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Address: 1217 6th Street West, Palmetto, FL 34221
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Bass N' Bay charters is located in Regatta Point Marina in beautiful...

Bass N' Bay charters is located in Regatta Point Marina in beautiful downtown Palmetto Fl. They offer light tackle inshore fishing, offshore fishing, bass fishing, gator hunting and gigging trips after dark. Capt. Brady is a Florida native, holds three consecutive state champion titles in the IFA Redfish Tour and has been fishing these waters for 42 years now. Rest assured that Capt. Brady will put you on the fish, so when you get here walk out the pier and they are the first boat on the right. They do offer pick up at other locations for your convenience at no extra charge.

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Capt. Brady knows the waters!

We went to Anna Maria with 5 teenage boys. Capt Brady had them pulling fish in one after another. He was prepared an knowledgeable. The entire day was an amazing experience... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 February 2016
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Gray Court, South Carolina
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Gray Court, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

We went to Anna Maria with 5 teenage boys. Capt Brady had them pulling fish in one after another. He was prepared an knowledgeable. The entire day was an amazing experience. BEST CHARTER EVER. Thank you Captain Brady.

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Holmes Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Went out with Captain Brady and we caught a ton of snook and Reds. Captain Brady is a true professional and obviously enjoys his job. His boat was plenty large enough for 3 of us to fish on. I highly recommend him

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Madison, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

Captain Brady was fantastic. We had a 13 year old and a 10 years old with us and EVERYBODY caught lots of fish. He was a great guide. We will definitely come back.

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Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2014

This was the 2nd time we booked with Captain Brady and we did 3 trips during the week we stayed. Our goal was to catch some reds on artificial bait and to catch some fish that pulled lots of drag. We were NOT disappointed!!!! First trip we caught several cobia and a few snappers. Second trip we landed multiple Bonita... More 

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Thank Janet C
Champaign, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2013

Captain Brady gets it done. He knows the spots and caters to your wishes. He helped us catch some big fish for fun, then helped us catch some tasty dinners. Nothing fancy, just great fishing.

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Thank Kman925
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2013 via mobile

This was our third year fishing with Captain Brady of Bass N Bay Charters. This is one of the big highlights of our yearly trip to Anna Maria Island, FL. There are so many choices for charters, but we have found the best. Brady is so committed to ensuring that your group has a blast! He really does find the... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2013

Just got back from an awesome day of fishing with Capt Brady Nelson. Brady really knows his stuff, and had us on the fish all day. Monster reds in the morning, with a few snook for good measure. Then it was on to the trout and flounder. Brought our 10 and 11 year olds along, and they had a blast.... More 

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Palmetto, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2013

Knowledgeable, supportive captain. Excellent fishing guide who is responsive to his passengers' needs. Gracious and went the extra mile to find fish and help the fisherman have a successful experience. This was not our first experience, but was the best we have ever had. Captain Brady even cleaned our fish! Great fun catching and releasing the fish in the photo.... More 

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Thank Roger H
Clarkston, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2013

Just had another great experience with Brady. We caught so many Spanish Mackeral we lost count. Then Brady hooked us up with Reds! Wow, what a great time. As I've said to others, it's like fishing with a good friend, except he knows where the fish are! Thanks Brady, looking forward to next time.

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Thank Steve F
Sun City Center, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2013

Another great day on the water with Brady Nelson. I have no idea how many times I've fished with him, somewhere between 18 to 20 times. He is a great guide and always puts us on fish. Today I added a Hogfish to my species caught list. I have learned to follow Brady's directions exactly and his tips work. I'm... More 

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