Captain
James Gibson

Member since August 2019 Sarasota, United States
Background
My name is James Gibson. I am a USCG licensed captain and was born and raised on the west coast of Florida and have been fishing the Sarasota, Bradenton, and Tampa Bay area for over 15 years. I specialize in inshore Snook, Redfish, Tarpon, and Trout fishing. I have always had a passion for inshore fishing and love nothing more than sharing this passion with others. No matter your age or skill level I can put a trip together to fit you. I am great with kids, dogs, and large groups. I am a fun, easy-going captain who just wants to show you a good time on the beautiful waters of Sarasota, Bradenton, and Tampa Bay.

Hey, I'm Captain James Gibson

Sarasota, United States
Background
My name is James Gibson. I am a USCG licensed captain and was born and raised on the west coast of Florida and have been fishing the Sarasota, Bradenton, and Tampa Bay area for over 15 years. I specialize in inshore Snook, Redfish, Tarpon, and Trout fishing. I have always had a passion for inshore fishing and love nothing more than sharing this passion with others. No matter your age or skill level I can put a trip together to fit you. I am great with kids, dogs, and large groups. I am a fun, easy-going captain who just wants to show you a good time on the beautiful waters of Sarasota, Bradenton, and Tampa Bay.

My Charter Listing

James Gibson Charters LLC

4.9 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (74)
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4.9
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Wonderful guide and captain. Was great with my son and my husband and brother. We highly recommend hid charter.
Wonderful guide and captain. Was great with my son and my husband and brother. We highly recommend hid charter.
Wonderful guide and captain. Was great with my son and my husband and brother. We highly recommend hid charter.
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Good experience
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Recommend this charter
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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
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Catch intended fish
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Mike D.
Bethlehem, PA
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Captain James Finds the Fish

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on February 21, 2021
Even on a windy day, Captain James knows where the fish are and provided a day of fishing fun.  We caught enough fish we stopped...
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Stephen V.
HUNTERS HLW, KY
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Trip with james

VERIFIED   NEW  3 Hour – Island Hopping/Fishing on July 17, 2021
He was very knowledgeable and enjoyable to be out on the water with. I would definitely book with him again and i would def...
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Craig P.
Charles Town, WV
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Fantastic Sunset Fishing Trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Sunset Fishing on June 3, 2021
We had the best trip with Capt. James!  Our goal was to catch dinner, battle some bigger fish, enjoy a boat ride, and he accomplished...
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Stephanie M.
Chuluota, FL
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Half Day Trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour – Island Hopping/Fishing on March 21, 2021
A great experience! Captain James knew where the fish were, set us up to catch a bunch of them and a nice variety, and worked...
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Rick L.
Freehold, NJ
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Fun time with James

VERIFIED   NEW  3 Hour – Island Hopping/Fishing on July 15, 2021
We had a fun trip out with James. He took us to several spots and we caught fish at each location. Thanks for all your help!
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