About Our Charters

Fins and Tails Guide Service can arrange both small and large party trips as well as multiple boat and corporate charters, which can also be set up in a tournament format.

Inshore/Near shore: The Tampa Bay area and its surrounding waters offer a multitude of opportunities. Depending on time of year, our daily trips may include rivers and tidal creeks, backcountry bays, mangrove shorelines, barrier islands, passes and the many beaches from Ft. Desoto to Anclote Key. Species include, Tarpon, Snook, Redfish, Trout, Cobia, Flounder, Mackerel, Jack Crevealle, Pompano and others.
Offshore:  Trips range up to 50 miles offshore with the primary targeted species being reef fish, to include, Red and Gag Grouper, Amberjack, Red and Mangrove Snapper, King Fish, and Black Fin Tuna.

Our Boats

2010 21’ Maverick Master Angler -2011 Yamaha 250 SHO
2005 33’ Rampage Sport Fish – Twin Cat C7
Powered by Yamaha and Catapiller Logos of Yamaha & Caterpillar


1/2 day (4 hrs): $400 (1-2 anglers)  |  $425 (3 anglers)  |  $500 (4 anglers)
Full day (8 hrs): $475 (1-2 anglers)  |  $550 (3 anglers)  |  $625 (4 anglers)

Full day for 4 anglers $1200.00. Full day for 6 anglers $1400.00. (Boat limited to 6 anglers maximum)

In addition to private Charters and Tournaments, Fins and Tails Guide Service donates several trips per year to local charities including the Pediatric Cancer Foundation.