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Bay area fishing charters L.L.C. with Captain John Gordon 

We believe that the Tampa Bay / Clearwater / St Petersburg area is the best possible place to book your fishing trip of a lifetime, and Captain John is the guide to make it happen. 

Florida is the fishing capital of the world, and at the heart of Florida, is the Tampa Bay estuary. The Tampa Bay area is home to more than 200 species of fish including some of the most sought after sport fish in the world, including: Tarpon, Snook, Redfish, Trout, Cobia, Kingfish, Permit, Grouper, Snapper, Sharks and more.  

Everything provided is top notch. From the best possible boat and gear, to the comfortable, friendly atmosphere and everlasting memories. We welcome anglers of all ages and types. Whether you are on a family vacation, a die hard fisherman looking for a record breaking catch,  or fishing for the first time ever, Captain John is a seasoned professional willing to share his knowledge with you.


All fishing charters are 100% inclusive and you will need to bring nothing. We provide all bait, tackle, coolers with ice, foul weather gear, as well as state fishing licenses for everyone on board. Just show up ready for the fishing trip of a lifetime! 

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Bay Area Fishing Charters LLC

(813) 468-9370


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09:00 am – 09:00 pm