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Gone Fishing Charters

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503 E Jackson St Ste 144, Tampa, FL 33602-4904
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Best Charter Captain Ever

Knowledge, skills and ability best describes Stewart as a captain. The man will put you on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Missrankin
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Bradenton, Florida, United States
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Ames is Amazing

This was my 2nd time out with Captain Ames and this one was even better than the 1st. He has an... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Christo112
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Boston
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Gone Fishing Charters provides private, light tackle, inshore fishing charters for parties of up to 6 people. Four, six and eight hour trips available. You'll fish out of a "best in class" boat, a 24 foot Sheaffer 239V Sportfisherman. New tackle and an experienced captain insure a quality outing. Species targeted include redfish, seatrout, snook, tarpon, cobia, spanish mackerel, kingfish, grouper, snapper and shark. License, bait tackle, digital pictures and fish cleaning all included.
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503 E Jackson St Ste 144, Tampa, FL 33602-4904
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Knowledge, skills and ability best describes Stewart as a captain. The man will put you on the fish. He will educate you on each type of fish you are going after and even help you hone in your reeling in skills. He wants you to...More

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jstewartames, Owner at Gone Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Andrea; Thanks a bunch. These reviews are super helpful. Real glad we put those snook in the boat and that you guys enjoyed the day.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my 2nd time out with Captain Ames and this one was even better than the 1st. He has an uncanny knack for knowing where to drop the line. We landed numerouus Snook and Redfish just where he suggested. I'd also recommend Captain Ames...More

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jstewartames, Owner at Gone Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Chris; Thanks a bunch. I really appreciate you taking the time to do this.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have always had great trips with Capt. Stewart Ames! This week I caught my personal best Snook, Redfish and Cobia. Great time and his is very professional. The best!

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jstewartames, Owner at Gone Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Jim.

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

I had a relative come in from Europe, he was here only a specific week and wanted to go charter fishing, based on the reviews, we picked Captain Ames, and I am certainly glad we did! It was unfortunately a week in which the tides...More

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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

He delivers over and over again. Captain Ames took my twin boys (13)out for another trip and made sure they experienced true Florida fishing. In 6 hours, they caught sea trout, red fish and king fish. His passion for fishing translates to being a great...More

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jstewartames, Owner at Gone Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to post this. Looking forward to next year with you and the boys.

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Reviewed April 8, 2018

Captain Ames kept us busy catching trout and reds all day. He's a great guide that is VERY knowledgeable. He has a great boat and great fishing gear. No doubt we'll book again!

Thank Bradley G
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jstewartames, Owner at Gone Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Brad; Sorry for the delayed response. Just got back from Panama. Thanks for taking the time to post this review. I really appreciate it and thanks again for fishing with me. Stewart

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Reviewed April 4, 2018

I have taken more than 4 trips with Captain Ames, with family and with business associates. Not only do we catch more fish than we ever expect to, Captain Ames is always sharing his experience and history on the Tampa Bay waters. He never stops...More

Thank jrnix1
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jstewartames, Owner at Gone Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2018

JR; Thanks. Really appreciate it!!

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

My young sons and I enjoyed every minute of our charter with Captain Ames catching many different species of fish both off shore and on shore. He did a great job of teaching us how to be better fishermen. I can highly recommend Gone Fishing...More

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jstewartames, Owner at Gone Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Joe; Greatly appreciate you doing this. Thanks again

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Reviewed December 18, 2017

I've chartered fishing trips in Puerto Rico, Key West, Ft. Lauderdale and Savannah and this was one of the best experiences I've had. Although the start of the trip was a bit slow, we caught a couple Sea Trout pretty quickly. But Capt Ames didn't...More

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Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

Thanks to our winning bid for a trip to fish with Captain Ames at a "Ladies let's go fishing" event in the Florida Keys last year! We booked our first day inshore trip during the first week of December and had our sea trout limit...More

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Ford M
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Response from jstewartames | Property representative |
Price would be $450 for 2 anglers but I am booked through June 2nd.
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