World Famous Boca Grande Tarpon Fishing
There is a reason it has been dubbed “World Famous”. Tarpon fishing in Boca Grande Florida (727-638-3835) is by far the most incredible tarpon fishing experience you can ever have. Every year, thousands of tarpon make a migration to these pristine waters. They are preparing for spawning and when they get here, they are hungry.
The day starts with your Capt. Bobby picking you up at the dock just before sunrise (on morning trips) and running you out to the Gulf fishing grounds. It’s a short run to where these majestic fish are and often times your hooked up on your first tarpon just as the sun is peaking over the horizon. Once your hooked up, the battle begins. Florida Tarpon in Boca Grande average around 100 lbs. and can reach weights over 200 lbs. Shortly after hookup they often leap into the air and then scream line of your real as they try to get away.
Once the fish is boat-side, Capt. Bobby will handle the fish and pull him along side of the boat so that you can have your picture taken with your trophy catch. Then Capt. Bobby will spend a few minutes to revive the tarpon to make sure it swims off to survive to fight another day.
Capt. Bobby has been fishing the Florida Boca Grande and Chartlotte harbor area for tarpon for over 25 years. He’s a well respected guide by his peers and a successful tarpon tournament angler. He loves taking new clients out and quite often they become “regulars” on his boat each year. He has many repeat clients that have been fishing with him since the mid ’90’s.
Capt. Bobby is a patient guide with new anglers and loves teaching them how to catch a tarpon for their first time. He also has enough tricks up his sleeve to keep even the most advanced angler on their toes.
If you’re looking for a fishing adventure of a lifetime, Boca Grande tarpon fishing is where it’s at and with Capt. Bobby at the helm, you’re sure to have a great time and enjoy great success.