Captain Matt is a native Floridian and the founder of the Tampa Bay Fishing Guide Association. Captain Matt grew up fishing the waters of Tampa Bay, Florida and has a true passion for the water. With over 20 years experience fishing local waters, both inshore and offshore, his angling knowledge and skill have been proven by several first place and top five finishes in some of the area’s largest fishing tournaments.
Matt has a knack for catching big fish and is always eager to help you hunt for your catch of a lifetime. Whether your goal is a monster snook, giant tarpon or a shark 3 times your size, Capt. Matt is ready! Some of his favorite species to fish for include Tarpon, Cobia, Snook and Redfish.
Capt. Matt caters to the novice and experienced anglers alike and has a passion for fishing with kids, teaching them about the ocean and the fish that swim in it. Kid-friendly charters are always available.
Capt. Matt also offers his expertise as a guide on your boat, showing you the best fishing spots in your area and the necessary techniques to have a productive, fish catching day.
Captain Matt runs an impeccably well-kept, custom built, Andros Tarpon 26 as well as a beautiful Cabo sportfishing yacht for big offshore trips. The Andros is a giant flats machine and will run as shallow as most flats boats while still having enough room for 4 to 6 people. Both boats are equipped with the best electronics, and top of the line fishing tackle to ensure and a safe and productive day on the water.
BOOK YOUR CHARTER
Contact Captain Matt Santiago today to book your fish catching adventure at
813.205.2327 or email@example.com