Ebb & Flow Charters

Capt. Charlie Howell Tampa, FL Incorporated Licensed Insured

Tampa offers year-round fishing. Ebb & Flow Charters and Captain Charlie Howell will show you what Tampa Bay fishing is all about!

 

A born and raised Florida native, Captain Charlie has been roaming the Tampa Bay waters for as long as he can remember. That’s why, in 2012 he decided to officially offer his own charter services to locals and tourists alike. Through Ebb & Flow Charters, he specializes in personalized fishing trips and showing off scenic views of the bay and the gulf. No matter the season, a variety of different fish are native to Florida’s largest estuary. So, whether you’re fishing for fun or fishing for dinner — you’re sure to catch something when you adventure with Captain Charlie.

 

Captain Charlie helms a 22’ Bay boat. His vessel is equipped with power poles, a live well for fresh bait, and a wireless trolling motor. A GPS, fish finder, and a VHF radio rounds out the modern electronics on his boat. USCG approved safety gear is outfitted as well as a cooler for your drinks and snacks that you decide to bring with you for your trip with Ebb & Flow Charters.

 

On your trip with Ebb & Flow Charters you and your guests will be supplied with superior rods, reels, tackle, and lures. Fresh bait and the fishing license for you and your guests will also be supplied. Captain Charlie welcomes children of all ages and anglers of all skill level so grab your friends and family for a fun day on the water of Tampa.

 

Whether you are a local resident or a visitor from out of town, there is a trip for you. This is a family-friendly company that offers bay and flats fishing trips in the Tampa Bay Area. Explore the shallow waters and get your hands-on Black Drum, Jack Crevalle, Sheepshead, Spotted Seatrout, Cobia, King Mackerel, Snook, Tarpon, Grouper, Mangrove Snapper, Spanish Mackerel, and Tripletail. The list of your potential catches will depend on the season. After your productive day on the water with Ebb & Flow Charters, Captain Charlie will clean and fillet your catch for you just in time for supper!

Book your trip today with Ebb & Flow Charters and Captain Charlie Howell of Tampa, Florida. You’ll leave your fishing trip with a cooler full of fish and memories that will last a lifetime!

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  Launch Location

5108 West Gandy Boulevard, Tampa

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Trips start at $350

3 Trips

1-6 guests

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2005 22' Bay Boat

200 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

Select an Available Trip

private

SANDBAR/CRUISING

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 9:00am to 1:00pm (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

This is ideal if fishing is not the groups top priority.  Just cruising enjoying the wildilife and swimming in the bay hanging at the sandbar.

Includes:
digital photos, drinks,

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private

HALF DAY FLATS & BAY

Includes 2 guests
+$50 per additional guest, Max 4 guests

Includes 2 guests (+$50  $ per additional guest • Max 4 guests)

Trip time: 9:00am to 1:00pm (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

Inshore fishing for multiple species.  Mainly fishing flats and mangrove shorelines but also can include reef and wreck fishing for other species.

Includes:
digital photos, drinks,

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private

FULL DAY

Includes 2 guests
+$50 per additional guest, Max 4 guests

Includes 2 guests (+$50  $ per additional guest • Max 4 guests)

Trip time: 9:00am to 3:00pm (6 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

I recommend this trip if we will be running to further areas to maximize fishing time. 

Includes:
digital photos, drinks,

Close details

Fish Species

Black Drum
Cobia
Grouper
Jack Crevalle
King Mackerel
Mangrove Snapper
Sheepshead
Snook
Spanish Mackerel
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 Features

  • Cooler

Boat Gear

  • Livewell
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Power Poles

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch

Price Includes

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

Minimum Age

  • No Age limit

Fishing Location

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

About the Vessel

Captain

Capt. Charlie Howell

Boat Type

Bay Boat

Boat Length

22

Year Built

2005

Engine Manufacturer

Yamaha

Number of Engines

1

Engine Horsepower

200 HP