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Whether you are looking for a calm inshore fishing or a deep sea fishing adventure, Gandy fishing options are only a click away.
There are a plenty of options for your next fishing trip near Gandy. Local waters a playground for Mangrove Snapper, Snook, Redfish, Tarpon, and many more.Show all fishing charters
Inshore fishing is one of Gandy's key attractions. From the exciting Tarpon fishing to the night Snook fishing trips, there’s something for anglers of all tastes and all ages.
Depending on the season, you can catch Mangrove Snapper, Snook, Redfish, Tarpon, and many more.
Inshore fishing trips are very popular with families, couples, and small groups of friends.Show all inshore fishing charters
On average, the price for a 4-hour inshore fishing trip is $436 for 2 people. An extra person fee is $50. Captains can take 4-6 anglers depending on the length of the boat.
$200 is the lowest price for a 2-hour inshore fishing trip in Gandy found on our platform.
There are about 41 fishing guides in Gandy and nearby cities. So you'll have a variety of options for your next fishing adventure.Check rates & availability
June, July and May will be your next best months for inshore fishing in Gandy.
Are you looking for an offshore adventure? Gandy offshore fishing charters have quick access to the open water. They can put you in the best fishing spots
Gandy fishing charters will put you on Cobia, King Mackerel, Gag Grouper, Jack Crevalle, and many more.
Offshore fishing trips are good for experienced anglers, groups for friends, and those who want to reel in a bigger catch. Be ready to travel into the federal waters miles off the coast.Show all offshore fishing charters
On average, the base price for a private 4-hour offshore fishing charter is $682 for 2 anglers. Add $50 for an extra angler. Fishing charters can accommodate 4-6 anglers depending on the size of the vessel.
$350 is the lowest price for a 4-hour offshore fishing trip in Gandy found on our platform.
You can find 29 fishing charters in Gandy and nearby cities. So you'll have a lot of options to book your next fishing trip.
Tip: It’s better to take a 6-hour or 8-hour offshore fishing trip for the best fishing experience. Offshore fishing spots are away from the coast, so you will need some time to get there.
Standard tips are 15-20% of the price you paid for your charter if the crew did a good job.Check rates & availability
The best time to go offshore fishing in Gandy are considered to be June, July and May.
Gandy family-friendly fishing charters provide trips for anglers of all ages. It’s the best way to introduce your children to sport fishing and show various saltwater fish species.
Usually, family-friendly fishing trips take place in calm waters like creeks and small bays. These waters generally remain calm even on windy days.
Take a quick 4-hour inshore fishing trip if you are traveling with your family. This trip is ideal for families. Your kids will learn about species of fish and won’t get tired.
$436 is the average base price for a private 4-hour family-friendly fishing charter and 2 anglers. An extra person fee is $50. Captains can take 4-6 anglers depending on the length of the boat.Check rates & availability
A wide variety of sharks are found in the waters near Gandy, making it a perfect destination for anglers who want to catch game fish. Gandy shark fishing charters are an excellent option for anglers looking for an actionable and affordable fishing trip.
Depending on the season, Gandy shark fishing charters will help you to target Blacktip Shark, Bonnethead Shark, Nurse Shark, Bull Shark, and many more.
Note: you can keep certain Florida shark species, but most sharks are off-limits for harvesting. These sharks have to be released. Fishing charter Captains will help you with shark identification.
Sharks inhabit nearshore waters around river mouths, bays, mangrove swamps, and shallow flats. Depending on the size, sharks could be found from the shallow grounds to the offshore waters.
Bait is an essential component of any shark fishing adventure. Ladyfish, Bonita, Mullet, and Blue Runner are the go-to bait for shark fishing. Fishing charter will prepare the correct bait for your shark fishing trip.
On average, the base price for a private 4-hour shark fishing charter is $522 for 2 anglers. An extra angler fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate up to 6 persons depending on the capacity of the boat.
You can find about 13 fishing charters in Gandy and nearby cities. It’s easy to find your next fishing trip in Gandy.Check rates & availability
Sharks are active all year round in Gandy, though they are more plentiful from March through October.
Tarpon is a game fish that attracts anglers from all over the world. Gandy guides specialize in Tarpon fishing. They are ready to share productive spots and methods with their clients.
Tarpon inhabit waters around river mouths, bays, mangroves, and shallows. Pinfish, mullet, and crabs are the go-to bait for Tarpon fishing.
Note: The best practice is never to bring your catch in the boat because Tarpon is a catch-and-release-only fishery. You can’t lift Tarpon out of the water if its length is over 40 inches. So be very careful with your trophy, take a quick photo, and release your catch.
On average, the base price for a 6-hour Tarpon fishing charter is $580 for 2 anglers. Add $50 for each additional person.
You can find 15 fishing charters in Gandy and nearby cities.Check rates & availability
Late spring and summer are the best seasons to go after Tarpon in Gandy waters. August, July, and June are the best months.
Most trips are all-inclusive. You will have everything you need for a fishing trip: rods, reels, tackle, lures, and cooler with ice. Usually, Captains clean the catch with no additional payments.
Captains provide a saltwater fishing license. It covers all the anglers on the boat.
A Fishing charter has to have a federal permit if you are planning to fish in the federal waters.
Depending on the weather, Captains recommend bringing sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, long sleeve shirt, hat, windbreaker, waterproof jacket, waterproof pans, appropriate non-skid footwear, gloves, your medicines, bug bite cream, sanitizer, drinks, and snacks.
Bring your freshwater license if you are planning to fish in the freshwater.
Some Captains don’t recommend bringing spray sunscreen, liquor, weapons, fireworks, and inappropriate footwear.
You can reserve a trip with a 10-30% deposit.
The remaining balance has to be paid directly to the Captain on the day of your trip or upon arrival.
The deposit could be refunded if you cancel the trip before the cancellation deadline. On average, a free cancellation deadline is 2-14 days before the trip date. Keep in mind that some of the bookings could be non-refundable.
There are several boat ramps and marinas near Gandy. Most of the fishing charters launch from: