Cobia fishing in Tampa Bay & St Petersburg

Cobia are some of my favorite fish to target in Tampa Bay and St Petersburg on light tackle. Expect these fish to be showing up around wrecks, reefs and grass flats over the next few months. Yesterday we were rewarded with a few nice Cobia all caught on 10-pound class tackle while sight fishing the…


Deep Sea Fishing Saint Petersburg

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…


Deep Sea Fishing St Petersburg

On a recent trip 100 miles offshore of St. Petersburg we were rewarded with some very nice deep water grouper. The blue water fishing will continue to improve over the next few months as water temperatures rise. Look for the Pelagic species to move in shallower following the bait migration through the summer months. #YACHTFISH…


Deep Sea Fishing Tampa Bay

Spring fishing conditions are finally here in Tampa Bay! On recent fishing charters out of St. Pete we have been targeting Amberjack around the nearshore wrecks and reefs. These fish are currently out of season to keep, but provide some great action for anglers looking to test their skills. Look for the action to only…


Gag Grouper Move In As Water Temperatures Drop

As winter approaches and temperatures drop, massive migrations of Gag Grouper are heading for the warmer protection around St. Pete Beach. We are already seeing groups of them on our fishing charters as we post this. Gag Grouper are great fun to catch and easier than you think. Here are some pro tips: Catching Gag…


Happy Easter from YACHTFISH Fishing Charters in St. Petersburg

YACHTFISH Fishing Charters wishes everyone a Happy Easter! Don’t put all of your eggs in one basket! #YACHTFISH #fishingcharters #easter #stpetersburg #familytime #sunday #bunny #egg #happyeastereveryone #chocolate #aprilfools #eastersunday #instaeaster #instahappy #instalove #instaeasterbunny

Hogfish Tampa Bay

Hogfish and Gag Grouper have been on the menu this past week with great numbers moving in close to shore. With Christmas approaching get your YACHTFISH gift certificate today and have the perfect gift! CALL or TEXT (727) 433-4200 for more details. #YACHTFISH #fishingcharters #stpetefishingcharters #tampabay #ladyanglers #girlscatchmorefish #christmastime #giftcertificates #perfectgift #family #hogfish #grouper #snook…


Inshore fishing in St. Petersburg

The inshore fishing in St. Petersburg with YACHTFISH Fishing Charters has been outstanding! We have been catching lots of Snook, Redfish and Trout every day. The bait of choice has been live scaled sardines free lined in the mangroves. Look for this action to continue over the next few months. Book a day in St.…


It’s Tarpon Fishing Season in Florida!

The moment anglers have been waiting for, Tarpon fishing season in Florida is here! Tarpon are one of the most fun fish to catch in our waters. We’ve already got our hands on some surprisingly big catches in early May and they keep coming. Are you ready? In short: Tarpon are everywhere. So if you…


January Fishing Report

Winter time fishing in the Tampa Bay area is in full swing with water temperatures dropping quickly. The fish are moving into their winter homes for the next two months. There is still some bait around the flats and bay area bridges. Recently, on our inshore trips, we have been targeting trout and redfish catching…


Nearshore fishing Tampa Bay

Bottom fishing has been great the past few weeks. We have been catching good numbers of hogfish and other reef fish in water depths ranging from 40-55 feet. Get out and enjoy some awesome spring time fishing with YACHTFISH fishing charters! #YACHTFISH #fishingcharters #tampabay #stpetefishingcharters #springishere #gulfofmexico #springbreak #saintpetersburg #tampa #clearwater #thingstodo #placestosee #gofishing #hogfish…


November Fishing in Tampa Bay

The inshore bite the past few weeks in Tampa Bay has been awesome! Many days catching over 50 Snook with Redfish and Trout mixed in makes for some exciting action. Book your next Tampa Bay Fishing Charter today with YACHTFISH and experience the difference! #YACHTFISH #avengerboats #tampabay #stpetefishingcharters #fishingcharters #fishingguide #snook #redfish #trout #vspc #stpetebeachtoday

Offshore Full Day:

Immaculate conditions running offshore this morning with Mr. Vallarios and his guests. Shoving off in the dark we had the sunrise to our backs on the run out. What better way to start the day. We hit up three different spots by noontime and reached our limit for the day. Red & Gag Grouper for…


Red Snapper fishing Saint Petersburg

Whose ready for Red Snapper season?! The 2018 season is almost here. Looks like we are getting a few more days to fish for them this year! #YACHTFISH #fishingcharters #tampabay #saintpetersburg #redsnapper #fishflorida #charterfishing #florida #fishingguides #deepsea #gettight #inshorefishing #springbreak #summer #vacations #fathomoffshore #fishing

Saint Petersburg Fishing Charters with YACHTFISH

Taking kids fishing is what it is all about! I remember my first fish at the age of 2. On a recent fishing charter out of Saint Petersburg with YACHTFISH Fishing Charters, angler Scout caught a HUGE Kingfish in Tampa Bay. We set out on a Sunday afternoon to check a local spot and tow…


Smoker King Mackerel Making a Showing in Tampa Bay

The smoker King Mackerel have shown up in big numbers in Tampa Bay! YACHTFISH Charters out of Saint Petersburg has been targeting these fish for the past couple weeks gearing up for the big King Mackerel Tournament this weekend! The King of the Beach fishing tournament is one of the largest Kingfish Tournament in the…


Snapper Fishing Saint Petersburg

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…