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Above Average Charters

Address: 25 Causeway Blvd, Slip #28 & #29, Clearwater, FL 33767
Phone Number: +1 727-365-7931
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Boat tours, Boat Tours & Water Sports
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Type: Boat tours, Boat Tours & Water Sports

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Tampa, Florida
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134 reviews 134 reviews
18 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

It was very easy to coordinate the trip with Helen. She responded very quickly to emails and phone calls. There is parking right in front of the boat slip and they do provide a parking pass. We spent the day fishing with Captain Rich. We had a great time. We did the 6 hour trip and it took about 45... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

From the moment I spoke to Helen to book our trip to watching Captain Rich fillet our 50+ fish catch, it was a great experience. Great bonding time with my son and nephew a trip we will book again as soon as possible. Thanks for a memorable day!

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Galveston, Indiana
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I'm not one to submit information on my experiences/visits from my vacations, but this one just had to be praised! My sister had deep sea fishing on her "bucket list" and, so we made it happen. After making our reservations with Helen, we arrived at the Clearwater Marina to set sail on a half day excursion. Captain Mike Hinegardner was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

After a day of fishing with Captain Richard I could not have been more satisfied! For someone who has only fished a few times, Richard made me look like a professional out there. Every different spot we went to I was catching fish left right and center it was unbelievable. He knows everything there is to know about fish and... More 

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New Jersey
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

No active fishing. We selected this charter after reading the reviews on trip advisor ratings- top in its class. The four hour fishing charter consisted of trolling two lures and a single bait fish around the Gulf of Mexico. It was a big disappointment, and even more so when the charter next door rolled back in the slip with over... More 

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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
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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