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  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Jeff W.
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Nice Captain for Family Friendly Trip! My 12 year old son caught a trophy 32" Red Fish and 30" Red Fish...which was a lot of fun. Wish we could have caught a few more fish, but all in all a really good time! Thank You!

Katch 'Em Up Charters
4.0
from 3 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Nils W.
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Great fishing

Tampa Bay Flats Fishing
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Channing D.
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Capt Eric has never disappointed! He is very patient, especially with my 6 year old! She loves to fish but doesn't always stay focused, he makes it fun and challenges her! She's reeled in bigger fish on his boat than a lot of grown men! You will be happy you spent the day with capt Eric! He's worth every penny!

  • 2 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Jason G.
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My family and I had a great time fishing with Tom! He told us upfront when we arrived that the fishing had been tough the past few days but he would do his best to get us on some fish. That is just what he did, we caught snook, trout, red fish and some jacks. If you are looking for a professional guide who knows the bay area and will put you on some fish, Tom and Renegade charters is the way to go. I plan to fish with him again and pursue some Tarpon!

Captain Tim
5.0
from 1 review
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April R.
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I wanted to go out fishing but had no knowledge of fishing in this area. I called Captain Tim and he took me out and we had a great day! We had a lot of fun and I learned a lot about fishing in the gulf. I highly recommend calling Tim!

  • 10 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Steve -.
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We (3) had a good time. Caught quite a few fish. A few small Macks and so many grouper we lost count. Most had to ge back due to size. but we had more than enough keepers.

Capted Fishing Adventures
1.0
from 1 review
  • 13 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
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I am a fishing guide, working to catch fish in the Tampa Bay Area. I mainly use artificial lures to catch fish. You might see many types of wildlife, birds, sharks, manatees, dolphins and fish.

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With 30 years of experience fishing in Florida waters, Gamefish Guide Services' personal guide and fishing instructor Britt Matthias has a passion for fishing that he lives to share with others. Gamefish Guide Services offers customized fishing lessons and personal guide services. Whether you are an aspiring angler looking to learn fishing basics or a seasoned angler wanting to boost your know-how and get the inside scoop on local hotspots, Gamefish Guide Services can help you achieve your goals and catch more fish! GGS services and clinics include: - Learn to fish from shore, bridges, or your own boat; fresh and salt water and near and offshore instruction are available. - Target species (grouper, shark, snapper, tarpon, mackerel, etc.) - Learn to identify fish species and know FWC regulations - Fish Cleaning 101 - Learn to rig artificial and live bait. - Catch your own bait! Learn to cast net! - Tips on local fishing and where to find seasonal hotspots. - One-on-one and group lessons and clinics. - Enjoy the luxury of a private charter on your own boat with a customized trip and personal guide. - New boat owners: GGS offers Know Your Boat: lessons on boating safety, anchoring and docking, setting up your boat for efficient fishing, boat and trailer maintenance, trailering, and troubleshooting engine problems. - Learn to fish, or fish better! After a lesson with GGS, you're guaranteed to consistently land more fish! Book your service today. Call us.

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We offer light tackle fishing on the gulf and bay waters of Anna Maria Island and Longboat Key, FL. Fish for snook, trout redfish and more! We have been a licensed and insured guide for over 20+ years.

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I offer Charlotte Harbor fishing charters. I am a full-time guide providing fishing trips seven days a week, including holidays. As a Florida native with a lifetime of experience on the water, my passion is fishing and exploring the waters of SW Florida. I am always on the hunt for new places, and keeping up with where the fish are. Everyday out on the water is a new adventure. It doesn't matter if you're experienced or a beginner, bringing the kids and the wife, my goal is to provide you a great day on the water, catching fish.

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I don't watch the clock we do what ever it takes to put fish in the box!

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Join Dave Loger, the only exclusive paddle-fly fishing guide on West Coast Florida. Dave will guide you every step of the way on some of the most pristine waters of South West Florida in Boca Grande, Placida, Englewood and Punta Gorda. As our name implies, your fly fishing adventure is propelled using only paddle or push pole power and its silent attributes. A fight with an inshore brawler like a redfish usually begins with an exciting hook-up in skinny water, then the "canoe sleigh ride". Snook blasting flies on the beach or underneath the dock lights at night are also an experience we specialize in. At the end of the fight, you have both hands full of fish and a picture to prove it!

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The Tampa Bay area has some of the world's premier fishing grounds, and the angling is excellent year round. Tampa Fishing Charters has phenomenal inshore fishing for tarpon, snook, red fish, trout, king fish, Spanish mackerel, flounder, sharks, black drum, sheepshead, and many other species, depending on the time of year. Fish inshore with us during the late spring and summer to feel the exhilaration of catching large tarpon on light tackle. These spectacular fish are known for their aerobatic, drag screaming runs. Massive amounts of snook, red fish, and trout inhabit our waters, and we fish for them when we are not fishing for tarpon. In the early spring, king fish and cobia migrate through the Tampa Bay area, and we target them when we can safely operate in the Gulf of Mexico. As you can see, Tampa Fishing Charters always has something special to offer. Family fishing is one of our fortes. Whether it is a birthday, vacation, or just a day to spend with your child, we are here to make your day enjoyable and peaceful. With the differing species surrounding the area, we are able to capture a child's attention by putting them on these fishes. Captain Rick frequently fishes with his four children who have been angling since they were old enough to walk. So, bring your young ones along to make a lasting memory on a relaxing fishing charter.

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Captain Steve Betz is a full-time professional Tampa fishing guide specializing in fishing Tampa's flats and bay. Redfish, snook, trout, tarpon, and many other species are his specialties. He is USCG licensed. Tampa Fishing Charters -- call us today!

  • 15 years in business
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We live by the motto "attitude is everything", we face every situation with a smile. If the fish aren't biting, we go find the ones that will. We don't stop fishing until all of our customers are satisfied.

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I am a 15-year full-time in-shore fishing guide. I specialize in fly fishing and light tackle. I fish for tarpon, snook, redfish and many other sport fish native to south Florida and the Boca Grande Gasparilla areas. I am a very easygoing guide who is happy with kids, as well as novice anglers and best anglers searching for world records. I am full-time. I am also a third generation guide to the southwest coast of Florida.

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I am a full-time Boca Grande fishing guide who fishes 250+ days a year and fishes 15+ tournaments all over the country. As a full-time Boca grande fishing guide I consider fishing to be my profession, not an expensive hobby. As a professional, I present myself as just that. I want you to come back and tell all your friends that you had an experience of a lifetime while on one of my Boca Grande fishing charters.

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No fish, no pay... guaranteed! We have the very best of all-species light tackle fishing in Tampa Bay, St. Petersburg and surrounding areas -- tarpon, snook, redfish, seatrout, cobia, grouper, snapper, Spanish mackerel, king mackerel, big sharks, and more. Book now for the fishing trip of a lifetime!

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We offer offshore fishing charters for maximum of 6 people fishing for grouper, snapper, kingfish, cobia, etc. All bait, tackle and licenses are provided. We offer fishing charters out of John's Pass in Madeira Beach, Florida.

  • 16 years in business
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Capt. Ted Nesti, a U.S. Coast Guard insured and licensed charter captain, is a native of Florida, born and raised on St. Pete Beach. He has fished the inshore waters of the Pinelas county and Tampa Bay area, including the Gulf of Mexico for over 30 years. From his fully equipped 2008 Carolina Skiff 198 DLV Elite and 115 Evinrude E-TEC engine, Capt. Ted specializes in inshore and light tackle fishing, targeting redfish, snook, trout, sharks, and sheepshead. Charters include license, tackle, and bait. For a great day on the water, just bring lunch, drinks, sunglasses, sunscreen, hat, and your enthusiasm.

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