If you are working on a list of fishing destinations in the Tampa Bay Area, Gulfport should be somewhere around the top. Whether you are planning a short inshore fishing trip with kids or a full day offshore fishing adventure with your friends, Gulfport fishing charters have plenty to offer anglers.
Inshore fishing charters in Gulfport
Tampa Bay, a legendary fishing ground, should be on your list. Gulfport inshore fishing charters will help you reel in Snook, Redfish, Seatrout, Tarpon, Flounder, and Back Drum.
Popular inshore species of fish are:
You're sure to find a good rate when you book one of the 110 fishing charters in Gulfport and nearby cities.
$411 is the average price for a 4-hour inshore fishing trip for 2 anglers. Add $50 for an extra angler. Captains can take 4-6 anglers on board.
Offshore fishing charters in Gulfport
Popular offshore species of fish are:
There are over 20 offshore fishing charters within 5 miles of Gulfport, giving you plenty of options to choose from.
$719 is the average price for a 6-hour offshore fishing trip and 2 anglers. Add $50 for an extra angler. Fishing charters can take up to 6 people, depending on the size of the vessel.
All-inclusive fishing trips
Saltwater fishing license is included in the trip price. This license covers all the anglers on the fishing boat.
Captains provide all the necessary equipment and bait. Usually, Captains clean the catch with no additional payments.
You can make a reservation with a 10-20% deposit. The average free cancellation deadline is 3-14 days before the trip date. Some of the bookings could be non-refundable.
Boat ramps and marinas near Gulfport
Popular meeting points are Maximo Boat Ramp and the City of Gulfport Municipal Marina.