Tampa Nearshore Fishing Charters

Our Tampa nearshore fishing charters offer you the chance at a wider variety of awesome gamefish that the Tampa Bay area has to offer. Scooting just beyond the shallows this area of the Gulf can provide you shots at both Pelagic species as well as Florida’s famous bottom dwellers.

Our vessel not only handles the shallow waters of Tampa Bay, but was specifically chosen as it is the best crossover platform to head into deeper waters here. In this, you can expect a comfortable ride and a great ocean handling experience.

Captain Steve Betz has dedicated decades to this fishery and will guide you right into the best fishing trip you could ask for in the Tampa nearshore waters. As a Tampa Fishing Charters service with a top 10 rating in Tripadvisor you can expect that your decision to choose us was a good one.

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Tampa Nearshore Fishing Charters Variety

Your Tampa area nearshore charter will be filled with a variety of fishing targets. Tampa Bay nearshore waters are teeming with both resident and migratory species. In this you can expect exceptional year round fishing.

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Tampa Nearshore Fishing Charters Fun

Thanks to the variety and temperate waters, your Tampa nearshore fishing charters trip will be as fun as it gets. Families, buddies, couples, and individuals can all take part in this fishing amazing adventure.

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Tampa Nearshore Fishing Charters Pelagics

The list of available Pelagic species during our Tampa Nearshore Fishing Charters trips is expansive. Though each has a season, there is something available here all year. From Cobia and Kingfish to Tuna and the occasional Wahoo – We cover it all!

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Tampa Nearshore Fishing Charters Tarpon

Though Tarpon are a favorite target of inshore fisherman, as well as with our own Tampa Tarpon Fishing Charters, the Tampa Nearshore Fishing Charters experience can include these Silver Kings as well. During the migrations that take place here in Tampa you expect to find large schools of Tarpon in these nearshore waters.

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Ready for a relaxing day on the water with the calming sounds of a screaming drag?

Depending on the season, spring, winter, summer or fall you can expect to catch a wide variety of species with your Tampa Bay fishing guide Capt. Steve Betz on a 1/2, 3/4 or full day fishing charters Tampa fl.

Book a charter today with Flats and Bay Fishing Charters in Tampa Bay