Captain Austin

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Captain Austin

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Boca Grande Fishing Charters

Boca Grande, Florida, is renowned for its exceptional saltwater fishing charters, and Captain Austin of Chasin’ Action Charters is a standout choice for anglers looking to explore these waters. A second-generation charter captain and lifelong Floridian, Captain Austin is known for his hard work and extensive experience. He caters to novice anglers and avid fishermen alike, ensuring a rewarding and exciting fishing adventure​​.

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Come Fish Boca Grande

The Boca Grande / Gasparilla area, often referred to as the “Tarpon Capital of the World,” offers anglers a chance to catch the prestigious “Silver King” tarpon, with Boca Grande being one of the best places not just in Florida, but globally, for this sport. Captain Austin, having lived in the area his entire life, has a deep understanding of the local waters and specializes in tarpon fishing, which is at its peak from late April through July​​.

Florida Inshore Fishing Snook, Redfish and Trout

In addition to tarpon, Captain Austin’s charters provide access to a variety of common fish species in Charlotte Harbor and the surrounding waters. Depending on the season, anglers can enjoy inshore fishing for Snook, Redfish, and Trout, or travel a bit further for nearshore charters to catch Grouper, Snapper, and Tuna. The variety and abundance make it an exhilarating experience for any angler​​.

Boca Grande Fishing Charter provides all the necessary tackle and equipment, using both artificial lures and live bait to enhance the fishing experience​​.

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Fishing Boca Grande / Charlotte Harbor

Captain Austin’s charters are known for their flexibility. Unlike many other charters, he allows his guests to choose the duration of their fishing trip, with a recommendation of at least 4 hours for inshore charters and 5-6 hours for nearshore and tarpon charters. This flexibility extends to pick-up locations, which can be arranged around Boca Grande Island for convenience​​.

What His Customers Say…

The testimonials for Captain Austin highlight his passion, knowledge, and the exceptional experience he provides. Guests have praised his expertise and the enjoyable times had on his charters, noting the abundance of fish like redfish caught during their trips​​​​​​.

Gasparilla Island Lighthouse

In addition to the fishing itself, the Boca Grande area is home to landmarks such as the Gasparilla Island Lighthouse, which adds to the scenic beauty and rich history of the region.

With the combination of expert guidance from Captain Austin and the natural allure of Boca Grande and Charlotte Harbor, anglers are sure to have memorable fishing trips that offer both action-packed adventures and beauty of the Florida’s Gulf Coast.

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