Captain
Erich Jaeger

Member since November 2014 Tierra Verde, United States
Background
Captain Erich Jaeger is not only a skilled angler and a commercial fisherman but is also an enthusiastic guide. Originally from Rhode Island, Erich grew up on the waters of the North Atlantic battling Swordfish, Tuna, Fluke, Bluefish, Sharks, and Striped Bass. He moved to the West Coast of Florida almost two decades ago to share his passion and knowledge with others. Erich runs Maverick Fishing Charters with Captain Chris Clark.
Techniques
We bottom fish drift and some trolling. Always over structure, ledge, hard rocky bottom, ship wrecks, springs, etc. we use dead and live bait, some vertical jigging

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Tierra Verde, United States
Background
Captain Erich Jaeger is not only a skilled angler and a commercial fisherman but is also an enthusiastic guide. Originally from Rhode Island, Erich grew up on the waters of the North Atlantic battling Swordfish, Tuna, Fluke, Bluefish, Sharks, and Striped Bass. He moved to the West Coast of Florida almost two decades ago to share his passion and knowledge with others. Erich runs Maverick Fishing Charters with Captain Chris Clark.
Techniques
We bottom fish drift and some trolling. Always over structure, ledge, hard rocky bottom, ship wrecks, springs, etc. we use dead and live bait, some vertical jigging

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Maverick Fishing Charters

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4.80
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
92%
Friendly captain
98%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
96%
Satisfied with the boat
96%
Catch intended fish
90%
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William M.
Lehigh Acres, Florida
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Thursday Afternoon Catching

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip - NO FISH NO PAY (PM) on April 8, 2021
We spent Thursday afternoon fishing with Capt. Chris. 3 generations of my family first time offshore fishing. Chris was awesome....
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Joe V.
St. Petersburg, FL
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4 hour afternoon trip

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip - NO FISH NO PAY (PM) on March 27, 2021
Went home with 69 fish (hehe) and had a blast with captain Chris and first mate John. They were super cool and even recommended...
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Bruce B.
Lakesite, TN
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Half day with Chris

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip - NO FISH NO PAY (AM) on April 8, 2021
We had the best time! Chris knew right where to go; and watching the fish run in a school was pretty cool! We all landed something!...
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John S.
Dublin, Ohio
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Awesome half day with Captain Chris!!!

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip - NO FISH NO PAY (PM) on April 6, 2021
This was such a great time for a bunch of first timers! Chris worked SO hard to make sure the kids had a great time. Just hustled...
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Stephen W.
St. Petersburg, Florida
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Half Day with Chris

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip - NO FISH NO PAY (PM) on April 13, 2021
Perfect day on the water… Chris kept the three off us on grouper and snapper the entire time. Lots of tired arms and big...
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