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Address: 200 150th Ave, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-2058
Phone Number: +1 727-465-8221
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John's Pass Charters offers the ultimate fishing experience. Whether you’re...

John's Pass Charters offers the ultimate fishing experience. Whether you’re looking to go near shore or offshore we can provide you with a day of fishing that you’ll never forget. The Gulf of Mexico offers some of the best fishing in the world, with a variety of fish including Gag and Red Grouper, Snapper, Trout, Cobia, Tuna, Tarpon, Redfish, Snook, Bonito, Amberjack, Triggerfish, Sharks and many more. Ranked as some of the best fishing in the world you never know what you’ll catch in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Half Day Fishing Fun

Great chance for a half day charter. You might not catch the "big one" but you will have fun and enjoy some beautiful scenery.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 September 2015
timlj
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

Great chance for a half day charter. You might not catch the "big one" but you will have fun and enjoy some beautiful scenery.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

Bob is a great guy. Took us out right to the fish. We caught our limit and had a great time. Bob took care of us, really helped to improve our fishing skills and did a great job of cleaning all the fish we caught. Will use again next time we are in Florida.

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wisconsin
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015

If you are thinking about fishing, look at a local guide on the bay instead. You will be less likely to get seasick with a crowd. It is a completely different experience that is dramatically better. The local guides are much more knowledgeable, have better equipment, and respect their guests.

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Hopkinton, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2015

Awesome fishing, awesome captain My son and I had a great time fishing with Captain Kellen. We caught a limit of Hogfish and then went on to other species.

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2014

John's Pass is a little eclectic, a little touristy, and has a few nice shops. Parking is sometimes a problem nearby, but there is a parking garage close. Has chain restaurants, Hooters, Bubba Gump, and locals. We like the tea and spice shop. If you are looking for T-shirts, this is the place.

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Markham
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2014

It was a quick and easy decision to go tour the intracoastal waterway from John's Pass at Madeira Beach on a lovely warm evening. We wanted to see the real estate and dolphins up close... getting free beer and wine during our 1h 45 min. sunset trip for $20 was a good deal. Our Captain, Sean, and his First Mate,... More 

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london UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2014

Lots to do and see. Plenty of food available and lots of nice shops to visit. Lovely views from the docks. Jetski and other water sports available from the docks.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2014

Our family heads down to Florida once a year for a week of fishing and relaxing on the beach. We have always fished from shore, and had a blast catching a variety of fish. Our kids were afraid to go out on a charter, until they met Captain Bob. The kids were immediately assured they would always see the shore,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2014

I have been visiting Florida for years, fishing from the beach and decided to splurge and take the family out charter fishing this year for a different type of fishing. Captain Bob gave us an amazing experience, and we did several different types of fishing, that I had wanted to try. We are planning our 2014 vacation and I would... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2014

Being a girl I find fishing boring and have never really enjoyed the sport. I go because my husband loves it. I was so pleasantly surprised to have such a great time! We actually caught fish and had such fun doing it. I was not bored for one moment. Thank you Captain Bob for the entertainment. You really know your... More 

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