Capt. Chet was born and raised in the Tampa Bay area and fell in love with fishing as a very young boy. He has guided some of the world’s top name celebrities and politicians. Through his passion and hard work he has earned a living as a full time guide in the Tampa Bay area for over 25 years.
Capt. Chet invites you and your guests to come aboard and enjoy the thrills of fishing for the top gamefish that Tampa Bay has to offer.
Capt. Chet promises to use his life long experience to put you on the fish here in the Tampa Bay area. He looks forward to meeting you and your guests. Book your trip of a lifetime today.
Capt. Chet and Mark Sosin
Filming a show for Mark Sosin’s Saltwater Journal
Capt. Chet with one of his Tarpon friends
Capt. Chet with Wade Boggs
Hall of Famer Wade Boggs and Capt. Chet Tarpon fishing on Tampa Bay
Capt. Chet and Roland Martin
Roland Martin with Capt. Chet heading out for some fun on Tampa Bay
“Capt. Chet has always been a 100%er for me”
– Frank Sargeant, Outdoor Editor for Tampa Tribune
” Truly a master angler “
Platt, former Hillsborough County Commissioner
“Congratulations on winning the Chuck Lamar Celebrity Grand Slam Tournament”
– Charlie Crist, Former Governor of Florida