If you’re looking for a fun-packed day of fishing in beautiful surroundings, look no further than Outdoor Adrenaline Excursions. Come to Placida, Florida and join Captain Garrett Bordson on a journey to various nearshore and inshore fishing spots. He’ll make sure that you have a great time and help you reel in a fine catch. Pay a visit to Outdoor Adrenaline Excursions and experience fishing in Placida!

Your trip starts on a 25’ Sea Born bay boat that can carry up to 4 anglers. It runs on a 300 HP Suzuki engine, has got the needed navigation electronics, and uses a wireless trolling motor. The boat’s equipped with a fighting chair, snorkeling gear, and a livewell. You can use its portable toilet and you’ll have an ice-box to store your food and drinks. If you wish, a first mate can also join your trip, provided they are available. Multiple boats can be arranged for large groups.

You’ll be fishing for Jack Crevalle, Goliath Grouper, Tarpon, Snook, Tripletail, Spotted Seatrout, and Mangrove Snapper. The techniques you’ll use to reel in your prey include bottom fishing, spinning, jigging, and handline. You’ll use both light and heavy tackle. You’re allowed to keep your catch and as well as bring kids on your trip.

Captain Garrett will provide all the tackle, live bait, lures, as well as licenses and water. Also, he can clean and fillet your catch when the trip is over, at no extra fee. First mates and captains work hard to show you a good time. Tips are accepted and highly appreciated You’ll only need to bring some food before you depart.

Come to Placida and have a lovely time fishing!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $600
    Starting at 8:00 a.m., you and the captain will have a great time fishing the rich inshore and backwaters of Placida. The trip lasts for 4 hours and comes with all the rods, reels, tackle, bait, licenses, water, as well as catch cleaning.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $700
    On this 6-hour trip, you can spend 4 hours fishing inshore with the option of shelling and a dolphin, bird, and sightseeing tour for another 2 hours. The captain provides all the fishing gear, bait, and water and will clean your catch after the trip.
  • Private trip
    4hr Tarpon Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $800
    Bocca Grande Pass Tarpon Fishing. Will inform you of best time to fish depending on weather and tides.
    Targeted fish
    Jack Crevalle
    Jack Crevalle
    Snook
    Snook
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Tarpon
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    Seasonal trip May 25 - Aug 20
    US $1,000
    Bocca Grande Pass – Tarpon capital of the world! Roll the dice for the fish of a lifetime! There are no guarantees in fishing and Silver King is one of them. Tide, weather, and times are all variables. This is a 6-hour trip. If Tarpon is not in the mood, we will make rods bend on other fish. A flexible time is best due to these variables. Let's try for the fish your lifetime! A 3-day advance reservation minimum. Party of 4 max.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $1,000
    This trip includes 8 hours of inshore fishing along with a local lunch stop of your choosing. You'll start your trip at 8:00 a.m. and finish at 4:00 p.m. The trip includes all the fishing gear, bait, water, as well as catch cleaning and filleting.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Customized Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $1,000
    Fishing/shelling/lunch stop/secluded beaches/dolphins/manatees/snorkeling/cruising. A totally customized trip, just let me know what boxes you would like to check. I will come up with a schedule for a great day on the water! Why rent a boat, when you can get an experienced capt. with a boat!? Call directly to come up with a schedule.
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Peter D.
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Amazing Half Day w/ Captain Garrett!!!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip on February 26, 2022
My 9 & 13 yo boys & myself had a great half day fishing trip with Garrett from OUTDOOR ADRENALINE EXCURSIONS. YOU SHOULD...
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Ashley C.
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VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip on June 17, 2022
My 12 year old caught everything but a tarpon on his fishing list on our trip. Captain Garrett was educational and a great...
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Manny R.
Miami, FL
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Half day trip with Captain Garrett

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip on July 22, 2022
My son and I had a great time fishing with Captain Garrett.  He took us to some great spots and we had a blast.
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Gary F.
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VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip – Private Sunset Tour on July 28, 2022
Garrett was an excellent guide. I would highly recommend his charter service.
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Wesley C.
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VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip on February 8, 2022
10/10 guys are awesome! Very knowledgeable and fun to hang around! Will definitely be back!
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FAQs about Outdoor Adrenaline

Outdoor Adrenaline offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $600 per group - 4 Hour Trip (4 hours)
  • US $700 per group - 6 Hour Trip (6 hours)
  • US $800 per group - 4hr Tarpon Trip (6 hours)
  • US $1,000 per group - 3/4 Day Trip – Tarpon (6 hours)
  • US $1,000 per group - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)
  • US $1,000 per group - Full Day Trip – Customized Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Outdoor Adrenaline, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Outdoor Adrenaline include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Penn and Shimano)
  • Live Bait (Shrimp and white bait)
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting (Cleaning after the trip)
  • Drinks (Coolers, ice, and water provided)
  • First Mate (When available and upon request)
  • Fishing License

Outdoor Adrenaline offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Outdoor Adrenaline offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Spinning
  • Jigging

Top targeted fish species with Outdoor Adrenaline include:
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • Grouper (Goliath)
  • Jack Crevalle
  • Mackerel (Atlantic)
  • Sheepshead
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon
  • Tripletail

Meet the Charter Operator

Outdoor Adrenaline
Placida, Florida, United States
1 Fishing Report
ID & license verified
8 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since July 2021
Captain Garrett is an outdoorsy Norwegian, it's in his blood! He's been a full-time hunting and fishing guide for over 20 years. His objective is to have a safe and fun day on the water. If you're looking to catch fish and have a good time, you've found your man!

About this listing

Targeted species

Grouper (Gag) Gag Grouper
Grouper (Goliath) Goliath Grouper
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle
Mackerel (Atlantic) Atlantic Mackerel

Boat specs

Sea Born (Bay boat) originally built in 2017. Powered by a 300HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging

Amenities

Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Penn and Shimano
Live Bait
Shrimp and white bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Cleaning after the trip
Drinks
Coolers, ice, and water provided
First Mate
When available and upon request
Fishing License

Cancellation policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
PayPal
Checks

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