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Florida Inshore Xtream Charters

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Red Tide? No Problem for Captain Jesse

I booked a trip last week with Captain Jesse, hoping to target Goliath Groupers. The evening before... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Indianapolis, Indiana
Fathers Day Tarpon Trip

My dad and I flew down to fish with Jesse and Kelly for Tarpon. Shortly after daylight we were... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
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Captain Jesse, a native Floridian is a USCG licensed captain in southwest Florida. Come aboard his 2014 Pathfinder for an action packed day of fishing the finest waters in the state. Capt Jesse operates his charter business out of Gasparilla Marina...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
15001 Gasparilla Rd, Boca Grande, FL 33946-2616
+1 941-698-0323
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

I booked a trip last week with Captain Jesse, hoping to target Goliath Groupers. The evening before the outing, Jesse was very straightforward with the current fishing conditions, as red tide was in full swing. Despite the gloomy chance of us catching zero fish, we...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

My dad and I flew down to fish with Jesse and Kelly for Tarpon. Shortly after daylight we were seeing plenty of fish! Unfortunately you can’t make them eat and after casting into several pods of them we were unable to hookup. But not to...More

Thank Rydaharr
Reviewed 28 May 2018

My family and friends went out with Capt Jesse and it was the ultimate fishing experience. Throughout the week we were catching massive tarpon and goliath grouper (the biggest fish i'd ever seen). Capt Jesse is an expert fisherman, but a huge selling point is...More

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Had an awesome fishing trip with Jesse and Kelly chasing tarpon and Goliath grouper. Jesse knew exactly where to find the tarpon and what makes them bite. Kelly took us straight to the grouper. The guides were very passionate about what they do and also...More

Thank cchampi0n81
Reviewed 7 May 2018

My girlfriend and I traveled from N.C. to fish for Tarpon and Goliath with Capt. Jesse and it was well worth the drive. He was very personable, professional, and knowledgeable! I'm a licensed Capt. myself and know you can't always make it happen but our...More

Thank Jamie P
Reviewed 5 April 2018

I took my kids out with Jesse last week and he took us on a great all day fishing trip. In the morning, we caught loads of trout (keepers) back inshore in Charlotte Harbor, around some of those small islands. After lunch on Cabbage Key,...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I have been trying to get on Capt Jessie’s boat for sometime, let me just say in short... it was worth the wait. With the weather in March not wanting to cooperate , Capt Jesse kept us well informed, and when we arrived, He took...More

Thank dswcorp
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Jesse took our money, $500 for a Tarpon outing that he should have never taken us on - I found out later, that after a major storm that the Tarpon move off shore. Certainly Jesse knew this and IMO took advantage of us. He should...More

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Jesse M, Owner at Florida Inshore Xtream Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

First off, this trip was 9 months ago. I told you on multiple occasions prior to the trip that we had a storm and the tarpon pushed offshore and we could try goliath. I even told you this the day of the trip. You still...More

Reviewed 10 February 2018

We read reviews of Capt Jessie and Kelly before we booked our trip. If we could give a 6 star rating after our charter with Captain Jessie, we would! Excellent guide, professional, personal, super knowledgeable, safety conscious, a stickler for rules, really nice boat, new...More

Thank Candyps
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Couldn't have asked for a better day! Weather was perfect and fishing was great! Captain Jesse definitely knows where the fish are! We all ate fish last night! Red Grouper, Lane & Mangrove Snapper. I would recommend Captain Jesse to anyone who wants to catch...More

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