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Tampa Bay Fishing with Captain Matt - Tours

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Address: 526 69th St, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1204
Phone Number: 941 447 9888
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Tampa fishing charters available with world renown Tampa fishing guide...

Tampa fishing charters available with world renown Tampa fishing guide Captain Matt Ercoli. Captain Matt offers half, three quarter and full day fishing trips. This includes tarpon, inshore and offshore fishing charters. The primary targeted species are tarpon, snook, redfish, trout, permit, kingfish, tunny, sharks,cobia, grouper, and snapper. All you need to bring is whatever you like to eat and drink. Licenses, tackle, ice and fish cleaning all provided.

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While vacationing with family we were able to take our first chartered fishing trip. Our cousin gave his dad and mom and cousins this charter. We left from the canal just behind... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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Smithfield, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

While vacationing with family we were able to take our first chartered fishing trip. Our cousin gave his dad and mom and cousins this charter. We left from the canal just behind Captain Matt's home. He is very nice and did a great job. Since one in our party had a bad heart he worked hard to make our adventure... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just got back from my second trip with Captain Matt. Last summer was great, but this year was even better. We started catching snook almost immediately, even though we had to wait for another boat to clear out of the "honey hole". However once we anchored into the prime spot it was game on. We couldn't keep bait on the... More 

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Severna park
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Captain Matt gave us a great day of fishing. We enjoyed several locations catching snook, trout, mackerel, snapper and red fish. He enjoys what he does and his enthusiasm will make you day!

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1 Thank 450theresam
Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

My family had an awesome day fishing for Tarpon with Captain Matt! We landed 3 monster Tarpon fighting each fish for about an hour before getting them up to the boat and lost several others. I highly recommend Captain Matt to anyone that wants to catch a Tarpon!!

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Thank melinda s
Augusta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Captain Matt is a fantastic fishing guide. During my tarpon trip the fish were not biting well. Other guides were going without getting their clients on fish, but we consistently caught fish. It seemed that we caught more fish than anyone around us. Captain Matt has a large, comfortable boat. He has fantastic equipment and some of the best fishing... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

My wife and I were down for a week visiting family and chartered Matt for day of tarpon fishing after a tip from a friend. What a fantastic experience and great day on the water! It started out shoving off from Matt's dock at dark thirty...very convenient and quick to get to the fishing grounds. His equipment is top of... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

I just returned from my first tarpon fishing trip with Capt. Matt. I fished snook with him a few months prior to this trip. This dude knows his stuff. I didn't know how difficult tarpon fishing actually is, but Matt makes it look easy. He's very knowledgeable and professional, but most importantly, he catches fish. The bite was a little... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Matt put us on more tarpon than I ever thought I would see in a lifetime. Hooked up on the fly my first day but lost the battle. Great experience as Matt was patient with our inexperience and we got better as the week progressed. If there is a greater fish than tarpon on a fly rod or any tackle... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Matt is FIRST class all the way ! This was my first TARPON trip. Matt did an excellent job putting me on them and I landed 3 ! This is the man you want if you wanna catch fish ! EXCELLENT!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

I took each of my twin sons out with Matt on their own special day! Wow did Capt. Matt deliver! Lots of fish all day long, my boys and I loved it! I had some of those special parent moments with each and watched them patiently reel in fish after fish and the smiles that accompanied each fish will be... More 

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