Captain Dan is a retired high school Industrial Arts teacher and is now a full time charter captain. Born in northwestern North Carolina he grew up fishing the lakes and streams of his native Tar Heel State for bass and trout.
After graduating from Appalachian State University he taught in the Florida public school system for thirty years. Moving to Saint Petersburg in 1968 Captain Dan has spent over 2000 days on the waters of Tampa Bay and the adjacent gulf waters in pursuit of the game fish that live there.
St. Petersburg, Tampa Bay, and Clearwater Area - Fishing Charter & Guide Information
Inshore: The inshore waters of Tampa Bay and the adjacent gulf beaches and out approximately 3 to 5 miles into the Gulf of Mexico.
Rates are based on up to two anglers. Adding a 3rd or 4th angler can be included for an additional $50 each person.
1-2 Anglers 4 Hour Charter = $350
6 Hour Charter = $450
8 Hour Charter = $550
Group Charters: Charters for parties consisting of more than four persons or those specifically interested in fishing the deeper offshore waters of the Gulf of Mexico will be arranged upon request.'
What's Included:These rates include all ice, bait, tackle, licenses, everything for your charter except your food and drinks (alcohol in moderation is permitted). Your catch will be cleaned, bagged and iced at the end of your trip.
What to Bring:
Food and Drinks
Dry bag or tote to store items like towels, camera, etc.
Sunglasses (Check out polarized glasses for glare reduction.) Click here for a great video showing the impact of polarized glasses on the water.