Captain Kirby’s Fishing Charters

Capt. Alex Kirby Bradenton, FL Incorporated Licensed Insured

Local inshore/nearshore fishing guide in the Tampa Bay area.

Captain Alex Kirby is your Guide for a great day of Tampa Bay fishing! Whether you’re looking for inshore, reef, or backcountry fishing trips – Captain Kirby’s Fishing Charters will get you hooked up.

A group of five will fish aboard this 1998 22ft Hydrasport Center Console with 2015 200 HP Suzuki 4 stroke. This fishing vessel is kept clean and well-maintained. Captain Alex has equipped the boat with the best gear and tackle needed for a safe and successful day on the water. 

If you’re looking for a great day of fishing in the Bradenton, Anna Maria Island, or Palmetto areas – Captain Alex Kirby is a great guide! Inshore fishing trips target Trout, Redfish, Snook, Tarpon, and more. Nearshore trips travel 9 miles out and target Snapper, Grouper, Cobia, Hogfish, Permit, and more. Trips are determined by season and weather; Captain Alex has final decision based on these two variables.

Half day and full day trips are available for groups of five passengers. Half day trips are four hours long; while full day trips will get you eight hours of fishing! Your trip is all-inclusive and private. Your group will be the only ones onboard and Captain Kirby’s Fishing Charters provides everything you’ll need: fishing licenses, rods, reels, bait, and tackle. You’ll want to bring your sunglasses, hat, camera, sunscreen, food/drinks. Alcohol is allowed for those 21 and older; no glass please.

Captain Alex Kirby is U.S.C.G. certified and insured; a 4th generation resident of Manatee County and has been around all types of boats his entire life. He has fished the SW Florida coast since he was a boy. Captain Alex strives to make the day safe, successful, and fun – three key ingredients for a great day on the water.

Book your next Tampa fishing trip with Captain Kirby’s Fishing Charters today!   

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  Launch Location

5868 Riverview Boulevard, Bradenton

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Trips start at $350

3 Trips

1-5 guests

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1998 22' Center Console

200 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Hard Liquor. Beer Allowed.
  • No Illegal Substances

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

Select an Available Trip

private

HALF DAY TRIP (AM)

Includes 2 guests
+$50 per additional guest, Max 5 guests

Includes 2 guests (+$50  $ per additional guest • Max 5 guests)

Trip time: 8:00am to 12:00pm (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

Your main targeted species on this trip are Cobia, Mangrove Snapper, and Grouper through bottom fishing the nearshore water of Tampa Bay.

Includes:
digital photos,

Close details

private

HALF DAY TRIP (PM)

Includes 2 guests
+$50 per additional guest, Max 5 guests

Includes 2 guests (+$50  $ per additional guest • Max 5 guests)

Trip time: 1:00pm to 5:00pm (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

This trip is perfect if you're not an early riser. We'll target Spotted Seatrout, Snook , Flounder, and Tarpon on this inshore fishing trip on the unspoiled waters of Tampa Bay.

Includes:
digital photos,

Close details

private

FULL DAY TRIP

Includes 2 guests
+$50 per additional guest, Max 5 guests

Includes 2 guests (+$50  $ per additional guest • Max 5 guests)

Trip time: 8:00am to 4:00pm (8 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

This action packed fishing trip will have you targeting Tarpon, Spotter Seatrout, Snook, and many more through inshore fishing on the beautiful Tampa waters.

Includes:
digital photos,

Close details

Fish Species

Cobia
Flounder
Grouper
Mangrove Snapper
Redfish
Snook
Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon
Tripletail

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • CPR-Trained Crew
  • Flares
  • VHF Radio

Navigation

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Boat Gear

  • Casting Platform
  • Livewell

Fishing Techniques

  • Light Tackle
  • Trolling

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Hard Liquor. Beer Allowed.
  • No Illegal Substances

Price Includes

  • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
  • Fishing License
  • Fresh or Live Bait
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle

Fishing Location

  • Backcountry
  • Flats
  • Inshore
  • Nearshore
  • Reef
  • River
  • Wreck

About the Vessel

Captain

Capt. Alex Kirby

Boat Type

Center Console

Boat Length

22

Year Built

1998

Engine Manufacturer

Suzuki

Number of Engines

1

Engine Horsepower

200 HP