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Tailing Tales Charters

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Bradenton, FL 34209
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Awesome Trip

Had a great half day with Capt Kris. Boat was clean and ready to go on time. Plenty of fresh live... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Captkeith2
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Great day with our 90 year old father

I’ve fished with Kris twice now and can attest to his skill and work ethic. Both trips were... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
MarkBCole
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Franklin, Pennsylvania
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Charter fishing at its finest come fish the Tampa bay area with tailing tales for unforgettable experience.We focus on all species of fish and welcome all ages from proffessional to novices.If fishing is not your thing we offer sightseeing to all the islands and lagoons and to snorkeling and shelling.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Bradenton, FL 34209
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great half day with Capt Kris. Boat was clean and ready to go on time. Plenty of fresh live baits in the well. Great tackle rigged and ready to go. Tough morning blowing pretty good with a setting cold front following a solid...More

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captkris, Owner at Tailing Tales Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thanks Keith for your kind words,I always try to do my best.

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve fished with Kris twice now and can attest to his skill and work ethic. Both trips were fantastic. The latest included my father and brother. Kris ensured my Dad had a memorable day and he is anxious for a return trip now. I’ve fished...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Captain Kris did a great job of finding the best fishing spots...He was very personable with my 2 kids, helped them when they were having issues while fishing. We caught between 30-40 fish between the 3 of us...We lost several more boat side. I will...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Booked a half day with Captain Kris with my son and father in-law. Captain Kris did a great job accommodating our varied fishing abilities and finding fish for us this late in the season. I would definitely use Captain Kris again.

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Captain Kris was very accommodating for some of our lack of fishing experience! He also didn’t waste our time at any one location that didn’t set our hooks on fire right away. We caught a variety of fish including snook, Spanish mackerel, jacks, lady fish,...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

This was my first experience fishing with light tackle in salt water and Captain Kris had me fishing like a Pro by the end of the trip. He knows where the fish are and after testing a few areas, Kris motored to another one of...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

First time fishing in the Gulf and was joined by my brother from Seattle. Capt. Kris got us on a variety of fish and he works so hard to keep our lines in the water with fresh bait. Great time and highly recommend Tailing Tales...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

What a great day of fishing. Captain Kris knows his stuff. Caught lots of fish. Kids loved it. Highly recommend!

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captkris, Owner at Tailing Tales Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Your welcome

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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We Just finished up our third charter with Capt. Kris, and it was another amazing one for the books. Capt. Kris works his butt off to put you on the fish and is extremely accommodating. I've been on many other fishing charters and Capt. Kris...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

The day of fishing with Capt. Kris was great. We caught sheepshead, sailors choice, jack, redfish, snook, and some snapper. Kris was very knowledgeable and made it a great experience. I would recommend Tailing Tales to anyone!

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We booked our trip for fishing and a short eco-tour, but we saw a few dolphin while fishing near shore including one that got within 10-15 ft of the boat. It was swimming on its side through the all the fish we were hoping... More
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