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Above Average Charters

25 Causeway Blvd, Slip #28 & #29, Clearwater, FL 33767
+1 727-365-7931
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Ranked #7 of 100 Activities in Clearwater
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The captian really knows where the hot spots are; about 30 seconds after we cast our poles we started catching 1 after the other!!! Great time and nice escape after spending the prior 3 days at amusement parks. Helen was very helpful in providing details about what to expect from fishing trip but ALSO suggesting other local attractions since we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Caught a Red Fish, King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel and a Lizard Fish. If you have children I recommend this family friendly fishing charter.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Superb day out with a superb Captain Richard had the patience of a saint with myself and my better half as we were both total novices and still caught plenty and can't wait to see Richard and his lovely wife Helen who fitted us in at the last minute and then they gutted and filleted the fish for us to... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Went on a day trip with Captain Mike. We are a family of 6, the youngest being 11. We went for the 6 hours to allow for the boat to get off shore. We were catching fish every few minutes-mainly grouper. Mike was so patient as only my husband was experienced at fishing, so Mike was really busy helping us... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We went with Captain Mike and another couple fishing and had an amazing time. He knows how to get the fish. The second we dropped our line in the water we had a fish. When it slowed down he would go to a new spot. We went to 4 or 5 spots for grouper and also went trolling for barracuda.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

Captain Mike has got it all figured out!! As soon as the lines hit the water we were pulling up fish. He's got all the best spots. Very intelligent, great with instructions, and does all the hard work for you. What more could you want. We nick named him "MAGIC MIKE." When we come back to Clearwater we will definantly... More 

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Camillus, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My husband and son had an excellent trip with captain Rich. They caught a lot of Spanish mackerel and our son got a 3 1/2 foot barracuda! Helen was great to work with. Our son is still talking about what a great day they had. Definitely an Above Average experience!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

nice time with captain mike on the above average 2. was catching quickly and while we didn't catch anything other than spanish mackerel we still had fun. easy transaction and nice, experienced people.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Mike was a great Captain and explained everything to the newbies... We caught our limit of King Mackerel and a ton of Spanish Mackerel, which we shipped back home. We also caught a Sailfish, and a Hammerhead shark took a Mackerel as we were reeling it in! Best trip ever, and a memory for a lifetime! Thanks to Helen for... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Great trip with Capt. Mike on Above Average June 21 Caught our limit of 12 Red Grouper 1-Baraccuda-1 Nice King several bonitos and a Spanish mackerel. took some Grouper over to Crabby Bills and had them cook up 4 different ways-fantastic. We also caught and released some smaller grouper and a couple of Gags. Can only say it was fantastic... More 

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