Head First Fishing Adventures

Head First Fishing brings enthusiasm and a sense of adventure to your fishing trip. Perfect for families, beginners, or veteran anglers, they aim to deliver an exciting day of fishing on Tampa Bay that will be remembered for years to come. With over 27 years of fishing experience, HFF knows where the fish lurk.

Capt. Joseph always works hard to deliver an outstanding fishing experience that exceeds your expectations. That’s why he can guarantee the catch on every trip! Fishing is his passion and the greatest joy for him is to give someone the exciting experience of fighting a big fish for the first time or delivering a record-setting day full of amazing catches.

The captain specializes in catching Snook, Redfish, and Speckled Trout on the flats and mangrove shorelines as well as targeting Mangrove Snapper, Grouper, Sheepshead, and Mackerel in the shipping channel and other reefs.

You’ll be fishing on a 22’ Century boat that accommodates up to 4 guests. This bay boat is powered by a 250 HP Yamaha engine and reaches a maximum speed of 40 knots. There’s also a live bait tank and a cooler for your catch. This swift and capable boat is equipped with the latest in modern fishing accessories including Simrad Sonar with Sidescan, GPS Spotlock trolling motor, and Power Pole shallow water anchor.

All skill levels are welcome. All tackle, bait, licenses, and fish cleaning is included in the price. Just bring your food, drinks, hats, sunglasses, and sunscreen.

Head First Fishing Adventures and Capt. Joseph can’t wait to show you the area and help you catch lots of fish!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Viaje Privado
    8 Hour Trip – Inshore
    ¡solicitado! Reservado hace: 4 días
    Cancelación GRATIS 7 días de aviso
    8 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 7:00 AM
    $650
    Spend the day exploring Tampa Bay for desirable gamefish and table fare fish. There's no extra charge for kids under 12 years old. Time of departure varies with fishing conditions and best fishing times. All fishing equipment and licenses are covered.
  • Viaje Privado
    6 Hour Afternoon Trip – Inshore
    Cancelación GRATIS 7 días de aviso
    6 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 1:30 PM
    $600
    The most popular fishing trip that provides ample time to fish different locations for different species of fish. Commonly targeted fish are Snook, Redfish, Speckled Trout, Snapper, Grouper, and Mackerel.
  • Viaje Privado
    6 Hour Trip – Inshore
    Cancelación GRATIS 7 días de aviso
    6 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 7:00 AM
    $550
    Let the captain take you to the best bite in the area. Target Snook, Trout, Redfish, Mackerel, Snapper, and more. Kids under 12 years old can join for free. Departure times are flexible and all of your fishing equipment is covered.
  • Viaje Privado
    4 Hour Trip – Inshore
    Cancelación GRATIS 7 días de aviso
    4 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 7:00 AM
    $450
    Catch the tastiest fish of Tampa Bay with the help of a professional guide. This is a perfect trip for beginners and families with kids. Children under 12 years old can join for free. The departure times are flexible.
  • Viaje Privado
    4 Hour Trip – Inshore Afternoon
    Cancelación GRATIS 7 días de aviso
    4 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 1:30 PM
    $450
    Fishing inside Tampa Bay for a variety of species such as snook, redfish, speckled trout, jack crevalle, mackerel, snapper and grouper. Price is for 2 Adults. Additional adult (13 and up) add $50 Departure times are flexible.
  • Viaje Privado
    4 Hour Trip – Night Fishing
    Cancelación GRATIS 7 días de aviso
    4 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 8:00 PM
    $450
    Sometimes the best bite is at night! Fishing around Saint Petersburg, St. Pete Beach, and Tierra Verde. You will target Snook, Trout, Redfish, Tarpon, and Grouper around bridges, boat docks, and other urban features.
Hay 2 personas mirando este charter.

Sobre el Captain

Joseph Raines
San Petersburgo, Florida, Estados Unidos
Reportes de Pesca
Identificación y licencia verificadas
21 Opiniones de los clientes
Tiempo de respuesta 1 hora
Miembro desde Octubre 2020
I have been fishing my entire life, mostly saltwater fishing. When I was young, becoming a guide was a dream job. After many years in other fields to finally started my fishing charter business in 2016, I've been loving every second!

Sobre este listado

Especies de Interés

Flounder Flounder
Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Redfish Redfish

Sheepshead Sheepshead
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snook Snook
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel

Speckled Trout Speckled Trout

Especificaciones del barco

Century (Bay boat) construido en 2008. Impulsado por 250HP Yamaha motor, con una velocidad máxima de crucero de 40 nudos.

Longitud
22 ft
Capacidad
4 personas

Tipos de Pesca

Pesca de Orilla
Pesca Cerca de la Costa
Pesca en Arrecife
Pesca de Naufragio
Pesca en Aguas Poco Profundas

Técnicas de Pesca

Equipo Ligero
Equipo Pesado
Pesca de Fondo/ Bottom Fishing
Troleo
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing

Servicios

GPS
Localizador de peces
Vivero para la carnada
Equipo Multimedia
Motor de troleo inalámbrico
Nevera para la pesca
GPS
Localizador de peces
Vivero para la carnada
Equipo Multimedia
Motor de troleo inalámbrico
Nevera para la pesca

El Viaje Incluye

Cañas, carretes y equipo
Carnada Viva
Señuelos
Limpieza y Fileteado
Licencia de Pesca

Política de Cancelación

Cancelación gratis hasta 7 días antes del viaje

Los clientes pueden cancelar o modificar su reserva hasta 7 días antes de la fecha del viaje sin cargo. Si el viaje se cancela o modifica después, o en caso de no presentarse, se cobrará el 100% del depósito.

Políticas

Traslado no incluído
El traslado desde / hacia el lugar de salida no está incluido en las tarifas del viaje.
Te quedas con la pesca
Se permite captura y liberación

Pago

Reserva con 20% depósito
Cuando el capitán confirme tu viaje, FishingBooker cargará a su tarjeta de crédito un depósito del 20% para garantizar la reserva.
Pagar el balance restante al capitán
El saldo restante se pagará directamente al operador del charter en la fecha del viaje o antes en uno de los siguientes métodos de pago:
Efectivo
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal

Al pagar el saldo restante con tarjeta de crédito, habrá un cargo adicional del 2.5%

San Petersburgo Calendario de Pesca

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Opiniones de los clientes

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June fishing trip
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Buena experiencia
100%
Capitán amigable
100%
Recomienda este charter
100%
Apto para niños
100%
Satisfecho con el barco
100%
Atrapé lo que quería
94%
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Steven S.
St. Petersburg, FL
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First Inshore Slam June 2021

VERIFICADO   6 Hour Trip – Inshore on Junio 26, 2021
Awesome time, 5 stars all around. Capt Joe is super easy to communicate with from the start of the booking process all the...
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Kevin B.
Midland, TX
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6hr Trip with Captain Joe

VERIFICADO   6 Hour Trip – Inshore on Junio 28, 2021
Me and my 8 yr old daughter went in a 6 hr trip with Captain Joe.  We arrived to bad news, his live well got turned off by...
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Frank P.
Sergeant Bluff, IA
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Tough day for a captian.

VERIFICADO   Special 4 hour trip for Frank Perrin on Junio 25, 2021
Hats off to Captaun Joe. Rain previous two days up to six inches in areas made waters hard to see in all around the bay.
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Warren B.
Silver Springs, FL
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Half day trip with Captain Joe

VERIFICADO   4 Hour Trip – Inshore on Junio 12, 2021
Captain Joe was great! He knew just where to go for a lot of snook! My wife and I pulled in 15 - 20 (missed a few!) It was...
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Zachariah P.
Minneapolis, MN
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Trip of a lifetime

VERIFICADO   6 Hour Trip – Inshore on Marzo 24, 2021
If you’re reading this scroll no further. Captain Joe had us on a limit of King Mackerel in under and hour. We had an extremely...
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FAQs about Head First Fishing Adventures

Head First Fishing Adventures offers the following trips to customers:
  • $450 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Inshore (4 hours)
  • $450 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Inshore Afternoon (4 hours)
  • $450 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Night Fishing (4 hours)
  • $550 per group, additional $50 per person after 1 guest - 6 Hour Afternoon Trip – Inshore (6 hours)
  • $550 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Inshore (6 hours)
  • $650 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 8 Hour Trip – Inshore (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Head First Fishing Adventures, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS (Simrad)
  • Localizador de peces (Simrad)
  • Vivero para la carnada (40 gallon livewell with 1600 gph pump.)
  • Equipo Multimedia (Fusion Stereo)
  • Motor de troleo inalámbrico
  • Nevera para la pesca (Cooler for food and drink, and separate fish box.)

Trips booked with Head First Fishing Adventures include:
  • Cañas, carretes y equipo
  • Carnada Viva
  • Señuelos
  • Limpieza y Fileteado
  • Licencia de Pesca

Head First Fishing Adventures offers the following types of fishing:
  • Pesca de Orilla
  • Pesca Cerca de la Costa
  • Pesca en Arrecife
  • Pesca de Naufragio
  • Pesca en Aguas Poco Profundas

Head First Fishing Adventures offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Equipo Ligero
  • Equipo Pesado
  • Pesca de Fondo/ Bottom Fishing
  • Troleo
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Head First Fishing Adventures include:
  • Flounder
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Redfish
  • Sheepshead
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Speckled Trout