a winter's eve and what bait to use in each scenario. Captain Craig is a true, ‘Clearwater Fishing Guide’. From shallow grass flats fishing to the bays, Captain Craig's flats fishing charters are among the best in the area. His flats charters include taking one to 3 persons to areas such as the grass flats, nearshore, backwaters, and bays along Clearwater and Tarpon Springs and even into Tampa Bay. These flats fishing experiences include casting with artificial or live bait along with traditional & fly fishing with no price disparity between any technique or quarry! Expect to catch snook, redfish, tarpon, mackerel, sharks, cobia, threadfin, & more! You will be fishing aboard Captain Craigs 21' Backcountry Flats boat equipped with a trolling motor and polling platform which allow Captain Craig to sneak you up on the fish to get the best possible look at catching them! This boat can maneuver the skinny water (hence the name of his charter) to chase down the awesome flats fish like tailing Reds, Snook, and even Tarpon! Captain Craig will provide almost everything for your flats fishing adventure from rods, reels, tackle, bait, fishing licenses, and even fish cleaning though he does encourage catch and release. All you'll need to bring are some snacks and drinks, your sun protection, and your own fly gear if that's your flavor, but Captain Craig will take care of the rest to ensure you have an epic day out on the water! Feel free to bring your young ones on this family-friendly trip; Captain Craig is great at getting kids hooked on fishing, and kids under 12 come aboard for free! Read More
Clearwater Flats Fishing
Attention anglers! If you're looking for the ultimate fishing adventure, look no further! This inshore focused trip with Captain Christopher in Tampa , Florida is one of the best charters on Florida's Gulf coast, and is an absolute blast for anglers of all levels. Captain Christopher is a seasoned pro with years of experience navigating the waters of Tampa Bay, and he knows exactly where to find the best Snook, Redfish, and Trout in the area. On this trip, you'll be stalking the mangrove channels and brackish inshore cutaways looking for big-time Snook. These aggressive predatory fish are something like a saltwater version of the Pike, and are known for blowing up baits and lures on topwater and really bringing the fight! But it's not just about the fishing. Captain Christopher's charters are all about creating a unique and memorable experience for his guests. His custom-built 21’ Clearwater 2000CC bay boat is fully equipped with all the necessary gear and amenities, including a shaded T-top and an open deck for soaking up the sun. The sleek design of this shallow-draft vessel allows for a comfortable drift through even the shallowest areas, so you can get into the "skinny" water where big Snook hang out. There’s also a Bluetooth stereo, so feel free to bring your favorite playlist! Don't miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore the beauty of Tampa, Florida's waterways and catch some of the most sought-after fish in the Gulf. Book your Snook charter fishing trip with Captain Christopher today and make your fishing dreams a reality! Read More
Tampa Bay Fishing Trip
Go aboard Captain Greg's beautiful 32' Sabalo and see what fishing in St. Peter's is all about! You'll be able to get a taste of everything on this trip, including nearshore reef fishing, offshore trolling, and everything in between. There are so many species available on this trip that we're barely able to list them all! The Gulf of Mexico is know as the Grouper capital of the world, and in the reefs, wrecks, and ledges you'll fish there are Black, Red, Scamp, Gag, and Goliath Grouper. Aside from bottomfish, there are also tons of Gray Snapper, Mangrove Snapper, Red Snapper, Amberjack, and Triggerfish that can be caught on the same reefs! These fish are all absolutely delicious table fare, and Captain Greg is happy to clean your keepers at the end of the trip. For surface trolling, there's an abundance of King Mackerel, Mahi Mahi, Spanish Mackerel, Barracuda, and even Sharks! These species are a blast to catch and provide a challenge for every level of angler. You'll be fishing from a 32′ Sabalo sportfisher, built in the "Down East Cruiser" style. She has 15 feet of fishing deck space, with 11 rod holders and an open deck all the way around the stern. The 315-HP Cummins diesel engine makes her an extremely reliable fishing machine. With over 200 gallons of fuel capacity, she can take you out 100 miles and back with fuel to spare! In addition, she boasts 1800 lbs. of ice capacity; far more than a charter could ever need. This means there’s room for all your food, drinks, fish, and plenty of fresh ice. The creature comforts of this charter boat are more than worthy. Her central engine box has a cushion that’s 24 square feet and 6” thick for comfortable seating for six. There’s also a fish box with another 4 inch thick cushion that seats two. There’s also plenty of room to rest in the oversized v-berth below. Whether you want to relax on a fifty mile ride offshore or sit down and reel in a fish, there’s room for you AND five of your friends. Captain Greg will provide everything you need for a blue-ribbon day, including rods, reels, bait, and tackle. All you need to bring is sunscreen, proper clothing, sunglasses, and a smile! Read More
St. Pete Offshore Experience
Get ready for a thrilling day out with Captain Juan as you go after a range of exciting and delicious fish that call these waters home. These shallow waters can be difficult to navigate for some boats, but not when you have a 21’ Carolina Skiff, though. This light vessel will stay afloat in pretty much any body of water. Powered by a 150 HP Mercury engine, you’ll speed off along the bay, before the wireless trolling motor helps you steer in the skinny waters. She comes fitted with all the necessary safety equipment, including an EPIRB, and the captain is fully CPR-trained, for that extra peace of mind. When out on the fish, try bottom dropping, popping the tops, or trolling while you drift along. With the latest Penn rods and reels, you’ll have the best chance of hooking some of these tough-fighting species aboard. Battle it out with the notorious Snook, along with Redfish, and Seatrout. While you’ll also go after a range of tasty fish to fill up your fridge. Take home Sheepshead, Tripletail, Snapper, and Mackerel, among many more. At the end of your trip, Captain Juan will clean and prepare your catch for you to take home for a delicious dinner, and beyond! With water provided and your license taken care of, all that’s left for you to do is bring some snacks and drinks aboard and get ready for a productive day with Captain Juan. An incredible day’s inshore fishing in stunning surroundings awaits! **Captain Juan requires a 48 hour advance on bookings. So even if the date is open on the calendar, know that it is at his discretion to accept the trip on such short notice.** Read More
Half-Day Quick Trip
Head out with Captain Tyler for an awesome inshore experience fishing around Tampa Bay and Clearwater Florida. This area has an abundance of different fish species and several different ways to target them. You have Snook, Redfish, Trout, Tarpon, Pompano, Permit, Cobia, and Black Drum just to name a few, and Captain Tyler knows how to catch 'em all! To hook into these fish, you will mostly be sight fishing the inshore bays, flats, and even backcountry river systems around the Clearwater-St. Pete area. There is nothing more rewarding than spotting your quarry, stalking your quarry, and making a perfect cast onto an unsuspecting fish. The rush of the hook set after that is an experience you won't soon forget. Captain Tyler is especially adept at teaching new fishermen these techniques so whether you're a seasoned veteran looking for your next trophy or a beginner looking to learn the ropes, Captain Tyler will work his hardest to make sure you have the best possible experience out on the water! Everything for your trip is included, but you're more than welcome to bring any of your own gear if you like. Otherwise, alls you need to bring are your favorite snacks and drinks, and Captain Tyler will take care of the rest! Read More
Sunny Fishing On Tampa Bay
Come fish the beautiful waters off the coast of Clearwater, FL with Captain Jim! Whether you want to stay inshore for big Redfish, Speckled Trout, and various Snapper species, or head a bit further offshore to troll for Spanish Mackerel, Bonito, and Cobia, Captain Jim knows where the fish are biting. Captain Jim uses his 27’ Pro Cat Catamaran, equipped with state-of-the-art marine electronics and safety gear, to take up to 6 anglers fishing in comfort. He has nearly 30 years of experience fishing here, and can put you right on target, whatever species you want to chase. All fishing licenses, rods, reels, and tackle are provided by Captain Jim, so all you need to bring are your favorite snacks and drinks, sun protection, and camera to capture your trophies. Bring your family or friends and get out there! Read More
Clearwater Inshore Special
Are you ready for the fishing adventure of a lifetime? Come join Captain Steve or Captain Tucker on board their beautiful 34' delta sportfishing vessel, and get out there on a thrilling charter fishing trip in the beautiful waters of Clearwater, FL! On this offshore trip, you'll be targeting a range of species across the whole water column. Up towards the surface, you'll troll and cast for Barracuda, Kingfish, Bonito,and Spanish Mackerel, while down on the bottom you'll drop lines for Grouper, Snapper, and Amberjack. Whether you're a seasoned angler or just looking to try your hand at fishing, our experienced captains and crew have got you covered. The 34' Delta sportfisher is a purpose-built fishing vessel equipped with top-of-the-line fishing gear, comfortable seating, restrooms, and all the amenities you need for a successful day on the water. Licensed to carry up to 6 passengers, this safe, clean, comfortable vessel carries state-of-the-art Furuno GPS bottom-sounder and radar and is equipped with Coast Guard approved safety equipment, EPIRB radio beacon, life preservers, flares, and throwable life ring. There is a bathroom, tuna tower, outriggers for offshore trolling, fish-fighting chairs, and plenty of seating on board. 4 hour, 5 hour, and 6 hour charters are offered in the morning and afternoon and are generally bottom fishing in winter and trolling in spring, summer, and fall. 8 hour, 10 hour, and 12 hour charters require a morning departure (7am at the latest) and are the perfect length for bottom fishing, trolling, and live baiting. Red snapper season begins June 1st through July and requires a 10 or 12 hour trip! Captain Steve and Captain Tucker have over 35 years of fishing experience out of Clearwater combined, so you'll be in great hands when you set out to bag some fish! Read More
Clearwater Fishing Thriller!
Get out there on the water and enjoy everything Tampa Bay, FL has to offer on this trip with Captain Cody, an all-around outdoorsman who loves putting his clients on top gamefish! A Florida native, he grew up hunting and fishing this area and has years of experience on the water, so whether you're just looking to have a good time with family, fill your cooler with table fare, or bag a trophy fish, he has you covered. On this trip, you'll be chasing some of America's most popular inshore sportfish, including Redfish, Speckled Trout, Mangrove Snapper, and Snook. All of these fish are a blast on light tackle, and provide a challenge for every angler. In Tampa's clear water, you can sight cast directly to these fish, and put that bait or lure right in front of them for that giant topwater blowup. Captain Cody runs his fishing trips aboard a 26' Andros bay boat, an ideal fishing vessel that can handle all kinds of water and weather. She's equipped with a Yamaha 300-HP for a ton of speed, and is kitted out with amenities to enhance your experience. All you need to bring is your sunscreen (no spray please), some sunglasses, and a good attitude! Captain Cody has everything else covered, so get out there and have some fun! Read More
Tampa Bay Inshore Action
Head out to fish the waters around Tampa with Captain Nick for an awesome day out on the water slaying the fish! Captain Nick - with his 15+ years of experience - will take you where the fish are biting. He will help you reel in Trout, Redfish, Flounder, and Grouper which are in the bay all year long, as well as Tarpon and Cobia if you want to target them during the summer months. For these trips, Captain Nick uses his 22’ Aguasport bay boat, which comes with the latest marine electronics and safety gear. It can accommodate up to 4 anglers fishing in full comfort and can accommodate up to 6 if the last two adventurers are small children. Captain Nick provides all rods, reels, and tackle. All you need to bring are your favorite snack and drinks, your sun protection, and your camera to record your trophies! Bring your kids or your angling buddies and head out for a fishing adventure to remember with Captain Nick! Read More
Tampa Bay Fishing - 22’ Aguasport
Climb aboard with Captain Jim and enjoy a memorable day of fishing out of Clearwater, Florida! On these trips, you’ll head out up to 9 nautical miles from the shore to bottom fish for various Grouper and Snapper species. You’ll also have plenty of opportunities to battle coastal predators, such as Bull Shark. These creatures have some of the most intense bite force out of any species so get ready to give your arms a workout! You’ll head out on a 27’ Pro Cat Catamaran, built for cutting through the surf to make offshore voyages a breeze! She comes with top-notch navigational instruments, a live bait tank, ample seating, and all the fishing equipment you could possibly need. There’s also plenty of walk-around room so you can follow your prey around the boat as you fish. She can carry up to 6 anglers. Don’t forget to bring a cooler with ice to take home your day’s catch, sunscreen, and a hat. Captain Jim will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and drinks (bottled water & Gatorade). You can also choose to purchase live bait or catch it along the way. Get ready to test your casting accuracy on what promises to be a productive day on the water with Captain Jim! Read More
Offshore Fishing Frenzy
Embark on an unforgettable inshore fishing adventure with Captain Gage in the picturesque waters of Clearwater, Florida. Captain Gage is your seasoned guide to the abundant marine treasures that this region has to offer, and he operates his trips from a sleek 22-foot Ranger bay boat. With a wealth of local knowledge and years of experience, Captain Gage knows all the secret spots and prime fishing grounds that will ensure a successful and exciting excursion. Whether you're an experienced angler or a novice, Captain Gage's inshore trips are tailored to accommodate up to 5 guests at a time, making it an ideal outing for families, friends, or solo adventurers. His boat is fully equipped with top-of-the-line fishing gear and safety equipment, ensuring a comfortable and secure journey throughout your fishing expedition. From snook and redfish to trout and tarpon, Clearwater's diverse inshore waters are teeming with a wide variety of species, and Captain Gage's expertise ensures that you'll have the best chance of reeling in a memorable catch. As you cruise along the stunning Clearwater coastline, Captain Gage will not only assist you in hooking the catch of the day but also share insights about the local ecosystem and its unique wildlife. Whether you're looking for a thrilling fishing experience or a tranquil day on the water surrounded by Florida's natural beauty, Captain Gage's inshore trips offer the perfect blend of adventure and relaxation. Make lasting memories and catch some trophy fish with Captain Gage on your next Clearwater inshore fishing excursion. His boat comes loaded with all the gear you could possibly need for a successful day out on the water including all the rods, reels, tackle, bait and fishing licenses. So all you have to do is bring your favorite snack and drinks, your sun protection, and your camera and Captain Gage will take care of the rest! Read More
If you're looking to get on some spectacular Tarpon fishing in the Tampa Bay/St. Pete area, there's no better guide than Captain Thomas. He's been fishing these waters for more than two decades, and he's studied the prime spots and best holes in order to put you on record-setting fish! On this trip, you'll be focused on catching Tarpon, the premier Florida gamefish. These fish are big, beautiful, and known worldwide for their ferocious fighting abilities and acrobatic leaps! Commonly known as the "Silver King", these fish are the top predators in their inshore habitat, and hooking one is the experience of a lifetime. You'll chase bites using light tackle techniques with both bait and lures. Tarpon behavior changes depending on the season, the water conditions, and even the phases of the moon, so Captain Thomas' expertise here is absolutely invaluable. Thomas runs his trips aboard his 22' Century bay boat—an ideal vessel for hunting lunkers in inshore waters. She's fast, with a 250-HP Yamaha engine, and a hull profile that's sharp enough to cut through chop and shallow enough to get into backcountry channels where monster Tarpon like to congregate. She's also equipped with a wireless trolling motor to help you sneak up on your targets, plus a live well for bait. Tarpon fishing is catch-and-release only, so bring a camera! Everything you need will be provided for you, including rods, reels, bait, and tackle. All you need to bring is sunscreen (lotion only, no spray!), a hat, and a pair of sunglasses to cut the surface glare. Get out there and have a blast! Read More
Tampa Bay Roundup
If you’re looking for fish, friends, and family fun, you have picked the ultimate experience, with all three to be found in abundance on one fine fishing boat! Captain Roy was born and raised in the Tampa Bay area and has spent most of his life on the waters of West Central Florida. As a third-generation native Captain, Roy grew up fishing with his father, grandfather, and brother, learning to truly appreciate the wonderful fishing of the Tampa Bay area’s Gulf Coast. He has devoted his career to sharing the ultimate fishing experience with you and your favorite fishing gang. Captain Roy can provide a fun day of family fishing as well as personal fishing guidance for the more serious angler. You will fish aboard his 22’ Skeeter powered by a 250 HP Yamaha engine. Captain Roy provides Eupro rods, Penn reels, and Spiderwire fishing line. You are also welcome to bring your own fly fishing equipment. While fishing inshore you can target a variety of species. Depending on the season you might reel in Redfish, Snook, Jack Crevalle, Cobia, Sharks, and more. Without friends, fishing isn’t as much fun, and you will always find plenty of both friendship and fish when you fish with Captain Roy. A fishing license is provided for you and Captain Roy will clean and fillet any fish you’d like to bring home Read More
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Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Charter in Tampa Bay
What are the best fishing charters in Tampa Bay?
Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 96 trips in Tampa Bay, and the most popular trips in the area are Clearwater Mixed Bag Trip guided by Gage, Tampa Bay Inshore Adventures guided by Wade, and Clearwater offshore fishing guided by Brad.
Our guides in Tampa Bay are rated a 4.95 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.
Looking for kid friendly charters in Tampa Bay? Check out our beginner and family friendly charters in Tampa Bay.
What types of fishing charters are common in Tampa Bay?
Deep Sea fishing is the most popular in Tampa Bay as well as inshore fishing, nearshore fishing, and flats fishing.
The most commonly sought after species in Tampa Bay are: 1. redfish, 2. snook, 3. speckled trout, and 4. mangrove snapper.
The most common fishing techniques in Tampa Bay are light tackle fishing, live bait fishing, and bottom fishing but artificial lure fishing and trolling are popular as well.
How much do Tampa Bay fishing charters cost?
in Tampa Bay prices can range anywhere from an affordable $300 to $2,800, but the average price for a half day trip in Tampa Bay is $631. The average price for a full day trip in Tampa Bay is $1,118.
What month is best for fishing in Tampa Bay?
The most popular season for fishing in Tampa Bay is spring, and most anglers book their trips 12 days in advance.
Do I need a Tampa Bay fishing license and what are the bag limits in Tampa Bay?
See here for more information on fishing licenses in Tampa Bay, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Tampa Bay. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Tampa Bay.
Tampa Bay Fishing Calendar
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Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences
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RON L. with Christopher T. of Tampa, Florida
Awesome trip, he put me on fish the whole trip. Caught redfish, snook, Jack crevalle, trout and a 4 ft 60 lb bull shark
Matt D. with Matt Y. of Riverview, Florida
Captain Juan was a ton of fun! The man really knows his stuff about fishing in the St. Petersburg area. We caught tons of fish and he gave us a high quality service. Couldn’t suggest him enough!
Jasuan C. with Juan H. of St. Petersburg, Florida
Cody was great! Very Knowledgeable and Helpful for the entire trip. Definitely recommend!
Doug H. with Cody B. of Tampa, 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
Trip was fun. Thanks
Galen K. with Christopher T. of Tampa, Florida
Craig was great 👍. He told us about the history of the area and went above and beyond to get us fish and show us a good time. The tide and weather was definitely against us but he made the best of it. We had a great time. I appreciated everything and I recommend him for your inshore fishing trip. Thanks again Craig.
Levi E. with Craig L. of Clearwater, Florida
We had a great time, great guide. Would highly recommend him.
Daryl H. with Cody B. of Tampa, Florida
Outstanding crew and experience. I highly recommend Captains Luke and Brad.
Michael W. with Brad D. of Clearwater, Florida
We went out with captain Chris and had a BLAST. Great time great vibes, Chris is a hell of a guy and knows what he’s doing do a T, he put us on tons of fish between the both of us we probably caught around 30 fish in 4 hours!
Nick D. with Christopher T. of Tampa, Florida
Great all around guy. Worked hard to find fish for us. Not many keepers but lots of bites and throw backs. Kids had fun.
James S. with Cameron F. of Clearwater, Florida
We had a great time! Thank you both
Cameron L. with Brad D. of Clearwater, Florida
Cameron was awesome! Put us in the slot fish we asked for and was super friendly. We’ll be booking him again and again!
Bill S. with Cameron F. of Clearwater, Florida
He was so freaking awesome! This was a great experience and I would recommend him to any and everyone!
CAMECIA B. with Christopher T. of Tampa, Florida
We had a large group of us that came to FL to go fishing. We needed two boats and want to use the same company for the group. We went with Reel Deal Charters which was a great choice. The captains and first mates on both the boats were great. They got us on the fish right away and they didn't stop working the whole time we were out with them. Would book them again the next time we are in Florida.
COREY W. with Heather H. of Clearwater, Florida
We had a awsom day on the water. We caught fish consistently the whole trip.the captain and mate where very nice and informative. Thank you for the great day . We all enjoyed areself and had a memorable day.
Edward M. with Heather H. of Clearwater, Florida
Hi: Just want to say my friends and I had a great time fishing with CPT and "Toco." hardest working crew on the dock...and they know where the fish are. This adventure was secretly planned by my wife and some unknown conspirators (CPT's wife?). It was indeed a surprise and a rewarding day on the water with a couple gentlemen that know exactly what to do and WHERE THE FISH are! Great time, recommend to all! Ken Dye
Doreen S. with Heather H. of Clearwater, Florida
Awesome fun trip. Captain Tyler knows his stuff. Highly recommend.
Erinn . with Tyler B. of Belleair Bluffs, Florida
Captain Wade was the absolute best! He came fully prepared with the best rods and plenty of bait to last the entire day. His expertise is second to none, a true professional. On top of that, he put us on fish all day long.
David S. with Wade O. of Tampa, Florida
Great fishing outing. Cameron was great! The boys and I had a great time. We will do it again for sure.
Jose D. with Cameron F. of Clearwater, Florida
Top Targeted Fishing Species in Tampa Bay
- African Pompano
- Black Drum
- Black Grouper
- Black Seabass
- Blacktip Shark
- Bonnethead Shark
- Bull Shark
- False Albacore
- Florida Pompano
- Gag Grouper
- Goliath Grouper
- Hammerhead Shark
- Jack Crevalle
- Lane Snapper
- Lemon Shark
- Mahi Mahi
- Mangrove Snapper
- Mullet Snapper
- Mutton Snapper
- Nurse Shark
- Red Grouper
- Red Snapper
- Scamp Grouper
- Spanish Mackerel
- Speckled Trout
- Thresher Shark
- Tiger Shark
- Vermillion Snapper
- Yellowtail Amberjack
- Yellowtail Snapper
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