Frequently Asked Questions

What Is Your Specialty as a Charter Capt.?

I would have to say live bait fishing. I love artificials but live bait allows me to engage with people of all different skill levels; Plus I am old-school! I customize my charters to who steps onto my boat.

Where Do You Fish?

I fish the waters of the Tampa Bay ,St. Petersburg, St. Pete Beach, Treasure Island, Madeira Beach, Redington Beach, Indian rocks Beach, Clearwater Beach and the Gulf of Mexico.

Where Do We Leave From?

Bay Pines

Obviously my fishing changes throughout the year to adjust to the seasons and the fish; but my favorite place to leave from is, Bay Pines Boat Ramp 9600 Bay Pines Blvd, Bay Pines, FL 33744

I also pick up from Belleair Causeway Boat Ramp 541S Belleair Causeway, Largo, FL 33770

What to Bring?

Charters include license, live bait,rods,reels and tackle. Just bring a lunch, drinks, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat and your enthusiasm for a great day on the water.

How Many People Can Fish?

On my boat I can fish 1-6 people

Can You Keep Your Catch?

We recommend catch and release but I love seafood. I leave the decision of killing the fish to the fisherman. I will Clean and Bag your catch. If you are visiting, there are local restaurants in the Tampa Bay area that will cook your catch.

What Time Do You Leave?

Depends on the time of year and what the tides are doing. Typically, I leave the dock between 7-8 am. The hot temps of Late July, August, and early September force me out earlier. Night Tarpon Fishing is a lot of Fun.

Do I Need Fishing License?

Nope! Licenses are provided.

What boat do you Run?

  • 2018 custom built Hanson Skiff 23′ with 150hp Suzuki four stroke outboard engine
  • Center console for lots of room
  • T-top for those hot days of summer
  • 50 gallon livewell
  • Power Pole Shallow Water Anchor
  • New Garmin Electronics
  • Complete U.S.C.G. Safety Package
  • Okuma fishing gear with Power Pro braided line
  • Coolers and lots of dry storage and seating

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