Fishing for Hogfish in the Gulf of Mexico is a lot of fun, especially for those that like to eat fish. Hogfish is one of the best eating fish around and you will see it on the menus in many restaurants throughout Florida. While hogfish are often caught spearfishing, they can also be caught on rod…Details
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The Tampa Bay area includes Tampa, St. Petersburg and Clearwater, Florida and is the year-round home to one of the best inshore and deep-sea fishing destinations in the country. The 3,190-acre Weedon Island preserve on the west side of Tampa Bay is an aquatic upland ecosystem supporting a diverse population of bird rookeries and animals. It also happens to be the spawning grounds for many of the fish found in Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.
Whether you’re looking for Tampa Bay, Clearwater or St. Petersburg Fishing Charters, YACHTFISH has you covered for inshore and deep-sea fishing options. You’ll find snook, redfish, trout, mackerel, snapper, flounder, cobia, tarpon, tuna, amberjack, grouper, kingfish, wahoo, mahi and more. With over 25 years of experience and the equipment to get you on the fish fast, your YACHTFISH team guarantees an incredible experience and fish every time.
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The inshore Snook bite has been as good as it gets here in Tampa Bay. It is great to see plenty of healthy fish ranging from 18-30 inches along many of the shorelines lining Tampa Bay. We have been targeting them with live scaled sardines under corks. Once you get these fish chummed up into…Details
The Fall migration of King Mackerel have showed up in full force here in Tampa Bay and the surrounding beaches! Who is ready for some drag screaming action?! Get out and enjoy a day of fishing with YACHTFISH Fishing Charters out of Saint Petersburg! #YACHTFISH #booknow #fishingcharters #kingfish #kingmackerel #saintpetersburg #tampabay #florida #tournaments #competition #fall…Details
Fall weather is finally here and the Inshore Fishing in Saint Petersburg has been incredible the past few weeks. We have been extremely fortunate here in Tampa Bay with our water quality issues going on lately. Upper Tampa Bay has been free of red tide and the fishing has only gotten better for us lately…Details
Tampa Bay remains free of the Red Tide. As it has been all summer, patches of Red Tide remain well to the south of Tampa Bay and have not pushed further north. We are on the water almost every day and haven’t seen any indications of Red Tide making its way into the Bay. Baitfish…Details
St. Petersburg offers some incredible Redfish Fishing in the next couple of months in the waters of Tampa Bay. We can target Redfish year around in Tampa Bay with September and October being two of my favorite months to fish for the big over slot Redfish on the shallow flats of Tampa Bay. These fish…Details
The Inshore Fishing in Tampa Bay has been great the past few weeks. We have been targeting a variety of different species on our inshore fishing charters in Saint Petersburg. The Redfish have started showing up in decent numbers on the flats. Snook fishing remains excellent in the early morning and evening. We have also…Details
Tuna Tuesday! The offshore fishing bite in the Gulf of Mexico remains very hot with a lot of different species to target. We have seen many pelagic species coming in close to shore the past few weeks catching tuna, cobia and small mahi mahi around the artificial reefs and areas of hard bottom. The Mangrove…Details
Summer time Snook Fishing is one of my favorite species to target along the beaches of Saint Petersburg. These fish are in their summer spawning cycle for the next few months and offer some great action on light tackle. We have been catching them on live baits in the passes and along the beaches of…Details
Flag Friday! The offshore fishing out of Saint Petersburg has been outstanding lately. We have been catching good numbers of Grouper, Snapper, African Pompano and Blackfin Tuna. The inshore fishing in Tampa Bay and the surrounding beaches has also been excellent. The Spanish Mackerel have invaded Tampa Bay in large quantities offering some great action…Details
YACHTFISH Costa Rica is now offering summertime specials for the fishing trip of a lifetime! Whether you are looking for a trophy Roosterfish inshore or want to target Blue Marlin and Tuna at the fads offshore, YACHTFISH has you covered. Book your trip today! #YACHTFISH #costarica #lossuenos #summertime #vacations #bucketlist #sportfishing #dreams #lifestyle #marlin #roosterfish…Details
On a recent Deep Sea Fishing trip out of Tampa, Captain Matt Douglas with YACHTFISH Fishing Charters had to drop the first bait down to test out the first spot. After we set anchor and began to chum up our spot we were greeted by a variety of pelagic species under the boat. We had…Details