All about our tarpon charters
Capt. Mike Manning is one of the premier Boca Grande Tarpon Guides, fishing the big pass, Charlotte Harbor backcounty, the beaches and all the Hill Tides. Fishing 250 days a year, Capt. Mike is a real-deal, full-time fishing captain who specializes in tarpon.
Why book Mike
You want to be the guy in the photo above, don’t you? Years of Boca Grande tarpon fishing experience guarantees you the best shot of realizing your dream of the perfect tarpon trip. NO BS BOAT rides with Capt. Mike – just pure tarpon action
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NO SURPRISES with Capt. Mike All charters include the free use of tarpon tackle, free live bait, and there’s always a mate to assist you. If your time and money is important to you, it’s important to choose a professional tarpon specialist like Capt. Mike.
Rate yourself before your trip: experienced, intermediate or novice angler. Your tarpon charter will be customized just for you. The last thing you want on your trip is to be babied if you know your tarpon, or not get all the help you need if you don’t.
Capt. Mike is well known and respected by his peers, the industry, the community and within his strong client base. He has been featured on numerous television fishing shows, has been the subject of newspaper articles, and has been a featured guide writer for the Tampa Bay Times.
Field consultant for Mercury Outboards, Andros Boats, St. Croix Rods, Berkley Fishing Line, Shimano Reels, Motor Guide Trolling Motors, MirrOlure, and 12 Fathom Jigs.
Captain Mike will get you on the fish. He’s known as one of the best Tarpon Fishing guides of all...
Featured: Good Day Tampa Bay with Russell Rhodes; Left Coast Fishing National Syndicated Fishing Show; St. Petersburg Times outdoor columnist; Suncoast Fisherman's Guide
USCG Captain Licensed and Insured / Member Boca Grande Guides Association / Rotary International Member / Coastal Conservation Association Florida Member