Captain Josh is a full time professional fishing guide with over 15 years experience fishing Anna Maria Island and Tampa Bay waters. Charter fishing out of a 24ft PathfinderTE bay boat. These are stable smooth riding fishing boats ideal for fishing Tampa Bay's backcountry, nearshore and offshore waters. Specializing in light tackle sportfishing charters custom build to suit the needs of every kind of angler. Captain Josh will custom built each fishing trip to make sure you have the most exciting or relaxing experience possible fishing Anna Maria Island's waters.
Anna Maria Island is located on the south end of Tampa Bay right on the Gulf of Mexico. As the premier fishing destination in southwest Florida, Anna Maria Island has great fishing all year long. In the warmer months we will target tarpon, snook, redfish, permit, grouper, snapper and plenty of sharks! In the cooler months we have great catches of redfish, trout, flounder, kingmackeral, grouper, snapper and pompano. The spring and fall are transition periods when you can target all the above species with good catches of cobia as well. Come experience Anna Maria Island's world class light tackle sportfishing with native Florida charter fishing Captain Josh Peurifoy.
Fishing Tampa Bay and southwest Florida all his life Captain Josh offers a unique experience battling a variety of different fish species. You can spend the day in the calm backcountry bays fishing mangrove shorelines and potholes for redfish, snook, trout and flounder. Or maybe your looking for a real workout fighting a 100 plus pound tarpon in Tampa bay and along Anna Maria Island's beaches. Wanna fill the cooler Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico have countless reefs and wrecks right offshore with great amberjack, kingmackeral, cobia, grouper, snapper and shark action all year. With such variety and action fishing Anna Maria Island really is a one of a kind experience every time you go out. Fishing like this is what makes Florida the fishing capital of the world!