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Tampa Bay Fishing

Tampa Bay, Florida

Inshore Fishing, Tarpon Fishing, and Waterfowl Hunts.

Crystal River, Florida

Seasonal Trips For Scalloping and Inshore Fishing.

Key West, Florida

Seasonal Trips For Lobstering and Fishing Charters.

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Captain Phil Pegley

Specializing In Targeting All Popular Saltwater Species

Captain Phil Pegley is a full-service fishing and hunting guide with over 25 years of local knowledge and experience. He takes a unique approach to inshore and nearshore light tackle sportfishing.

Captain Phil also provides extreme angling experiences for Tarpon, Sharks, Goliath Grouper, and seasonal charters for Lobster and Scallops in other popular Florida destinations.

  • 25 Years Experience
  • Knowledgable
  • Well Reviewed
  • Quality Equipment
  • Family Friendly
  • Community Involvement

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Exploring The Best Florida Has To Offer

Fish Tamer Charters offers season fishing trips to various Florida destinations. These include Crystal River and Key West. At the same time, we offer seasonal shots at Tampa Bay species which include tarpon and goliath grouper.

  • Tampa Bay Tarpon Fishing
  • Crystal River Scalloping
  • Goliath Grouper Fishing
  • Key West Lobstering
  • Tampa Bay Shark Fishing
  • Tampa Bay Waterfowl

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Epic On The Water Adventures

Check out some of our extreme and seasonal charter info for our trips out of Tampa Bay, Key West, and Crystal River.

No Matter The Season, Florida Always Has Something To Offer

Black Tip Shark Shootout

Supporting The National Pediatric Cancer Foundation

With its national headquarters in Tampa, the Pediatric Cancer Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to funding research to eliminate childhood cancer.

200 K

Dollars Donated

$200,000 donated to The Pediatric Cancer Foundation over 10 years.

500 +

Participating Anglers

500 to 600 anglers have participated in the event.

300 +

Kids Influenced

Over 300 children in treatment have attended our kid’s fishing derby.

Pediatric Cancer Foundation

The Blacktip Shootout supports the efforts to fund research to find less toxic, more targeted therapies by partnering with leading hospitals nationwide.

Tagging & Marine Research

Working with the Director of the Mote Center for Shark Research in an effort to use tournament catches in Mote’s shark tagging program.

Fishing Reports

The Latest Fishing Articles

Up to date reports, fishing information, how-to’s, and more from our blog.