Captain
Ike Carrasquillo

Member since October 2015 Tampa, United States
Background
Captain Ike Carrasquillo is a Bass Pro Shops, Cabela's Bowfishing Pro, and Mako Boat Pro-Staffer Guide. All of his gear is top notch and in great working condition. His 2017 Mako Pro Skiff comes equipped with 750 watts of LED-powered lights to make it easy to see into the water and he offers lessons to all newcomers, while experienced anglers are welcome to come aboard too for their fishing fix.
Techniques
Saltwater Bowfishing

Hey, I'm Captain Ike Carrasquillo

Tampa, United States
Background
Captain Ike Carrasquillo is a Bass Pro Shops, Cabela's Bowfishing Pro, and Mako Boat Pro-Staffer Guide. All of his gear is top notch and in great working condition. His 2017 Mako Pro Skiff comes equipped with 750 watts of LED-powered lights to make it easy to see into the water and he offers lessons to all newcomers, while experienced anglers are welcome to come aboard too for their fishing fix.
Techniques
Saltwater Bowfishing

My Charter Listing

Tampa Bowfishing Charters

16 reviews
Tampa
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trips from $525

Fishing Reports

Cooler weather

November 20, 2019

Cooler weather means cleaner clearer water for us. One of the advantages is not only is it easier to see the fish but they move slower or sometimes not at all. We've been harvesting lots of Sheepshead which make… Read Full Report →


Texas Jason Alexander

May 07, 2019

TEXAS in the house!!! Jason Alexander of South Texas was spot on all night and o e of the most patient shooter ive had yet. Thank you for the new friendship and laughter. Read Full Report →


Tampa bowfishing charters

October 06, 2018

The bowfishing is great right now. The water is clean and clear, species like Flounder, Sheepshead, Mullet, Blackdrum to name a few are all over our shallow flats. We typically shoot fish in 1 to 2 ft of water. Read Full Report →


Bowfishing action

July 04, 2017

Awesome night with Blackdrum, Rays, Mullet, Sheepshead. Many of shots we're taken with some good results. #Tampabowfishingcharters @CaptIkeCarrasquillo Read Full Report →


Sheepshead and Mullet

September 11, 2016

Fast addictive action chasing down mullet on the flats. Blackdrum and Sheepshead are a favorite ad well. Read Full Report →


Tampa Bowfishing Charters

July 23, 2016

Despite all the rain the water around certain parts of Tampa Bay remain clear enough to see fish. Nice Sheephead and mullet seems to be our hottest action. Read Full Report →


Tampa Bowfishing Charters

July 05, 2016

The Sheepshead and black drum followed by Cobia action is good right now!.. fishing the local bridges are producing some nice fish on a slacking tide. Read Full Report →


Bowfishing continues to grow

June 10, 2016

My clients have found they can put dinner on the table while sharpening the archery skills. Nice part of bowfishing is its legal and their is no seasons or tides to worry about. We bowfish day or night. Read Full Report →


Tampa Bowfishing Charters

April 23, 2016

The flats and bridge fishing is on fire and my customers are shooting nice keeper size fish for dinner. Read Full Report →


Tampa Bowfishing Charters

April 10, 2016

Cobia, Stingrays, Mullett, Jacks, Sheepshead are whats happening on my bowfishing trips. Read Full Report →


Tampa Bowfishing Charters

March 19, 2016

We started off at 4am shooting and when the sun was coming up i chummed the water to net up sardines and did some early morning Snook fishing till the sun got high. We started bowfishing again with great… Read Full Report →


Tampa Bowfishing

March 16, 2016

Jerrid and Jessi both show off their couples bowfishing skills while on there honeymoon. Read Full Report →


Bowfishing

March 13, 2016

Jerrid and Jessi both show off team work.. the weather got a bit windy which made it a little difficult to see into the water so we had to fish the backcountry to try to stay out of the… Read Full Report →


Snook bite

March 12, 2016

Roy Wilson and Angie with the kids. Our snook bite lasted for hours with keeper fish for the dinner table. Read Full Report →


Bowfishing

March 11, 2016

Mullett and stingrays where the fish of choice this afternoon. Frank Wade shoot mullet twice hitting them at 20ft before all the line ran out of the bottle which is an excellent shot. Craig hooked him self a nice… Read Full Report →


Tampa Bowfishing

March 05, 2016

Seems as Southern and Cow nose rays are my customers favorite target and they enjoy the very similar taste to scollops. With the bay waters starting to warm up there are more rays on the flats than in the… Read Full Report →


Huge Ray

January 31, 2016

The day was full of excitement my customers shot fish like southern stingrays and mullet just to name a few, the water clarity was nice and clean and we had a beautiful day for bowfishing. Read Full Report →


Bowfishing

December 26, 2015

#Tampabaybowingcharters continues to do very well, our water clarity is pretty clear and there's many species to shoot at. The day does not go by without landing many different types of species and filling a cooler. Read Full Report →


Inshore Slam

December 02, 2015

Spotted Seatrout is the big talk now since our water have cooled off. Lets not forget our Snook and Redfish which have piled up in our rivers and estuarys. We have been catching them all on popping corks with… Read Full Report →


Bowfishing

December 01, 2015

My clients Alexa & Branden of West Virginia had a beautiful day to bowfish they've had multiple opportunities to shoot at many of our Southern stingrays with the day ending off well. Read Full Report →


Bowfishing in Tampa

November 28, 2015

Joel konz of Brandon Florida and his crew had a great day on the water catching plenty of Snook and Redfish but there main objective was to Bowfish. They got there kill late before the trip ended because the… Read Full Report →


Bowfishing

November 10, 2015

Cooler weather is upon us and the water is only going to get cleaner and clearer. My customers are shooting at plenty of Southern stingrays and Sheepshead. We are also shooting at trailing Cobia's on the backs of larger… Read Full Report →


Snook, Redfish and Trout

November 07, 2015

The fish bite in Tampa Bay remains to be excellent there are still plenty of bait on the flats and we are catching things like Spanish mackerel flounder sheephead trout redfish snook to name a few my customers this… Read Full Report →


Bowfishing

October 31, 2015

Stingrays, Black Drum, Sheepshead, Flounder. ... as our water cool down and become cleaner these species are more prevalent. Read Full Report →


Bowfishing

October 25, 2015

Stingrays, Cobia and Sheepshead is what's for dinner. My clients have had multiple opportunities to shoot many types of legal species but still went home with pounds of meat. Read Full Report →

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Jason A.
Tampa, FL
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Great Night!!!

VERIFIED   May 7, 2019
Was a little on the fence when I was looking to book with Captain Ike.  We are so glad we jumped off and went for it. ...
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St. Petersburg, FL
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Night Charter with Captain Ike

VERIFIED   May 25, 2019
First time bow fishing was great with Ike. He teaches you all of the basics and helps you spot the fish. The trip was a lot...
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Ben T.
Tampa, FL
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Excellent finish trip!

VERIFIED   December 9, 2019
We had such a great time!  The captain was on his game and we all got fish!
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Russell T.
Cunningham, KY
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Night bowfishing with Captain Ike

VERIFIED   May 22, 2019
Great experience and lots of fun! It was windy and the water murky but Captain Ike put us on lots of rays and mullets. ...
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Jennifer B.
Otisville, MI
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Half day night trip

VERIFIED   March 28, 2019
Awesome experience with a knowledgeable captain. He is very informative! Highly recommend this trip with Captain Ike!!
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