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Tampa Bay fishing charter FAQ

What’s included in the price of a charter?

Your fare includes fishing license, bait, tackle, ice and water, fish cleaning, and we will even email digital photos of your Tampa Bay fishing charter if you like.

When do we leave?

Departure times are flexible based on the type of trip you are booking. Your captain will assist you in deciding your departure time and location while you are planning your trip.

What type of payments do you accept?

We accept Visa, Mastercard, PayPal, Venmo, and Zelle. Credit cards will be subject to a 4% fee. Cash is always appreciated.

Do I need a fishing license to fish on your boat?

No. All passengers are covered under our recreational charter boat license, therefore you are covered.

Can I bring my own rods/reels and tackle?

You can if you wish, although it is not necessary. We provide them for you on board.

Can we keep what we catch?

Yes you can, although you must stay within legal size and bag limits on all species of which such limits apply.

What is your cancellation policy?

We require a deposit of $250 upon booking. A 3 day notice is required for cancellations to recover your deposit. Any same day cancellation will result in a forfeit of your deposit.

What do I need to bring for my trip?

Sun block, hat, sunglasses and light colored clothes are suggested for the summer months. Warmer clothes in the winter months. You can bring any food and soft drinks or adult beverages (please drink responsibly). White soled sneakers or deck shoes. No black soled shoes please.

Can I bring a cooler on board?

Our on-board cooler is available for your personal use. Use it to prevent clutter on deck, although we suggest you bring a cooler in your vehicle to carry your fillets home. We will ice your cooler for you.

How do I book a Tampa Bay fishing charter with you?

Once you have decided on a date(s) and type of trip you’d like, you can call us at 813-918-8356 or email us at We are always available to help you with your decision.