You have questions?

  • Q  What do I need to bring?
    A  You should bring whatever you would like to eat and drink, I recommend you bring twice as much fluid as you think you may need. You should also bring sunscreen and sunglasses.

  • Q  What is included in the charter?
    A  I provide ice, live bait, St. Croix Rods, and Shimano Reels. I will also clean and package your fish to take home.

  • Q  Can I bring my own fishing tackle?
    A  Yes you may bring any tackle you wish.

  • Q  What type of boat do you have?
    A  I have a 26 foot Gause Built boat that has been customized specifically to fish these waters. This boat is perfect for fishing the shallow flats, as well as offshore in the Gulf of Mexico.

  • Q  Do you take children?
    A  Yes, Children are always welcome.

  • Q  What kind of bait do you use?
    A  We will be using a variety of live bait. Depending on the time of year, and the target species, we will use Shiners, Threadfin Herring, Cigar Minnows, Pin Fish, Crabs or Shrimp.

  • Q  How many people can I bring?
    A  I can comfortably fish four anglers. If you have a party larger than four, I can make arrangements for additional boats.

  • Q  How long have you been fishing in this area?
    A  I was born and raised in Manatee County, and have fished the Tampa Bay area my entire life. I have been a licensed fishing guide since 1997.