Captain
Erich Jaeger

Member since November 2014 St. Pete Beach, 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

Hey, I'm Captain Erich Jaeger

St. Pete Beach, 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

36 reviews
St Pete Beach
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Fishing Reports

Jacks and big red grouper

January 08, 2015

We caught our limit of Amberjack from 25 to 50 lbs and 24 red grouper 7 to 20 lbs. The clients have enough fish for 6 months. Read Full Report →

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4.68
out of 5 stars from 36 reviews
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Good experience
87%
Friendly captain
97%
Recommend this charter
94%
Appropriate for children
94%
Satisfied with the boat
94%
Catch intended fish
84%
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Tony B.
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 5.00
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Full Day Trip w/Capt DJ & Will

VERIFIED   October 20, 2018
We couldn’t have had a better time on a fishing trip. Were blessed with perfect weather as well as a great catch for...
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Shane D.
Lewis Center, OH
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All you can eat grey snapper

VERIFIED   February 10, 2019
Large boat gives plenty of room for a group.  Booked for a half day near shore trip.  Close to waterway into gulf...
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Lauren B.
Maitland, FL
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Half day trip with Captain DJ and Chris

VERIFIED   July 6, 2019
Our family had a wonderful morning of fishing!  Captain DJ and Chris were very helpful and knowledgeable.  We brought...
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Jacob H.
Lehigh Acres, FL
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Great trip!

VERIFIED   July 22, 2019
Great fishing and Captain D.J. and Chris were very cool and attentive. We had tons of fun and caught/fought some fun fish....
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Bob C.
Mars, PA
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   June 18, 2019
Great trip, lots of fish and fun. Captain and mate were great, worked hard to keep us on the fish.
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