Captain
Chet Jennings

Member since April 2016 Tampa, United States
Background
Capt. Chet Jennings was born and raised in the Tampa Bay area and has been a Tampa fishing guide for over 25 years. He has prided himself in providing anglers with the knowledge and expertise required to ensure they and their guests have a memorable experience on the waters of Tampa Bay. As a Tampa fishing guide for the past 25 years, he has provided thousands of anglers with awesome memories of catching all sorts of gamefish that the Tampa Bay area has to offer.
Techniques
Live bait, spinning tackle

Hey, I'm Captain Chet Jennings

Tampa, United States
Background
Capt. Chet Jennings was born and raised in the Tampa Bay area and has been a Tampa fishing guide for over 25 years. He has prided himself in providing anglers with the knowledge and expertise required to ensure they and their guests have a memorable experience on the waters of Tampa Bay. As a Tampa fishing guide for the past 25 years, he has provided thousands of anglers with awesome memories of catching all sorts of gamefish that the Tampa Bay area has to offer.
Techniques
Live bait, spinning tackle
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Capt. Chet Jennings Sport Fishing

27 reviews
Tampa
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trips from $199

Capt. Chet Jennings Sport Fishing Charters

St. Petersburg
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Fishing Reports

Tampa Bay Fishing Has Been Hot!

August 15, 2017

The tarpon fishing here in Tampa Bay has been real good as of late with anglers catching tarpon up to the 200lb mark. Have been getting some giant Goliath grouper up to 400lbs lately. Read Full Report →


Tarpon Fishing continues to be hot in Ta

July 27, 2017

Tarpon fishing has remained steady throughout July and shows no signs of letting up into August. Tarpon have moved into Tampa Bay in great numbers and my anglers have been experiencing numerous hook ups from 30-175lb range. Don't miss… Read Full Report →


Tarpon Fishing Red Hot

July 10, 2017

Had Dan Ward and his son out on Tampa Bay today, they were blessed with 2 tarpon this morning up to 200lbs and tons of snook. The fishing has been great here in Tampa Bay. Book your trip today. Read Full Report →


Tarpon Fishing

June 27, 2017

Awesome day with lots of snook, tarpon and sharks caught.Fishing has been great this week, book your trip today! Read Full Report →


Tarpon over 100lbs doing Cart Wheels!

May 10, 2017

The tarpon bite has been great lately with many fish over the 100lb range moving into Tampa Bay and feeding on the threadfin herring schools. Book your ultimate trip today and enjoy the thrilling leaps and drag screaming action… Read Full Report →


Warm Winter, Hot fishing

December 19, 2016

Fishing has been hot here in the Tampa Bay area this winter! Snook have been feeding heavily with the abnormally warm winter we've been having. Anglers have been experiencing 50+ fish days. This has been one of the most… Read Full Report →


Tarpon Fishing Hot in Tampa Bay

June 08, 2016

Tarpon fishing has been hot in Tampa Bay. Tarpon have moved in t Tampa Bay in good numbers and have been having great luck with numerous tarpon being caught. Fish averaging around 100lbs. Large threadfin herring fish on 80lb… Read Full Report →


Tarpon Time Tampa Bay!!

May 06, 2016

It's that wonderful time of year here in Tampa Bay when the Silver Kings start showing up in good numbers. We have been jumping quite a few tarpon on our recent trips. The action should only get better. Tarpon… Read Full Report →

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4.92
out of 5 stars from 27 reviews
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
96%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
83%
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Randy H.
Tarpon Springs, FL
 5.00
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Great Day

VERIFIED   July 7, 2020
Great time Capt Chet does a great job, we caught snook, trout , shark and missed a huge grouper but was great fun. Boat was...
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Ron K.
Olmsted Falls, OH
 5.00
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3/4 day with Capt Chet

VERIFIED   September 18, 2019
Capt Chet was waiting for us fully prepared ready to go by 8 am already caught fish by 8.05!!!!  Caught maybe 10 different...
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Kelsey M.
Montville, CT
 5.00
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Fishing with Chet

VERIFIED   April 17, 2019
Captain Chet is very down to earth and knowledgeable. For me who doesn’t fish, he was so great with my five year old and...
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Calvin S.
Orlando, FL
 5.00
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3/4 day trip with captain Chet

VERIFIED   March 21, 2019
What a great experience. We caught snook after snook. Captain Chet kept the lines tight one after another. I won’t book another...
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Scott G.
Blue Springs, Missouri
 4.67
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Started slow... Finished BIG!

June 4, 2016
Went tarpon fishing with captain Chet, had a good time. We spent the biggest part of our morning in a dry hole, then...
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